With Millions Currently Working from Home, Now More Than Ever Protecting Personal Privacy is Top Priority
(San Mateo, CA) – June 9, 2020 – Personal privacy is a universal concern. Now more than ever, people want to control their privacy as much as possible. Eyebloc®, a leading, U.S. based company focused on protecting consumers’ privacy and data through professional-grade tech accessories and products, today announced their licensing partnership with Kensington®, the worldwide leader of desktop computing and mobility solutions for IT, business, and home office professionals, and The Professionals’ Choice. The first products to be released through this partnership include Nanobloc™ Webcam Cover (K64571WW, SRP $9.99) and Eyebloc® Webcam Cover for MacBook (K64570WW, SRP $19.99). The products are available now through CDW, with other resellers to follow.
Nanobloc uses nano suction technology to cover the camera on any device, leaving zero residue. If the nano suction picks up dirt, simply wash with water, allow it to dry, and the blocker will be ready to stick thousands of more times. Since the universal webcam cover is compatible with tablets, phones, and computers, anyone can use Nanobloc to protect their privacy on all their devices.
Eyebloc Webcam Cover for MacBook is a patented webcam cover designed exclusively for MacBook. It attaches directly to any MacBook using the laptop’s built-in magnets, eliminating the use of tape or glue, and remains firmly in place when the laptop is closed. The product works with MacBook Air, MacBook Pro and MacBook, and easily slides to enable the webcam when needed.
Both the patented Eyebloc Webcam Cover for MacBook and the Nanobloc Universal Webcam Cover have been chosen by fortune 100 CTOs to come pre-installed on all their laptops because they are the only webcam blockers to work without using adhesives, resulting in no messy residue and the ability to close laptops without the threat of damaging trackpads.
“Our belief in the need for this product, coupled with our continued commitment to delivering the world’s best webcam covers, led to the perfect alliance with Kensington,” said CJ Isakow, President/Founder of Eyebloc. “Working with Kensington’s experienced engineers and global distribution, we are able to take the functionality and quality of our patented webcam cover for MacBook to a new level.”
“Kensington’s history of focusing on professional users and innovative physical security for computers, plus Eyebloc’s focus on today’s online privacy and data security, makes this an ideal partnership,” said Gwen Hsu, VP Global Product Development, of Kensington, “With today’s professionals increasingly working from home, this product helps our business customers stay secure and protect their privacy.”
Founded in 2013, Eyebloc is a U.S. based company creating technology products that protect people’s privacy and data through unsurpassed design, function and quality. Eyebloc’s appearance on ABC’s Shark Tank Season 5 brought national attention to privacy issues.
The company’s portfolio of products includes the patented Eyebloc Webcam for MacBook, the Nanobloc Universal Webcam Cover and Databloc Data-Blocking USB Adapter.
All products are available for purchase on Amazon and the company’s website. Businesses and government agencies can purchase the newest line on CDW.com and other B2B distributors. Eyebloc is also proud to partner with the promotional products industry to supply custom webcam covers and data blocking USBs to corporate clients. For more information, please visit www.eyebloc.com
Kensington is a leading provider of desktop and mobile device accessories, trusted by IT, educators, business, and home office professionals around the world for more than 35 years. Kensington strives to anticipate the needs and challenges of the ever-evolving workplace and craft professional-tier award-winning solutions for organizations committed to providing peak professionals the tools they need to thrive. The company prides itself as The Professionals’ Choice, and on its core values surrounding design, quality, and support.
In office and mobile environments, Kensington’s extensive portfolio of award-winning products provides trusted security, desktop productivity innovations, and ergonomic well-being.
Headquartered in San Mateo, California, Kensington is the inventor and worldwide leader in laptop security locks. Kensington is a division of ACCO Brands (NYSE: ACCO), one of the world’s largest designers, marketers, and manufacturers of branded business, academic, and consumer products, sold in more than 100 countries across the globe.
Kensington is a registered trademark of ACCO Brands. Kensington, The Professionals’ Choice, is a trademark of ACCO Brands. All other registered and unregistered trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
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