Stand keeps your smartphone or tablet at the ready

lifestyle_4_ipad_izel_movaiciZel keeps your device in place

Gone are the days when you used a coffee mug to prop up your smartphone or tablet to watch a movie or check out Facebook while you ate dinner.

The compact, inexpensive iZel (that’s like “i” as in iPad and Zel as on “easel”) keeps your device in place and at the correct angle for viewing.

It fits all devices and folds flat for easy storage.

Order online for $24.95. It comes in several colors.