It works.

by R. Proffitt Moderator - 12/3/12 10:25 AM

In Reply to: Airbag Patent by jonathantrent

But you rarely see folk willing to accept the baggage it carries. There is a newer idea where you can drop a bowling ball on the iPad. Here's the CNET video link.
http://cnettv.cnet.com/we-drop-bowling-ball-ipad/9742-1_53-50118212.html

With the edge it's about 45 bucks. The big protector with "everything" is 99 but it's quite nice.
Bob