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Targus' unveils new EcoSmart Backpack with built-in Apple Find My support

CES® 2022 Innovation Award Winner: The Cypress™ Hero EcoSmart® Backpack with Find My™ Technology from Targus®
CES® 2022 Innovation Award Winner: The Cypress™ Hero EcoSmart® Backpack with Find My™ Technology from Targus® (Image credit: Targus)

What you need to know

  • Targus has a new backpack.
  • Cypress Hero EcoSmart® Backpack has built-in Apple Find My technology.
  • It has been named a CES 2022 Innovation Awards Honoree.

A new Cypress Hero EcoSmart® Backpack from Targus has been named as a CES 2022 Innovation Awards Honoree thanks to its eco-friendly design and built-in Find My support.

In a press release Targus announced:

Targus, a leader in laptop cases and mobile computing accessories, today announced it has been named a CES® 2022 Innovation Awards Honoree for its Cypress Hero EcoSmart® Backpack, featuring built-in Apple® Find My™ Technology.

The bag launches next spring and features a built-in tracking device that connects to your iPhone so that you can find it using the Find My network should you ever lose it. Built to carry a laptop up to sixteen inches, the backpack would be perfect for Apple's best MacBook, the new MacBook Pro (2021), as well as other smaller devices.

Thanks to its eco-friendly design it contains the equivalent of 26 plastic water bottles in recycled materials. Targus' Scott Elrich said "With today's mobile consumers who carry several devices and personal belongings, keeping track of them all can be challenging. We have combined the latest Apple technology with a smart, carefully designed backpack that meets the needs of today's mobile and eco-conscious consumers for superior comfort, convenience, and functionality – whether at home, in the office, or on the go."

Stephen Warwick
Stephen Warwick

Stephen Warwick has written about Apple for five years at iMore and previously elsewhere. He covers all of iMore's latest breaking news regarding all of Apple's products and services, both hardware and software. Stephen has interviewed industry experts in a range of fields including finance, litigation, security, and more. He also specializes in curating and reviewing audio hardware and has experience beyond journalism in sound engineering, production, and design.

Before becoming a writer Stephen studied Ancient History at University and also worked at Apple for more than two years. Stephen is also a host on the iMore show, a weekly podcast recorded live that discusses the latest in breaking Apple news, as well as featuring fun trivia about all things Apple.