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The HP Pavilion x360 is a laptop/tablet for college students on a budget

Wondering whether or not you should buy an HP Pavilion x360 convertible PC? This won’t be a full review, but instead I’m going to tell you about this 2-in-1 device’s top features. If you’re not familiar with the x360 ($399), it’s a hybrid Windows 8 device that’s part laptop and part tablet. It seems positioned as a good budget device for high-school …

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Bing just helped me find an awesome place to eat

Whether I’m traveling or at home, finding a great new restaurant to try is something I do quite often. I mean, I love eating at new places. It’s a relatively inexpensive way to add some excitement to a day, even when I’m busy. If I’m on the road (even on a boring business trip) I can find a cool place …

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4K Video Downloader: a simple but powerful tool

Ultra High Definition Television, otherwise known as 4K video, is video that has a resolution of approximately 4,000 pixels. 4K video is 8 megapixels (3840×2160) and has four times as many pixels as standard HD video (1920×1080) which is 2.1 megapixels. This extreme increase in quality has resulted in many video enthusiasts buying 4K UltraHD TVs, and others searching for …

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Where To Find The Best Father’s Day Tech Gifts (And Prices)

This post was written as part of my collaboration with eBay. I’m not going to lie: I have found it pretty difficult to find the perfect Father’s Day gift in the past. For one thing, being a guy, I don’t really love to do a lot of shopping. For another, you don’t want to get something crappy or cheesy or …

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The Best Way To Get The Latest Tech Gear Is To Sell Your Old Gear First

Possibly the worst thing about owning the latest electronics—like cell phones, TVs, tablets, wearable tech and laptops, for instance—is that these items have a shelf life. Coincidentally, that’s also one of their best features. Selling your old gear can be the springboard into buying your new gear. It’s kind of a virtuous cycle, as much of a pain in the …

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BugHerd Review: The Tool Every Web Designer/Developer Should Start Using Immediately

I’ve designed my fair share of websites over the last decade. In that time I’ve discovered that one of the trickiest parts of creating a website for a client is miscommunication. In any web design project involving more than one person there’s a good chance unclear and/or inadequate instructions will run rampant. There are plenty of reasons why this happens. …

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How To Properly Setup Your New Windows 8 Device

It’s Christmastime again and you know what that means: gadgets as gifts. Yep, tech is going to be big this year and many shoppers are looking to get their hands on one of the latest Windows devices—like a Surface Pro 2—either for themselves or for a family member. Why? Fun and productivity. Microsoft devices are the only way to play …

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Great Gadgets I Discovered On eBay: My Collections (Part 2)

In part 1 of this series, I introduced you to a new feature on eBay called Collections that lets you organize your favorite technology (and other) finds into groups that people can follow (you can follow me here). I also showcased 3 of my favorite collections: the Smart Home Collection which features awesome connected gadgets like the Nest Carbon Monoxide detector, …

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Experts Close More Deals by Using UberConference

If you’ve been searching for a low-cost innovation that would give your business a boost in sales, professionalism, and overall management quality, UberConference has what you need. This revolutionary conference-calling application allows you to access powerful features on every call you make, and conduct your business in a transformed environment. Here’s an overview of the advantages that UberConference offers: Efficiency …

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Great Gadgets I Discovered on eBay: My Collections (Part 1)

As you know, I’m a technology curator. It must be in my blood or something. I can’t even count all of the gadgets and apps that I’ve collected into lists for myself and for others over the last couple years. Curating great technology is really what DailyTekk is all about. So you can imagine how excited I was to find …

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Make Your Mark: Skillshare and Levi Team Up to Teach Creativity

Creativity rules the world and it’s getting more important every day. Think about it: almost everything you do on a given day is infused with creativity: advertising on billboards on the subway or the side of the road on your commute, the music you listen to, the smartphone you might be reading this on. If these things weren’t creative, you …

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MyGadgets: Know How Much Your Gadget Collection Is Worth

eBay just launched a really cool new feature called MyGadgets. It lets you quickly figure out what your gadget collection would be worth (either individual items or the entire group) if you were to list them for sale right now on the eBay Marketplace. To celebrate, eBay is giving away some incredible prizes including an 84” Sony 4K TV, a …

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Reviewed: Sony’s 84″ Ultra-HD TV (It’s Awesome)

Click here to win this TV! You’ve never seen a TV like this before. In fact, you’ve never even imagined one. My words here are pretty inadequate in offering up a compelling description to any person who hasn’t yet seen one themselves. Stunning, vivid, jaw-dropping and awe-inspiring come close to describing it’s magnificence. Watching a Blu-ray like After Earth on …

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How to Buy a Complete Home Theater Set-up

Lets face facts: there are TV room and then there are TV rooms. Many people today are converting their TV rooms into home theaters. What is a home theater? Simply put, a home theater tries to replicate the experience of going to the movies in your home. That means a big screen, loud, rich sounds, high-definition and occasionally some extra …

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Win a Free HTC One X+ Smartphone Worth $549.99

Yep, you read that right. We’re giving away a sweet smartphone to one lucky winner (must be resident of the USA to enter). Contest ends on February 4. All you need to do in order to win is to follow @DailyTekk on Twitter (you can get bonus points for sharing this giveaway page). Here’s a few specs/features to make your …

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Meet the New Microsoft Outlook (PICS)

Presented by Outlook.com. Outlook.com is a preview of modern email from Microsoft. It has a fresh and intuitive design, it connects your email to useful information from Facebook and Twitter, and it gives you a smarter inbox with the power of Office and SkyDrive. Visit Outlookpreview.com to learn more and connect with us at @outlook on Twitter. Email is email is email, …

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A Dream Home Theater Setup

So, you aren’t a millionaire but you really want a nice home theater system. The problem is, you have no idea what to get–you just need someone to make a recommendation so you can have a place to start. Well look no further because DailyTekk has you covered. The guts of any great home theater system are the video and …

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Why Print Posters Are Still Relevant (and Awesome) in the Digital Age

Allow me to revert to my background as a designer for a moment. Before I started DailyTekk, I ran a popular design blog (which got hacked). In it’s heyday it was getting 150,000 unique visitors per month. I wrote about design techniques, freelancing best practices, design inspiration and much more. I loved it because I loved design and even though …

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