Tag: Apple

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Everything You Need To Know About Apple’s New Photos App In 1 Simple List

I don’t know about you, but I now take hundreds—if not thousands—of photos and videos every single month. And even more so now that my iPhone can take stop-motion videos (and to a lesser extent slo-mo’s). Organizing those photos using iPhoto was abysmal because iPhoto had become so outdated that is was slow and junky […]

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The 5 Best Non-Apple 27-Inch Monitors For Your Mac (Thunderbolt Display Alternatives)

If you’re looking at this post you don’t want Apple’s own Thunderbolt Display (which is sad because I love mine; I’ve got it hooked up to my 11-inch MacBook Air and it works SO well). In any case, you’re looking for a Thunderbolt Display alternative that is either nicer or cheaper. Not coincidentally, I’ve listed some […]

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The 7 Best Smartwatches You Can Buy NOW (2015)

The way that smartwatches (and wearable tech in general) are hitting the mainstream this year is very exciting. Smartphones have just become our phones and people are looking for a new, exciting gadget to obsess over. But smartwatches represent more than just a fad or a new category or must-have device; they have the potential […]

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The 7 Best Ultra-Thin Laptops You Can Buy NOW (2015)

I really, really love my 11-inch MacBook Air. I love it so much I had to find a way to work a mention of it into this article about laptops that are even thinner and lighter than it (mission accomplished); especially it’s brother, the new MacBook (I actually bought my Air AFTER the new MacBook […]

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10 Mac Apps/Hacks That Will Make You Say WOW

Are you ready to be more productive while making your Mac more secure and a bit cleaner and more organized in the process? We’ve rounded up 10 of the best recently-released Mac apps to help you do just that because, lets face it, there’s no easier hack than simply installing an app. I’ve been wanting […]

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Siri: 150 Examples Of What You Can Ask Apple’s Personal Assistant

Siri is one of my favorite Apple products. In fact, I’ve been using it since before the Apple acquisition. But even though I’ve been using Siri for several years now, I just realized how many voice commands I could issue that I had no idea about. That’s because Apple just released an awesome new website […]

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Everything You Need To Know About Apple Pay In 1 Simple List

Have you been hearing a lot about Apple Pay but aren’t quite sure what it is or how it works? Are you curious where Apple Pay is accepted or how to add your credit or debit card information to Apple Pay? No, you don’t need to call a friend or your kids; DailyTekk’s got everything […]

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GYMLE Gold Metallic Colored MacBook Air Hard Case Review

As I type this article on my 11″ MacBook Air (2015), it’s wrapped in GYMLE’s gold-colored metallic hard case. I recently saw a promotion for this MacBook Air case that said something along the lines of, “Turn your MacBook Air gold like the new MacBook.” I thought to myself, “Huh. I’ll see what it’s like.” […]

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This Is The Most Un-Apple-Like Thing About Macs

Apple makes amazing computers packed with amazingly crappy screen savers. I can’t believe it; especially since Apple spends who knows how much money to hire who knows how many designers—led by the design-obsessed Jony Ive—to ensure that machine and interface alike look incredible. But somewhere amidst the new product launches and upgrades, something Mac users spend […]

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These Are The Best Apple Watch Stands & Docks

So you have/want an Apple Watch. Don’t treat it like a Timex (or even a Rolex) just leaving it to sit around. This is no normal watch—it’s a smartwatch; and the king of the smartwatches at that. And so it deserves a proper throne. And, even before the Apple Watch is officially available to buy, there are already […]

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How To Setup Your Apple Watch And Download Watch Apps

Editor’s note: this is a guest post by Keval Padia, a founder and CEO of Nimblechapps, a fast-growing Apple watch app development company.  Apple watch is considered as an amazing personal device and an incredibly accurate timepiece. Apple has made the most powerful technology easily accessible in the form a smartwatch. The watch is no exception to tell […]

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How To Take Better iPhone Pictures + The Best Photo Apps

My iPhone IS my camera. I have a DSLR laying around the house somewhere, but I hardly ever use it anymore. My iPhone is more convenient and the quality improves with every new model. There are even rumors that the iPhone 6s or 7 may be able to take DSLR-like images. But the iPhone is […]

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Why I Skipped The New MacBook and Bought An 11” MacBook Air

How closely were you paying attention to Apple’s most recent announcement in which it talked about the upcoming Apple Watch and unveiled a brand new laptop: the MacBook? I was one of those people tuning in via their Apple TV. And while I initially tuned in to glean as much new Watch info as I […]

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How to Fix Up and Refurbish an Old Mac, DIY-Style

Do you have an old MacBook or iMac that just isn’t running as well as it used to? So do I. It’s a 27-inch iMac from 2009. It sports a 3.06 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo processor and 4 GB of DDR3 RAM. It’s been a great machine for me over the years, but these days […]

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Why The Apple Watch Will Be A Hit

When I first heard about the Apple Watch—the actual thing, not just the rumors—my initial reaction was along the lines of, “Wow, that’s cool but I don’t know if I need one.” From that moment on, began to wonder if Apple might be making a really cool product that nobody would end up buying. I mean think […]

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Focus Folder: the Ultimate iPhone Productivity Technique (Lifehack)

Life is chaotic and, truthfully, sometimes smartphones make things worse. Sure, there are many great apps for being more productive and organized… but clutter is oftentimes a person’s worst enemy. Well here’s an iPhone productivity/organization hack that has worked wonders for me: organizing every single app on my iPhone into one folder. For lack of […]

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The Top 100 iPhone 6 and 6 Plus Accessories (Categorized & Ranked)

I love my new iPhone 6 Plus (although sometimes I wish I had gone with the smaller 6). Either way. Best phone I’ve ever owned. Regular readers know I’ve been on the hunt for the best looking iPhone 6 cases for a few weeks now, but I figured it was time to see what other amazingly […]

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The Best Looking iPhone 6 Cases Part 2: Griffin Reveal

I’m on a mission to find and test the best looking iPhone 6 and 6 Plus cases, and then pick a winner. I love the design of the iPhone 6 and I think it’s a necessary shame to have to cover it up. So far I’ve taken a look at Incipio’s NGP case. Today I’m […]

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The Best Looking iPhone 6 Cases Part 1: Incipio NGP

From the moment I knew I’d be buying an iPhone 6 I was thinking about what case I’d want to use. Yes, I hate to cover up such a beautiful work of art, but I’d much rather have a whole work of art than a broken one. Let’s face it: the iPhone 6 is a […]

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Henge Gravitas iPad and iPhone dock review

Tired of undocking your iOS device only to find that it hasn’t undocked and that you’ve got to stop everything and use two hands to pry the device from the dock? I’ve got just the dock for you. The Gravitas iPad and iPhone dock from Henge ($69) is colossal. Not in terms of it’s footprint […]