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I Wish Best Buy Would Live On, But Here’s Why It Will Die

Oh Best Buy… the last bastion of electronic superstoreness left over from the good ol’ nineties. How I mourn thee. People have been calling Best Buy Amazon’s showroom for quite some time now in jest, and, while that might be true to some extent, the thing Best Buy really has going for it is that if you think of some …

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10 Terrific Fitness Tracking Devices

Americans in general are overweight. The carbs are killing us (infographic). From tech bloggers to celebrities to everyday joes, we need to get in shape and exercise is an essential part of slimming down. While it’s true that it’s easier than ever to be unhealthy thanks to fast food, processed food and decreased activity levels (in other words, watching too much …

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Cool Tech This Week #2

Aesthetics are important considerations for today’s savvy tech consumer (aka, our readers) and the Cool Tech This Week series aims to showcase products with excellent design. Here we post a product’s name and a large picture and nothing else. If it catches your eye, click on the photo to be taken to the product’s official website for more information to …

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Cool Tech this Week #1

DailyTekk got its start showcasing a cool and useful gadget every single weekday (we called it our daily tech finds). Anyone remember those? We’ve gone in a bit of a different direction since then, but I still want to post some great tech finds from time to time. I don’t have a lot of time to write about each find, …

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DTF: Valkee Brightens Up Your Winter, Improves Your Mood With Light

Today’s daily tech find is the Valkee, an interesting product that looks a bit like an MP3 player but with light instead of music coming out of the ear buds. As the website puts it, “Valkee substitutes the mood-elevating effects of the sun, by channeling safe bright light directly to photosensitive regions of the brain through the ear canal.” Apparently many people …

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DTF: Perch Won’t Let You Forget Your Charger When Travelling

Today’s daily tech find is anyone who is a frequent, or even semi-frequent, traveler who has a hard time remembering to pack their charger(s). Whether you’re at home packing for a trip or on the road and packing to go home, leaving a charger behind could be devastating if you can’t access critical data or get time-sensitive work done because …

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Daily Tech Find: BiKN Tethers Anything to Your iPhone So You Won’t Lose It

If you have trouble losing things like your car keys then the BiKN (pronounced like beacon) is right up your alley. The BiKN consists of an iPhone case and electronic tags that you can attach to anything you want to keep track of. Once you’ve tagged some of your items, the BiKN can perform 3 tasks: find, leash or page. …

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Daily Tech Find: Griffin Beacon Turns Your iPhone or Android into a Universal Remote

I hate having a million (or 4) remotes sitting around and that’s exactly why I found the Griffin Beacon device to be so awesome. It instantly turns your iPhone or Android device into a universal remote that is compatible with over 200,000 components from TVs to stereos to DVRs. No wires. No networking. Simply download the Dijit app and you’re …

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Daily Tech Find: SHOWWX+ Pico Projector for iPhones and iPads

If you’re office is anything like my office, you’ve got a number of employees who 1.) own iPhones and 2.) travel frequently for presentations. That’s why I was pretty stoked to find the SHOWWX+ Pico Projector which can project movies, photos, presentations and streaming video up to 100″ in size. That’s pretty big for such a small device (which is …

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Daily Tech Find: Sony LiveView Android Remote

The LiveView Android remote from Sony is wearable (think watch) and lets you get instant updates and launch any app. The LiveView came about when Sony Extras partnered with the London College of Fashion to get new, fresh ideas on wearable technology. The idea reminds me of the WiMM One Watch I recently covered. The Android Market app automatically connects your …

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