In 2011, Cody turned his part-time hobby of writing about Apple and the mobile industry into a full time job, and hasn’t looked back since. In his spare time, he’s a self-proclaimed pool shark and likes hanging out on the beach.
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Heads up for folks looking for a great deal on a 4K computer monitor. BuyDig, via its eBay storefront, is offering Dell’s 28-inch 4K LED display for just $219. That’s more than 50% off its original retail price, and nearly $100 cheaper than you can find it anywhere else today. It comes with the full 1-year warranty and shipping is free.
Apple on Tuesday updated its iTunes Store with new promotions on movies and other content. Among this week’s deals are a number of 4K Dolby Atmos films on sale for under $10 including Wonder Woman, John Wick 2 and Sicario. Check out the full roundup below.
Last month I upgraded to the new iPhone XS Max using Apple’s Upgrade Program. It was my first time upgrading this way, and although it went fairly smoothly, there were a few things I picked up that I felt were worth passing along to folks looking to use the Program to pick up the iPhone XR that goes up for pre-order later this week.
The Nano Sous Vide Precision Cooker from Anova allows anyone to cook a restaurant-quality meal without needing to be an expert in the kitchen. Simply attach the Nano to any pot, add water, drop in desired food in a sealed bag or glass jar, and let Anova handle the rest. And right now you can get the Nano for just $79 on Amazon.
This week’s edition of our Apps of the Week roundup includes a simple yet powerful RSS reader, a unique note-taking app, and a healthy guide to fast food. And as always, we’ve selected two great new games for you to check out.
If you’re in the market for a new pair of headphones that won’t break the bank, check out this deal on the Grado SR60i Prestige Series. They look great, sound great and are comfortable enough to support long listening sessions. And for a limited time, there are just $36.
Heads up, Anker is running a great deal on their Soundcore headphones right now. They are truly wireless earbuds that are easy to pair, sound great, and come with a portable charging/carrying case. And for a limited time, you can snag them for just $50 on Amazon.
In the market for a thin, minimal case for your new iPhone XS or XS Max? iDB has you covered. We’ve put together a roundup of what we believe are the best ultra-thin cases available for Apple’s new handsets with options that are inexpensive, feature very little branding, and are so thin you’ll forget they’re there.
Having a smart dashboard camera in your vehicle is kind of like having an extra set of eyes watching the road while you drive. This one from Yi offers real-time lane departure warnings, collision detection, auto video recording in the event of an accident, and for a limited time it’s just $36 on Amazon.
Apple on Tuesday updated its iTunes Store with new promotions on movies and other content. Among the deals are popular sci-fi films in 4K and mother & daughter movies for under $10. Check out the full roundup below.
Looking for a wireless charger for your iPhone? Consider a wireless charging stand. Unlike pads/mats, which lay flat, stands hold your phone upright so you can perform simple tasks and view Lock screen alerts while charging. Stands also typically have fewer dead spots—areas not covered by the charging coil—ensuring more consistent charges. Below we’ve put together a list of what we believe are some of the best wireless charging stands available.
Looking for an inexpensive wireless charging pad? Check out this one from Choetech. It has a 4-star customer rating, on over 5K reviews, and for a limited time it’s just $5 on Amazon. This is easily one of the best prices we’ve seen on a wireless charging accessory, so don’t hesitate to pick one up.