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Running an iMac in My Lap With Luna Display

If you own an iPad you already have at your fingertips an impressive piece of display technology, so why not…

Black Friday Just Got Easier—Apple on Amazon

Amazon's latest deal with Apple changes the way consumers buy Apple products on Amazon, and takes out the middle man.

Augmented Reality was Apple’s Big Announcement

Along with new iPhones, Apple announced augmented reality features this week and they could be what the technology has been…

A Form Letter, Apple? C’Mon

Apple customer care used to be superior. But my latest experience suggests that's not the case any longer.

Why I’m Done Reviewing Headphones (Unless They’re Exceptional)

Recently, you may have noticed a near-flood of headphone articles on GeekDad. Now one of us is taking a stand.

Mario Jumps Onto iPhone, ‘Pokémon GO’ Evolves on Apple Watch

Yesterday's Apple event saw a number of big reveals, but surely none were as shocking as the arrival of Nintendo's…

Review: Brydge Makes Your iPad a Productivity Workhorse

There is no shortage of wireless keyboards for the iPad. But why settle for just any wireless keyboard? The Brydge…

10 Things I Didn’t Know About Computer History

Computer history has plenty of dark corners where the light no longer shines. Learn about several interesting parts of history…

Apple, Hello Kitty, and Me

What do a computer company, a Japanese cat, and a GeekMom have in common? They're all turning forty this year!…

Apple’s Wasteful Press Event

According to Apple's Senior VP of Marketing, having an older computer is shameful. You know what I think is shameful?…

TarDisk Pear Makes Your MacBook Bigger on the Inside

TarDisk gave two of us their Pear disk, an external drive designed just for Macs. Results were... interesting.

Daily #DadJoke for January 27, 2016

If Apple made a car...

Coding at the Apple Store: Our Hour of Code Experience

When I heard that the Apple store ten minutes from my house would be providing an in-store class for kids,…

A Parent’s Guide to Tablets – Which One Is Right for My Family?

Looking for the perfect tablet to put under the tree but don't know where to start? Here are a few…

Steve Jobs Graphic Bio Is Insanely Great… For Older Kids

A review of the graphic biography 'Steve Jobs: Insanely Great.'

A Girl and The “Apple Demon” – My First MacBook Pro

For someone with extensive PC experience, Apple is not all that user friendly.

Two Months With an Apple Watch

How one more gadget has helped me achieve less screen time.

Bodyguardz Screen Protector Provides Full Coverage

Bodyguardz ScreenGuardz Pure + The Crown offers full coverage for your phone with a tempered glass screen protector and molded…

GeekDad Weekly Geekaway: The Apple Thunderbolt Monitor

Check out our weekly Geekaway: The Apple Thunderbolt Monitor

Practical Fun: Spelling Apps For New Spellers

Sophie's 5-year-old son is starting to learn spelling at school. As a result, she has been on the lookout for…

Weekly Geekaway: Pick Your Own Apple Toy

Check out our weekly Geekaway: The Pick Your Own Apple Toy contest

Every ‘Sick Brick’ Unboxed

We've been tracking with the new "Toys to Life" game Sick Bricks, but this week we had a close look…

5 Great Podcasts for 5 Kinds of Geeks

With time scarce, I find podcasts to be the best tool to help me find out about the things I…

HBO Finally Unveils Its Standalone Streaming Service: HBO NOW

This week, HBO unveiled HBO NOW, its standalone subscription service for the non-cable subscribers out there. In a temporary partnership…

‘Angry Birds Fight!’ Soft Launches

Another day another Angry Birds game. But actually this combination of match-three and role play development in Angry Birds Fight!…

LastPass Ventures Onto the Mac Desktop

Long available as a browser plugin on the Windows, Linux, and OS X platforms, Tuesday morning LastPass made a free,…

Family Sharing – A Fantastic new iOS 8 Feature!

Setting up an Apple ID for your child is a breeze with the new iOS 8 Family Sharing setting!

Thank You, Macworld.

True story -- in 1984 my dad made what I believe to be one of the most important purchases in…

Pokémon TCG Online Now on iPad

You can now enjoy the Pokémon TCG Online on your iPad.

Custom iPhone 6 Cases Available for Preorder (Sponsored by Zazzle)

Now that we're all up to speed on Apple's forthcoming offerings, the time has come to ponder our purchases. Plan…