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iPhone, iPad app and accessory holiday sales

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A roundup of stocking stuffers for the tech savvy

Somewhere between the usefulness of a TOMY Pocket game and the price of an iPhone.

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Stocking stuffers for the tech savvy: Lightning cables

All colors, all shapes, all lengths, all necessary.

Thinking of buying a camera? How to pick the right one

Take the time and do the research to make sure you find the best fit.

Stocking stuffers for the tech savvy: Une Bobine and PlugDock

They fit your stocking and your budget.

Black Friday 2014 iPhone, iPad app and accessory deals [updated]

Some pretty impressive sales on some pretty impressive products.

Find great gift ideas in the Technology Tell Apple Gift Guide

Excellent Apple gift ideas for all products, prices and recipients.

Five Mac games that make fantastic last minute gifts

Want to know a secret about gift giving? No one cares when you bought the gift. What matters is that the gift is awesome I mean it’s the thought that counts. What matters is that it’s the thought that counts. These five Mac games from 2013 will show you put plenty of thought into your gifts, and through the wonders of digital downloads, it won’t matter if you bought them on Cyber Monday or Christmas Eve.

Social Playbook: The best iOS and Mac game gifts you can play together

With families and friends living in different parts of the world, it’s hard to spend time together. Sure, you can call or text, but there’s a limit to how many times you can talk about your day at work or school. So, what can you do to still stay close with your loved ones? Play games together! There are many options—from MMOs to MOBAs—on your gaming computer or smartphone. With Christmas just ahead and sales in full swing, now is the best time to do last-minute shopping.

AppleTell Gift Guide: Sumo Lounge Sultan bean bag chair

This is not the first time I’ve suggested a Sumo Lounge bean bag chair as a unique gift idea. Earlier this year, I recommended the Sumo Lounge Emperor as a fun piece of furniture with which to ship your kids off to college. I can’t make that suggestion with the Sumo Lounge Sultan, however, because this thing is big…far too big to fit in a dorm room. For the den or a family member’s first apartment, however, it makes a fun holiday gift.

AppleTell Gift Guide: How to create a custom NFL iPhone case

How do you represent your team when you can’t find decent NFL designs? You put together a couple different brands to create your own custom iPhone case. Here, I represent my fellow 12s by customizing my iPhone 5 skin colors at Slickwraps, then finish it off with an Esoterism Embrace-5 aluminum bumper. It allows you to get more creative with your gift, and you get a better case than the usual hunks of plastic endorsed by the NFL.

Holiday Gift Guide: The best iPhone and iPad accessories for musicians

If you’re looking to buy a gift this year for a musician, your iPhone and iPad options have never been better. Digital input adapters for connecting instruments like guitars and the like to iOS devices are now much easier to find, but this year also brought us other musical accessories. And thanks to Apple’s Core MIDI in iOS 7, many of these accessories are able to interact with just about any musical app on the App Store (as long as they support Core MIDI). Let’s cut to the chase, here are my favorite iPhone and iPad accessories for musicians released this year.