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This in-depth Microsoft Office training bundle is just $40 today

If you’ve worked in virtually any type of office during the past thirty years, you’ve doubtlessly at least dabbled in Microsoft’s famed Office suite. But having only a baseline knowledge of these powerful programs is no longer sufficient if you want to be competitive in the modern workplace.

The Ultimate Microsoft Office Certificate Mastery Bundle will help you take your Office skills to the next level, and it’s on sale for over 95% off at just $ 39.99.

With 12  [Read More…]

Sairento: Untethered and Red Matter are $10 off for the Oculus Quest

Sairento and Red Matter come bundled together this weekend for 20% off.

What you need to know Red Matter is an impressive adventure puzzler set during a sci-fi Cold War on a distant moon. Sairento: Untethered puts you in the shoes of a ninja and features some of the most intense action you’ll find in VR. Both games are bundled together for $ 10 off ($ 35.99 total) until 1/20/2020 10 AM PT.

If you’re one of  [Read More…]

This $40 training bundle will help you join the ranks of in-demand cloud admins

It’s not a reach to suggest that cloud computing is among the hottest sectors in all of tech. Everywhere you look you find an app, game, or service that relies on the cloud.

While you might think that Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the king of the hill right now, it’s not. Sure, they just pulled in nearly $ 8 billion per quarter, but that’s nothing compared to what Microsoft is doing with Azure. AWS grew at a 40% rate  [Read More…]

OnePlus aims for max smoothness via chip capable of 30fps to 120fps upgrade

Similar technology is often found in higher-tier TVs.

What you need to know OnePlus’ next flagship is slated to feature a 120Hz Fluid Display. To improve its users’ overall experience, the company is planning on integrating Motion Estimation, Motion Compensation (MEMC) technology into its phones. The tech, usually found in TVs, allows for 30fps content to be upscaled to the 120fps for a smoother viewing experience.

Much like the shift from Full HD to 4K content, while  [Read More…]

Reviewing the xFyro Aria true wireless earbuds

The true wireless earbuds space seems to grow by the week with new brands and models arriving all the time.

On the high end of the market are products like the Sony WF-1000XM3, Apple AirPods Pro, and Master & Dynamic MW07 Plus. On the low end are myriad competitors racing to the bottom with sub-$ 50 offerings.

While it might be nice to snag a pair of headphones or earphones at that price, you might find yourself replacing them before  [Read More…]

Grand Theft Auto V is the best-selling game of the decade

Rockstar Games has the reigning champion for the decade.

What you need to know The final NPD report of 2019 has revealed the best-selling games of the decade. Grand Theft Auto V is the best-selling game of the decade. Several other games on the list are Call of Duty titles.

While the December 2019 NPD report has been released, there’s also some additional information available that pertains to the entire past decade of gaming. The NPD Group  [Read More…]

Forget ANC and give me a stronger connection to my earbuds

I carry both an Android and an iPhone, but I only keep one set of headphones on me. When it was time to go wireless, I tried a number of different pairs, and ended up settling on a set of AirPods. I mostly loved them — past tense, because I ran them through the washing machine and they died. This is a problem that wireless earbuds will need to fix, and I suspect that true waterproofing will come  [Read More…]

Super Bowl 2020 live stream: when it starts, how to watch online, & more

The biggest NFL game of the year, Super Bowl 2020, takes place on February 2 which isn’t very far away. Whether you are attending a party, planning to stay home, or will be traveling, one thing you may be wondering is how to watch the Super Bowl. Well, there are a lot of different ways, and a lot to know about the various ways.

It’s been a crazy season so far, and while we don’t know exactly who will be  [Read More…]

What are the differences between Mint Mobile and Tello?

Larger network, more phones Mint Mobile

From $ 15/month at Mint Mobile

Pros Larger T-Mobile network Unlimited talk and text on all plans Hotspot included Works with most unlocked phones Save in bulk Cons Must buy in bulk Data maxes at 12GB

Mint Mobile uses the strength of the T-Mobile network to provide a reasonable amount of data with great coverage and speed. You can save more money by buying several months at once but you  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S20 will have a 5x optical zoom according to latest report

Korean optics manufacturer makes no mention of components for 10x optical zoom in the Galaxy S20.

What you need to know A report out of Korea shows that optics manufacturer Optrontech is supplying prisms that support 5x optical zoom for the Samsung Galaxy S20. That contradicts previous rumors that the Galaxy S20 Ultra will sport a camera with 10x optical zoom. It’s still possible that the S20 Ultra could feature a 10x digital zoom though.

With the  [Read More…]