Archive for April, 2017

AT&T’s ‘5G Evolution’ network isn’t a brand (new) problem

AT&T told us it would be rolling out its 5G lie back in February. At the time, no one cared. Here’s why we still shouldn’t care.

In February, AT&T announced that it would launch something called a 5G Evolution network in Austin later in the year. At the time, no one paid the announcement much attention because it was filtered in with a larger, seemingly more-important pronouncement: that AT&T was moving towards real 5G trials, also in  [Read More…]

First look at the Motorola Moto E4 Plus

Motorola have already revealed some of its devices this year, while others have leaked. We can now add to this list the upcoming low-end Moto E4 and E4 Plus devices that the company are said to be launching in the next few weeks. New images have surfaced online that claim to be genuine shots of the […]

Learn to code in 2017 with this amazing bundle of courses!

You have decided to embark on a new career in web development, but the problem is you don’t know where to start. You could go to a four-year college and get a degree in computer science; but that means spending four years of your life as a student — you don’t have time for that!

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You could also attend a short intensive boot camp program, but  [Read More…]

Grab Samsung’s Galaxy S7 LED View Cover for just $45 today

Samsung’s LED View Cover is a very popular case for the Galaxy S7 for a number of reasons. This folio style case protects the front and back of the phone without bulking it up, and still shows you your notifications and the time with the built-in LEDs, all for just $ 45.

You can opt-out of Google Location services tracking your wifi hotspot or router

To improve your location accuracy and the services based on Google using this data, Google uses publicly broadcast Wi-Fi data from wireless access points and GPS, cell tower, and sensor data. While this is useful for improving the accuracy of your location, you might just simply not want Google using your access point to offer tracking […]

Google won’t be providing security updates for the Pixel beyond 2019

As part of the ongoing effort to improve the security of Android, monthly security updates are provided for each device to include the latest security patches so you don’t have to wait for a major release. These updates are only provided for a certain amount of time before it is considered you should really be […]

What do all those networking terms mean? Network nerdery for dummies

Making sense of those acronyms and abbreviations.

“Hey, man. Did you hear that Qualcomm’s new X20 modem is rated for cat 18 LTE, carries 12 spatial streams and is 4×4 MIMO capable? Isn’t that cool?”

Maybe that’s cool, but really how is a regular person with a regular job or who goes to regular school and has regular hobbies supposed to know? It sounds like a secret code with all the abbreviations and acronyms, and the companies  [Read More…]

Skybox VR aims to be the best media player for every platform

Skybox lets you watch videos streamed from your PC, no matter which headset you own.

There are plenty of different VR video players that are available for viewing all of those awesome videos that you download from the internet. Being able to watch the videos that you want to watch, when and where you want them, isn’t really anything new. Now, with Skybox’s Airscreen feature you can stream videos from your PC right to your VR headset.  [Read More…]

Digital Offers: Keep all of your devices juiced up for $60

We’ve all been out and about or on a trip where power outlets are scarce and devices are many. At this point, our phones are our connection to the world, and our laptops and tablets are all but a necessity, especially when we travel. If you find yourself running out of battery on all your devices, where do you turn?

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You need a reliable external battery bank. These  [Read More…]

How to use Kodi to watch live TV

Kodi is a terrific cord-cutting tool, and it’s really simple to watch live TV with it on your favorite Android.

To be clear, this isn’t about watching TV channels delivered over the internet (IPTV) but actual over-the-air (OTA) channels. With the right hardware and matching plugins, adding your OTA TV to the main Kodi interface is a breeze. Android TV can integrate Live TV itself, but if you’re a fan of having everything inside the Kodi interface  [Read More…]