Archive for May, 2018


Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 now receiving Android 8.0 Oreo update in the U.S.

The best Android tablet available today gets the latest software.

It’s been a long time coming, but the Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 is finally getting its Android 8.0 Oreo update in the U.S. Months after the Galaxy S9 launched on Oreo and the last-gen phones also received the update, Samsung’s near-forgotten big tablet now has the latest software the company has to offer.

The update clocks in at 1.23GB, which is pretty large, and includes both Android  [Read More…]

10 Amazon Prime Video Channels you need to know

There’s a whole world of TV available at Amazon Prime Video Channels. These are just a few you should check out.

Amazon Video has video. A lot of video. Amazon Prime Video has a lot of video that’s free along with your Amazon Prime membership. And for everything else — a whole lot of everything else — there’s Amazon Prime Video Channels.

These are a series of channels to which you’ll subscribe monthly and  [Read More…]

Win a Samsung Galaxy S9+ and RhinoShield protection set from Android Central!

Rhinoshield makes some of our favorite cases, with offerings that are not only stylish and great protection for your phone, but also reasonably priced. Their latest cases for the Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ meet all of that criteria, and more! We’re teaming up with Rhinoshield to give one lucky winner a Samsung Galaxy S9+ and RhinoShield protection set, and 10 additional winners free cases! Keep reading for more info about the cases, a special discount, and  [Read More…]

These phones work on Project Fi

Not sure if your phone works with Project Fi? Check the list below!

If you don’t use a lot of mobile data, want your phone service to be as easy to understand as possible, and/or like being connected to all of Google’s services, Project Fi is absolutely worth looking into.

For just $ 20/month for unlimited calls/texts and then $ 10 per GB of data you use, Project Fi is one of the most compelling MVNOs around  [Read More…]

Hot Take: LG V35 ThinQ (Podcast)

Scott and Andrew break down the V35 ThinQ, the latest smartphone from LG. Who is the target audience? What exactly is LG up to with all of these different devices? Is there too much going on in a short period of time? Tune in to find out what we think of the new device.

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Philo now has a referral program so you and a friend can save some cash on streaming TV

There’s no limit on the number of referrals you can get each month.

Streaming upstart Philo today announced a referral program. Every time someone signs up using your individual referral code, you’ll get a $ 5 credit on your bill, and your friend will get $ 5 off their first month.

Philo is a low-cost streaming service that has a limited number of channels but also tops out at $ 20 a  [Read More…]

Keep RAVPower’s $30 jump starter and portable battery in your car for emergencies

All-in-one for roadside emergencies.

The RAVPower 10000mAh 400A car jump starter and battery charger is down to $ 29.99 with code 9BHR4JD5 on Amazon. It normally sells for $ 50 and has rarely dropped from that price. This is the best price we’ve seen even including other coupon code deals.

The portable charger carries a 10000mAh battery, which is enough to charge even the most recent smartphones a couple times over. The micro USB input can recharge  [Read More…]

KeySmart Pro with Tile: A better way to manage your keys, just $39.99

Lost keys are a thing of the past, thanks to KeySmart Pro and its simple key organizer with Tile Smart Location. Keep all your keys in a simple sleeve, and locate them anywhere using the Tile app. There is a better way to keep track of your keys, and this is it.

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How to Mount your Amazon Echo Dot on the Wall, Ceiling, or Under the Counter

Mounting Amazon Echo Dots around your home is easier than you think!

If you’re looking to turn your house into an Alexa-enabled Smart Home, there’s no better way than with the Amazon Echo Dot. It’s plenty powerful, but most importantly it’s small, allowing it to blend in with the decor of your home.

Out of the box, the Dot is designed to sit on a countertop or end table, and that’s pretty good, but there are plenty  [Read More…]

Best apps for Fitbit Versa and Ionic

The Fitbit Versa and Ionic’s app selection is growing all the time, and these are a few of my favorites.

When the Fitbit Ionic first launched last September, the app selection was a bit barren. Big names like Starbucks, Pandora, and Strava were there, but there wasn’t much of anything else. However, following a lot of developer support and the release of the excellent Versa, that’s started to change.

If you own a Fitbit Versa or Ionic,  [Read More…]