Archive for June, 2018


LG Stylo 4 with 6.2-inch display heading to Cricket Wireless

It has been over a year since the LG Stylo 3 started making the rounds at wireless carriers, so now it’s time for the handset’s successor to show up.

Cricket Wireless is launching the LG Stylo 4 at a price of $ 230. What you get for that price tag? A 6.2-inch Full HD display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor, 3GB of RAM, 32GB of built-in storage, and a battery that measures in at 3300mAh.

The Stylo 4 is also equipped with  [Read More…]

Amazon’s portable Tap speaker with Alexa built-in has dropped to $85

No summer adventure is complete without some good music.

The Amazon Tap Alexa-enabled portable Bluetooth speaker is down to $ 84.99 on Amazon. This the first price drop we’ve seen since last year. While not great as great as some of the deals we saw over Black Friday, it’s been a while since the Tap has moved from its $ 130 price at all.

Unlike other Amazon devices, like the Echo Dot, the Tap isn’t chained to an  [Read More…]

Embracing the notch: top Android smartphones that have a screen notch

Whether you love it or love to hate it, the notch is here to stay in 2018. Notched displays are all the rage right now and basically, everyone is jumping on board the train.

Months after the iPhone X came out in September 2017, the notch started to crop up in smartphone launches by some Android vendors, keen to lure users who may desire the unique iPhone X aesthetic but at a cheaper price.

So what iPhone X-inspired Android smartphones  [Read More…]

Gadgets and gear: 10 things to pack for a camping trip

Summer is the best time to get together as a family and go camping. Alternatively, you might favor solo adventures or going out into the wilderness accompanied only by a few friends. Regardless of your particular preferences, one thing is certain: summer isn’t complete without at least one camping trip.

With the vacation season upon us, it’s high time to start thinking about packing and preparing for your camping trip.

goTenna Mesh review: Private networks for going off the grid  [Read More…]

Thousands of Android and iOS apps are leaking your data through their Firebase backend

Apps are inadvertently leaking data through 2,271 misconfigured databases.

Firebase is a great service for any small developer who needs to have an online service at their disposal. It’s powered by Google and the company goes out of its way to help developers use it in their mobile apps. You can see by simply watching any Google I/O session video about Firebase that developer actually cheer when the service is mentioned.

Apparently, some of those developers have hit a  [Read More…]

Verizon and Verizon Prepaid now offering Samsung Galaxy J3

Verizon Wireless on Friday confirmed that it now offering the Samsung Galaxy J3 as part of its postpaid and prepaid services.

Announced earlier this month, the Samsung Galaxy J3, features a 5-inch HD display, 8-megapixel rear camera with f/1.9 aperture, and 5-megapixel front-facing camera (f/2.2).

Powered by Android 8.0 Oreo, the phone has an octa-core Exynos processor, 2GB RAM, and 16GB internal storage.

SEE ALSO: Verizon offering military discounts on Unlimited plans

Rounding hardware out, the Galaxy J3 has  [Read More…]

Chrome OS is finally getting a proper video editor with Adobe Project Rush

You’ll also be able to run it on flagship Android phones.

Even though Chrome OS’s app situation has gotten considerably better over the years, there’s one thing that often keeps a lot of people at bay — the lack of a real video editor. Thanks to a recent announcement from Adobe, however, that’s going to change very soon.

During this year’s VidCon, Adobe unveiled Project Rush. Project Rush is a new video editing platform that combines features from  [Read More…]

Enter to win a free Super NES Classic Edition

One of the hottest game consoles you can find today is one part brand new and one part decades old. More specifically, it’s all about the 90’s and 16-bit gaming. Indeed, the Super NES Classic Edition is one of those retro devices that takes players back to a more simple time. It’s a top seller and has plenty of great titles included.

Games Include Star Fox 2 Super Mario World Super Mario Kart The Legend of Zelda: A Link to  [Read More…]

Get patriotic this Fourth of July with our quickest home screen theme yet

This theme is quite fitting for our country: it looks complicated, awesome and time-consuming, but it’s really quite easy.

The Fourth of July is a day to celebrate our union, to acknowledge its past and look ahead to its future. It’s also an excuse for everyone to take a day off work in the middle of the summer, go swimming by the river, grilling in the backyard, drink some star-spangled beer and blow up some fireworks. Whatever  [Read More…]

Take 15% off any eBay order over $25 today only

Site wide. Save big. Happy Friday.

Today eBay is taking 15% off just about everything with the code PERFECTDAY. You will need to make a minimum purchase of $ 25. It has a maximum potential savings of $ 100, so you can spend as much as $ 667 and still save with this deal. You can only use the code once on one shopping cart, but you can use the code on everything in that cart instead of just  [Read More…]