Archive for July, 2018


Mujjo leather wallet case for Galaxy S9 review: Cut down on your pocket carry

If you’ve been looking to ditch your wallet, this is about as good as it gets.

I’ve gone through a few cases for my Galaxy S9, from Samsung’s delightful Alcantara case to the simple Spigen Liquid Crystal case, and a case from Poetic that ended up falling apart less than half an hour after I unboxed it — don’t buy that one.

Until recently, I always steered clear of cases because I didn’t want to detract from  [Read More…]

Control up to 15 devices with the $140 Logitech Harmony Ultimate All In One Remote

Your entire living room on one device.

The Logitech Harmony Ultimate All in One Remote is on sale today only for $ 139.99 at Amazon. This $ 45 discount off the product’s average price is a deal exclusively available to Prime members, though you can start a free 30-day trial if you’re not yet a member to take advantage of this offer.

Amazon doesn’t usually offer Gold Box deals of the day which are Prime exclusive, however,  [Read More…]

How to use Hidden Space in OxygenOS

Have apps you want to keep out of your main app drawer? Hidden Space is for you.

OxygenOS — the software used on OnePlus phones — has a lot of bells and whistles that are worth checking out. If you’ve got apps installed that you don’t want other people to see or simply want to keep hidden for the sake of organization, one feature it comes equipped with is called “Hidden Space.’

Hidden Space was added to  [Read More…]

Sprint’s adding a $70/month unlimited plan and neutering its $60/month one

The word “unlimited” is truly meaningless at this point.

U.S. carriers seem to have a hard time understanding what the word “unlimited” means, and most recently, this point is being proven once again with changes coming to Sprint’s plans.

Sprint currently offers one plan called Unlimited Freedom, but starting Friday, July 13, it’s being laid to rest in favor of Unlimited Basic and Unlimited Plus.

Unlimited Basic costs the same as Unlimited Freedom at $ 60/month for  [Read More…]

Treat yourself to a UE Wonderboom for just $50 today

Combine them together for an even bigger sound.

Right now Amazon has the UE Wonderboom speaker down to just $ 49.99 in Midnight Blue and Deep Blue, which is a match for the lowest direct price drop we’ve seen. This is part of a big Amazon sale on audio and studio equipment. It is one-day only and exclusive to Prime members.

While compact, the Wonderboom speaker blasts sound out 360 degrees which helps kick up any party.  [Read More…]

NVIDIA Shield TV vs. Roku Ultra

NVIDIA Shield TV has been around since 2015. Roku Ultra was born in 2017. Sometimes, age ain’t nothing but a number.

How Android TV’s best goes up against a newer (and more expensive) streaming favorite.

There’s no denying the popularity of Roku. Its low cost and simplicity has made it a favorite of cord cutters and casual streamers alike. And so it’s almost a little unfair to put it up against the likes  [Read More…]

CARROT Weather is finally available for Android

The app’s free and comes with an optional paid subscription.

There are already plenty of weather apps on Google Play, but today marks the launch of one we’ve been anticipating for some time — CARROT Weather.

CARROT Weather first debuted on iOS back in 2015, and since then, has become one of the most popular weather apps in the App Store. As such, we’re excited to see it finally come over to team Android.

You’ll find all  [Read More…]

Are you using a case or skin on your Galaxy Note 8?

To case or not to case.

Even though we’re less than a month away from Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9 event, the Note 8 is still one heck of a phone. It’s powerful, has a gorgeous display, and features a design that looks just as modern as anything else on the market.

The Note 8’s glass back and curved edges on its screen are undeniably stunning, but they also result in a phone that’s not as durable as  [Read More…]

HTC announces CryptoKitties support for its U12+ flagship

In the smartphone market, HTC has been struggling for a few years now to compete with the titans of the industry. But sales and popularity for the company’s devices falling year-by-year.

The launch of the latest HTC U12+ flagship doesn’t seem to have helped the situation much, as the company recently announced it will be laying off a huge portion of its workforce in Taiwan.

The phone has received a lukewarm reception from the general public. But HTC still hopes  [Read More…]

Help save trees when you play SEEDS – The Magic Garden

How would you like to save a tree and make the world a little greener next time you play a game on your phone? That’s exactly what Znavit and the World Land Trust are looking to accomplish with SEEDS – The Magic Garden. Together they have teamed up to help you save and plant trees all over the world by simply playing a game on your phone.

On the surface, SEEDS – The Magic Garden is just another match game.  [Read More…]