Archive for February, 2020

PS5 movie time! Can the PS5 play 4K Blu-ray movies?

Best answer: Yes, PlayStation has stepped up its home entertainment game with a 4K Blu-ray drive. Blu-ray movies have been in the cards for a couple generations now, but now Sony has caught up and included 4K.

Pick your favorite films: Amazon Gift Card (From $ 10 at Amazon) The old consoles

Sony did movie fans a huge favor by including a Blu-ray player in the PlayStation 3, considering this was a brand new technology that released  [Read More…]

Grab a Chromebook for Less with These President’s Day Refurb Sales

Another holiday, another excuse to do some tech shopping. If you’re in the market for an upgrade, but your wallet is still feeling a bit light from all those winter holiday purchases, consider shopping refurbished instead. From Dell to Samsung, these Chromebooks are ready to simplify your life for an unbeatable price.

Dell Chromebook 11-3120 2.16GHz Intel Celeron 16GB SSD – Black (Refurbished)

MSRP (new): $ 249.99

Refurbished Price: $ 84.99 (66% off)

With an 11.6″  [Read More…]

From the Editor’s Desk: Unpacking the Galaxy Z Flip and Galaxy S20

A new season of smartphones is here, and the lack of MWC is not going to slow it down.

Samsung Unpacked has come and gone, and while there wasn’t much left in the surprises department for the Galaxy S20 series, I’m happy the devices are official and out and we can finally talk about them. I know Mirror Purple on the Z Flip is so lovely — we’ll get there in a minute — but aren’t the  [Read More…]

How to watch Team Giannis vs. Team LeBron online from anywhere

The captains have been announced, the drafts are complete and now the action is all set to start for this year’s NBA All-Star Game. LA Lakers legend LeBron James and reigning NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo both received the most fan votes and are once again the captains for this year’s exhibition match which showcases 24 of the league’s star players.

The format of this year’s All-Star Game has been changed somewhat, with some of those changes made in  [Read More…]

How to watch XFL 2020 Week 2 games online from anywhere

The Super Bowl is behind us, which means that the 2019 NFL season has officially concluded. If that just wasn’t enough football for you, you’ll be pleased to know that the XFL season has just kicked off. It started on February 8 and will last 10 weeks. There will be two games on Saturday and two games on Sunday as the teams battle through the 2020 XFL season to see who will come out on top.

The first  [Read More…]

HP computers, monitors and more are up to 60% off for the Presidents’ Day Sale

Looking for furniture? A car? How about a new set of steak knives?

Well then, look now further than Presidents’ Day, which has inexplicably turned into some weird February version of Black Friday in recent years. Sure, Lincoln and Washington show up front and center on American cash, but do we really see the nation’s founding fathers more as  pitchmen these days?

But we digress…

However we got here, Presidents’ Day sales are undoubtedly a thing. And if  [Read More…]

These are the best heavy duty cases for the Galaxy S20 Plus

Samsung has done a great job with the S20 line up, and we’re expecting the S20+ to be a popular option. It’s a massive phone with a 6.7-inch display that you’re going to want to protect with the right case. If you want the most protection possible, we’ve rounded up the best heavy duty options for protecting the Galaxy S20+ in style.

Sleek and stylish protector SUPCASE Unicorn Beetle Style Series

Staff Pick

This stylish case  [Read More…]

Southwest launches 100,000 bonus point offer for its Rapid Rewards card

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Grab up to 100,000 bonus points with a new limited-time offer from Southwest.

What you need to know Southwest has launched a new limited-time bonus point  [Read More…]

The Galaxy S20 is expensive, but it isn’t overpriced

The Galaxy S20 is Samsung’s most expensive halo device yet — but you get a lot for that money, and there are still other great options.

Ever since Samsung announced its trio of Galaxy S20 phones, there’s been a lot of talk about these steep new four-figure price tags. It’s well-warranted; the baseline S20 runs $ 100 more than last year’s Galaxy S10 at launch, and that’s not even factoring in the cheaper and more compact S10e  [Read More…]

This flagship showdown pits the Galaxy S10 against the iPhone 11

The launch of the S20 series pushed the prices of the S10 down into the budget flagship range, and here it still shines.

Old reliable Samsung Galaxy S10

$ 750 at Samsung

Pros Dazzling AMOLED display In-display sonic fingerprint sensor 3.5mm headphone jack Expandable storage Cons Even at a discount, it’s more expensive than the iPhone 11 Fingerprint sensor is finicky

The Galaxy S10 was one of our favorite phones of 2019, and it’s still  [Read More…]