Category: Android News


Amazon device deals: Save on Fire TV Stick, Echo, Eero & more in the UK

Amazon Echo, Fire, and Kindle devices (and more) are seeing some huge discounts at Amazon UK right now with Black Friday-level pricing returning to many items. Some popular devices like the Echo Show 8 have had prices slashed by as much as 50%, but these deals won’t stick around for long. Some products are seeing shipping times slip already with others likely to sell out or have their retail prices reinstated before long.

Amazon Device Deals in the UK  [Read More…]

Google Hangouts Meet vs. Skype for Business: Which is best?

For G Suite Users Google Hangouts Meet

Starting at $ 6 per month/per user at Google

Pros Works on all platforms Send files and images through chat Share screen features No extra charge for all-ins Cons G Suite account required to be an organizer Mac users may be dropped during meetings

Google Hangouts Meets is simple to use and allows employees to easily connect across time zones. It’s compatible with most devices and has packages that  [Read More…]

How to fix slow Wi-Fi at home: Tips for your router, computer, and phone

There are a few things you can do to get better wireless performance from your router.

If you’re working from home for the first time, it can be a lot to get used to. It’s easy to feel isolated and overwhelmed, and the last thing you want to deal with is an unreliable internet connection. A stable Wi-Fi signal is an absolute necessity when you’re working from home, and it’s particularly infuriating when you’re in the middle  [Read More…]

How to pick the right chair for working from home

The right chair can make a big difference in productivity and how your back feels at the end of the day.

I think it’s safe to say that you’re probably going to be working from home for a while. As such, you’re also probably going to be sitting in whatever chairs you have around the house to do that work in, and that may not be optimal for your comfort or productivity.

All the experts say that  [Read More…]

Learn at home with over 1,000 courses on StackSkills Unlimited for just $59

While you’re bored and stuck inside over the next few weeks, there are plenty of great ways to put your extra free time to good use. If there was ever a topic you wanted to learn more about, now’s one of the best times to get started.

With StackSkills Unlimited, you can gain lifetime access to over 1,000 courses that you’ll be able to use and learn from whenever you’d like, and thanks to a limited time sale at our  [Read More…]

The Pixel 3a gets even cheaper in the UK this April

Google offers discounts on Pixel and Nest Smart home products this Easter

Google is offering price discounts on members of the Pixel family this Easter. The Pixel 3a and 3a XL will be £30 off when purchased from a few retailers including the Google Store, Currys, John Lewis, and Argos. This will knock the price of the smaller Pixel down to £299, and that of the larger Pixel to £369. This deal runs from March 31st through  [Read More…]

Yes, Twitch is down right now for everyone

The company confirmed the outage on Twitter.

What you need to know As of March 30, Twitch is down for users. The company’s support account on Twitter confirmed the outage. It is “investigating an issue that is causing the site not to load properly.”

With so many people home right now, services like Twitch are seeing more activity than normal. Unfortunately, the popular streaming platform isn’t working properly today.

Right before 3:00 PM ET on March 30,  [Read More…]

Amazon is preparing for Prime Day 2020 as usual according to new emails

What you need to know Amazon is still preparing for Prime Day 2020 as normal according to newly obtained emails. Sellers are being notified to have stock ready to ship to Amazon by mid-May. The event will likely take place in mid-July as usual.

Last month it was reported that Amazon was unsure of what impacts our current situations would have on Prime Day 2020, but some leaked emails now show that Amazon is continuing to push forward  [Read More…]

Eero Pro review: An excellent mesh router, but overkill for small spaces

One of the best mesh routers, but the next-gen version may offer better value.

Eero is one of the best-known names in mesh networking, and for good reason. It’s a router system that’s both simple and powerful, and one that makes it easy to configure as big as your house (and beyond) requires without adding needless complication.

The original eero Pro system has been around quite a long time, and there’s even a newer (and less expensive)  [Read More…]

Get big discounts on these fitness apps that can help you stay active and healthy at home

Exercise is something that we all need, but also something that most of us dread. But breaking a sweat is integral to boosting our immune system, which we all need — especially now. But since most gyms across the country are temporarily shut down, we have no choice but to make our homes double as makeshift fitness centers.

If you’re not keen on relying on your trainer’s free Instagram lives for workouts, you can get your fitness fix  [Read More…]