Category: Android News

Google’s Assistant can now present you a curated selection of audio news

Hey Google, play me the news.

What you need to know Google is adding a new way to get your daily news fix. The company is implementing an algorithm that automatically curates audio news based on your interests and profile. You can trigger Your News Update — what Google calls the feature — by saying, “Hey Google, play me the news.”

Google sees a huge opportunity in developing audio content for its users — its latest blog  [Read More…]

Control and Death Stranding headline The Game Awards 2019 nominees

A lot of good nominations this year, and some snubs as always.

What you need to know The Game Awards take place on December 12th, 2019. Fur out of six Game of the Year nominees are new IP. You can now vote to see which games you’d like to win.

The Game Awards 2019 kick off next month on December 12th, and show creator and host Geoff Keighley has revealed this year’s full list of nominees. It  [Read More…]

The KeySmart Pro is a better way to track your keys, and it’s on sale

If you’re like us, you’d sometimes forget your head if it wasn’t attached. Heading for the door we do the PWK (phone, wallet, keys) check. Wait, where are the keys?!

If losing track of keys is something you struggle with, you might want to check out the KeySmart Pro with Tile Smart Location.

The Keysmart Pro does exactly what you’d think. It smartly manages your keys and has a tiny Tile tracking module inside that helps you keep track of  [Read More…]

Diablo IV system design update goes over endgame progression

Blizzard is still figuring out how endgame systems will work.

What you need to know Diablo IV was announced at BlizzCon 2019 by Blizzard Entertainment. David Kim, Lead Systems Designer on Diablo IV, has posted an update on endgame progression and more. More news will come in the form of quarterly updates starting in February 2020. There is not yet a release window for the game.

While Blizzard has confirmed that quarterly updates for Diablo IV will  [Read More…]

Disney+ is wonderful and, of course, you want to gift it — but can you?

Best answer: No. Unfortunately, at this time, it is not possible to gift a subscription of Disney Plus (Disney+) or pay for it with a gift card. You can certainly pay for somebody’s Disney+ if you want, but there’s no way to do this through Disney itself.

The magic is out there: Disney+ (From $ 7/mo at Disney+) In a galaxy not so far away

Disney has long been the home to magic and wonderment, so many  [Read More…]

XIDU launches official store with massive promotions

XIDU shoppers get ready, the hardware maker has introduced its official XIDU store. The innovative Shenzhen-based company that has started making a big splash in the laptop and tablet market with affordable and high-quality computers, has developed its own official store.

A promotion, currently underway, sees XIDU offering big discounts on products over the next few weeks. Indeed, not only can you save up to $ 50 on a purchase, but you can also receive a free wired gaming mouse,  [Read More…]

17 of the best Black Friday deals you can buy right now

It used to be that Black Friday deals were only available on Friday, but now it’s turned into a month-long event that seems to get bigger and bigger each year. While some of the best deals may only be available on Black Friday, and doorbuster offerings may start as early as the evening of Thanksgiving Day, that doesn’t mean that you can’t already score some pretty wild deals right this very minute.

Retailers are trying to maximize exposure  [Read More…]

Can you watch Disney+ on Chromecast?

Best answer: Yes, Disney Plus (Disney+) supports Chromecasting content from your Android phone or tablet. Whether your TV is new or old, smart or “dumb,” you’ll be able to watch Disney+ on it with a Chromecast. The Chromecast Ultra also supports Dolby Vision for HDR content, but it doesn’t support Dolby Atmos, so you won’t get 5.1 surround sound.

Cast away: Disney+ ($ 7/month at Disney+) Upgrade your TV: Google Chromecast ($ 35 at Amazon) Google Chromecast  [Read More…]

Best DNA Test Deals for Black Friday 2019: 23andMe, Ancestry & more

Ever wonder where you were from, and what the dynamic of your family is like? In the past few years, DNA test kits have grown immensely in popularity, and around big shopping events you can score big discounts. Normally, Black Friday brings some of the year’s lowest and best pricing to these kits, and we don’t expect Black Friday 2019 to be any different.

There are a whole lot of kits available right now, though, so you’ll want to do  [Read More…]

Consumer Cellular Buyer’s Guide

Most consumers are familiar with the big-name wireless carriers like Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint. Not nearly as many, though, are as well-versed when it comes to the topic of Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs).

Companies such as Metro, Boost Mobile, and Cricket Wireless license the towers and coverage from tier-one providers but offer their own phones, rate plans, and customer service.

Let’s take a look at one in particular: Consumer Cellular — a customer friendly MVNO which caters to  [Read More…]