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How to deal with a shaking image in PlayStation VR

You really need everything to be stable in VR.

Few things will ruin a VR experience quite as thoroughly as a shaking virtual environment. You’re standing perfectly still, and the rest of the world is wobbling back and forth. It’s a quick trip to being nauseated and not wanting to touch VR again anytime soon. Sony has worked hard to ensure head tracking in PlayStation VR is solid enough to avoid any kind of nausea for most  [Read More…]

OUKITEL holds a brand sale as a thank you to its customers (Promoted)

OUKITEL released the WP5000 this week, and by all accounts out of the China-based OEM, it’s selling well. As a thank you to its supporters, OUKITEL is holding a Brand Sale at AliExpress. The sale spans 12 different smartphones from $ 69.74-$ 280, entry-levels to flagships. Hit the jump to read more.

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Spectacles v2 launch for $150 with sleeker design and improved features

The second-gen Spectacles iron out most all of the kinks found with v1.

In November of 2016, Snap Inc. threw a curveball at everyone with the release of Spectacles – those funky sunglasses that allowed you to record videos and post them to Snapchat. It was an incredibly novel idea, but a handful of first-gen quirks kept them from truly catching on with the masses.

Fast forward to April of 2018, and we now have Spectacles v2  [Read More…]

My Logitech Harmony remote is one of the best purchases I’ve ever made

My Logitech Harmony remote makes my mismatched smart home “just work”.

I have what I like to refer to as a piecemeal smart home. I’m fairly certain I’m not alone here and have different bits and pieces from various companies like Philips, Samsung, Nest, Ring, Leviton and more attached to my Wi-Fi and do my best to find ways to get them all working together. I’d love to have a custom wired automated house of the future  [Read More…]

This Multi-function Car Jump Starter May be the Most Practical Phone Accessory

Keep it in your glovebox for any time your car — or phone — needs a boost of power.

It’s a road tripper’s nightmare — you make a quick pit stop only to find that your battery has died and you need a boost. If you’re lucky your car insurance includes roadside assistance for situations like this.

But if you’re prepared with the right tech, you can boost yourself and get right back on the road!

With  [Read More…]

ecobee4 vs. Nest: Which smart thermostat should you buy?

Should you buy the ecobee4 Smart Thermostat or the Nest Learning Thermostat? This guide can help you decide!

Upgrading to a smart thermostat is a great idea! It can save you money, it can help the environment, and it can be fun to add another smart gadget to your home.

6 Ways Investing in a Smart Home Can Save You Money

There are several smart thermostats on the market, but most people seem to seek out help  [Read More…]

Are Google’s Pixel phones better than Samsung Galaxy ones?

Google’s got its sights set on Samsung’s throne.

If you venture out to buy a new smartphone, there’s an awfully good chance you’ll pick up one made by Samsung. Between its Galaxy S flagships, Note phablets, and abundance of budget handsets, Samsung’s secured itself as one of the biggest players in the smartphone world for a number of years.

Despite Samsung’s dominance, Google’s quickly trying to make just as big of an impression with its Pixel phones.  [Read More…]

Three tips and tricks for settling into the new Gmail

Gmail’s recent redesign introduces a few new features you’ll want to familiarize yourself with.

Google’s Inbox might be in a state of limbo right now, but Gmail is alive and well, with a fresh new coat of paint and a handful of new features focused on productivity and security. While this may not be a big deal to those who use dedicated apps to manage their emails, there are still a ton of people who are happy  [Read More…]

Amazon unveils a more expensive Echo Dot version, aimed at children

Amazon launches a new Echo Dot smart speaker, specially aimed at kids. The product is offered in three bright colors and comes with a kid-friendly version of Alexa.

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YouTube Remix will reportedly kill Google Play Music

The arrival of YouTube Remix (or revamped YouTube Music) later this year might mean we’ll have to say goodbye to Google Play Music.

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