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Virgin Mobile says it will continue to support its Android user base

Last week, Sprint-owned Virgin Mobile announced it will stop selling Android smartphones and will instead be offering only iPhones, as well as a new iPhone-exclusive unlimited plan dubbed the “Inner Circle”. But while the news was greeted with enthusiasm by some, Android phone owners under the carrier were understandably starting to get worried. In a […]

Amazon Dash Wand with Alexa: Should you buy it?

Alexa is a fridge magnet now? Alright, cool.

Amazon’s Dash Wand, the glossy stick aimed at making shopping on Amazon Fresh a little more convenient, now has Alexa support added. Among other things, this makes the Dash Wand the cheapest Alexa-enabled product you can buy at only $ 20. Before you go pulling out the wallet, there are a few things you need to know about the features and limitations of this superpowered fridge magnet.

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Honor 9 launches as the “Light Catcher” on the global market

Earlier this month, Huawei’s sub-brand Honor unveiled the Honor 9 in China, the successor of the popular Honor 8 of last year. The Honor 9 arrives with pretty spectacular specs and a sleek 3G glass and metal bezel design that creates a subtle metal aurora, which earned it the name of “Light Catcher”. Well today […]

Alcatel Idol 5S unveiled with Snapdragon 625, heads to Amazon for just $199

Save $ 80 off the retail price of an Alcatel Idol 5S by picking up a variant with lock screen ads.

Alcatel has unveiled the successor to the Idol 5, the Idol 5S. The phone is powered by the Snapdragon 625, and will go up for sale on Amazon starting July 10 for $ 279. If you don’t mind seeing lock screen ads, you can pick up the Prime Exclusive edition right now for just $ 199, an $  [Read More…]

Your Amazon Echo devices can now work as a home intercom system

Have more than one Amazon Echo around the house? Well, Amazon is gearing up to release a new feature that will allow you to use them as a connected intercom. The feature will become available across Echo, Echo Dot, and Echo Show devices and you should expect to see it arrive within the next few […]

OnePlus 3 and 3T to receive Android O update by end of 2017

Android O will be rolling out to the OnePlus 3 and 3T before December 31, 2017.

Remember when OnePlus kicked off the Nougat update for the OnePlus 3 and 3T on December 31, 2016? The company is once again committing to deliver the next platform update before the end of the year, which in this case is Android O.

OnePlus announced its intention to roll out Android O to the OnePlus 3 and 3T by the  [Read More…]

Buy an LG G6 or LG V20 from T-Mobile and get a free LG MiniBeam Projector, B&O headset

Back in February, T-Mobile had a promotion running which offered a free LG MiniBeam Projector with the purchase of the LG V20 or LG G5. Well, a few months later a similar deal is once again available from the carrier. Buy an LG G6 or LG V20 and get an LG MiniBeam Projector and a […]

How to listen to music on Google Home

Google Home is more than capable of acting as your music player, and setting it up only takes a few moments.

Google Home has a great set of speakers, making it fully capable of filling the room with music. All you need to do is link up a music account, and you’ll be good to go. With options like Pandora, Spotify, YouTube Music and Google Play Music, you’ll always be able to listen to the music you’re  [Read More…]

Google Home now supports multiple users in the UK

Multi-user feature is rolling out to Brits starting today.

The UK is the second country to get multiple user support in Google Home, following the feature’s rollout in the United States back in April. The update begins rolling out today, allowing Home devices in the country to distinguish between up to six different voices, giving each member of the household access to their own personal data on a Google Home.

To activate multiple user support, simply  [Read More…]

Samsung to bring ‘rose pink’ Galaxy S8+ to Taiwan for a limited time

Taiwan is getting a limited editing ‘rose pink’ Galaxy S8+ next month.

Samsung is known for adding colors to its flagship retinue in the months following a Galaxy launch, and we’re seeing the first signs of that strategy unfold.

Starting in July, Samsung Taiwan plans to sell a ‘rose pink’ version of the Galaxy S8+ on its online store for a limited time, since artificial scarcity is the hallmark of a shrewd marketing campaign. It will cost  [Read More…]