Tag Archive: 2019


What’s new on Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Hulu in June 2019

Between Black Mirror and The Handmaid’s Tale, the start of summer is going to be a dark one.

School is winding down. The pool is heating up. Beaches are beckoning. But so, too are the major streaming services, with a world of premieres headed our way in June. Here’s what all you have to look forward to next month on Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Hulu:

On Netflix in June: The long-awaited return of the critically acclaimed  [Read More…]

The best credit cards for Prime Day 2019

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Amazon prime Day has grown into one of the biggest shopping days of the year with millions of deals throughout the site. If you’re already a Prime member, you’re already in on the deals when they go live. If you’re not and you still want access to the  [Read More…]

Mint Mobile Buyer’s Guide (May 2019)

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 (MVNO).

It might surprise you to know that companies such as MetroPCS, Boost Mobile, and Cricket Wireless operate on the T-Mobile, Sprint, and AT&T networks, respectively. These network operators license the towers and coverage from the tier-one providers and offer their own phones, rate plans, and  [Read More…]

AT&T Prepaid Buyer’s Guide (May 2019)

Many of you are likely familiar with the so-called “Big Four” wireless service providers of Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint. A lot of people might assume that this is pretty much all there is when it comes to carrier choice in the US. That couldn’t be further from the truth.

Most of the top-tier carriers offer their own prepaid services with different rate plans, phone selection, and support. Let’s take a look at one of them in particular: AT&T Prepaid.

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Best Fire Tablet Deals for May 2019

Know what’s really fire? These hot tablet deals.

You have your choice of a lot of Android tablets, but with so many options it can be hard to tell what ones are worth purchasing. Luckily, Amazon stepped into the fray with the Fire lineup. These are tablets that are not meant to drain your wallet but still give you access to all the stuff you love to do with tablets – play games, watch movies, and do it all  [Read More…]

Best External Drive for Chromebox in 2019

Chromeboxes aren’t laptops. Chances are you’re not tossing one into a backpack and setting it up at Starbucks; instead, it sits quietly behind a screen of some sort and is always ready. That means there is no reason to try and get by with 16 or 32GB of storage. Most models are easy to take apart and upgrade if you’re the DIY type, but adding more storage for your stuff is as easy as plugging in a cable.

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Amazon refreshes Fire 7 tablets for 2019

Amazon has refreshed its Fire 7 tablet for 2019, giving both the standard model and the Kids Edition a punch-up. Not to worry, though, it has not touched the price. Yes, you can still get the 7-inch tablet for $ 50.

Things aren’t drastically changed this time around as it essentially sees the Fire 7 getting twice as much storage as before. The new model has 16GB internal capacity whereas its predecessor had 8GB.

External media doubles, too, as the  [Read More…]

Verizon Prepaid Buyer’s Guide (May 2019)

Many consumers in the US are familiar with the top-tier wireless service providers in Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint. They’re the so-called “Big Four” and what a lot of people think are the only players in the game. That’s hardly the case.

For every one of those major network operators there are a number of other players in the space. Some service providers license infrastructure to Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs) and include the likes of Metro, Boost Mobile, and Cricket Wireless.

Select  [Read More…]

OnePlus 6T review, six months later: Still a great phone in 2019

The OnePlus 6T continues to be one of the fastest phones money can buy.

OnePlus’ frenetic release cycle means there’s a new phone to look forward to every six months. The OnePlus 7 series is all set to make its debut shortly, and we’ll have plenty to talk about the device in the coming weeks and months. But before we turn our attention towards OnePlus’ upcoming flagships, it makes sense to look back at how the OnePlus  [Read More…]

Best Nest Deals for May 2019

Make your home smarter for less.

Nest makes some of the best smart thermostats, security cameras, and self-installed home security systems out there, but it comes at a price. Some of the equipment can be on the expensive side, which means that you may not be able to have as much of it in your home as you’d like, but we are here to help make it easier to afford more. At times, you can find some  [Read More…]