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Motorola announces One Action, a budget friendly phone with killer camera tricks

Last year Motorola introduced its One line of phones, giving consumers the ability to purchase affordable device backed by years of software updates and support. The handset maker is back with a new model: the Motorola One Action.

As one might guess, the “Action” aspect is a play for the action camera crowd currently led by the likes of GoPro. In essence, this is Motorola adding action camera video quality and features to a smartphone.

An industry first camera experience  [Read More…]

Fossil announces Gen 5 Wear OS smartwatch with Snapdragon Wear 3100

The watch also includes GPS, NFC, and a speaker.

What you need to know The Gen 5 Fossil Touchscreen Smartwatch has been announced. It’s powered by Wear OS and includes NFC, GPS, 3 ATM waterproofing, and a speaker. You can buy the Gen 5 watch right now for $ 295.

Fossil, one of the few brands that remains committed to Wear OS watches, has just unveiled the latest entry in its lineup — the Gen 5 Fossil  [Read More…]

Hilton announces new Hilton Honors American Express Surpass® Card

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For those who are fans on Hilton Hotels and the Hilton branded credit cards that earn more rewards with them, today is an exciting day.

The Hilton Honors American Express Ascend Card has, as of today, been rebranded to the Hilton Honors American Express Surpass® Card, and the  [Read More…]

Bungie announces new plans for Armor 2.0 in Destiny 2

Now that Bungie is free of the Shadow they are making changes, and they look good.

Bungie recently spent a lot of time explaining its future plans in a Livestream and vidoc. It was full of positive, empowered voices, voices that are clearly more excited than they have been in a long time. Not only did Bungie talk about the newest expansion coming to Destiny 2 in November 2019, but it also explained plans moving forward and  [Read More…]

Chase announces new bonus offer on its British Airways Visa Signature card

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For anyone who travels across the pond or across the world, Chase is hoping to be your go-to credit card when traveling on British Airways. The company has just announced a limited time offer for new cardholders for its British Airways Visa Signature credit card, the only credit  [Read More…]

Chase announces 5% cash back on gas purchases

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Listen up folks, it’s almost July 1st, the start of the 3rd quarter, which means a whole new set of 5% cash back opportunities with the Chase Freedom® card. This year, from July 1 to September 30, cardholders will be able to earn 5% cash back (or points)  [Read More…]

YouTube announces new policies against hate speech and conspiracy theories

The changes go into effect on June 5.

What you need to know YouTube is prohibiting videos that discriminate groups of people. It’s removing content that denies well-documented events. YouTube plans on expanding tools that limit recommendations of misinformative videos.

YouTube often finds itself changing policies in the event of a controversy, and that’s exactly what’s happening once again. Following an ongoing dispute over hate speech, YouTube published a blog post on June 5 titled, “Our ongoing  [Read More…]

Acer announces a bevy of new PCs, notebooks, displays, and more

Acer fleshed out its product line-up for 2019

Acer today held an event where it unveiled a ton of new products it plans to release in 2019, including new gaming PCs, Chromebooks, displays and AR accessories.

Among the new products Acer unveiled were its main Acer line, its ConceptD line, Predator line and NITRO line. In total, it unveiled 22 products. Some of those products are geared towards students such as the Acer Chromebook 715, while the  [Read More…]

Niantic announces its second annual Earth Day campaign

Clean up your community and gain some perks for Pokémon GO and Ingress at the same time.

You know Niantic — it’s the company behind augmented reality games like Ingress and the enormously popular Pokémon GO. Today, Niantic announced its second annual Earth Day campaign, which will encourage people to get out and clean up around their communities with fun in-game incentives.

Last year’s Earth Day campaign saw over 4200 players pick up 6.5 tons of garbage  [Read More…]

Google announces Stadia gaming platform at GDC 2019

Google has officially announced a new gaming platform at GDC 2019 that looks to bring gamers, developers, and streamers together in one platform. It’s called Stadia and it’s designed to give gamers a seamless experience for jumping into a game no matter what device you want to play on. Built off tests from its not-so-secret Project Stream, Google is aiming to create top-end streaming experience for AAA gaming titles across PCs, tablets, smartphones, Chromecast Ultra or even just  [Read More…]