Tag Archive: August


August offers a solid alternative to Ring’s video doorbell

If you’re having doubts about Ring’s suite of security products, there are other great options out there from companies like August.

August Doorbell Cam Pro 2

Hip to be square

From $ 174 at Amazon

Pros Color nighttime recording Built-in floodlight Free video storage for 24 hours Works with Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa Cons No stand-alone battery-powered option Odd shape may present installation challenges Subscription plan required for additional storage

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Get the August Smart Lock for much less today only

If you’ve been sitting on the sidelines and waiting for a great deal before buying a smart lock, that day has finally arrived. The August Smart Lock is available at nearly $ 100 off on Cyber Monday, December 2 only.

August Smart Lock Cyber Monday Deal

There are two different options available here, the Smart Lock and the Smart Lock Pro with Wi-Fi bridge. These are up to 63% off thanks to this one-day sale, so don’t miss out.

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August smart locks are gaining Samsung SmartThings software integration

You will no longer have to use Z-Wave to connect your August Smart Lock to SmartThings.

What you need to know August smart locks will soon offer direct software integration with the Samsung SmartThings home automation platform. The company’s smart locks will be able to sync with other connected SmartThings devices for greater flexibility. Samsung customers will also be able to view their front door status, initiate a lock or unlock, and sync with other smart home  [Read More…]

Madden NFL 20 stays in the lead for August 2019 NPD results

Madden NFL 20 kept its #1 spot and Minecraft showed up for #2, while Control didn’t crack the top 20 games for the month.

What you need to know The August 2019 NPD data has been released. For this month, Madden NFL 20 retained the #1 spot on PlayStation 4 and for the month overall. The Nintendo Switch was the bestselling console overall. Madden NFL 20 is $ 51 on Amazon for PlayStation 4.

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Tune in to watch the Pokémon GO Invitational Tournament on August 16

Check out the first ever Pokémon GO Invitational Tournament on August 16

What you need to know The first ever Pokémon GO Invitational Tournament is being held on August 15, 2019. The Tournament will be held at 9:30 a.m. EST after the opening ceremony. You can tune in and watch the Pokémon GO Invitational Tournament on Twitch and YouTube.

It’s almost time to battle. Last month, we shared the news that the first ever Pokémon GO Invitational  [Read More…]

Xiaomi’s Android One-based Mi A3 is coming to India on August 21

Xiaomi is all set to debut its 2019 Android One phone next week in India.

What you need to know Xiaomi’s latest Android One phone is launching in India on August 21. The Mi A3 comes with a 720p display and is powered by the Snapdragon 665 chipset. It also comes with a 48MP camera at the back, 32MP front shooter, and a 4030mAh battery.

Xiaomi unveiled the Andorid One-based Mi A3 earlier this year in Spain,  [Read More…]

Realme 5 series smartphones with quad cameras will arrive on August 20

Both the Realme 5 and Realme 5 Pro will feature a 48MP Sony IMX586 primary sensor.

What you need to know The Realme 5 series will be launched in the Indian market on August 20. Realme 5 and Realme 5 Pro will be the brand’s first smartphones to feature a quad-camera setup. Realme’s first 64MP quad-camera smartphone is expected to debut in India in October this year.

Realme had announced last week that it plans to launch  [Read More…]

Sonos is holding a mystery event on August 26

Maybe we’ll finally get an updated Play:5?

What you need to know Sonos is sending out press invites for an upcoming event. It’s taking place August 26-27 in New York City. A new speaker will likely be announced, but we aren’t sure which one.

Sonos, one of the top names in the smart speaker market, appears to be getting ready to unveil some new hardware. On August 8, the company sent out press invites to  [Read More…]

Carry your Guardian across platforms with Destiny 2 cross save on August 21

You’ll be able to carry your earned items and other rewards across platforms very soon

What you need to know Destiny 2 is finally getting cross save support, so players can carry rewards and progress between platforms. Bungie confirmed today that cross save will begin on August 21, 2019. Destiny 2: Shadowkeep is currently set to release on October 1, 2019. You can preorder it for $ 35 from PlayStation Store.

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How to watch the Galaxy Note 10 event: Live August 7 at 4 p.m. ET!

Let’s all watch together.

Samsung is returning to the Barclays Center in New York to unveil a new Note. Sure we already know so much about the Note 10 and Note 10+, but there’s always something unexpected and interesting to watch in the official launch event. Whether you’ve already decided to buy a Note before it was announced, are on the fence, or happy with what you have already, there’s no doubt you’re going to be entertained by  [Read More…]