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Cut back on expenses by cancelling those unused Google Play subscriptions

The Google Play store offers millions of amazing apps, books, games, and videos, and we have probably downloaded at least half of them here at Android Central! Many of us have subscriptions that are run through Google Play, and like you, we’re looking to cut back on some personal spending during these tough economic times. I’ll show you how easy Google makes it to cancel a subscription through the Google Play app and website, so you can save  [Read More…]

These are the best cash back welcome offers you can get right now

Heads up! We share savvy shopping and personal finance tips to put extra cash in your wallet. Android Central may receive a commission from The Points Guy Affiliate Network. Please note that the offers mentioned below are subject to change at any time and some may no longer be available.

When you are looking at a cash back credit card, one of the things that might sway you to one card over the other is how much  [Read More…]

I’m going back to Spotify because YouTube Music still kind of sucks

I tried to switch, but I can’t fully commit just yet.

A new year is a sign of new beginnings and starting fresh. For 2020, I decided to finally give YouTube Music a fighting chance after being a Spotify customer for years. You might remember me talking about this in an editorial back in January, in which I stated that I wouldn’t be going back to Spotify after using YouTube Music for a month.

Well, a little  [Read More…]

Razer Raiju Ultimate vs. PS4 back button attachment: Which should you buy?

Top class Razer Raiju Ultimate

€200 at Razer

Pros Four buttons to remap Hundreds of profiles through app Swappable thumbsticks and d-pads Trigger customization Cons Two buttons placed awkwardly Remapping requires use of app

The Razer Raiju Ultimate provides a top of the line controller that can be endlessly tweaked, as long as you’re willing to meet the heavy price tag.

Easy add-on DualShock 4 Back Button Attachment

$ 30 at Amazon

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Affected by the recent Nest outage? You’ll be getting some money back

Emails are going out to those affected by the outage letting users know that a $ 5 refund will be on the way.

What you need to know On February 24 Nest cameras were hit with an outage that lasted for 12 hours. The outage impacted Sightline, notifications, and camera connectivity. Google Nest is refunding Nest Aware subscribers $ 5 to their account for the inconvenience.

If you are a Nest Aware subscriber that and were affected  [Read More…]

Go for the PS4 back button attachment or the Scuf Vantage 2?

High-quality controller Scuf Vantage 2

$ 170 at Amazon

Pros Extreme customization options in-app Can create over a dozen profiles Good build quality More extras Solid battery life Cons Bluetooth causes audio problems Can’t store multiple profiles on controller Very expensive

The Scuf Vantage 2 is the controller used by many professional players and for good reason. It can be easily customized to suit your every need, while the build quality ensures that the price you’re  [Read More…]

Don’t panic, your steps will sync when Fitbit’s servers come back online

OMG, are my steps going to count?

What you need to know Fitbit’s website and syncing services are currently down. The problem seems to be affecting North America the most right now. Fitbit support is aware of the issue and is working on a quick resolution.

Can’t get your steps to sync with your Fitbit app? It’s not just you or your devices. Fitbit appears to be offline in much of North America, Europe, and Australia, according  [Read More…]

The Pentagon will reportedly walk back its opposition to the new Huawei ban

Huawei may soon find itself even more isolated in the global supply chain.

What you need to know Huawei may soon be the subject of additional attacks by the U.S. government. A plan to impose further restrictions on Huawei was previously curtailed due to opposition from the Pentagon. The Department of Defense is now reportedly walking back on its position, paving the way for additional measures against the company.

The battle between Huawei and the U.S. government  [Read More…]

Keep your Galaxy A70’s ‘Glasstic’ back looking great with these cases

The Samsung Galaxy A-series doesn’t get as much love as the S and Note flagships, but just at a glance the Galaxy A70 looks way more similar to it’s premium bretheren than its competition in the mid-range smartphone space. Samsung has opted to use “Glasstic” on the back side (basically a really glossy plastic material) so you’re going to want a case to avoid any unsightly scratches and scuffs.

Modern classic Spigen Rugged Armor

Staff pick

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How to remap buttons on the DualShock 4 Back Button Attachment

While the DualShock 4 Back Button Attachment is meant to be a simple add-on, you’ll get the most out of it by understanding how to remap buttons and set different profiles. While it’s not too complicated, navigating the OLED interface for the first time can be a little tricky. Here’s how you can remap buttons on the DualShock 4 Back Button Attachment.

How to remap buttons on the DualShock 4 Back Button attachment

While you can only have  [Read More…]