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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…]

Motorola rolls back prices on Moto G7, Moto E6 for weekend

Motorola, in celebration of the Valentine’s Day weekend, has dropped the price for its Moto G and Moto E at various carriers.

Starting immediately, and running through Monday, February 17, you can find the following sales on the Moto G7 Play and Moto E6.

Metro g7 play – $ 0 for a new line, $ 0 when you switch carriers and $ 99.99 when you upgrade your phone  . e6 – $ 0 for a new line, $ 0 to when you switch carriers  [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

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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

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The Skullcandy Sesh are solid earbuds held back by a serious dealbreaker

So close, yet so far.

Founded back in 2003, Skullcandy is one of those brands I’ve always been familiar with — even if I don’t actively follow it. The iconic skull logo has become synonymous with low-cost audio gear, specifically headphones and earbuds.

Similar to what we’ve seen from so many other companies, Skullcandy’s latest venture has been into the world of true wireless earbuds. Bringing value to this form factor is not a new concept, with  [Read More…]

Vine is back, tell your friends and try not to drop your croissant

Do it for the Byte!

What you need to know Vine is back! But now it’s got a different name. Byte is a new app that can be used to create 6-second looping videos. The new app was made by the creators of Vine and basically this is awesome.

The long-awaited successor to Vine, Byte, is now available on iOS and Android!

The team behind Byte made the announced on Twitter in the small hours of Saturday,  [Read More…]

MIUI Themes is coming back to Europe, now compliant with GDPR

The change did require some content to be cut, unfortunately.

What you need to know Xiaomi pulled its popular theming app from the EU back in February 2018, likely due to GDPR compliance issues. MIUI Themes will start rolling out to all 28 states in the Union again. The website will also be available in the region once again.

It took Xiaomi two whole years, but the company has finally brought MIUI Themes back to the European  [Read More…]

Marriott brings back its 50k bonus point offer for the Bonvoy Bold card

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Marriott’s original offer on the Bonvoy Bold card is back after almost a year of absence.

What you need to know Marriott has launched a new  [Read More…]

Sensel pressure sensors could bring back your phone’s missing edge

Sensel can put touch anywhere, whether you want it or not.

What you need to know Sensel’s Pressure Grid technology is more flexible than current touch technology. These sensors can work in rain, with gloves on, and beneath a variety of materials. Sensel sensors can detect pressure from a scant one gram up to five kilograms.

Sensor company Sensel makes a touch-sensitive “Pressure Grid” technology that offers precision and force sensitivity without many of the drawbacks of  [Read More…]