Tag Archive: Before

Android 10 puts privacy controls into users hands like never before

When it comes to privacy, more is always better.

There are a lot of changes to enhance our privacy while we’re on our phones in Android 10.

These aren’t the big user-facing features that manage to get all the press and win hearts and minds or anything like that, but the might be the most important changes to Android in recent memory. We store our lives on our phones, and anything that keeps prying eyes off of  [Read More…]

Borderlands 3: What you need to know before you play

Borderlands is probably the game equivalent of a “mindless action flick,” and I say that with as much respect as possible.

The essentials: What you need to know before playing Each Borderlands game summarized

Everything you need to know about Borderlands 3

Welcome back Borderlands 3

$ 60 at Amazon

Prepare for the fight of the galaxy

Borderlands 3 promises a ton of action and mayhem. Pick your new favorite Vault Hunter and  [Read More…]

OnePlus 7 Pro gets August 2019 security patch before Pixels

OxygenOS 9.5.11 is rolling out to users now.

What you need to know OxygenOS 9.5.11 is rolling out to the OnePlus 7 Pro. The update brings the August 2019 security patch before any Pixel phones have gotten it. There are also fixes for some screen sensitivity issues.

There are a lot of reasons to buy OnePlus phones, but one aspect that’s helped them stick out over the years has been OnePlus’s commitment to fast and consistent software  [Read More…]

Hey avid readers, pick up a Kindle Oasis before the price goes back up!

Get a Kindle Oasis at a more affordable price during Prime Day.

If you’ve been considering purchasing an e-reader for the first time, or you’re thinking of upgrading your current one, you should seriously consider the Kindle Oasis. As Amazon’s premium reading tablet it provides the best resolution among any other Kindle device.

Tablet reader Kindle Oasis

$ 175 (was $ 200) for 8GB at Amazon $ 200 (was $ 230) for 32GB at  [Read More…]

‘Twas the night before Prime Day

‘Twas the night before Prime Day, And all through AC, Every creature was scurrying, For all the great deals to see. The wishlists were stocked And alerts set with care, In hopes that soon Great savings would be there.

Don’t worry, I’m not gonna do the whole thing, but you can’t deny the holiday-like flurry Prime Day has managed to spark in just four years. There are a lot of deals to be had tomorrow, and there are  [Read More…]

Why you NEED to install the Keepa browser extension before Prime Day 2019

If you’re planning to shop during Amazon Prime Day, you should use Keepa to see the product price history and avoid making the wrong purchase choices.

Amazon Prime Day 2019 is once again upon us from July 15 to July 16, 2019, and even though during these 48 hours the online retailer website will be packed with deals, that doesn’t necessarily mean that you’ll save money on the products you buy.

The prices on Amazon are constantly  [Read More…]

Amazon Books and 4-star stores offer early discounts before Prime Day hits

Prime members get all the best discounts this July.

In celebration of Amazon’s upcoming Prime Day, Amazon Books and Amazon 4-star stores will be offering in-store exclusives for Prime members starting today and lasting through the big event featuring giveaways, deals on Amazon devices, and more. Prime members can even earn a $ 10 promotional credit when they spend $ 50 in-store at one of the 19 Amazon Books or three Amazon 4-star stores through July 16.  [Read More…]

Google stopped caring about tablets long before the Pixel Slate

Another business decision means another canceled product, and it happens every day. It always means more to the people who use the product that’s getting axed.

Google has been put on record saying it’s canceling the production and sale of self-branded tablets. As it turns out, this isn’t exactly a new decision, but Google being up-front about it all is; a Google spokesperson told Computer World it’s done in no uncertain terms. And Rick Osterloh, the head  [Read More…]

You can’t body paint a phone, but theme it before the Finals start!

The NBA Finals have a newcomer this year in the Toronto Raptors, who will be fighting for the championship for the first time in its 24-year history. On the other side of the court, the Golden State Warriors are looking to take home their fourth title in five years. Whichever side of this series you come down on, your phone deserves to get in on your team spirit, but since body paint and touchscreens don’t mix, give your  [Read More…]