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ClimaCell’s weather app brings hyperlocal forecasts to India

ClimaCell’s Weather Assistant offers minute-by-minute forecasts and real-time air quality information.

There’s no shortage of hyperlocal weather forecast apps, but there hasn’t been a decent service aimed at India. That’s changing with the launch of ClimaCell’s Weather Assistant app. The app debuted in global markets at the end of last year, and is now making its way to India.

The app combines hyper accurate forecasts — including minute-by-minute weather predictions — and the best part is that  [Read More…]

OxygenOS Open Beta 9 brings January patch and more to OnePlus 7 Pro

The dialer also gets some one-handed improvements.

What you need to know OnePlus is rolling out a new OxygenOS beta to OnePlus 7 Pros. The update brings with it the January 2020 security patch for Android. There are also a number of fixes and optimizations, as you’d expect.

Compared to the last open beta for OxygenOS, the Open Beta 9 currently rolling out to OnePlus 7 Pros is a little less exciting. While we got a brand-new  [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…]

Verizon on Us now brings the Disney+ bundle down to $6/month

This may now be the best deal in media streaming.

What you need to know Disney now allows Verizon on Us subscribers to get the Disney+ bundle. With this combo, you’re charged $ 6/month for the Disney+ bundle until the end of your free “Disney+ on Us” year. At the end of that year, you’ll be charged $ 12.99/month for the bundle.

When Disney+ first launched in November, Verizon had an offer for its mobile and Fios  [Read More…]

Coolpad brings 5G to the masses with sub-$400 phone

Global consumer electronics brand Coolpad wants to bite off a piece of the growing 5G pie. A big one, actually, thanks to its new 5G handset which offers respectable hardware and a budget-friendly price tag.

As we enter 2020, the various wireless service providers are busy deploying their 5G networks. And while the coverage varies from one company to the next, there’s one thing that remains certain – 5G phones are expensive.

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Phyn brings smart water monitoring to larger pipes with Phyn XL

Finally, a way to easily find leaks in your home or business.

What you need to know Phyn XL comes in two sizes for larger pipe compatibility: 1.5-inch and 2-inch. Phyn can monitor water usage and check for leaks and even help conserve water. Phyn XL is debuting Summer 2020 and can optionally come with a shutoff valve for remote water control.

Have you ever experienced a pipe leak, either in your walls or in the ground?  [Read More…]

Pocket Casts 7.6 brings custom toolbars, new Up Next screen

It is currently in beta.

What you need to know The newest version of Pocket Casts, 7.6 beta brings several new features and improvements to both the player and Up Next queue. Some of the highlights include a tab layout, custom toolbar, Indigo theme, and a new Up Next screen. Pocket Casts v7.6 is expected to be available for everyone in the coming weeks.

Pocket Casts rolled out its material design update in March this year, bringing  [Read More…]

Google brings Assistant support and more to Arabic users

15 new countries are getting access to the Assistant.

What you need to know Google is improving its support for countries that speak Arabic as a primary language. It’s bringing Google Assistant to 15 more countries as a result. Maps will also get added safety features.

Google has announced improved support for Arabic speaking results. It’s making updates to Assistant, Search, and Maps.

First, let’s start with the most significant feature — Assistant. Google’s bringing support for  [Read More…]

Google brings Pixel Themes to its older phones with December update

Surprisingly, Google is yet to begin rolling out the December update for the Pixel 4 and 4XL.

What you need to know The latest December update for older Pixel phones brings gesture navigation support on third-party launchers. It also adds Pixel Themes customization feature that Google introduced with the Pixel 4 series. The update is currently rolling out to the Pixel 2, Pixel 3, and Pixel 3a series phones.

Google has started rolling out the December security  [Read More…]

No Man’s Sky Synthesis update brings improvements and new features

The eighth update for No Man’s Sky is coming.

What you need to know No Man’s Sky has received numerous updates since its launch in 2016. The last major update, Beyond, added VR support and other features. The next update, Synthesis, is set to be available tomorrow, adding multiple quality of life improvements. You can grab No Man’s Sky for $ 30 on Amazon.

No Man’s Sky has been the recipient of seven different major updates, all  [Read More…]