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Score the new Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 on PS4 or Xbox One at half price

Fight zombies, other players, or the ever-decreasing playable area.

The standard edition of the video game Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is down to $ 29.99 on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 via Amazon. It’s a $ 60 game which has only dropped this low a couple of times in the past. Today’s deal even beats the offers we saw for it during Black Friday.

This is the newest Call of Duty game, which just released  [Read More…]

Call up your friends about this deal on the unlocked Moto X4 for $165

You’ve got to answer this call.

There are plenty of budget smartphones, but it’s hard to know which is truly worth the money. One fantastic choice is the Moto X4 device, and today you can pick one up unlocked at B&H for just $ 164.99 in your choice of Nimbus (silver) or Super Black when you clip its on-page coupon. That’s the best deal we’ve ever seen on this phone. Considering it was already priced at a  [Read More…]

Some 2016 Google Pixel and Pixel XL phones get Call Screening

One of the most tantalizing — and potentially industry-changing — features of the Google Pixel 3 is coming to Google’s original Pixel phones.

There’s a lot to like with the Google Pixel 3, but of all the features to whet this nerd’s appetite, the ability to screen calls — and to read transcripts of the often awkward exchange — was the one that instantly made my mouth water in anticipation. The concept of being able to ward off telemarketers  [Read More…]

Best eight call recording apps for Android

Recording a call can be incredibly practical in a number of situations. But even as our phones are smarter than ever, recording a call isn’t as easy as you’d think it would be.

The feature is not found natively on Android, so if you want to record calls you will have to download an app on your phone. Fortunately, there are many apps available in the Google Play Store that let you do just that.

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How to use the Call Screen feature on the Pixel 3

One of the most interesting and useful new features of the Pixel 3 is Call Screening, which uses automated prompts and Google Assistant to ask unknown callers why they’re calling. You get a real-time transcription of the conversation, and can choose from a handful of follow-up questions to get more information out of the caller before answering or hanging up. Luckily, using it is dead simple.

Products used in this guide Google Store: Pixel 3 ($ 799) Using  [Read More…]

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 vs Battlefield V for PlayStation 4

Quentyn has deep roots in the shooter genre, dating back to the days of 007 Goldeneye, through to the classic Socom series, and all the way to modern times. An avid player of both Call of Duty and Battlefield, he offers an unbiased take on the latest in this long-standing rivalry.

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4

Modern Mayhem

$ 60 at Amazon

Pros Modern, almost futuristic warfare Class-based multiplayer Very competent Battle Royale mode Thrilling  [Read More…]

Grab the new Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 on PlayStation 4 or Xbox One for $40

Fight zombies, other players, or the ever-decreasing playable area.

The standard edition of the new video game Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is down to $ 39.99 on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 via Amazon today only. It’s a $ 60 game which still sells for full price otherwise, though we did just see a deal on the Xbox One version for $ 50 recently. It only lasted a short time, however, and never dropped this  [Read More…]

Tasker to lose SMS and call functionality in January 2019

You’ve got updated security policies to thank for this.

Tasker has long been one of Android’s most popular automation apps, but come this January, it’ll lose two huge features — the ability to automate anything relating to SMS or phone calls.

In early October, Google announced that it was going to become more strict about what kind of apps can access SMS and phone permissions. The main takeaway was that only apps that were set as your  [Read More…]

Set yourself up for victory in Call of Duty’s new battle royale mode

Learn how to play the world’s favorite new Battle Royale game.

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 has three fantastic multiplayer modes on tap. Blackout is the sole newcomer of that bunch, and we’d understand it if more than a few of you have more than a few questions. Read these tips and take what you learn into Blackout mode to see if you can survive as the last one standing.

$ 60 at Amazon

Blackout basics

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s post-launch content is coming to PS4 first

Everyone’s favorite gaming practice.

Following Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s release on October 12, Activision and Treyarch are planning to support it with frequent post-launch content activities and events. According to the publisher, these free content drops will be exclusive to PlayStation 4 for the first seven days before making their way onto other platforms.

The following are just a few of the content drops that Activision will be offering after Black Ops 4’s initial release.

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