Tag Archive: Cloud


Does HyperX Cloud Pro work with PlayStation 4?

Best answer: Yes. The HyperX Cloud Pro has a 3.5mm ack and as such, can be used with a multitude of consoles, including all iterations of the PlayStation 4.

Amazon: HyperX Cloud Pro ($ 71) Amazon: HyperX Cloud Stinger Core ($ 30) How is it compatible?

Unlike when the Xbox One controller originally launched, all PS4 controllers feature a built-in 3.5mm port. It would be years later when the Xbox One’s controller adopted this feature, but the  [Read More…]

Build your own personal cloud with the $170 Qnap TS-328 NAS system

Attached to the network.

The Qnap TS-328 3-bay Diskless Personal Cloud NAS Storage System is down to $ 169.99 at Woot. This same NAS device sells for around $ 229 at several places like Amazon and Newegg. It goes for even more at other retailers. This is the best price we’ve ever seen. Avoid the $ 5 shipping fee by using your Amazon Prime account.

The Qnap has an ARM quad-core 1.4GHz processor, 2GB DDR4 RAM, two  [Read More…]

CloudMounter: Access and manage your cloud storage accounts in one place for $19

Every once in a while we learn of a product or service that makes us say, “why didn’t they think of this sooner?” That’s exactly what happened when we learned about CloudMounter.

As we have multiple user accounts and online storage options, we’ve got files all over the place. And, while we like to think we’re organized, the truth is we’re not. Between Google Drive, Box, Dropbox, and other services, we’re storing myriad things in numerous outlets.

With CloudMounter, your cloud  [Read More…]

Can I use the Amazon Cloud Cam as a baby monitor?

Best answer: The Amazon Cloud Cam works amazingly well as a connected baby monitor. With its low price, two-way talk features and cloud storage, you’ll be able to keep an eye on your little one no matter where you are.

Amazon: Amazon Cloud Cam ($ 119)

Get more for less

While many smart baby monitors are just, well, monitors, the Amazon Cintegrationives you a variety of features while still staying around the $ 100 mark. Right  [Read More…]

Create your own personal cloud with the $118 QNAP TS-231P 2-Bay NAS

A new low price on an entry-level NAS.

The QNAP TS-231P Personal Cloud network-attached storage device is down to $ 118 at Newegg. This price was matched at Amazon where it quickly sold out. It’s available for $ 119 at B&H. It normally sells for over $ 170, so today’s sale makes for a significant saving.

NAS systems let you create your own media server at home. If you have a lot of digital music and movies,  [Read More…]

Become a creative editor with a year of Adobe Creative Cloud for $180

Make your pictures pop.

On Amazon you can get a one-year 1TB subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud Photography for $ 179.91 as a digital download for PC and Mac. Normally, this subscription would cost around $ 240 and it does not go on sale much. If you already subscribe to Lightroom CC, you can use this to extend your subscription. This deal is also matched for both platforms at B&H.

This is a media download that includes  [Read More…]

Google withdraws its bid for Pentagon’s $10 billion cloud contract

Google says the project doesn’t align with its AI principles.

The Pentagon is currently soliciting bids for a $ 10 billion cloud computing contract that will involve shifting vast troves of data from the Department of Defense to a commercial cloud. Google was one of the tech giants angling for the project, along with Amazon, Microsoft, IBM, and others, but today the company announced that it is withdrawing its bid.

Without going into details, Google said that  [Read More…]

Lifetime 2TB Zoolz cloud storage plan just $45 right now

Here’s a question for you: what do you do with all of your downloaded music, pictures, documents, and other media? Chances are good you are backing some of that up either automatically or manually. And, if you’re like a lot of Android users, you’re probably tapping into Google Drive for help. There are better solutions for very little money.

What happens, though, when you get close to filling up your allotted storage space? Before you break out that credit card  [Read More…]

Does the Amazon Cloud Cam work with other Alexa products?

Best answer: Yes! Amazon Cloud Cam works perfectly with Amazon Alexa, as well as some Amazon Echo displays and Amazon Fire devices.

Amazon: Amazon Cloud Cam Security Camera ($ 120)

Which Amazon products does the Amazon Cloud Cam work with?

You can use any Amazon Echo speaker or other Alexa device to replay alerts, speak to whoever is near your Cloud Cam, and more. If you have an Echo Show, Echo Spot, Fire TV, or Fire  [Read More…]

Kotlin moving to Google Cloud Platform

Kotlin is the darling language for Android devs, and now it’s moving into the Cloud.

Android developers love Kotlin. Google can tell us that 27% of the top 1,000 Android apps are built using Kotlin or that developers who are using it have a 97% satisfaction rate and that’s great.

But we’ve also had developers tell us in person that they not only love it, but it’s also changed how much time they need to spend doing  [Read More…]