Tag Archive: Computer


You can now use Google Duo on your computer

There’s nothing to install and no setup is required.

Nearly three years after it was first launched in May 2016, you can now use Google Duo, Google’s popular video chat app, on your computer.

To use Duo on your laptop or desktop, simply go to duo.google.com. If you’re already logged into your web browser with your Google account, there’s no setup of any kind required.

You’ll instantly see your Google Contacts list, can search by their name  [Read More…]

For some people, their phone is the only computer they need

It’s not as crazy as it sounds, thanks to the right apps and services … and those gigantic displays.

I’m writing this blog post from my phone. Well, not completely from my phone as there’s a bit of formatting needed that’s just too difficult to do without a keyboard no matter how much Zanax there is in the world. But I’ve written enough of it to say that I did it from a phone and not feel  [Read More…]

Tuesday’s top deals: a Kano computer kit, a 400GB microSD card, and more!

On a daily basis there is no shortage of great deals to be had, but sometimes hunting them down can be a bit time consuming. Don’t let that drag you down, though. We’ve rounded up some of our absolute favorites from today that you simply can’t miss out on.

Learn Something New Kano Computer Kit Touch

This is an all-new low price for a device that’s only a few months old and was selling around $ 280 on  [Read More…]

How to enable parental controls on the Kano Computer

The Kano Computer is a kit that prides itself on being the best thing to teach people, of all ages, how to code. Regardless, it is mostly targeted towards children. But, no matter how old your child is, they’ll need to have access to an online community called Kano World in order to take advantage of everything the Kano Computer has on offer. In this guide, we’ll show you how to enable parental controls and ensure that your  [Read More…]

How to move your Kano Computer files to a Kano Computer Complete

Moving files may seem easy, but the reality is that it can be incredibly tiresome to do. Even if you’re prepared, it’s a boring process. Regardless, you’ll need to do this if you want to transport your old Kano files from your Kano Computer to the Kano Computer Kit Complete. Thankfully, we’re here to help show how simple it really is.

Products used in this guide Kano: Kano Computer Kit Complete ($ 150) Best Buy: SanDisk Ultra PLUS  [Read More…]

The Kano Pixel Kit doesn’t hold a candle to the Kano Computer Kit

Android Central is dedicated to finding the best devices that teach you how to code, and always has been. We’ve talked about the Kano Computer, the Python Kit and so much more. That’s why, when it comes to choosing between two different coding kits, we’ll be here to steer you in the right direction.

Kano Computer Kit

All-in-one Kano Kit

$ 150 at Kano

Pros Allows you to build your own computer from scratch Picture-book teaching  [Read More…]

How to add the Harry Potter Kit to your Kano Computer

At some point in our lives, we’ve wanted to have a wand and somehow end up on a train to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry (no? Just me?). Unfortunately, this guide won’t be telling you how that’s possible — instead, we’ll be showing you how to connect the Harry Potter Kano Coding Kit with your Kano Computer. Once finished, you’ll be able to code with just a flick of your wrist. It’s almost like doing magic.

Products  [Read More…]

Sunday’s top deals: the Amazon Echo, computer monitors, and more!

On a daily basis there is no shortage of great deals to be had, but sometimes hunting them down can be a bit time consuming. Don’t let that drag you down, though. We’ve rounded up some of our absolute favorites from today that you simply can’t miss out on.

Smarter smart home Amazon Echo 2nd-gen smart speaker

One of the best prices we’ve ever seen, including from Amazon’s own price drops.

$ 69.95 $ 90 $ 20 off  [Read More…]

How to add a Pixel Kit to your Kano Computer

The Pixel Kit is a tool that a person can use in order to find different ways to code. But to use it, you first need to have it connected to your Wi-Fi and Kano Computer. Doing that is, of course, a little bit harder than it sounds. Thankfully, we’re here to help you get through the more difficult parts.

Products used in this guide Kano: Pixel Kit ($ 80) Kano: Kano Computer Kit ($ 150) How to  [Read More…]

This Asus Tinker Board S Quad-Core Computer is down to $70

Build your own.

The Asus Tinker Board S Quad-Core Computer is down to $ 69.99 right now on Amazon. It typically sells for around $ 85, and the last deal we shared it only dropped to $ 80. This is the lowest price we’ve ever seen.

This features up to 1.8GHz with 2GB RAM and 16GB of eMMC onboard storage. It also has a high speed non-shared GB LAN port as well as four non-shared USB 2.0  [Read More…]