Tag Archive: Controller


NVIDIA SHIELD TV (with remote and controller) is on sale for $179 this week

Amazon’s Prime Day 2018 shopping event includes discounts on tech products from countless manufacturers including NVIDIA.

You can currently grab the SHIELD TV with a discount. The device, which is powered by an NVIDIA Tegra X1 processor and runs on Google’s Android TV platform is available for purchase for $ 179. Which is $ 20 off its regular price.

The model on sale has 16GB of storage on board and ships with a voice remote and a gaming controller.

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Best Android games with Bluetooth controller support

Gaming is simply better with a controller in your hands.

Gaming on Android typically requires you to settle for using touchscreen controls. However, some gracious game developers do take the time and effort to include support for Bluetooth gamepad.

If you’re constantly on the lookout for games that support Bluetooth controller, you can check out Gamepad Games, which is an app that’s compiled a fairly comprehensive list of games with gamepad support. Unfortunately, when you actually start  [Read More…]

Where to buy a replacement Oculus Go controller

Pick me up a new one.

Whether your Oculus Go controller was lost, stolen, or broken, it’s a good idea to be able to find a new one before or after that happens. Maybe if it’s just a simple connection issue, you could possibly fix it instead of replacing it. It might not have been your fault if it was lost or even broken but maybe it was. Either way, replacement is key to get back into  [Read More…]

Save money on watering your lawn with Rachio’s $136 smart controller

Stop wasting water and money.

Amazon has the 8-zone Rachio smart sprinkler controller on sale for $ 135.99 right now. Recently, it’s been selling for around $ 180 at Amazon, but normally sells for closer to $ 200 elsewhere. This Rachio controller can replace your old, basic one in just a few minutes and provide smarter controls for up to eight different sprinkler zones. If you need control of more zones, you can opt for the 16-zone  [Read More…]

How to check the battery percentage on your Oculus Go controller

Keeping track of the playtime you have available

The Oculus Go came with its own battery for the controller. Now, I’ve been using mine for about 3 weeks now (spanning over an hour of gameplay a day) and I’ve been just fine with 80% of battery still left. But, at some point, I’m gonna have to change the battery to keep on keeping on.

Here’s how to check the percentage of the battery you have left so  [Read More…]

How to fix an Oculus Go Controller that doesn’t connect

Don’t let your controller grief you

Sometimes technology does that thing where it randomly decides, “Hey, yeah, I don’t wanna work anymore. Cool? Cool.” So before you panic, we’ve got some solutions for you to try out before you get too frustrated. Here’s how to get your Oculus Go (OGO) controller to connect to your device so you can get it back into all the super cool experiences it has to offer!

Check the controller

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Orbit’s discounted smart irrigation controller will help you save money every month

Keep it green for less.

As part of its Gold Box deals of the day, Amazon is offering some pretty sweet discounts on a variety of Orbit’s popular irrigation products. The best deal here is the B-hyve smart sprinkler controller, which is down to $ 68.20. This normally sells for closer to $ 100, and we’ve never seen it drop quite this low before. It’s similar to the discounted Rachio system, except it comes in at a  [Read More…]

Troubleshooting 5 common PlayStation 4 controller issues

Put that credit card away and try these steps to fix what’s ailing your PS4 controller.

We would all love to live in a perfect fantasy world where everything works exactly the way it was intended. But we don’t, and our tech lives by the same gnarly rules of life that everything does.

PlayStation 4 gamers know all too well how a bad controller can ruin their days off, but you don’t have to put your gaming  [Read More…]

How to fix PlayStation 4 controller jitters

PS4 controller got the jitters? Here are some things to try.

One of the most important elements of gaming is your controller. The controller is your entry point to whatever world you are choosing to inhabit. If you are having problems with your controller then you are going to have problems in your game. There is nothing quite as frustrating as knowing what you want to do but not being able to achieve it because there is  [Read More…]

PlayStation Aim controller: Everything you can do!

This is your rifle. There are many like it, but this one is yours.

The PlayStation Aim controller was built to bring a new layer of immersion to PlayStation VR games where you’re shooting anything that moves, but it’s good for much more than feeling like a gun when you can’t see the real world.

It’s got the functionality of a DualShock controller in an entirely new format, and we have the details on everything it can  [Read More…]