Tag Archive: Don’t


Don’t buy a USB-C adapter that lets you use headphones and charge at the same time

A 2-in-1 adapter could let you listen while you charge if only your phone was built that way.

When the Pixel 2 was first introduced there was an uproar about removing the headphone jack. Much of it was centered around a very real dilemma — you can’t listen to music through wired headphones and charge your phone at the same time.

Those fears were slightly abated when we saw an adapter from Moshi in the Google Store  [Read More…]

If you don’t have a stand for your phone yet, it’s time to buy Anker’s adjustable model for $8

Find the right angle!

We’ve had a few great deals recently on phone and tablet stands, and honestly, if you don’t already have one, it’s time to buy one. Right now you can pick up Anker’s silver portable multi-angle stand for just $ 7.99 at Amazon when you use coupon code ANKERSTS during checkout. If you want the black version, you’ll need to use coupon code ANKERSTB.

The stand comes with built-in non-slip rubber pads so it  [Read More…]

Grim Soul – Don’t Starve meets Dark Souls, in the worst possible way.

Grim Soul: Fantasy Survival looks to blend a few different genres: Fantasy, Survival, Crafting, Stronghold-Building…but can it pull it off? How does it stand up to other games that focus on those genres?

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Why don’t more Chinese smartphones work on US networks?

There are many great smartphones out there hailing from China, but the majority don’t work in the US. But why is that exactly?

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Your apps’ default settings don’t put your privacy first, so make sure to check them

Default settings never have your bests interests in mind, so check them out!

When you get something new, the first thing you’ll want to do is start using and enjoying it and seeing the things it can do. That’s why we want those new things in the first place, whether we’re talking about a physical thing like a phone or a toaster oven, or a digital thing like an app or a new album. But if your  [Read More…]

Don’t miss out on this discounted Spotify gift card at Amazon

This 15% discount is a Lightning deal, so you better move lightning fast.

While supplies last, Amazon is offering the $ 60 Spotify gift card on sale today for only $ 51. We hardly ever see discounts on Spotify gift cards, unless it comes via a rare BOGO offer or 10% off. This is a Lightning deal however, so there is a limited amount of cards available for sale and only for a limited time… a.k.a. buy yours now.

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Why don’t more phones have audio profile switches?

It’s one of the most useful features Android manufacturers leave out.

If you’ve ever used an iPhone or a recent OnePlus device, you’ve undoubtedly encountered the switch on the lefthand side above the volume buttons. While the exact functions of the switch will depend on which company’s phone you’re using, the main idea is the same: a hardware switch that instantly mutes your phone, without having to turn on your screen and adjust the volume manually.

Few  [Read More…]

Why don’t Fortnite and other PlayStation 4 games play nice with Xbox?

Is Sony a big evil monster keeping you from playing with your Xbox friends so they will go out and buy a PlayStation? No, probably not.

Game consoles have never really played nicely together. In the past, the reasons for this were largely hardware-related, with consoles built on different hardware architectures. This most recent generation of consoles saw a huge change in this limitation by using nearly identical processors, paving the way for a world in which  [Read More…]

Nwsty review: the news app for those who don’t (usually) read news

Keep away from fake news with the nwsty app which taps only into reliable sources. Get the most important global stories delivered right to your phone with nwsty.

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Don’t Starve: Pocket Edition review

In Don’t Starve you’re dropped into a world of dangers; use your wits and ingenuity to craft tools to help you survive – no matter what you do though, the end will always be the same.Death is inevitable. My first two days in Don’t Starve were no different; here’s about how they went: Day 1 – Morning. “Say pal, […]

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