Tag Archive: Dots

Cover your home in smart devices with three Echo Dots for just $25 apiece

The ultimate smart home.

If you add three Echo Dot smart devices to your cart and use the code DOT3PACK during checkout, the price will drop from $ 119.97 down to $ 74.97. That’s $ 45 off the price and brings the Echo Dots down to about $ 25 apiece. The Echo Dot is $ 40 on its own, and that’s only because there’s a sale dropping it from $ 50. It’s even bigger savings if you consider that  [Read More…]

Pick up two Echo Dots for just $30 each for a limited time

Bundle and save!

Adding two of Amazon’s Echo Dots to your cart can help you save an additional $ 20 on the purchase. These are already each $ 10 off right now, but with the additional discount, you can get two of them for just $ 59.98. Amazon normally sells these for $ 50 each, so with this deal, you are essentially just paying $ 10 extra for a second one, which you can use in another  [Read More…]

Android Wear to gain Android Oreo-like notifications dots soon

When Google didn’t share any news about Android Wear during its Pixel 2 event, some people started wondering whether it signaled the beginning of the end for the wearable platform. Fast forward a few months later and it’s clear that Google hasn’t forgotten about Android Wear. Actually, this week the search giant announced it has […]

Android Wear 2.9 will add unread notification dots on all watch faces

Developers also get new goodies with the new Android Wear SDK 2.2.0.

If you’re an Android Wear loyal and still rocking a smartwatch that’s powered by Google’s wearable OS, you’ve got a new feature to look forward to with the upcoming 2.9 release – an unread notification indicator.

Receiving notifications from your phone is one of the highlight features of smartwatches, but if you get busy and forget to check your watch after some time has passed,  [Read More…]

Android’s notification dots are coming to Chrome OS

A new commit suggests that Chrome OS will soon get Android Oreo’s notification dots.

Oreo wasn’t the biggest Android update ever released, but one of the features it did add was notification dots. Notification dots are those colorful circles that appear next to your app icons, and long-pressing on an app with one of these reveals the notification(s) for that app above your app shortcuts.

A new commit was recently discovered by Chrome Story, and it suggests  [Read More…]

Nova Launcher Beta adds Android O style notification dots, but Dynamic Badges are better

Badges? We don’t need no stinkin’ badges.

Notification badges have made huge strides on Nova Launcher in the last few months. We got Dynamic Badges to replace the hum-drum numeric badges back in March, and now, Nova is letting us downsize our badges and try out the more simplistic Android O-style dots in its latest beta update. And while I’m all for bringing the latest Android goodies to older versions, this is  [Read More…]

This weekend’s 11 best tech bargains: You should grab the Echo Dots while they’re still on sale

Happy Saturday! This was quite a week with the Presidential election on Tuesday, but at least it is behind us and we can start moving forward. The country was pretty much split 50/50 with the votes. I think the biggest lesson we all need to take from the elections this year is we need to come

Wednesday’s deals and discount codes: Buy three Amazon Echo Dots for the price of one Google Home (sale)

Finally, Election Day is over. No matter which side of the fence you’re on, let’s do our best to work together going forward while respecting each other’s differences and beliefs. The election couldn’t have been more divisive and now it is time to repair the bridges that have been torn down. Are you ready for

Dots & Co: A beginner’s guide

Get your puzzle on with Dots & Co.!

Dots & Co. is the third game in the minimalist Dots franchise. The visuals are colorful and charming, the gameplay simple and laid back — connect dots of the same color to make them disappear. Featuring a familiar match-3 gameplay style as found in classics like Candy Crush or Bejeweled, Dots & Co. adds a twist on the format by letting you swipe to connect any two or  [Read More…]

Dots & Co brings more companions and challenges to the mental oasis

Dots, the developer behind Dots and TwoDots, has just released a new mobile title called Dots & Co. This latest instalment in the series is now available for iOS and Android, adding an enhanced visual palette, more companions with new powers, all bringing additional layers to the original and much-loved gameplay.

Just like its predecessors, Dots & Co tasks players with matching dots with various mechanics that switch out and merge as progress is made. 155  [Read More…]