Tag Archive: Down


It’s not just you — YouTube TV is down

Yes, again.

If you’re thinking to yourself “Ya know, you guys never mention the 99.9 percent of the time that YouTube TV is working just fine …” Well, you’re right. We don’t. But this isn’t one of those times and so we’re going to mention (again) that YouTube TV (and YouTube proper, along with YouTube Music, apparently) is struggling a bit this evening.

That in and of itself is not the end of the world. On the  [Read More…]

Google+ leaked personal details, will be shut down

Many have long suspected that Google+ was in its final days, but almost no-one could have predicted it would end like this.

According to the Wall Street Journal, Alphabet Inc. announced that it would cease operations for consumers after it was revealed that the social network revealed personal information for hundreds of thousands of users. The information was available to third-party developers between 2015 and March 2018.

As part of its response to the incident, the Alphabet Inc. unit plans to  [Read More…]

Google+ is shutting down for consumers in August 2019

Google’s also putting its foot down on Gmail APIs and access to call/text data.

Google+ has long been the butt of many jokes as a failed social network that refuses to die, but according to a new report from The Wall Street Journal and then an official response from Google itself, it looks like it’s been home to a serious security vulnerability for three years that Google chose to not disclose to the public.

Per WSJ, a  [Read More…]

Anker’s portable projector, the Nebula Mars II, is down to $400

Now all you need is a wall to project on.

The Anker Nebula Mars II 720p portable projector is down to $ 399.99 with code NEBULA10 on Amazon. Since the last deal we shared in July, the projector has been regularly selling for around $ 500. We have seen it drop to $ 430 a couple of times now, but this is a price we have only seen it drop to once before.

The Nebula Mars II  [Read More…]

Amazon’s 2nd-gen Echo is back down to just $80 today

Buy today and save!

Right now you can pick up the 2nd-gen Amazon Echo for just $ 79.99 at Amazon, which is $ 20 less than it normally sells for. We’ve seen the price move around a bit this year, but . only a few times has it ever dropped down to this low, and only once (on Prime Day) was it ever more affordable than this. The discount applies to all the fabric versions of the  [Read More…]

Roku’s best streaming player, the Ultra 4K, is down to $76

Watch your favorite shows.

Right now you can pick up the Roku Ultra 4K streaming media player for just $ 76.49. The last deal we shared on this Roku is when it dropped to around this price back in June. Since then it bounced back up to around $ 89. This price is actually the lowest it’s ever sold for, even a few bucks better than that June mention. Roku makes some of the best streaming hardware, so if  [Read More…]

YouTube Gaming app is shutting down in March, moving to a web portal

There’s a new place to watch all of your favorite gaming YouTubers.

Back in 2015, Google launched its YouTube Gaming app to give gamers their own platform for separate features like Game Pages, Super Chat, and Channel Memberships. Since then, many of those features made their way to YouTube as a whole, and it seems as though YouTube Gaming no longer needs its own standalone app.

The YouTube Gaming app will be shutting down as of March  [Read More…]

The Kindle Paperwhite is down to $80 during this Prime exclusive sale

Chapters on chapters.

Amazon has its Kindle Paperwhite on sale for only $ 79.99 right now. This deal is valid only for Prime members, so click here if you need a free trial. Usually this would run you $ 120, and the reviews are stellar. As an alternative, you could get the Kindle for $ 50, but that model lacks a backlight and it doesn’t have as good of a battery life either.

The Kindle Paperwhite is  [Read More…]

Samsung’s Evo Select microSD cards are down to all new low prices today

Perfect way to keep the cameras rolling!

We have seen the Samsung Evo Select microSD cards drop a couple times in last month or so, but they have never dropped to the prices we’re seeing today. The 64GB version is down to $ 15.99. It usually sells between $ 20 and $ 23 and previous drops only saw it go as low as $ 18. The 128GB card is down to $ 28.99 from a regular price around $  [Read More…]

Amazon’s Fire TV Stick is down to just $25 right now for Prime members

Streaming made affordable.

Right now, Prime members can pick up an Amazon Fire TV Stick for just $ 24.99, which is $ 15 less than it normally sells for. The Fire TV Stick is Amazon’s most affordable streaming hardware that provides quick and easy access to popular services like Amazon Prime Video, Hulu, Netflix, and more. It has an Alexa-enabled voice remote, which means that you can speak to it and get your favorite shows played without  [Read More…]