Tag Archive: Experience


What if your Android Auto experience wasn’t touch-based?

It’s not particularly common, but I found myself really enjoying this interface decision.

I don’t ask for many features when choosing a rental car, but Android Auto is usually top of the list. Having that bigger screen for Google Maps on long drives is so handy, and the large UI for calls and music genuinely make me a safer driver. I’ve gotten so used to it, it’s difficult to really enjoy a car without it.

This time,  [Read More…]

Twitter’s mobile web app is a fantastic lightweight Twitter experience

This tiny little ‘app’ provides a complete Twitter experience without all of the bloat.

I gave up on using third-party Twitter apps a long time ago. I finally got fed up with the authorization token limit workarounds, missing features, sync problems and wonky notifications. But in a typical “the grass is always greener” situation, Twitter’s official app has its own problems. The notification system is often funky for me, not loading content in the background despite sending  [Read More…]

Use the DJI Osmo Pocket with your iPhone or Android for the best experience

Best answer: The DJI Osmo Pocket works with iPhone as well as Android phones with the help of a USB-C connector, but with the right cable or adapter you can also hook up a phone with Micro-USB.

Amazon: DJI Osmo Pocket ($ 349) Amazon: Apple USB-C to USB adapter ($ 19) Works with iOS and Android

Included with the Osmo Pocket in the box are magnetic connectors for both USB-C and Lightning ports, for hooking up either  [Read More…]

Experience VR with the Oculus Go at its lowest price to date

Escape this reality and find a better one.

The Oculus Go 32GB Standalone Virtual Reality Headset is down to just $ 179 on Amazon today. This price matches one we saw over Black Friday and is the best it has ever been on Amazon.

Oculus Go us a virtual reality headset designed for everyone. It’s the third headset from Oculus, and it’s meant to exist between the phone-powered Samsung Gear VR and PC-powered Oculus Rift. It’s a  [Read More…]

Android apps to make your Pokemon Go experience even better

Pokemon Go is huge. Yes, in fall of 2018. In fact, the game is as popular now as it was upon its launch some two years back. It’s a money-making monster and people can’t get enough.

Why is Pokemon Go so popular now? There are plenty of reasons. For starters, there’s no fewer than 350 Pokemon available to catch. New characters are added all the time and the fourth generation appears to be on the horizon. Then there’s Community Day,  [Read More…]

Sony won’t host a PlayStation Experience this year

This is rather surprising to say the least.

Every year, Sony hosts an event called the PlayStation Experience where the company reveals new games and other details about upcoming projects. It’s become somewhat of a tradition that even Xbox One owners have been urging Microsoft to adopt. Unfortunately, there won’t be a PlayStation Experience this year.

Today, on the PlayStation Blogcast, Sony Worldwide Studios Chairman Shawn Layden announced its cancellation. According to a report by Polygon,  [Read More…]

Gear Up: Eufy wants to help create the best smart home experience

Over the last few years, we have been seeing an enormous surge in the number of smart home products. These aren’t just limited to smart speakers or light bulbs, but we have more products now than ever before.

Read more: Anker Soundcore Flare+ Review

There’s a chance that you have never heard of Eufy before, but you’ll likely be hearing that name a lot more in the future. Eufy is a sub-brand of Anker, the popular charger and  [Read More…]

Tips to make your Lenovo Smart Display experience easier

Here are five ways to make your Smart Display even better!

So, you’ve picked up a Lenovo Smart Display. Awesome! It’s one of the best ways to get the Google Assistant in any house and is one of our favorite smart home gadgets of the year. It’s pretty easy to get a hang of out of the box, but there are a few handy tricks we’ve discovered that make using it even better.

Without further ado, here  [Read More…]

Samsung opens the world’s largest mobile experience center in India

Samsung will showcase phones, wearables, and VR headsets at the 33,000 sq. ft. retail store in Bengaluru.

Samsung opened the world’s largest phone factory in India earlier this year, and the company has turned to the country once again for its largest retail store globally. Samsung’s Opera House store in Bengaluru, India is dubbed the world’s largest mobile experience center, with the company showcasing phones, accessories, VR headsets, IoT, wearable devices, and home appliances at the 33,000  [Read More…]

Experience virtual 3D surround sound with this slim $170 Yamaha Sound Bar

Stream tunes directly to this sound bar via Bluetooth.

Yamaha’s YAS-108 Sound Bar features built-in subwoofers with Bluetooth capability, and right now you can snag one for your own home at just $ 169.95 via Amazon. Regularly priced at $ 200, this discount marks the lowest price ever for this sound bar and also the first time it’s ever seen a major discount since its release earlier this year.

This slim sound bar is packed with dual  [Read More…]