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Is the Galaxy Note 10+ worth the extra money over the Note 10?

Samsung makes many of the best Android phones available. We use every single one, and their competitors, to give you the knowledge you need to pick the right one for you.

Go big Galaxy Note 10+

$ 1,100 at Samsung

Pros Samsung’s biggest and best display microSD expansion slot Longer battery life Faster charging Cons Too big for many hands Considerably more expensive

The Note 10+ is the true flagship of the Samsung line. It  [Read More…]

Earn an extra 3,000 Membership Rewards points with this Amex offer

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There’s some good news for a select group of those with American Express credit cards. Right now you might be targeted for a special bonus offer that gives you 1,000 Membership Rewards points after spending $ 1,000 or more on your American Express card. You can actually do  [Read More…]

Nokia’s first Android phones will get an extra year of security updates

The Nokia 5, Nokia 6, and Nokia 8 will receive quarterly security patches until October 2020.

What you need to know HMD Global has announced that its first Nokia-branded smartphones will receive quarterly security updates till the end of the third year. The Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6, and Nokia 8 were initially promised two years of regular security updates. Sadly, the Nokia 6 variant sold by Amazon in the US and India will no longer  [Read More…]

FamilyLabs gives kids an extra layer of digital protection

Coolpad has been busy at work developing FamilyLabs, a way for parents to track the location of their kids, limit what apps and sites they’re using, and keep their screen time under control. We’ve been playing with early builds for the last few weeks, and so far it’s shaping up to be a helpful tool in the modern parent’s arsenal.

Setup is pretty straightforward. Parents start off with their own account, authenticated over SMS. They can add one  [Read More…]

The Amazon App has an easy way to save an extra 20% this Prime Day

Take a picture; your money will last longer.

Have you tried out the Amazon App’s Camera features yet? The app can identify and even let you buy a product on Amazon by simply holding your phone’s camera up to it. It works as a barcode scanner too, and this month, Amazon customers with an active Prime membership can score an exclusive 20% off coupon to use toward select products when you put one of the camera’s features to use  [Read More…]

Sling TV’s Sports Extra is going to cost more — for some

Sling Orange customers will have to pony up an extra $ 5 a month for the Sports Extra.

What you need to know If you only have Sling Orange, the cost of Sports Extra is going up to $ 10 a month. Sling Blue customers won’t be affected, nor will those with both plans. Current Sling Orange customers are grandfathered for a month.

Sling TV — which remains the most popular live streaming TV service in the United  [Read More…]

Hotstar to stream Disney+ shows and movies in India at no extra cost

Indian customers don’t have to pay more to access Disney’s extensive movie library and original TV shows.

Hotstar offers one of the best video streaming deals anywhere in the world. For ₹999 a year ($ 14.50), you get access to HBO’s original programming — including Game of Thrones — as well as Showtime, Star World, and hundreds of movies. But what sets the service truly apart is its live sports content. The annual plan also includes unlimited  [Read More…]

Save an extra 20% off IPVanish VPN subscriptions and protect your privacy

Anonymize your internet activity.

IPVanish is offering an extra 20% savings on top of its regular discounts for subscribing to its 1-year or quarterly plans. It’s billed at $ 62.39 for the first year, making it just $ 5.20 per month, or $ 21.59 for your first quarter. You can also save on a 1-month subscription but the discount only applies to your first billing cycle, so it makes sense to opt for one of the longer-term plans to  [Read More…]

Take an extra 15% off discounted Nomad devices and rugged leather cases

Sales on sales.

The Nomad site is having an outlet sale and taking 30 to 50% off the price of several cases and devices. You can use the code THRIFTER15 to take another 15% off the price. You can combine both to get some really big discounts. You will have to pay a shipping fee, but it looks like the most the fee ever gets to be is $ 6.95, even if you order multiple items.

You  [Read More…]

Trade in that old smartphone for cash and earn an extra $20 at Gazelle

Got your eye on a shiny new device? Here’s how to save on its purchase.

With the Samsung Galaxy S10 just a few weeks away from its release, you may already be wondering the best way to upgrade to the newest device. Gazelle makes it more affordable to switch phones by giving you cash in return for the device you’ll no longer be using, and right now the site is offering an extra $ 20 on all  [Read More…]