Tag Archive: Family


Get to Know: Walmart Family Mobile

Most wireless customers are familiar with the big-name brands in Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint. Relatively few buyers, though, are as well-versed when it comes to the topic of Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNO).

It might surprise you to know that companies like MetroPCS, Boost Mobile, and Cricket Wireless operate on the T-Mobile, Sprint, and AT&T networks, respectively. These network operators license the towers and coverage from the tier-one providers and offer their own phones, rate plans, and customer service.

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Lenovo adds to smart home family with Smart Clock

Lenovo has helped Google lead the way with Smart Displays. They were an original partner with the new generation of visual smart home products. Now, Lenovo is back with a smaller version we’ve all been waiting for: The Lenovo Smart Clock.

Honestly, since Smart Displays were announced, I was disappointed that there wasn’t an Echo Spot version to use as an alarm clock. Lenovo has essentially solved this issue with Smart Clock. The new addition to the smart home is  [Read More…]

Keep your family busy over the holidays with $1 Digital HD movie rentals

Watch on your own time.

A massive variety of Digital HD films are available to rent for just $ 0.99 each at Amazon today, from family-friendly movies to teen films and movies for older audiences. There are even some newer films in the mix like A Quiet Place. If you’re planning on having a bunch of people over for the holidays soon, this could be one of the more affordable ways to keep them entertained for a  [Read More…]

Today’s sale on board games and more is perfect to get the family together

Don’t miss your turn at grabbing these at some of their best prices ever.

Board games, card games and the like are an easy way to get the family all in the same room for the holidays, though you’ll want to be careful you don’t choose anything that will upset the delicate balance between fun and competition (a.k.a. Monopoly). Luckily for you, Amazon is having a one-day sale on tons of games for kids and adults alike  [Read More…]

The $90 Instant Pot Duo Plus can feed a family of six nine different ways

Easiest cooking you’ll do all day.

The Instant Pot Duo Plus 60 6-quart 9-in-1 programmable pressure cooker is down to $ 89.95 on Amazon. That’s $ 40 off its regular price and only $ 10 above the lowest price we’ve seen this year. We saw a few Instant Pot deals on Black Friday, including the regular Duo 6-quart down as low as $ 50, but this model adds several functions that one doesn’t have.

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Mophie introduces four new wireless chargers from the Charge Stream family

Mophie known for its quality mobile accessory, this week launched a four new additions to the Charge Stream lineup. These are all wireless chargers designed to work with compatible smartphones from Apple, Samsung and other Qi-enabled smartphones.

The new products are the vent mount, desk stand, powerstation wireless, and powerstation wireless XL. Below we take a quick look at each to see what they bring to the table.

Vent mount

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The Arlo Audio Doorbell and Arlo Chime have joined the Arlo family of products

Netgear has just welcomed the Arlo Doorbell and Arlo Chime into its line up of home security products. These two new security products work in tandem to guard the most important gateway into your home.

Arlo Audio Doorbell

Unlike many other smart doorbells on the market, there is no camera. Instead, the Arlo Audio Doorbell calls your phone via the Arlo app and allows you to communicate through a microphone and speaker in the doorbell.

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Lenovo releases new family of tablets with prices starting at $70

Whether you’ve been looking to replace your old tablet with something new or looking to get your first one, Lenovo has a tablet for you. Their new family of tablets comes in several different sizes, colors, and prices. To get things started, Lenovo has a line up of affordable E series tablets focused on low prices, different size options, sharing, and entertainment.

Lenovo Tab E7

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Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 is a new family tablet built for entertainment, starts at $380

Upon introducing the premium new Galaxy Tab S4 tablet, Samsung also revealed the new Galaxy Tab A 10.5. This is a slate designed for the whole family which includes a bunch of features that will make media consumption more enjoyable for you.

The Galaxy Tab A 10.5 comes packing a 10.5-inch TFT display with 1920 x 1200 resolution with pretty slim bezels. Unlike Samsung’s previous models, the Tab A 10.5 does not feature a physical home button under the display.  [Read More…]

Best Family Charging Stations for Android

Seems like everyone, their brother, and even their dog have a phone these days. These stations can help keep them all charged.

If you live in a household with a family of three, four, or more, and you have kids who are at the smartphone stage, then keeping them all charged up all the time can be a bit of a pain. Smaller wall chargers go missing, the cat chews the cables, and kids can just outright  [Read More…]