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Google Pay now automatically imports special offers from Gmail

Storing your special offers has never been easier

Google Pay has had the ability to store loyalty cards, coupons, and offers for some time now. However, if you’re anything like me, you never remember to manually add these. Thanks to Google, these savings will no longer escape you, because Google Pay now has the ability to copy them over automatically directly from your Gmail account.

It does take a tiny bit of effort on your part to  [Read More…]

Huawei phones can once again install VLC from the Play Store

You can once again use VLC to play music and videos on Huawei devices.

VideoLAN blacklisted Huawei phones from downloading VLC last year, stating EMUI’s “ridiculous policy of killing all background apps” caused several issues with background playback. The issues led to negative reviews by Huawei users, and VideoLAN decided to pull the plug. The company said a few months later that it would be working with Huawei to issue a fix, and it looks like that  [Read More…]

How to stream directly to Twitch or YouTube from your PS4

You don’t need a fancy, expensive computer set-up to start streaming your favorite games, despite what you may believe after watching a lot of streamers. If you’re playing on PlayStation 4, it’s incredibly easy for you to start streaming directly from the console, whether you want to stream on Twitch or YouTube.

Streaming to Twitch or YouTube Once you’re playing the game that you want to stream, press the Share button on your DualShock controller. Select Broadcast Gameplay.  [Read More…]

Transferring from your new Galaxy is a snap with Smart Switch

Upgrading from an old Samsung phone to a new one is made a whole lot simpler by using Samsung’s “Smart Switch” software that’s built into every one of its phones. With a cable and a few taps, you’ll be able to transfer a majority of your phone’s content to the new device and be up and running faster than you’d think.

How to transfer from an old Galaxy phone to a new one with Smart Switch Make sure  [Read More…]

How to get unbanned from PlayStation Network

Those of us who have felt the crushing weight of the ban hammer come down upon our fragile skulls know the pain it can cause. There are few things as sad as pulling up to your favorite digital hangout only to find that you are no longer allowed inside. If you’ve turned on your PlayStation 4 and discovered that you’ve been banned from the PlayStation Network, then take a look at the advice below.

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Repair tech from phones to cameras with this discounted toolkit for only $7

It happens to the best of us. We try so hard to care for our devices, but it’s inevitable that something will go wrong and they’ll need to be fixed. That doesn’t mean you need to take it somewhere and pay a ton to get the job done, though. Thanks to the internet and YouTube, you can find information on how to repair just about anything these days, so why not try the job at home?

You’ll need some tools  [Read More…]

Enter to win a Samsung Galaxy S10 from Android Central Digital Offers!

If you’ve been eyeing the Galaxy S10 since it was announced, but also can’t afford to miss out on a months rent to buy a new phone, have we got the opportunity for you! Right now, you can enter to win a free Galaxy S10 courtesy of Android Central Digital Offers.

Don’t miss out on a chance to win your own Samsung Galaxy S10! Learn more

Much has been written about the Galaxy S10 on AC  [Read More…]

Bring some power with Anker’s PowerCore Redux power banks on sale from $34

Anker’s updated PowerCore power banks fit more battery capacity into the same compact form factor.

Anker has a few new additions to its lineup of PowerCore portable power banks, and now you can score them at their lowest prices ever for a limited time via Amazon. The compact PowerCore 15000 Redux is one such new product that’s down to $ 33.99 right now, saving you $ 7 off its regular cost. Not only will you be snagging it at  [Read More…]

The Galaxy Watch Active is a visual upgrade from the Gear Fit2 Pro

Best answer: Purely from an activity tracking perspective, the Gear Fit2 Pro is still a great fitness band and the Galaxy Watch Active isn’t dramatically better. But if you want that tracking to happen on a larger screen that’s easier to use and in a form factor that’s a bit more traditional, this is a nice upgrade.

Switch to smartwatch: Galaxy Watch Active ($ 200 at Amazon) The Galaxy Watch Active improves on the Fit2 Pro

Since  [Read More…]

How to remove pre-installed apps and bloatware from Android without root

Most Android smartphone manufacturers load their smartphones with some of their exclusive apps while releasing them and many of this pre-installed Android apps are often locked by the device manufacturer to prevent the users from uninstalling them from their device.

While some pre-installed apps like file managers or Gallery apps are actually useful, not everyone wants a random app on their phone which they never use and just sitting there and running in the background potentially slowing down the performance  [Read More…]