Tag Archive: Gives


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…]

OPPO gives us a first look at its in-display camera tech

OPPO is set to launch its first phone with an in-display selfie camera module this year.

What you need to know OPPO is working on an phone with the camera embedded in the display. The teaser gives us a first look at how the camera is integrated into the panel. The first phone with an embedded camera is likely to debut sometime later this year.

In-display fingerprint sensors are now common, with even budget phones offering the  [Read More…]

Google gives away almost 20,000 Home Minis

At last night’s Western Conference Finals game between the Golden State Warriors and Portland Trailblazers, Google made a ton of fans very happy. They gave one lucky fan a chance to sink a half-court shot to send all of the 19,000+ fans in attendance home with a Google Home Mini, but what fans didn’t expect is that if he missed, they’d still get their assistant-enabled speaker too. And that they did.

The giveaway was the largest and most expensive sports  [Read More…]

New leak gives us the best look at Google’s budget Pixel 3a

It’s been long rumored that Google is working on a new budget line of Pixels. We’ve seen many leaks previously pointing to the Pixel 3a and 3a XL. The company even had most of the specs revealed in Play Store and dev documentation.

Now, we have the best look at the smaller Pixel 3a that we’ve had yet. Master leaker, @evleaks shared a full resolution render of the new mid-range device. Overall the phone is a 5.6″ notch less display  [Read More…]

This six-foot AmazonBasics USB-C cable gives you more room to roam for $6

This discounted USB-C cable offers data transfer speeds up to 480Mbps.

The six-foot AmazonBasics USB-C to USB-A Charging Cable in black just reached its lowest price yet at Amazon of $ 5.99. While the white version has sold as low as $ 5.49 for a short time in the past, it’s currently priced at $ 7.99. Meanwhile, the black version has an average price just under $ 7.

This USB-C charging cable offers data transfer speeds up  [Read More…]

The Meross smart garage door opener gives you more control for just $38

Smarter garages for everyone.

The Meross MSG100 Smart Wi-Fi app-controlled garage door opener is down to $ 37.99 on Amazon thanks to the coupon code 3TFQVDKH and a $ 10 off on-page coupon. Be sure to use both because they stack. The deal is sold by Meross Direct, too.

The Meross MSG100 is a smart garage door opener that was originally crowdfunded back in November 2018 on Indiegogo. It adds remote and voice control easily to your  [Read More…]

New teaser gives us a detailed look at Xiaomi’s double-folding phone

Xiaomi has built the world’s first double folding phone.

We know that Xiaomi is working on a foldable phone, and today we have a teaser video of the device in question courtesy of Xiaomi president Lin Bin. Bin showed off the phone in a Weibo post, claiming that it is the world’s first “double folding” phone. The video starts off with Bin using a tablet-sized device that then folds away on either side to create a phone form factor.

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Two Hours To Live gives you 120 minutes to save Jay from certain death (Review)

With the rise of mobile gaming, one of the genres that have slowly become more relevant is text-based games. These kind of games are ideal for being consumed in small bursts, are not battery-hungry, and often have interesting stories to tell, making them ideal for consumption on phones.

They are also more interactive than reading a book, making them a good balance between gaming and reading. Two Hours To Live takes this concept even further, giving you limited time to  [Read More…]

Black Friday gives the Ring 8-piece alarm system its first discount

Stay safe even when you’re away from home.

Update: The Ring 8-piece Alarm Home Security System is back in stock and down to the same $ 188.98 low price!

You can add some extra security to your home with $ 80 off the Ring Alarm Home Security System today at Amazon. This 8-piece kit usually sells for almost $ 270 but is down to under $ 189 as part of Amazon’s Black Friday Deals Week making now the  [Read More…]

Roku gives its users even more free shows — even if you don’t have a device

And you don’t even need a Roku box or stick to watch it.

The new “Featured Free” section on Roku’s home pages will roll out to users starting today.

Roku today announced its earnings for the second quarter of 2018. From the company’s letter to shareholders:

Roku delivered particularly strong Q2 2018 financial results. Robust active account growth expanded the reach and scale of our TV streaming platform, while at the same time Roku captured a  [Read More…]