Tag Archive: Head


Head out on an adventure with $6 off the Venture Pal Lightweight Backpack

This 35L backpack comes in 12 different color options.

The Venture Pal Backpack is available at Amazon for just $ 14.69 when you enter promo code ZWJADTSH during checkout. That’ll save you $ 6 off its regular price there, which hardly ever sees a discount without a code. This ultralight backpack is suitable for hiking and other trips where you don’t want to add too much extra weight to your load, and luckily, today’s code works on  [Read More…]

Pioneer gears up to bring Alexa to more cars with its latest head units

Alexa may accompany you on your drives in the near future.

Pioneer today announced plans to add Amazon Alexa to its after-market multimedia receivers from 2018 as well as its upcoming 2019 models. At CES in Las Vegas, the company demonstrated two prototype implementations of Alexa integration in its in-car systems using its Smart Sync app as well as on its upcoming 2019 models that run on the WebLink platform.

In-car Alexa access aims to provide users with a  [Read More…]

Volvo Polestar 2 to debut next generation Android-powered head unit

The next generation of Android-powered car stereos is coming soon.

Android has been powering car stereos for years in different forms in fashions, and many cars on the road today like my 2018 Honda CR-V run thir infotainment systems on an Android head unit, but the versions of Android used here are older, and they require a large amount of modification to run properly. Google has been working on building better Android infotainment systems for years, and the fruits  [Read More…]

Sony’s Android Auto and CarPlay compatible head unit is down to $348

New life for the old car!

Amazon currently has the Sony XAV-AX5000 CarPlay/Android Auto head unit on sale for $ 348, which is a savings of $ 82. This replaces your existing radio or CD player and brings along some more advanced features and functionality without you having to get a new vehicle. Both Android Auto and CarPlay utilize information from your phone to create a safer driving experience by allowing you to use the maps from  [Read More…]

Grab Sony’s CarPlay and Android Auto head unit for just under $300 today

Add it today!

Right now you can pick up Sony’s XAV-AX100 CarPlay / Android Auto head unit for just $ 299.87, which is about $ 100 less than it normally sells for. This double-din radio has a 6.4-inch touchscreen and uses the CarPlay interface when an iPhone is connected and Android Auto for Android-powered smartphones. Both interfaces allow for you to use a custom skin displaying the content of your connected phone to complete tasks like navigation,  [Read More…]

MrMobile can’t get his head around the LG G7

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Part 2:

The LG G7 is tough to wrap my brain around, even given the space of two videos in which to do it. On the one hand, the G7 packs some truly compelling differentiators: the old reliable wide-angle camera on the back; the new Boombox speaker system rumbling away beneath the Raspberry Rose paint; the return of both IP68 ingress protection and MIL-STD 810G ruggedization. On the other hand, it’s shaved off some  [Read More…]

BLUBOO’s D5 Pro goes head to head with the Mi Mix 2 (Promoted)

BLUBOO looks to compete with Xiaomi’s Mi Mix 2 with it’s own BLUBOO D5 Pro – but how does it stack up to the Chinese Smartphone giant? Check out the comparison video here.

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8 Ball Pool review: Head to the pool hall with a casual game of billiards

Looking for a decent pool hall experience on your Android device? Check out this easy and engaging game from Miniclip. Here’s our review of the casual billiards title.

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The head of Alexa AI is now working at Google

Ashwin Ram is now Google Cloud’s Technical Director of AI.

Amazon’s got a lot of people working on Alexa at any given moment, but one of its top employees has officially left for a position at Google. According to a LinkedIn post, Alexa AI’s head of research – Ashwin Ram – is Google Cloud’s new Technical Director of AI.

Per Ram’s post:

Excited to share that I’m joining Google Cloud as Technical Director of AI in the  [Read More…]

Samsung’s former head of Bixby has reportedly moved to Google

Rhee is said to be working on IoT projects at Google.

In late December, Samsung’s newly appointed CTO Rhee In-jong announced that he was leaving the company due to family matters he needed to tend to. Now, according to a report from ZDNet, Rhee’s accepted a new position at Google as an entrepreneur-in-residence.

What exactly Rhee will be working on at Google is unclear. It’s said that he’ll focus on Internet of Things projects, but aside from  [Read More…]