Tag Archive: holidays


Sony unveils two new PlayStation VR bundles just in time for the holidays

Who’s surprised?

Earlier today, Sony tore the wrapping off two new PlayStation VR bundles which will be arriving in stores within just a few weeks — just in time for the holiday season, of course. Starting at $ 299.99, these bundles both include two games along with the PS VR Headset and PS Camera. Though the price is comparable with previous PS VR bundles, these options include two games whereas many of the previous bundles for this  [Read More…]

Google sold about 6 million Home speakers during the holidays

More than one Google Home was sold every second.

This past holiday season, there’s a good chance you either bought or received a smart speaker of some sort. Amazon’s been dominating this space since the first Echo Dot came out in 2016, but with the launch of the Google Home Mini in late 2017, Google finally had its own ultra-cheap speaker to get inside as many people’s homes as possible.

Google recently shared a post on its  [Read More…]

Amazon sold ‘tens of millions’ of Alexa-enabled devices during the holidays

We saw lots of deals on the Amazon Echo during the past month or so, and it looks like all of those special offers paid off.

Amazon confirmed today that it sold “tens of millions” of Alexa-enabled products worldwide this holiday season. Exact numbers haven’t been given, but Amazon does say that the Echo Dot and Fire TV Stick were the best-selling products from any manufacturer in any category across all of Amazon.

There were some pretty aggressive deals on  [Read More…]

Four million people signed up for Amazon Prime during the holidays

This holiday season and the entire year of 2017 was a great one for Amazon — here are some of the highlights.

Whatever holiday you celebrate, there’s a good chance you bought a few things on Amazon this year whether you were buying gifts for others or treating yourself to make Tom and Donna proud.

Amazon recently shared its biggest numbers/stats for this past year, and one of the highlights is definitely the fact that more than  [Read More…]

Best games for killing time during Christmas and the holidays

Great games for taking a wee break from your holiday festivities!

The holidays are a perfect time for relaxing and spending some quality time with family and friends — especially the times when our phones are put away.

But the reality is that people are always going to have their phones on them, and maybe sometimes it’s alright to use them for a little escape from the hustle and bustle of the season. On the other hand,  [Read More…]

360-degree videos to help get you ready for the holidays!

Replace your world with something a little more Christmas-y.

Some people hit the day after Thanksgiving and immediately flip into Christmas Mode, and some feel that excitement at friends and family opening their gifts a little closer to the holiday. It’s a great feeling when it comes naturally, but a handful of folks out there need something to kick start that Christmas spirit with a specific event. Sometimes it’s that first glass of egg nog, or seeing  [Read More…]

This may be your last chance to grab 12 months of PlayStation Plus for $40 before the holidays

Grab a year of PlayStation Plus for less than $ 3.50 monthly!

Is this deal for me?

Amazon currently has the PlayStation Plus 1-year subscription card on sale for $ 39.99. This item usually sells for $ 59.99.

You can also currently save $ 50 on the PS4 Pro and $ 100 on PSVR starting today!

PlayStation Plus is Sony’s online service for its gaming consoles. With your subscription, you can begin to team up and talk with thousands  [Read More…]

Readjust your VR space after decorating for the holidays

Decorating for the holiday means you may need to reorganize your VR space.

December is here bringing holiday cheer, parties, and of course, decorations. Whether you’ve strung up Christmas lights insider your apartment, or you’re setting up a full tree in the corner, decorations can wreak havoc on your VR space. This is why after you finish decorating you’ll want to look at where you play in VR, and consider readjusting some things. From keeping an eye  [Read More…]

Vainglory gets an update out in time for the holidays, adding a new hero to the mix

All the goodies included in Vainglory 2.0 Update.

Fans of Vainglory received an early present from the developers at Super Evil Megacorp (gotta love that company name) in the form of a huge update that adds many features the hardcore players have been requesting. It also adds a new hero, a new Mystery Chest for unlocking new goodies, along with updates to the some festive skins.

Let’s start  [Read More…]

Holidays bring us a rare discount on Sonos speakers

Sonos is now offering $ 30 off all of its current products, making the amazing speakers and soundbars a bit more affordable. Whether you are looking to build up your existing system, or start a new one for the first time, you won’t want to miss out on this deal. From the smaller Play:1 all the way to the Soundbar and Sub, you can save on each and every item that the company sells.

The savings are  [Read More…]