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Spotify testing new features, including importing your own music

Spotify is a great service, but there’s always room for improvement. Spotify’s attempts at improvement have now been revealed thanks to Twitter user @wongmjane. The first, and perhaps most notable, feature in testing is the ability to import music directly from your Android phone into Spotify. This is a huge boon for those who have extensive past music collections, or who may own music that isn’t published on Spotify. In short, while you won’t be able to find Jay-Z’s music  [Read More…]

Google Fi now supports most phones, including iPhone

Google on Wednesday renamed its mobile virtual network operator (MVNO), Project Fi, to Google Fi. In the process, it also drastically expanded its list of compatible phones.

Effective immediately, Google Fi is no longer restricted to a short list of select devices. Indeed, pretty much any unlocked phone is now compatible with the service.

Not only does Google Fi support a much wider net of Android phones, but it also now allows for iPhone, too. Compatibility for iPhones is considered  [Read More…]

Save big on Crucial’s MX500 SSDs including the 500GB for just $65

Upgrade to a highly-rated SSD for less than ever.

The Crucial MX500 500GB SATA solid state drive is down to $ 64.99 on Amazon. That’s $ 25 off its regular price and the first time it has dropped below $ 65. You can get the M.2 SSD for $ 75 if you prefer that form factor.

The deal doesn’t end with the 500GB capacity. The 250GB version has dropped down to $ 42.99 in the SATA form.  [Read More…]

Amazon introduces a truckload of new Echo devices including an upgraded smart display

Amazon this week took the world by surprise and announced over 70 new devices, customer features and developer tools across its Alexa, Echo and Fire TV platforms.

Amazon wants you to be able to access Alexa from everywhere in your house, office and even front your car or truck, so it has updated its line-up of with a wide range of Echo devices and companion devices.

Here are all the hardware novelties

All-new Echo Show

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Samsung Galaxy S10 may come in four variants, including a 5G model

Rumors have it that Samsung is going to launch a lot of Galaxy S10 models early next year, and the latest paints a picture where there might be four to choose from.

According to a report from XDA-Developers, Samsung is indeed planning on multiple variants for the flagship Galaxy S10 next year, with the primary differentiator being the cameras on the back. That’s echoed in this report as well, with one major difference.

According to the report’s investigation of Android  [Read More…]

Fitbit has several fitness trackers on sale including the Alta for just $80

Get fit bit-by-bit.

The Fitbit Alta large black fitness tracker is down to $ 79.95 on Amazon. This is the first time in more than a year this tracker has dropped below $ 100, and it more regularly sells as high as $ 130. You can also get it at this price in Teal and Purple.

The small versions are down to $ 80 in Black and Purple as well.

This deal on the Alta is part  [Read More…]

Thanks, Lenovo, for including a camera cover on your Smart Display

For me, the most important feature is something most people aren’t talking about.

I ordered the Lenovo Smart Display on day one because a digital assistant with its own display is a thing I’m really interested in. Ever since the first crafty DIY’er built the first smart mirror people have thought of ways visual feedback can be integrated with something that gives you some extra information, and a small(ish) screen that can tap into the power of  [Read More…]

Unlocked smartphones are on sale from $79 at Amazon, including the Essential Phone

Prime Day is calling with an exclusive discount.

In celebration of Prime Day, Amazon is offering discounts on a selection of unlocked smartphones including options like the Essential Phone and the Honor 7X. There’s also a Samsung wireless charger on sale for $ 30. These deals are exclusively available to Prime members as part of Amazon’s Prime Day. If you’re not a member, you can still grab today’s discounts by starting a free 30-day trial.

Some of  [Read More…]

Nokia launches a trio of sub-$250 budget handsets, including the Nokia 5.1

The Nokia 5.1, 3.1, and 2.1 have all been announced and all are affordably priced below the $ 250 price point. All three offer something different, including either Android One or Android Go.

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Amazon is taking 20% or more off Alexa-enabled devices, including the $104 Echo Spot

Amazon says thank you with discounts. I’m ok with that.

The Amazon Echo Spot is down to $ 103.99 right now in both black and white. It normally sells for $ 130, and this is one of the best prices we’ve ever seen.

This deal is part of a huge Amazon “Thank You” sale taking at least 20% off Alexa-enabled devices. This deal is good today only, but it includes a wide variety of products including several members of  [Read More…]