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Get insights into your phone usage and apps with ActionDash

Chris Lacy, developer of the superb Action Launcher, is back with his first new app in over three years. Called ActionDash, this app aims to expand on the digital data insights of Digital Wellbeing and bring it to all phones, not just the lucky Google Pixel phones and Google Home speakers that have received it so far.

Announced in a blog post this afternoon, Lacy claims that ActionDash takes the Digital Wellbeing concept and runs with it,  [Read More…]

Plug all your devices into this discounted $12 Aukey Power Strip

You need to plug it.

Amazon is offering this Aukey Power Strip for $ 19.99, but coupon code AUKEYK07 drops the price down to $ 11.99. That’s lower than it has ever dropped directly before.

This power strip features four outlets and four USB ports, meaning you can power and charge all sorts of devices simultaneously. Each USB port can put out up to 2.4 amps as well. The power strip has a 5-foot cable for easy  [Read More…]

Far Cry: New Dawn is set to delve into post-apocalyptic Hope County

Ubisoft’s sequel to Far Cry 5 looks to shake up the formula.

Gone are the days of gritty, dreary, desolate apocalyptic landscapes. Borderlands 2 seems to have paved the way for the vibrant color palettes that we’ll soon see in Rage 2 and Far Cry: New Dawn. The apocalypse sure is… pink. It’s almost ironic that Far Cry: New Dawn’s apocalyptic antithesis, Metro Exodus—filled to the brim with a bleak atmosphere, is launching on the same day.

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Lenovo’s new Smart Tab P10 is a tablet that turns into an Echo Show

The convergence home device people have been asking for.

Lenovo isn’t a Google Assistant-only company: it’s happy to work with Amazon Alexa as well. And its new Smart Tab P10 and M10 go a step beyond just working with Alexa; they’re tablets that basically turn into an Echo Show when docked in your home.

Lenovo’s official line is that these are tablets first and foremost … though as tablets, the P10 and M10 aren’t particularly interesting. They’re about  [Read More…]

Sony slips AirPlay 2 and Homekit into its new TVs, too

The Sony A9G TV.

Any worries that an Android TV wouldn’t allow for Apple’s features turned out to be just worries.

Samsung was first to declare. Then LG and Vizio. But the big question regarding integration of Apple’s AirPlay 2 and Homekit? That was whether Sony would be on board — or even have the option.

It was a big enough surprise that Samsung — Apple’s arch enemy in the phone space — would see two relatively core iPhone  [Read More…]

Give into nostalgia with your favorite Arcade1Up machine for $199

Play on, player.

Walmart is taking $ 100 off the Arcade1Up retro arcade machines. This deal matches one we saw that took $ 100 off the Asteroids machine, but that deal excluded the other collections! Today you can pick from your favorite games and get the ones that work best for you.

The other Arcade1Up cabinets down to $ 199 include: Street Fighter 2, Rampage, Centipede, and Galaga, and Pacman. You can also get $ 50 off  [Read More…]

Turn your regular desk into a standing desk with these great risers

Sitting at a desk all day can be a real pain in the rear, and even with an expensive, comfortable office chair, standing while working has its share of benefits. While you can always purchase a new standing desk with built-in mechanics, adding a riser to your existing desk is usually cheaper and provides a bit more flexibility when it comes to where and when you can use it. Here’s what we recommend.

Removable keyboard tray FlexiSpot M2B 35-inch riser  [Read More…]

Aukey’s $85 Bluetooth Soundbar splits into left and right tower speakers

This 2.0 channel soundbar comes with a mounting kit and twin speaker stands.

Aukey’s 2.0 Channel Bluetooth Soundbar is available at Amazon for $ 84.69 when you enter promo code AUK5XMAS at checkout. That’ll save you $ 25 off its regular price there, which has never been discounted without a coupon code before.

This soundbar was just released early last month. Featuring dual speaker drivers for a total output of 60W, this 2.0 Channel soundbar offers various  [Read More…]

Turn older heaters or AC units into a smart home product with Sensibo Sky

The trend toward smart home products is a welcome one in my book. Here at AndroidGuys, we’ve reviewed a ton of products that make things a little easier, like Hunter fans, Deebot robot vacuums, and Nest x Yale smart locks. These products are all designed to be smart right out of the box.

But, if you’re not in the market for something new and just want to make your legacy products smart, there aren’t a ton of options. I had  [Read More…]

This $20 OtterBox case will turn your Google Home Mini into Mickey Mouse

Oh boy.

The Google Home Mickey has arrived. For $ 20, this OtterBox case transforms your miniature home assistant into your favorite mouse-cot.

The rubber non-slip base props your Google Home Mini up whilst giving it ears and Mickey’s red suspenders. It also makes the power cord look like a tail, for added adorableness.

As of press time, the case is listed on the OtterBox website. It was out of stock earlier, but seems to be available  [Read More…]