Tag Archive: Launches


Criterion Channel launches April 8 with more than 1,000 movies to stream

If you love movies, you’ll love this new service.

The Criterion Collection is synonymous not just with movies, but with great movies. And more important, presenting movies “as its maker would want it seen, in state-of-the-art restorations with special features designed to encourage repeated watching and deepen the viewer’s appreciation of the art of film.”

And on April 8 it’s launching the the Criterion Channel in the United States and Canada.

Pricing is initially set at $  [Read More…]

Alcatel Onyx launches exclusively on Cricket with dual cameras, fingerprint scanner, and more for $120

Launching today exclusively on Cricket is the Alcatel Onyx, a feature-packed phone that won’t drain your wallet. With a price of only $ 120 you might be surprised the Onyx packs in some premium features such as a dual camera with portrait mode, fingerprint scanner, and face unlock.

Along with all of these extras the Onyx is backed by a quad-core 1.5GHz processor, 2GB of RAM, and a 5.5-inch 18:9 HD+ display. The 13MP + 2MP camera setup on the  [Read More…]

My Sprint Rewards launches with deals and discounts for Sprint subscribers

Sprint this week introduced its own rewards program which provides discounts and perks to subscribers. Called My Sprint Rewards, it’s a way of giving its customers goodies in the form of deals across a whole range of industries.

Available immediately to Sprint customers, the exclusive deals get started with a free large one-topping pizza from Papa John’s (while supplies last). To get rolling one simply needs download the Android or iOS app and enroll.

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My Sprint Rewards launches to give customers free pizza and other perks

It’s basically T-Mobile Tuesdays that you can use any day of the week.

Carriers are always looking for new ways to incentivize people to join or stay with their network, and Sprint’s latest attempt to do this comes in the form of a rewards program called “My Sprint Rewards.”

My Sprint Rewards is available as of today and offers exclusive deals on things like electronics, food, apparel, health, travel, and more. To kick things off, Sprint’s initial  [Read More…]

Ring launches doorbell camera, smart lighting, and more

Smart home security company Ring is off to a big start for 2019 as it introduces a rather sizable number of products. Among other things, the brand is launching a camera that fits inside of traditional door peepholes.

Door View Cam

The Door View Cam, as it’s called, looks like traditional Ring video doorbells but mounts on a door through the peephole. And, instead of using wires and screws, it places a camera on the outside with display on the  [Read More…]

Path of Exile launches on PlayStation 4 in December

Path of Exile is jumping to Sony’s machine.

Path of Exile is a free-to-play action game which draws inspiration from classics like Diablo. Set in the gothic world of “Wraeclast,” players have access to hundreds of combinations of spells and abilities, granting unprecedented gameplay styles. It has gained tremendous popularity over the years on Xbox One and PC.

The title is free-to-play in the truest sense. Expansions aren’t locked behind paywalls, and you can only spend  [Read More…]

Disney+ subscription service launches in late 2019

After years of rumors and pixie-dust-fueled pipe dreams, Disney is finally ready to make its move in media subscriptions.

If you’re a Disney fan, you know that trying to find its movies and TV shows online has been something of a quagmire. Some are on Netflix, some are on Hulu, some are on STARZ, some are only accessible with a cable subscription, and some are only available if you outright purchase them. It’s a hot mess, and Disney knows  [Read More…]

Red Dead Redemption 2 companion app launches this week

Red Dead Redemption 2 is receiving an official mobile companion app upon release.

Rockstar Games’ upcoming western, Red Dead Redemption 2, is just around the corner for Xbox One and PlayStation 4. While a few days out, there’s still a lot to learn about the highly-anticipated title upon its slated October 26 debut. Parallel to the full game launch, an official companion app has now been announced for iOS and Android devices.

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Fitbit Charge 3 launches on October 7 for $150

The bolstered fitness tracker is more comfortable and packs more smart features than its predecessor.

Following its announcement in August, the Fitbit Charge 3 is nearly ready to start hitting wrists everywhere. The new fitness tracker, which is a gradual evolution of the Charge 2, will hit stores starting on October 7.

Fitbit isn’t reinventing the wheel with the Charge 3, as it largely looks much like the Charge 2 that preceded it. However, the company has  [Read More…]

LG V40 ThinQ launches with 5 total cameras and more goodies

All of the fun and games are over in the leaks department for the LG V40 ThinQ. The device has been officially unveiled at an event in New York, confirming much of what we already knew.

LG V40

The LG V40 ThinQ sports a name that is forgettable, as many folks will continue to ignore the “ThinQ” marketing push. Instead, the handset will likely be simply referenced to as the LG V40.

READ MORE: LG G7 ThinQ Review

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