Tag Archive: Link


NVIDIA’s new Shield TV bundle throws in a Samsung SmartThings Link

The whole smash costs $ 219, but we’re already seeing it on sale.

NVIDIA today announced a new bundle for Shield TV. Dubbed the Shield TV Smart Home Edition, you get a Shield TV (which is still an excellent option for cord-cutters and the only Android TV box we recommend), the non-rechargeable voice remote, and a Samsung SmartThings Link — a USB fob that you’ll plug into the back of your Shield TV to enable access to Samsung  [Read More…]

Steam Link Beta: A cool concept with limited use cases

Steam Link lets you play PC games on your phone, and it works surprisingly well!

The Steam Link mobile app is like a dream concept for anyone who’s ever thought how neat it would be to play PC games on your phone. In an age of gamer phones and the Nintendo Switch offering outstanding options for gaming on the go, whatever clear distinction there was between “gaming” and “mobile gaming” is disappearing fast.

Valve’s contribution with the  [Read More…]

The JBL Link View is the next Google Assistant smart display you can pre-order starting now

It’s only been days since the first Google Assistant enabled smart display went up for order from Lenovo and now we have another contender from JBL. The JBL Link view can be pre-ordered starting today from JBL’s site for $ 250. It comes with an 8-inch screen and two 10w speakers on either side of the display.

Music your way

Considering the JBL Link View and Lenovo Smart Display are both Google Assistant speakers, they will both have similar features.  [Read More…]

Connect the Dyson Pure Cool Link air purifier to your Wi-Fi for $299 today

Cool off with Dyson.

The Dyson Pure Cool Link Air Purifier is down to $ 299 on Amazon. This deal is price-matching Best Buy‘s Black Friday in July sale. The $ 299 price is actually even better than Prime Day when the purifier dropped to $ 349. It’s also $ 80 better than the last regular deal.

This device is both a fan and an air purifier. It automatically detects your home’s air quality, and adjusts itself  [Read More…]

You can now add kids under 13 to Project Fi group plans via Family Link

You’ll need a Family Link account to get started.

In October 2016, Google made Project Fi much more accessible for a lot of people with the introduction of group plans. Today, those group plans are expanding even more with support for kids under 13-years-old.

Per Google’s announcement post:

When you add a child to your plan, you’ll both enjoy the Project Fi features you know and love—like easy data alerts, seamless switching between networks, and automatic connection  [Read More…]

BLU debuts the inexpensive X Link smartwatch

BLU just unveiled its first smartwatch, the X Link. Customers can pre-order one from Amazon for only $ 60 a pop. Shipping starts on June 6.

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How to set up the Steam Link beta on Android

This app is way more versatile than it appears at first.

If like me you have been looking for a good reason to own an Android tablet, Valve may have given us the perfect excuse. Steam Link has been available as a small device for your TV for quite some time now and did the job of allowing you to stream your games to the biggest screen in your house admirably but it didn’t allow for much  [Read More…]

Valve Steam Link app now available on Google Play

Valve’s Steam Link app is now available on Google Play in beta, allowing you to stream games over wifi to your Android phone, tablet, or TV.

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Valve Steam Link app will soon let you play Steam games on Android and iOS

The app will be released during the week of May 21.

Steam is one of the world’s most popular platforms for accessing video games, and soon, you’ll be able to play any titles you’ve purchased on it on your Android and iOS devices (including phones, tablets, and Android/Apple TV).

This is being made possible thanks to a new app Valve’s releasing called Steam Link, and it’ll be free to download for both operating systems. It’s an incredibly  [Read More…]

New JBL Link Bar soundbar pulls triple duty with Android TV and Google Assistant

This is what Google needs to expand the ecosystem.

We speculated that Google would have some Android TV announcements at I/O 2018, and here’s the first of the bunch: a new partnership with JBL to launch a soundbar that pulls triple duty as an Android TV device and Google Assistant speaker.

It’s called the JBL Link Bar, and it’s the first product in an expansion of Android TV beyond standalone set top boxes and TV integration to new  [Read More…]