Tag Archive: Live


Black Friday pricing on the Fitbit Ionic, Charge 3, and more is live now

Smash those goals.

Right now you can get Black Friday prices early on select Fitbit models! We fully expect to see more deals go live tomorrow, so if your coveted model isn’t listed below, be sure to keep your eyes locked to Thrifter’s Twitter account to be alerted on future discounts.

Your options include:

Fitbit Ionic GPS Smart Watch – $ 199.95 (was $ 300) Fitbit Charge 3 Activity Tracker – $ 119.95 (was $ 150) Fitbit  [Read More…]

DJI’s Mavic Air Black Friday pricing goes live early on Amazon and Best Buy

Don’t let this $ 100 discount fly out of your hands.

Though DJI’s Black Friday promotion isn’t set to officially start until November 18, quick buyers can snatch the DJI Mavic Air 4K quadcopter for $ 699 right now at Amazon. That’s the price it’ll be selling for during the week leading up to Black Friday. Both the white and black models of the drone are discounted currently, and you can also find this deal live at  [Read More…]

Join us for a special live video version of the #ACPodcast on Oct 18 @ 11am

We’ll be live on October 18 at 8am PT / 11am ET / 4pm BST

The Android Central Podcast began in March 2010, long before Android was a household name. Back then, the site was run by a ragtag group of bloggers eager to tell the world about this incredible new mobile operating system, in an environment dominated by Motorola, HTC, BlackBerry and Apple. Things have changed a lot since then, and the crew that made up the  [Read More…]

What live TV services does the Amazon Echo Show support?

Best answer: The Amazon Echo Show supports live TV with Alexa skills, and now directly with support for Hulu. You can watch any programming that’s included in your Hulu subscription on the Echo Show, as well as a variety of TV stations that can be accessed through Alexa’s skills.

Amazon: Amazon Echo Show ($ 229.99)

What’s an Amazon Echo Show?

The Echo Show is the next generation of the Amazon Echo, its groundbreaking wireless, voice-controlled smart  [Read More…]

Gen 4 is live as Pokemon GO adds Sinnoh region

Heads up, trainers. It’s time to get out there and start collecting new Pokemon. Indeed, the Pokemon first discovered in the Sinnoh region have arrived in Pokemon GO. That’s right, the fourth wave of pocket monsters is rolling out as of now.

Open the game up today and you’ll find new shadows of Pokemon that you’ve yet to catch. Among them are Turtwig, Chimchar, and Piplup, plus a handful of others.

Not all of the Sinnoh guys are here yet  [Read More…]

Is the Nest Protect certified where I live?

Best answer: Different governing bodies have differing regulations for smoke and carbon monoxide protectors, and the Nest Protect is certified for the United States, Canada and Europe.

Amazon: Nest Protect Smoke & Carbon Monoxide Alarm, Battery ($ 129)

What does it mean for Nest Protect to be certified?

At its most basic level, being certified means the Nest Protect will actually work as a smoke detector. Different regions use different laboratories for testing: Underwriters  [Read More…]

Google Pixel 3 live wallpapers have leaked, and you can download them now!

Can’t wait for the Pixel 3 to be announced? Well, while you wait for that, you should know that you can already download the entire collection of wallpapers from the soon-to-be-released flagship.

These are all high-resolution images (1080p or up) that can be set as a static background on your device. You can get them following this Google Drive link here.

There’s also the option of using them as a live version, but you’ll have to install a separate APK  [Read More…]

How to watch the iPhone (2018) event: Live at 10:00 AM PT on Sept. 12!

iPhone Xs? iPhone X Max? iPhone Xc? Find out the truth about the name at this year’s iPhone event.

Every September, Apple launches a new iPhone and usually one or two additional new devices. This year, we already know we’re going to see two updated (and new sized) versions of the iPhone X, as well as the Apple Watch Series 4, but will Apple bring any other goodies to the party?

Apple iPhone (2018) Event Preview

This  [Read More…]

Can you fly a drone where you live? Find out!

Best answer: AirMap for Drones can help your quickly see if your location is outside any permanent restrictions and temporary restrictions that pop up around special events or around travelling dignitaries. It can also tell you which airport operator or air traffic controller to report flight plans to if you want to fly within certain range of private or minucipal airports.

Google Play: AirMap for Drones (Free)

What to look for when reading AirMap

When you’re  [Read More…]

NBA 2K19 vs. NBA Live ’19: Which should you buy?

This is David vs. Goliath all over again.

There are few other battles in sports gaming more fierce than the one between the two big NBA games. We’re talking about NBA 2K19 and NBA Live ’19, authentic options coming from 2K Sports and EA Sports, respectively.

This rivalry has been ugly ever since it sparked up way back when on the Sega Dreamcast. It’s largely been in 2K’s favor to date, including one especially dark time for  [Read More…]