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The $80 Elgato Stream Deck Mini has six fully customizable keys

For some smooth transitions.

The Elgato Stream Deck Mini live content creation controller is down to $ 79.99 on Amazon. This content controller has been selling for around $ 94 since late August and was selling as high as $ 100 before that. This is only the second time it has dropped significantly lower than that, leaving it just around 50 cents above its best price ever.

This mini deck has six LCD keys you can customize  [Read More…]

Google Home vs. Google Home Mini: Which should you buy?

It’s a harder decision than you think.

Big in importance but small in stature, the Google Home Mini is a great addition to the company’s hardware canon.

At just $ 49, the rounded plastic puck, covered in fabric, is an inexpensive entry into Google’s burgeoning smart home ecosystem. It offers a speaker that while lacking in bass is adequate for most voice-based tasks. As it sits, its microphones listen for the “OK Google” hotword and, offers a  [Read More…]

Free your Google Home Mini from its power cord with a battery base

The Google Home Mini is an adorable little gateway device into the world of Google Assistant, smart speakers, and smart home control. You may want to bring it with you from room-to-room during your daily activities, but it’s chained to a power outlet. It doesn’t have to be, though! There are a few battery bases out there for the Google Home Mini — and here’s how they stack up.

Get a grip KIWI Rechargeable Battery Base

This silicone  [Read More…]

Never be wrong about a color again — the Nix Mini Color Sensor is $30 off

Take a look at the various colors for some of your favorite phones. They’re no longer just black, or white. You can identify the Pixel 3‘s “Not Pink” but could you match it up to a paint? We bet you couldn’t.

Can you tell the difference between rust, cinnamon, pecan, peanut, and gingerbread when it comes to selecting the proper color? If you’re painting a room, and want to complement your couch, you need the be precise. The same goes  [Read More…]

How to load your own games on the Commodore 64 Mini

The C64 Mini is a lot of fun and they made it so easy to load your own games.

If you are a huge fan of retro gaming and more specifically you love Commodore 64 games, you might have gone out and got yourself a Commodore 64 Mini. If you did, it’s possible that you have gone through and played all the games that come with the system and now you are ready to dive into some  [Read More…]

All the games that come with the C64 Mini

Find out what the C64 Mini has in store for you with this full list of games.

The C64 Mini is a killer little retro console that does a fine job of bringing the magic of the Commodore 64 into the modern age. All you have to do is plug it into your TV and you are whisked away to the 80’s when pixels were king and just about any idea could be made into a game.

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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…]

Should you buy the Amazon Echo Dot (3rd gen) or a Google Home Mini?

We’re a virtual company made up of tech experts from across the globe. We live and breathe smart home technology, so if you’re just stepping into this exciting new tech space, we’re here to help set you in the right direction.

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd gen)

Our Pick

$ 50 at Amazon

Pros Supports speakers with Bluetooth or 3.5mm connection. Fresh design with a fabric finish. Easy to connect multiple Echo speakers. Cons Lacks some features  [Read More…]

Google’s ‘Smart TV Kit’ leaks, includes Home Mini and 3rd-gen Chromecast

What? A leaked Google product?

Google’s big hardware event is nearly upon us, and leading up to this, we’ve already learned a lot about the Pixel 3, Pixelbook 2, and Home Hub. Now, we have eyes on a new “Smart TV Kit” that’ll bundle a Google Home Mini and 3rd-generation Chromecast.

You can actually purchase a similar bundle at Walmart that includes a Home Mini and current 2nd-gen Chromecast, but this new bundle comes with the 3rd-gen  [Read More…]

Google Home Mini gets a new Aqua color option

Ahead of the grand Pixel 3 unveil, Google announced its Home Mini speaker is getting a new color option in the US. Called Aqua, the new version will become available for purchase from the Google Store and Walmart later this month for $ 50.

However, you should know that the Google Home Mini is often offered for free if bundled with some other more expensive product. For example, right now if you buy an NVIDIA SHIELD TV (without controller) from  [Read More…]