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This $33 smart scale works with Google Fit, Apple Health and more

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Tracking your weight has gone from a manual process to an automated one thanks to smart scales. In the past, these scales had been on the pricey side, but they have recently become way more affordable. Right now you can pick up the Eufy BodySense Smart Scale for just $ 35.99 at Amazon, which is $ 10 less than it normally sells for. The discount only applies to the white version.

It integrates  [Read More…]

Traveling with tech makes everything more complicated

Don’t know when I’ll be back again.

I will soon be leaving on a jet plane, connecting to another jet plane, and then, a few days hence, a third, fourth, and fifth. Two weeks later, I’ll be doing it all over again.

Traveling isn’t a particularly pleasant activity for most people — the waiting, the scrutiny, the running through terminals, bags flailing, to catch tight connections — but more and more these days, it’s the packing I  [Read More…]

Android phones may soon send more precise location info to 911 dispatchers

Early tests have shown promising results.

911 is a number no one in the U.S. ever wants to call, but in the case that you do, you want emergency responders to get to your location as fast as humanly possible. When you currently call 911, your wireless carrier sends your location info to the 911 dispatcher so they know where to send help. Google’s recently been testing a system of its own to handle this process, and it has  [Read More…]

Qualcomm remains open to Broadcom buyout if offered more cash

When will this back and forth end?

Another day, another possibility that Qualcomm may eventually sell to Broadcom.

Reports of Broadcom being interested in acquiring Qualcomm first appeared in early November of 2017, but Qualcomm’s Board of Directors turned down the initial offering of $ 105 billion. Broadcom came back with a counter-offer of $ 121 billion, but even so, Qualcomm still refused to sell.

On February 16, 2018, Qualcomm’s Chairman of the Board, Paul Jacobs, sent  [Read More…]

Best Buy’s Presidents’ Day sale features the UE Megaboom, 4K TVs, and more

Happy Birthday, Mr. Washington! Now take my money!

Best Buy’s 4-day Presidents’ Day sale is actually five days if you’re a My Best Buy rewards member. It’s free and easy to be a member. Just sign up with an account on Best Buy’s site. Once you do that you’ll be able to see all the Presidents’ Day sales starting today and take advantage of your early access.

There are plenty of electronics and appliances on sale. We’ve  [Read More…]

YouTube TV adds more channels and markets but gets a price bump

Google announced today that its YouTube TV service is expanding to more cities, as well as adding a list of new channels to its lineup. The new crop includes TNT, Adult Swim, TBS, CNN, Cartoon Network, truTV and Turner Classic Movies. What’s more, sports lovers will be thrilled to hear that NBA TV and the […]

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This year’s 157 new emoji include kangaroos, toilet paper, feet, and more

2018 is the year of red-headed emoji.

Although they’re easy to make fun of, emoji have quickly become a standard addition to text-based communication. They’re something I use every single day when talking to both friends and work colleagues, and in 2018, the world will be graced (or cursed) with 157 more of them.

The new emoji for 2018 are part of Emoji 11.0, and they’ll be released with Unicode 11.0 this June. I won’t go through every  [Read More…]

Master JavaScript, Ruby, C++, and more in Software Engineering Bundle, just $35

The more things change, the more they stay the same. While we’re busy hopping from one messaging client, social media platform, or favorite websites to another, the tech that powers them remains largely unchanged. In other words, software engineering is here to stay. Moreover, some of the languages used in programming have stuck around and […]

Google Photos now lets you turn your pics into themed movies for Valentine’s Day and more

The festival of love is upon us and Google wants to help you create a special memento to mark the event. So the search giant has introduced a special tool in Google Photos that allows users to create-your-own themed movies. Previously Google’s algorithms automatically created movies for your based on special days or events, but […]

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5: Rumors, Specs, Release Date, and More!

There’s a lot riding on the Redmi Note 5 considering its predecessor was the best-selling device in India last year.

Xiaomi had a groundbreaking year in 2017, and a lot of that had to do with the Redmi Note 4. Launched last January, the phone went on to become the best-selling device in the country in 2017, breaking sales records for Xiaomi and catapulting it to the summit of the Indian handset market.

As such, there’s  [Read More…]