Tag Archive: Normal


Verizon’s network is back to normal!

It’s unclear when things will be back to normal.

What you need to know Verizon customers are experiencing outages right now. Affected areas include large parts of the east and midwest. Major cities without coverage include Chicago and Detroit.

Updated 1:58 PM ET: Everything should be back to normal now. Carry on!

If you live in the east or midwest and have been having issues your Verizon service, you’re not the only one. On July 30, customers  [Read More…]

Anker’s PowerWave wireless charging pad is almost half off its normal price

Get to chargin’.

The Anker PowerWave 10W wireless charging pad is down to $ 11.99 on Amazon thanks to a price drop from around $ 22 and a $ 1 off on-page coupon. This is a new low price for the pad and the best deal we’ve ever seen.

It’s a Qi-certified wireless charger that works with any compatible device, including both Android and iPhone smartphones. Only Samsung Galaxy phones will get the full 10W high-speed charge,  [Read More…]

The new Snapchat Spectacles are here, and they look like normal sunglasses

Time to go on a Snapstreak.

Snapchat Spectacles have always been neat, but they’re about to get a whole lot cooler. Snap just rolled out two new styles of Snapchat Spectacles, called Veronica and Nico.

These feature the same things as the Spectacles 2 did. They basically record 10-second clips of video, which you can upload to your Snapchat account. You can also capture a photo with ’em. They’re great for recording events, adventures, vlogs, or just  [Read More…]

Google Cloud Platform outage took down many popular apps, but it’s mostly back to normal now

Experiencing issues with apps today? Don’t necessarily blame the developer.

If you noticed an issue with one (or many) of your apps not working properly today, you weren’t alone — and it wasn’t your, or your phone’s, fault. Google Cloud Platform had an outage today, around 12:15 p.m. PT, that limited the ability for many popular apps to connect with the cloud that they’re reliant on. We don’t often talk about the cloud backend that runs all  [Read More…]

Twitter brings algorithms to the timeline, but the world will carry on as normal

Twitter has announced the company will be rolling out a new timeline feature that aims to keep you up-to-date with people you stalk online. Enabling this new algorithmic timeline feature will see the social blogging site attempt to select tweets that Twitter feels you most care about while you’re away. Fortunately for now, this optional feature is disabled by default and will remain so unless you activate it, until Twitter begins flipping the switch for everyone.

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Get up to 15 days of normal usage on a single charge with the Android 5.1 Outkitel K10000

Yeah you read that headline correctly. The Android L 5.1 Oukitel K10000 can get up to 15 days of normal usage on a single charge. How is that even possible when your current smartphone probably gets less than two days of normal usage on a single charge?

OUKITEL K10000 5.5 inch Android 5.1 4G LTE Phablet MTK6735 64bit Quad Core 2GB RAM 16GB ROM HD IPS Screen 10000mAh Battery 13.0MP Camera

The Oukitel K10000 comes with  [Read More…]

OnePlus Cardboard is just like normal Cardboard, hitting doorsteps starting today

In their continued efforts to get as many folks excited about the launch of the OnePlus 2 as possible, a VR campaign was announced last week to encourage folks at home to participate in the event. This isn’t the first time we’ve seen a company use Google Cardboard to create a “virtual event” for a device launch, but OnePlus is the first company to directly involve their fans in the process. A special OnePlus version of Google  [Read More…]

Top 5 most popular Android apps from last week: Normal, Google Chrome

Every week we cover new Android apps with Fresh Meat on Wednesday, followed by Android Gaming on Thursday and Top 10 App Updates on Friday. When Monday rolls around, we look back to see which apps were the most appealing to our audience. Read on for the 5 most popular Android apps from last week. These apps are ones that are most likely new and haven’t appeared in the Top 5 list more than three times.

1. Google Chrome

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