Tag Archive: Owners


PlayStation 4 owners can try Nioh 2 in an open beta starting in November

Eager Nioh fans will be able to try Nioh 2 in an open beta starting on November 1 and running through November 10.

What you need to know Nioh 2 is an upcoming third-person action game developed by Team Ninja and published by Koei Tecmo. Nioh 2 is getting an open beta that is set to begin on November 1 and will run through November 10. The game is currently set to release sometime in early 2020  [Read More…]

Pixel owners can now claim up to $500 for defective microphone

You can claim up to $ 500 only if you have documentation to prove your Pixel or Pixel XL had microphone issues.

What you need to know Owners of the first-generation Google Pixel or Pixel XL smartphones may be eligible to receive up to $ 500 from a class action settlement. You can get up to $ 20 if you bought a Pixel or Pixel XL before January 4, 2017, even if you did not experience any  [Read More…]

Best gifts for PS4 owners

If you’re shopping for someone who is a huge PlayStation 4 fan and you’re not entirely sure what that means, know that you are not alone. Shopping for a gamer isn’t always the easiest thing in the world. It’s doubly hard if they’re the type to go out and buy the latest game the first day it’s available. If your PlayStation 4 fan has switched to shopping digital, you may not even be able to see what games they have  [Read More…]

A deal with Amazon lets local police request Ring footage from owners

Departments are also given free Ring products for promoting the Neighbors app.

What you need to know Amazon has partnered with some local police departments to push Ring products. In return for promoting Ring, Police departments get free doorbells for residents. Police can also access a special portal for requesting footage without a warrant.

Ring, the Amazon-owned company behind some of the most popular smart video doorbells, has come under fire once again for privacy concerns. This  [Read More…]

OnePlus 7 Pro gets a $100 price cut, current owners can get cashback

This takes the 7 Pro down to a more reasonable price for our neighbors to the north.

What you need to know OnePlus is reducing the price of all OnePlus 7 Pro configurations. Canadian 7 Pro owners are eligible for a cashback for phones puchased at the original price. Puts the new price range on the 7 Pro at $ 899-$ 1009, from $ 999-$ 1119.

Technology usually costs a little more up north, but the price  [Read More…]

Look out: Android Q Beta 4 update failing for some Pixel owners

What you need to know Android Q Beta 4 is failing to install for many Pixel 3 owners. Phone either fails to boot or dumps into recovery mode. Force rebooting, sometimes with recovery mode, can revert to Beta 3.

The fourth version of the Android Q beta was just released, and OTA updates already started pushing out to Pixel owners who were enrolled in the beta program. But this one isn’t heading out as smoothly as the first  [Read More…]

Some Pixel 3a owners are experiencing random shut downs

The bug could be related to using Wi-Fi.

What you need to know Some users are experiencing random shut downs on both the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL. Running in safe mode doesn’t appear to fix it and it could be related to using Wi-Fi. At the moment, there has been no official statement from Google on the matter.

It wouldn’t be a Pixel launch if users weren’t already having problems, and unfortunately, it only took  [Read More…]

Original Google Pixel owners could receive up to $500 for faulty microphone

Pixel owners who didn’t experience issues could still get $ 20 in the settlement.

What you need to know Google has agreed to pay a total of $ 7.25 million in the class action settlement. Owners of the original Pixel could get a payout of up to $ 500. A hearing to approve the settlement will take place on June 5.

Google has agreed to pay $ 7.25 million dollars in a settlement of a class action  [Read More…]

Pixel 3 owners — Do you feel ripped off by the Pixel 3a?

There’s always something new around the corner.

The Pixel 3a has garnered a lot of attention in a short amount of time. And rightfully so. It offers one of the market’s best smartphone cameras, guaranteed software support, and good overall specs for $ 400.

In other words, you’re essentially getting about 80% of the Pixel 3 experience for half the cost.

That’s a fantastic value proposition to people in need of upgrading their old phone, but what  [Read More…]

The Incipio Aerolite case is a clumsy Galaxy S10 owner’s best friend

Great drop protection.

The Galaxy S10 has some of the best hardware you’ll find on a smartphone in 2019. Its curved AMOLED display is a thing of beauty, the sleek glass back is available in a multitude of eye-catching colors, and the overall fit-and-finish is sublime.

As great as all of that is, it also results in the phone being extremely prone to shattering/cracking in the event of a fall. There are a lot of cases out  [Read More…]