Tag Archive: Popular


These are the most popular use cases for a Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi is a computer and can do almost anything a larger (and more expensive) model can. What makes the Raspberry Pi so great is it’s open nature. There are project boards from many different companies, but the Raspberry Pi Foundation provides everything needed to make this board suitable for just about any application. This means you’ll find plenty of project kits that are fun and functional once built. Here are some of the best we’ve found  [Read More…]

Save 25% on an athletic apparel purchase from popular brands at Amazon

Effortless athleisure.

Right now at Amazon, you can add an item of your choice from a selection of athletic shoes and apparel to your cart and automatically receive 25% off during checkout. This only works on one thing, and you can only use it one time. The selection is huge, though, so it is definitely worth checking out. A lot of the items are already discounted too which makes the extra percentage off icing on the cake.

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There’s a reason why headphones are so damn popular right now

As headphones get smarter, the market gets bigger.

The number of consumer gadgets that come out each year is impossible to keep up with, but even so, there are always couple niches that seem to be more popular than everything else. Some years it’s smartphones, game consoles, tablets, etc.

For the past couple of years, headphones have been standing out more and more than just about anything. New options are constantly hitting the market with new features  [Read More…]

Popular PC strategy game ‘Stellaris’ warps onto PlayStation 4 soon

Get ready, console owners.

Stellaris is an evolution of the grand strategy genre with space exploration at its core. It features deep gameplay, a rich and diverse selection of aliens, and emergent storytelling. According to publisher Paradox Interactive, Stellaris contains engaging moments that reward interstellar exploration as you traverse, discover, interact, and learn more about the species you encounter during your travels. There are a lot of mechanics to master here, so be prepared for a somewhat  [Read More…]

Amazon is discounting popular smart home accessories by 20% for Echo device owners

Some deals worth considering!

If you own an Echo device or other 3rd-party Alexa-enabled hardware, you can save 20% on a bunch of smart home accessories at Amazon right now with the use of coupon code SMART20. From smart plugs to bulbs, smart door locks to security cameras, this sale has a little bit of something for everyone. The TP-Link Wi-Fi smart LED bulb drops to $ 17.59 from $ 22, the Sengled starter kit with 2  [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…]

Grab one of iOttie’s popular car mounts for as little as $14 today

Amazon has a variety of iOttie’s popular mounts on sale, with prices starting at just $ 13.94. There are a few different models available, each slightly different from the other.

Easy One Touch 4 CD Slot – $ 13.94 (Was $ 20) Easy One Touch 4 Dashboard Mount – $ 17.45 (Was $ 25) Easy One Touch Qi CD Slot – $ 32.95 (Was $ 50) Easy One Touch Qi Air Vent – $ 32.95 (Was $ 50) Easy One  [Read More…]

Prime Day brings up to 30% on these popular STEM kids toys

Amazon has a bunch of STEM toys on sale for up to 30% off right now. From the Sphero Mini to wooden block sets there are a bunch of deals in here you’ll want to check out for your kids.

The sale has a number of items in it that would make great gifts, so you could get a jumpstart on your holiday shopping today and be one step ahead come this fall. Some of the discounts include:

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Anker’s popular Bluetooth speakers are on sale today for as little as $17

Get that boom boom pow!

As part of its Gold Box deals of the day, Amazon has a pair of Anker’s Bluetooth speakers on sale for as low as $ 16.88. The most affordable option is the Anker SoundCore Mini, which has 15 hours of battery life, and this price is the lowest it’s ever gone. This option is super portable thanks to its cylindrical design but still offers a great sound.

If you want something a  [Read More…]

TreVolo S review: Strangest but most popular speaker in the house

If you picture “Bluetooth speaker” in your brain, you are almost certain to conjure up a very plain black or very very dark gray brick, with a perforated front and near-invisible control buttons. There are dozens, if not hundreds, of these clone-like bricks in the market. Heck, I have at least three of them in the house as I type this. But, I’ve been given the opportunity to try out a speaker from BenQ; the Trevolo S.

If you’re familiar with  [Read More…]