Tag Archive: Powerful


Small but powerful: Ten useful Android apps under 10 MB

Most popular Android apps. while effectively serve their purpose, are often memory and storage hogs and while a lot of Android smartphones these days have a minimum of 4 and a maximum of 6 or sometimes even 8 GB of RAM with over a 32 GB of internal storage space, some Android users still have phones with a 2 or 3 GB of RAM and internal storage space ranging from 8 to 16 GB.

Such users might experience problems like  [Read More…]

Android doesn’t need a dark system theme — it needs something more powerful

Fool me once, shame on you; fool me six times, shame on us all.

The whispers have started up again, the way they do every few months before the next Developer Preview or the next version release. Maybe this will finally be the year Android N brings back the dark theme. Android O will have a system dark theme! Android P has to have a dark theme!! It’s a new year, and now the song has started  [Read More…]

These new sensors and features help make Ring’s Alarm System more powerful

Time to make a good system even better.

It’s time to take your Ring Alarm system and make it even more powerful, making your home even more secure. Ring announced several new accessories at CES 2019 that will protect you not just from security threats but from property damage and other life-threatening situations. The new Ring Alarm sensors, like the $ 35 Smoke & CO Listener will be able to monitor for smoke, carbon monoxide, flooding, freezing  [Read More…]

Google’s Pixelbook is powerful, gorgeous, and a steal for just $699

If you get a Chrome OS device this year, make sure it’s the Pixelbook.

At its fall hardware event back in October, Google announced a striking new Chrome OS tablet called the Pixel Slate. The Pixel Slate brings a lot of exciting things to the table and aims to be your go-to device for both tablet and laptop needs. It starts at $ 599, but if you want a model that’ll be powerful enough for moderate workloads  [Read More…]

Add powerful functions to your USB-C port with the $30 Anker 3-in-1 hub

Nothing you can’t do.

Anker’s 3-in-1 USB-C hub with Power Delivery is down to $ 29.99 with code ANKERCC8 on Amazon. That price is $ 10 off what it normally goes for, and we’ve never seen it drop this low directly.

Plug this adapter into the USB-C port on your MacBook, Chromebook, Dell XPS, or other device and you’ve got three new functions to work with. The hub adds a USB-C port with 60W Power Delivery and  [Read More…]

YouTube TV’s DVR feature is now a lot more powerful

You can now pause, fast forward, and rewind shows for many more channels.

YouTube TV is jam-packed with features to help you get the most out of your cord-cutting lifestyle — one of which is a cloud DVR that allows you to record shows and watch them at a later date. On October 4, YouTube TV announced that it’s partnering with a bunch of networks to make its DVR even better.

YouTube TV has announced on Twitter  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 review, 11 months on: Big, powerful, and due for a refresh

This phone doesn’t need anything more than a few minor tweaks to be amazing.

Perhaps it’s all of the similarities between Note and Galaxy S releases nowadays, but it sure doesn’t feel like it’s been 11 months since I published our Galaxy Note 8 review. But now, as we approach the launch of the Galaxy Note 9, here I am using a nearly year-old Note 8.

Before we’re all wrapped up in the hype of its successor,  [Read More…]

Action Launcher v37 adds powerful ‘desktop shortcuts’ and Android P UI

Formatting for the Pixel Launcher’s layout is also enabled by default.

The v37 update for Action Launcher is making its way to the Play Store right now, and as always, developer Chris Lacy has a handful of new features for us to geek out over.

The biggest change this time around is something called “desktop shortcuts.” When enabled, you can hold down on any blank part of your home screen to bring up desktop shortcuts and  [Read More…]

These powerful Oontz Angle 3 Bluetooth speakers have never been more affordable

Keep the party going.

As part of its one-day Gold Box deals, Amazon has a pair of Oontz Angle Bluetooth speakers on sale, with prices starting at just $ 29.99. The most affordable option is the Angle 3 Ultra, which has side volume controls, 14W of power, and up to 20 hours of playback per charge. It normally sells for closer to $ 60.

The larger version, the Angle 3XL Ultra is down to $ 89.99 from  [Read More…]

Save $100 on the insanely powerful Razer Phone for a limited time

Right now you can save $ 100 on the Razer Phone when you use coupon code 120HZ during checkout. While it may not have a flashy edge-to-edge display or the latest and greatest in camera technology, the Razer Phone has a bunch of features that are quite appealing. It has a 120Hz UltraMotion display with HDR, dual front-firing speakers, a huge 4000mAh battery, and more.

We wrapped up a recent second opinion review saying:

The bottom line here  [Read More…]