Tag Archive: Prepared


Get prepared for Amazon Prime Day with Thrifter’s newsletter

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If you want to be the first to know when Amazon’s Prime Day 2018 is taking place, this is the absolute best way to do it. Amazon will likely announce the official date in the coming weeks, and then the leaks begin.

From tips and tricks to help get you ready ahead of time to maximizing your savings during the event, you’ll want this info delivered right to your inbox. The team at Thrifter eats,  [Read More…]

Pick up a Tacklife digital tire inflator for only $14 and be prepared

Amazon has this Tacklife Digital Tire Inflator on sale for $ 13.98 when you apply coupon code 3HYPY8HO at checkout. This normally sells for about $ 20, and the few customer reviews it has are positive. Tacklife is a brand that Team Thrifter knows and loves. It’s known for offering solid home goods at affordable prices.

This inflator has two ways of working. Either you can plug it into your car’s cigarette lighter socket, or you can use  [Read More…]

Stay prepared with Anker’s shock-activated Roav dash cam for just $45

Spare some cash now, save more later.

Accidents can happen at any time, and proving fault isn’t always a clear-cut thing. If you have one of these Roav Dash Cams in your car, you’ll have all the proof you need to help you get things resolved after an accident. They’re down to just $ 44.99 at Amazon when you enter promo code CARCAMBD during checkout. That’s $ 15 below what it’s been selling for during the last few months.

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Be prepared and proactive with this $30 1080p Yi Dash Camera

Thinking ahead.

Amazon has the Yi 2.7-inch 1080p Dash Camera on sale for $ 29.99 when you apply coupon code ABBFY96S at checkout. That saves you about $ 10 off the normal price of this camera, which received 4.4 out of 5 stars from 31 customer reviews. If you don’t already have one, make sure to pick up a microSD card so you have extra storage space.

Features include:

Loop recording Easy installation 130 Wide Angle Lens  [Read More…]

Be prepared for your next at-home electronics repair with this $25 iFixit toolkit

Got any ongoing do-it-yourself projects? Need some precision repair work done? This deal is definitely for you, then!

We know. You’re clumsy and break things, and fixing them gets expensive, right? Doing it yourself is a great option, but only if you have the right tools around. Right now you can pick up the 64-piece iFixit driver kit for $ 24.99. This is the best price you’ll find on the kit right now, which is around $ 20 lower  [Read More…]

Pandora is finally prepared to launch premium streaming service

Pandora is stepping up to directly compete with Spotify, Google Play, and Apple Music.

Pandora was one of the first big players in the music streaming game, with it’s one-of-a-kind Music Genome Project powering a song recommendation engine that blew our collective minds over 15 years ago, and it continues to impress to this day. But in the time since, the field has become extremely competitive, with Apple, Google, Microsoft, Spotify, and many others all jumping into the premium  [Read More…]

Hurricane Season: Make sure you’re prepared for the worst

Hurricane season (June-November) on the Atlantic has come early this year and may be an indication of worse things to come. I certainly am hoping the weather stays calm and nice, but that might not be the case. Technology advancements over the past 10-20 years has made us ever more dependant on our smartphones more

Weekly Poll Followup: Tech is mostly prepared in case of bad weather

Last week we asked if you prep your tech before a storm. There is plenty to worry about when getting ready for a storm, and making sure your technology is properly prepped isn’t always a priority. We use our phones like lifelines these days, doing everything from getting the most up to date weather to spending hours playing games when we can’t leave the house.

With that in mind we gave you four options in last week’s  [Read More…]

Get prepared for Android 6.0: Download and install the latest Google Play Store 5.9.11 APK

The Google Play Store has just received a version bump, bringing it to version 5.9.11 and gets devices ready for the impending launch of Android 6.0, as well as bringing with it support for fingerprint readers (hello Nexus 5X), a uninstall manager, and more.

What’s New

There’s plenty of new additions to the Google Play Store 5.9.11 and the release is clearly geared towards preparing things for the launch of Android 6.0. You’ll notice a new dialogue appear for apps optimised for  [Read More…]

AT&T: Be prepared for higher prices if we do not acquire T-Mobile

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AT&T‘s proposed $ 39 billion acquisition of T-Mobile has been one of the hottest topics in the tech industry this year. AT&T claims to need T-Mobile’s spectrum to build out their LTE network, and T-Mobile is going bankrupt – best option would be a merge, right? We wouldn’t be ranting and worrying if things were that simple, though. Such acquisition would bring many consequences, with some being potentially harmful to the cellphone  [Read More…]