Tag Archive: Protects

This $14 Belkin Pivot-Plug Power Strip protects from surges

Quickly turn two outlets into six.

Belkin’s 6-Outlet Power Strip Surge Protector recently dropped in price at Amazon down to $ 14.07. Though it’s just a $ 6 discount off what it regularly sells for, this deal marks its lowest price in over a year.

This power strip features six surge-protected outlets which can pivot and are spaced out enough to allow room for large plugs. It has a 1080 Joule energy rating and includes Red and  [Read More…]

PHOOZY: Sleeve protects your phone from extreme heat, freezing cold

Earthly heat & cold are no match for this space-grade floating smartphone capsule.

Nomad Leather Folio Wallet dresses up and protects your Samsung Galaxy S8 (Deal of the Day)

You’ve just finished eating dinner and you’re ready to go. A quick inventory check before getting up: phone, wallet, keys. You do this, right? Why not make it easier on yourself and combine the first two? If you own a Samsung Galaxy S8, then today’s Deal of the Day, the Nomad Leather Folio Wallet, is […]

Samsung’s Safety Screen app protects your kids’ eyes

Samsung has launched an app that’s designed to prevent vision damage when using phones or tablets for an extended duration of time. Called Safety Screen, the app uses facial recognition to detect the distance between a phone or tablet’s display and a user’s eyes, automatically shutting off the screen and alerting the users with a popup if it finds that the device is held too close.

Samsung says that the goal with Safety Screen is to  [Read More…]

Google ‘Password Alert’ chrome extension further protects user identities

Google today announced software designed to prevent phishing attacks used by hackers which are often design to gain access to your password. To keep your account safe Google has launched Password Alert, a free, open-source Chrome extension that protects Google accounts and Google Apps for Work accounts.

phishing_caughtOnce installed, the extension will show you a warning if you type your Google password into a site that is not considered a Google sign-in  [Read More…]

Nest updates its app to support 18 Nest Protects — for those with meager homes

Nest today updated its Android application to allow you to add up to 18 Nest Protects — those are the $ 129 combination smoke and CO detectors — to a single home.

Again, that’s up to $ 2,300 worth of smoke and carbon monoxide detectors in a single home. Just in case.

Also in the update: Bug fixes and enhancements.

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Gumdrop DTS case protects your Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 or ASUS Transformer [Accessory Reviews]

Cases often present a strange trade-off between form and function. Either the case is protective and ridiculously bulky or it is stylish and slim but short on absorption power. The Gumdrop Drop Tech Series is the latest accessory that tries to be protective and pretty at the same time. Is it successful on the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1?

The Drop Tech Series (DTS) case  [Read More…]