Tag Archive: Refreshes


Gear Up: Ventev refreshes product line for 2018

As you go about purchasing your new flagship phones or new tech, consider Ventev’s accessories for your charging solution. Be it wireless, Type-C, microUSB, or something else, Ventev has you covered.

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Acer refreshes the Chromebook 11 with USB C ports and a $249 price tag

10 hours of battery life and Google Play support make this a great budget laptop.

Acer has refreshed one of their popular Chromebooks with the new CB311 line. It’s not going to turn any heads, but it looks to offer decent performance at a great price.

The 11.6 Chromebook models — the CB311-8H and CB311-8HT with a touchscreen — both are powered by a fanless Intel Celeron CPU and will come with 4GB of memory and 16 or 32GB  [Read More…]

Samsung refreshes fitness-focused wearables with Gear Fit 2 Pro, Gear Sport and Gear IconX 2018

It’s a product portfolio that was in need of updating.

Samsung is taking to IFA 2017 in Berlin to refresh its fitness wearable lineup, with an improved version of the Gear Fit 2, refreshed Gear IconX earbuds and an all-new Gear Sport smartwatch. The naming is not subtle: Gear Fit 2 Pro, Gear Sport, and Gear IconX 2018.

The new set of wearables is all about building on what Samsung has already done in this market, with  [Read More…]

Amazon refreshes the $40 Fire TV Stick with Alexa remote

Amazon has thrown their hat into the streaming device update ring. The refresh of the widely popular Fire TV streaming stick comes straight on the heels of Roku upgrading their entire line of streaming devices. Amazon has decided against a complete overhaul, however, and instead opted for marginal improvements in order to keep the device

HTC refreshes the mid-range with One A9S

HTC on Thursday offered up a refreshed approach to its acclaimed mid-range Android smartphone, the One A9. Indeed, the new One A9S looks and feels like last year’s model, but features slightly rejiggered hardware. On the surface, the One A9S is nearly identical to its predecessor save for a couple of tiny tweaks. HTC has

Acer refreshes its tablet, phone, and Chromebook lineup at IFA 2016

IFA 2016 in Berlin, Germany kicks off on Friday and we’re already seeing companies detail its new product lineups. Acer is one of the first to take the wraps off the new devices that will be offered up to consumers soon. Of note are some very interesting phones, a brand new tablet, and a compelling

Starbucks refreshes its app for its new Rewards program

With the latest update to the Starbucks app, the company has paved the way for its revamped Starbucks Rewards program. The app now includes a new dashboard that gathers your stars, rewards, offers, and more.

The latest update to the Starbucks app features the following.

A brand new dashboard where you see your stars, rewards, offers, music and more, all in one place. Star Balance – keep track of the number of Stars you’ve earned and how  [Read More…]

Samsung refreshes Galaxy A series with better camera, Android 5.1, more

Samsung today announced that it has refreshed the Galaxy A series of smartphones. The new 2016 line will roll out to China later this month and will later expand to other markets across the globe.

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Key features in the new Galaxy A3, Galaxy A5, and Galaxy A7 are Android 5.1 Lollipop as well as optical image stabilization for the camera. Both the front and rear sensors feature an F1.9 lens which means better photos  [Read More…]

HP refreshes its Chromebooks with new hardware and Sky Blue color option

HP is offering customers a refreshed lineup of Chromebook notebooks. That includes the HP Chromebook 14, which includes some more advanced hardware inside and a new Sky Blue color option in addition to the older Turbo Silver.

Google refreshes Cardboard with support for iOS, larger devices

Expeditions and Jump should kickstart adoption and content curation

One year after its initial launch Google on Thursday released a new version of its Cardboard virtual reality device.

Key among the changes in the unit is that it can be assembled in a much quicker manner. The whole process is pared down to three steps.

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Additionally, Cardboard now offers support for devices up to six inches in display size. Perhaps  [Read More…]