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Don’t make this mistake when preordering your Echo Plus or Show

Double check your order before checking out!

Amazon has announced a bunch of new devices and you can already pick some of them up at a discount if you bundle them. One of the deals is the inclusion of a free Philips Hue smart bulb when you purchase an Echo Plus or Echo Show, but it doesn’t just happen automatically. On the product page for each of them is three different listings, one for just the device, one bundled  [Read More…]

How to make Twitter for Android show tweets in reverse chronological order

Twitter made a horrible mistake years ago, and now they’re beginning to make it right again.

Twitter added the option to “Show me the best Tweets first” a while back, and it jumbled up our feeds and showed us old but popular tweets over the latest and greatest tweets from those we follow — and sometimes from those we didn’t follow. Blame algorithms. I don’t want to see old tweets, I don’t want to see recommended tweets,  [Read More…]

Amazon’s new Echo Show has slimmer bezels and dual side-firing speakers

Pre-orders open today for $ 229.

Although there was a lot of hype and fanfare surrounding the Echo Show when it first debuted last year, it ultimately failed to live up to everyone’s wild expectations. Amazon’s aware of that, and with the all-new second-gen Echo Show, the company’s hoping to address all of the issues we had the first go around.

From a design standpoint, the new Echo Show looks considerably better than its predecessor. The 10-inch  [Read More…]

5 ways the Lenovo Smart Display is better than the Amazon Echo Show

Despite being available for over a year, Amazon’s Echo Show doesn’t stand up against Lenovo’s Smart Display.

There’s a lot to like about the Lenovo Smart Display. It takes the smarts of Google Assistant and combines it brilliantly with a display and Google Cast functionality, which all comes together to make something genuinely enjoyable to use.

But it’s not the first product of its kind out there; in fact, Amazon has had its Echo Show on shelves  [Read More…]

‘The Grand Tour Game’ brings the thrills of the show to PlayStation 4

Now it’s your turn.

Fans of ‘The Grand Tour’ TV show have had the pleasure of witnessing various challenges, locations, and stunning cars over the course of its two seasons, but they’re in for an even bigger treat when it returns later this year. The Amazon Prime Original show is slated to premiere in early November, and season 3 will be pulling viewers into the action of the show like never before as it coincides with the  [Read More…]

These numbers show just how huge Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9 launch event was

Think it looked big on the livestream? It was even bigger in person.

Samsung’s “Unpacked” launch events are always part product showcase and part visual spectacle. The company seems to have an internal goal of one-upping itself with every Galaxy S and Galaxy Note launch, and the Galaxy Note 9 was no exception when the company took over Barclays Center in New York. It probably looked and sounded pretty epic on the livestream, but it was a  [Read More…]

Latest IDC numbers show Xiaomi carving out a healthy lead in India

With a market share of 29.7%, Xiaomi is extending its lead over Samsung.

The latest IDC numbers for the second quarter of 2018 show Xiaomi building on its lead in the country. Xiaomi overtook Samsung at the end of last year to become India’s largest smartphone manufacturer, and IDC’s Q2 2018 figures show the company dominating in the online space. Xiaomi accounted for over 56% of all sales in the online segment, and with the company’s increased  [Read More…]

Lenovo Smart Display vs Amazon Echo Show: Which should you buy?

The 10-inch Lenovo Smart Display, left, and the 7-inch Amazon Echo Show.

Amazon had a full year head start, but Google and Lenovo caught up on launch day.

As great as a virtual assistant can be in your home, the lack of a display can be limiting. In a perfect world, you’d be able to speak and have your home assistant just respond and be reliable all the time, but a huge number of smart speaker  [Read More…]

How to save money when buying an Amazon Echo, Echo Dot or Echo Show

You don’t have to pay full price for your next Echo device!

Unless you have been living under a rock, you’ve heard of Amazon’s Echo devices like the Echo, Echo Dot, and Echo Show. Odds are that you may have even considered buying one for yourself at one point in time, but it is possible that you weren’t sold on the price tag of the device. Well, luckily there are a few ways to avoid paying full price and  [Read More…]

UMIDIGI One and One Pro compact flagships show up in first hands-on video (Promoted)

The UMIDIGI One and One Pro, compact flagships were announced not so long ago. And now the company has shared an official hands-on video that shows the two devices in their full glory.

Both Carbon Fiber and Twilight versions appear in the presentation clip. The UMIDIGI One and One Pro flaunt their 5.9-inch notchy displays which feel like 5.2-inch compact handsets in hand.  The duo adopts a modern 19:9 aspect ratio and a shining aluminum frame.

Unlike UMIDIGI’s Z2  [Read More…]