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LG Q Stylus series is announced with mid-range specs and some premium features

LG has been quite prolific lately. After launching the V35 ThinQ last week, the company is back yet again with another new smartphone.

The company pulled the wraps off the LG Q Stylus, a mid-range handset coming with some premium features, which LG hopes will help differentiate it from the rest of the crop.

The Korean device maker will be offering three versions depending on market: the standard Q Stylus, Q Stylus+ and Q Stylus α.

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Google Lens is now available via the default camera app for some phones

Smart Text Selection and Style Match are also rolling out.

Google announced quite a few new features for Google Lens at its I/O conference in early May, and now the company’s confirmed that those are now rolling out to Android users everywhere.

The two big features for Lens are Style Match and Smart Text Selection, with the former allowing you to scan various objects around you and show things that are similar to it. For example, scanning  [Read More…]

Philo now has a referral program so you and a friend can save some cash on streaming TV

There’s no limit on the number of referrals you can get each month.

Streaming upstart Philo today announced a referral program. Every time someone signs up using your individual referral code, you’ll get a $ 5 credit on your bill, and your friend will get $ 5 off their first month.

Philo is a low-cost streaming service that has a limited number of channels but also tops out at $ 20 a  [Read More…]

LG Q7 mid-range lineup introduced with some premium features

LG just unveiled the Q7 mid-range lineup, a successor of the Q6 family that was launched last year. It includes three phones: the Q7, Q7+ and Q7α.

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Some Google employees are resigning due to involvement with Project Maven

Around a dozen people have left so far.

In early March, it was announced that Google was working with the U.S. Defense Department on something called Project Maven – a system that uses artificial intelligence to review drone footage and quickly identify certain people, objects, etc. Following Google’s continued involvement with this, employees are now resigning from the company.

According to Gizmodo, around 12 people have left Google and shared their reasoning for doing so in an  [Read More…]

Treat yourself to some big discounts on refurb Philips Hue gear today only

Time to have fun with colored lights!

As part of its Gold Box deals of the day, Amazon has a big sale on refurbished Philips Hue kits going on. These items are sold by Tech Union and fulfilled by Amazon. Being refurbished, they are all tested to work and look like new, and come with a 90-day limited warranty.

Arguably the best deal here is the 3rd-gen Starter Kit, which comes with 3 color ambiance bulbs and  [Read More…]

Google Now Launcher is gone, here are some of the best replacements

After being retired back in 2017, Google Now Launcher is now being listed as being incompatible with many different devices. We take a look at a few of the replacement launchers that you can use.

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Set up some bias lighting behind your TV with this $9 LED light strip

Spend all day reading a screen? You need this.

The Minger 6.56-feet TV Backlighting LED strip is down to $ 8.99 with code BN9Z2AGP on Amazon. This strip is $ 12 without the code and hasn’t dropped this low directly before.

Set this strip up behind your TV or computer monitor to create a bias lighting effect, which helps create ambient light around the screen and reduce the strain of using monitors in dark rooms. It also  [Read More…]

Add some color to your home with these $40 Philips Hue bulbs

16 million color options.

Right now you can pick up the Philips Hue White and Color Ambiance smart bulbs for just $ 39.99 each. This is a savings of $ 10 from the regular price on these bulbs, and outside of a brief Black Friday sale, the best price they’ve sold for in a year. Each bulb has more than 16 million color options that can be controlled by the app or even via Amazon’s Alexa, Google’s  [Read More…]

Grilling up some weekend comments

Weekends were made for having fun and relaxing or both if you can find a way to do it.

This weekend is the first weekend in a while where I can sit back and say “I ain’t doin’ sh*t all day” and I’m loving it.

Somehow there always ends up being something that needs done (and I guess the weekend isn’t over just yet so I probably jinxed myself) even when I plan to do a whole  [Read More…]