Tag Archive: Some


Why some gadgets don’t normally work on hotel Wi-Fi

Best answer: Many hotels have annoying restrictions in place preventing you from easily using certain gadgets and devices on their Wi-Fi networks. Thankfully, an inexpensive travel router circumvents that.

Amazon: TP-Link N300 Nano Travel Router ($ 30)

Hotels are stingy

Ever been to a hotel and tried to use all your gadgets, only to find out that none of them will work? You’re not alone, and it’s not your fault.

Ever since hotels had  [Read More…]

Canceling YouTube TV? These are some great alternatives

If it’s time to get rid of Google’s live TV service, you’ve got a number of options.

There’s a lot to love about YouTube TV. The simple single plan. The multiple accounts that you can share with your family. The unlimited DVR.

But YouTube TV also doesn’t have as many channels as some of the other services. And if it doesn’t have something you’ve decided you just have to have, then it’s time to cancel YouTube TV.

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For some people, their phone is the only computer they need

It’s not as crazy as it sounds, thanks to the right apps and services … and those gigantic displays.

I’m writing this blog post from my phone. Well, not completely from my phone as there’s a bit of formatting needed that’s just too difficult to do without a keyboard no matter how much Zanax there is in the world. But I’ve written enough of it to say that I did it from a phone and not feel  [Read More…]

Canceling Sling TV? These are some great alternatives

If Sling TV just isn’t doing it for you anymore, then it’s time to go. Here are some of the myriad options.

Sling TV remains (for now, anyway) the most popular streaming TV service, with somewhere in the neighborhood of 1.5 million subscribers, at last count. But the thing about streaming services is that it’s super easy to cancel and try a new one. But you’ll need a replacement streaming service, right? If you’re getting rid of  [Read More…]

Canceling DirecTV Now? Here are some great alternatives

You don’t have to be stuck with a streaming service that doesn’t give you what you want.

If you’re about to cancel DirecTV Now, well, you’re not alone. More than a quarter-million subscribers left AT&T’s live streaming service in the fourth quarter of 2018 — some 267,000, to be exact — as early promotional periods started to run out and increased pricing kicked in.

The question, then, is what service you should switch to if you’ve decided to ditch  [Read More…]

Add some speed to your PC with SanDisk’s SSD Plus 480GB on sale for $60

Upgrade today.

The SanDisk SSD Plus 480GB solid state drive is down to $ 59.99 on Amazon. This SSD has been selling for around $ 70 since we spotted that drop about three months ago, but before that it was selling as high as $ 90. Today’s drop to $ 60 is one of the best prices we’ve ever seen on this SSD.

We saw the 960GB version drop as low as $ 100 recently, but right  [Read More…]

Put some love on your wallpaper this Valentine’s Day! ❤️

Whether you’ll be spending Valentine’s Day with your special someone or blissfully single, there’s no denying that there’s love in the air. In the dark and cold of February, we could all use a little warmth and sweetness in our lives, and we could some on our home screens, too! Put a little love in your heart and your Android with these wallpapers.

Brains and beauty Interstellar Heart III by VessDSign

This geometric, gradient-filled heart is  [Read More…]

These are some of the best stealth games on PS4

Action-packed, fast-paced gameplay isn’t the only way to get your heart pumping. Some of us find that very same experience being as stealthy as possible. The stakes are never higher than when you can’t be detected, so here are the best stealth games for the PlayStation 4.

★ Featured favorite The Last of Us Remastered

The Last of Us Remastered is praised for its cinematics and impeccable character-driven storytelling, but its gameplay mechanics are nothing to sneeze at.  [Read More…]

Install this discounted light strip anywhere you need some bright LEDs

Put these lights anywhere you want.

The Minger 16.4-foot 300 LED dimmable light strip is down to $ 8.37 with code AWBGTOX8 on Amazon. Without the code, the light strip regularly sells for around $ 16 and is currently available for $ 15. The code brings it down to one of the lowest we have ever seen.

You can also get this 16.4-foot waterproof Wi-Fi app-controlled light strip kit for $ 15.94 with code 66CGA3A8 and the  [Read More…]

Speed limit feature now showing up in Google Maps for some users

Yes yes, a thousand times yes.

Earlier in the week, some Google Maps users began seeing speed trap warnings pop up in the app to alert them of areas where speed cameras were being used to watch drivers going faster than they should. Now, just a couple days later, users are now reporting that Google Maps is getting a new speed limit feature.

Speed limits in Google Maps aren’t technically new seeing as how they kind  [Read More…]