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With the Fitbit Versa 2 around, is the Ionic still worth your money?

Now that these fitness watches are comparably priced, it is a little more challenging to pick an overall winner.

Mass appeal Fitbit Versa 2

$ 150 at Amazon

Pros Battery life increased to 5+ days OLED screen Amazon Alexa onboard Fitbit Pay on regular and special editions Generally more affordable than Ionic Cons No built-in GPS Less battery life than Ionic

The Fitbit Versa 2 is the embodiment of a modern fitness smartwatch. It has  [Read More…]

Galaxy Z Flip already sold out in stores, but you can still buy it online

Samsung had limited units of the Galaxy Z Flip up for sale at retail stores, and they’re already sold out.

What you need to know Samsung kicked off pre-orders for the Galaxy Z Flip, and the phone is already sold out at retail stores. Retail availability was every limited to begin with, and it looks like less than 10 units were available per outlet. You can still pre-order the phone directly from Samsung, but you’ll have to  [Read More…]

The Feds can crack any iPhone but Androids still give them trouble

Nobody makes a tool to hack the phones nobody cares about.

What you need to know A government report details its capabilities in breaking phone encryption and acquiring data. All iOS devices are effectively crackable. Popular Android devices can be cracked but only select models.

While the FBI wages a court battle against phone manufacturers, our friends at Vice have found an interesting report from the Science and Technology branch of the Department of Homeland Security that  [Read More…]

Have small ears? There are still headphones out there for you

If you have small ears, chances are you’ve found it difficult to get a pair of headphones that are a good fit. There are virtually endless choices out there for audio gadgets in 2020, but finding ones that work properly in smaller-sized ears can still prove to be a pain in the butt. That’s why we’ve done our homework and created a list of our favorite headphones/earbuds that are worth spending money on, even if your ears are smaller than  [Read More…]

POCO F1 review, 18 months later: Still going strong in 2020

The POCO F1 has aged really well, and the hardware still has a lot to offer in 2020.

I’m incredibly priveleged to be able to use the latest and greatest phones, but the frenetic pace of the industy means there isn’t a lot of time for reflection. Thankfully, there’s a lull in the launch cycle before the inevitable flood kicks off next month at Mobile World Congress, so I decided to go through all the phones I’ve  [Read More…]

Don’t worry, Pistol Whip is still coming to PSVR

Beat Saber for arm day, Pistol Whip for leg day.

What you need to know Pistol Whip is a rhythm shooter inspired by Beat Saber, Super Hot VR, and the John Wick movies. Cloudhead Games confirms it’s still working on the title for PSVR and that it’s coming soon. It’s a great way to give your legs a workout since most VR games tend to focus on your arms.

Pistol Whip, one of the hottest VR games  [Read More…]

Official Stadia Controller CLAW is still not available, might be soon

Your Stadia controller Pixel phone will be reunited soon.

What you need to know Google Stadia has been out for several weeks, but the official Stadia controller phone mount is not yet available. Power Support, the manufacturer behind the CLAW mount, said it will be available mid-December for $ 14.99. The mount is compatible with the Google Stadia controller and for all Pixel 3 and Pixel 4 models.

If you were a part of the proud individuals  [Read More…]

Clamshells aren’t as exciting as mini-tablets, but they’re still great

Not every folding phone needs to be a miniature tablet.

Depending on who you ask, foldable phones are either the inevitable future of mobile that we’re all slowly inching towards, or an expensive gimmick that nobody should invest in just yet. Or maybe it’s a bit of both.

I think it’s still a little early to come to any definitive conclusions, and that phones are far from the only use we’ll have for flexible display tech —  [Read More…]

Ubisoft’s Avatar game still in development

It’s alive!

What you need to know Avatar is an incredibly popular film now owned by Disney. A game has been in development at Ubisoft since at least 2017. Many gamers thought the project had been canceled. Today, the official Twitter account confirmed it was still in development.

A few years ago, news stories circulated that Ubisoft was making an open-world Avatar game for Fox. Since then, Fox has been acquired by Disney and it was unclear  [Read More…]

One of Black Friday’s most surprising deals is still available today

This year’s Black Friday savings are still going strong. Even if some of them were worse than others, you have plenty of ways to save on your holiday shopping if you didn’t get a chance to yesterday.

One such product that’s been discounted for Black Friday 2019 is the Sonos Beam, and for anyone buying around this Saturday, its still available.

We aren’t sure how long it’s going to last, but at least for right now, it continues to be  [Read More…]