Tag Archive: Store

Can you gift digital games through the PlayStation Store?

Best answer: Unfortunately, people can’t gift digital games to others through the PlayStation Store yet. The only way to “gift” a digital game is by purchasing a PlayStation Store gift card and giving that to your friend so that they can use it to purchase a game on their account.

Digital goodies: PlayStation Gift Card (From $ 10 at Amazon)

Why can’t we gift digital games through the store?

There doesn’t seem to be a good  [Read More…]

Google is starting to deliver Pixel system updates via the Play Store

Google may deliver system updates alongside app updates on the Play Store.

From Android’s inception, system updates have been delivered from the Settings app, but it looks like that’s set to change with Android Q. The folks at 9to5Google uncovered a new string in the Play Store APK that allows system updates to be installed directly from the app, alongside regular app updates.

Google is now testing that particular implementation, with a user on Reddit getting a  [Read More…]

Huawei phones can once again install VLC from the Play Store

You can once again use VLC to play music and videos on Huawei devices.

VideoLAN blacklisted Huawei phones from downloading VLC last year, stating EMUI’s “ridiculous policy of killing all background apps” caused several issues with background playback. The issues led to negative reviews by Huawei users, and VideoLAN decided to pull the plug. The company said a few months later that it would be working with Huawei to issue a fix, and it looks like that  [Read More…]

It looks like the Google Play Store will soon get a big UI overhaul

Recent APK teardown shows refreshed UI

It appears the Play Store might be next on the list for a Google Material Theme refresh, following in the steps of Gmail, Google Messages, and Google Drive’s recent redesigns. The folks over at 9to5Google have dissected the recent version of the Play Store’s APK to discover what this redesign will look like.

While this updated design is a big change from the current Play Store, if  [Read More…]

Save a ton and store even more with PNY’s 512GB Elite microSD card on sale

All the data and a place to put it.

The PNY Elite 512GB microSDXC card is down to $ 115.99 on Amazon. It was as low as $ 110 during a one-day sale on March 30, but we were surprised to find out that the card didn’t immediately jump back up to the $ 150 price it was going for before. While this is not quite as low as the March 30 sale, $ 116 is an amazingly low  [Read More…]

Store your data on this discounted Toshiba Canvio 2TB portable hard drive

The Toshiba Canvio Advance 2TB portable hard drive is down to $ 51.99 on Amazon. That price is about $ 13 off what this hard drive normally goes for and a brand new low. The deal is only applicable to the white model. You can also get the 1TB version at a substantial discount today.

Take it with you Toshiba Canvio Advance 3TB Portable Hard Drive

This portable hard drive looks as good as it performs. Keep in  [Read More…]

This tiny SanDisk USB flash drive can store all your files for just $10

Amazon has the SanDisk 64GB Ultra Fit USB 3.1 Flash Drive on sale for only $ 10.49. This deal not only saves you over $ 5 off its average price there, but it’s also just ten cents more than the lowest this flash drive has ever reached at Amazon. Other models of this drive with larger storage capacities are also on sale today.

Small but mighty SanDisk 64GB Ultra Fit USB 3.1 Flash Drive

This itty-bitty flash drive  [Read More…]

Store more with the WD Elements 6TB desktop hard drive at its lowest price

Running low on storage? Add a few more terabytes.

The WD Elements 6TB USB 3.0 desktop hard drive is down to $ 99.99 on Amazon. This drive averages around $ 125 and the drop to $ 100 is a match for its lowest ever. Up until late last year, in fact, we’d never seen it fall far below $ 130. This price is matching a one-day deal at B&H, so we expect it won’t last too long.

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Store all your games and media with $40 off Toshiba’s X300 5TB hard drive

More space for your stuff.

The Toshiba X300 5TB internal hard drive is down to $ 99.99 with code EMCTWVD25 at Newegg. The next best price on this drive is $ 125 on Amazon, and the only time it has dropped this low was a brief sale in February. It often sells as high as $ 140, but today’s deal is the lowest we’ve seen.

Add more media Toshiba X300 5TB internal hard drive

Toshiba’s X300 5TB  [Read More…]

Store all your games and media with $30 off Toshiba’s X300 6TB hard drive

We’ve got so much space for activities!

The Toshiba X300 6TB internal hard drive is down to $ 129.99 with code EMCTWVB56 at Newegg. The drive goes for $ 160 without the code both at Newegg and Amazon. You’re basically getting a full terabyte for free considering the 5TB version is also $ 130 right now.

So Roomy Toshiba X300 6TB internal hard drive

I mean, 6TB is already a ton of space. Add on a large  [Read More…]