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Mophie introduces four new wireless chargers from the Charge Stream family

Mophie known for its quality mobile accessory, this week launched a four new additions to the Charge Stream lineup. These are all wireless chargers designed to work with compatible smartphones from Apple, Samsung and other Qi-enabled smartphones.

The new products are the vent mount, desk stand, powerstation wireless, and powerstation wireless XL. Below we take a quick look at each to see what they bring to the table.

Vent mount

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Curiosity Stream, AMC Premiere are now options on YouTube TV

Documentaries and AMC’s best can now be had for just a few bucks a month.

YouTube TV today added a couple more options to its premium add-on choices.

The first is Curiosity Stream — more than 1,700 documentaries on science, history, tech and nature.

Here’s the party line:

Launched by Discovery Communications founder and media visionary John Hendricks, CuriosityStream is the award-winning streaming and on-demand destination where viewers can journey through our world and beyond. Our immersive experiences feature  [Read More…]

Stream all your favorite channels with TCL’s newest 55-inch 4K HDR Roku TV for $585

TCL’s best TV yet sees its first discount at Amazon today.

The TCL 55R617 55-inch 4K HDR Roku TV is down to $ 584.99 at Amazon while supplies last. Though Thrifter previously shared a one-day eBay deal offering this TV for as low as $ 552, this is otherwise the next best price we’ve seen for it. At Amazon, it’s never been discounted below its regular price of $ 650 until today.

If you’re looking for a bit  [Read More…]

Mophie Charge Stream Pad+: Why plug-in charging for smartphones may soon be obsolete

The Mophie pad+ delivers optimized wireless fast charge power to Samsung, Apple, and other Qi-enabled smartphones

Wireless charging has been a reality since 2015 when Samsung first introduced the technology as a basic option with the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge. Since then, Qi wireless charging has achieved mainstream consumer adoption and is now found in most of today’s popular smartphones. Charging stations have also infiltrated airports, public venues, office buildings, restaurants, hotels, and even cars.

Why  [Read More…]

Enter our Galaxy S9 and Mophie Charge Stream Pad+ Giveaway and win!

The Mophie Charge Stream Pad+ delivers up to 10W of fast-charging power to Qi-enabled smartphones on contact, and since it’s optimized for Apple and Samsung Fast Charge, you’ll always get the quickest wireless charge. It’s an amazing accessory for an amazing phone! That’s why we’ve teamed up with mophie to give away not only the charging pad, but a Galaxy S9 to go with it! Keep reading for details and to get entered!

THE PRIZE: One Android Central  [Read More…]

ESPN+ will stream League of Legends competitions this summer

Add esports to the list of things the sports network’s streaming app does well.

ESPN and Riot games have entered into a multi-year agreement to stream esports competitions on the ESPN+ app.

It’ll start June 16 with the North American League of Legends Championship Series Summer Split. Ten teams will go against each other twice each season, with 18 matches for each, and one match per day. The matches will stream live on  [Read More…]

Watch: Honor 10 launch live stream

New shinies.

The Honor 10 — not to be confused with the View 10 — officially breaks cover today at a launch event in London. While the phone is already on sale in China, today we’ll learn the full details of the Western version of the handset, which looks set to bring some of the Huawei P20’s features to a lower price point.

We’ll be covering the event live from London, and you can follow all the details on  [Read More…]

How to stream Android games to YouTube and Twitch

Why just play games on your phone when you could be streaming, too.

If you’re not among the millions of people logging in to Twitch or YouTube Gaming to watch other people playing video games, you may not understand the trend. Back in my day, I hated having to wait my turn to play a video game with friends.

These days, record numbers of people are watching Twitch streamers play all the most popular games — Fortnite  [Read More…]

How to stream IPL 2018 on your Android phone, TV, and in VR

IPL 2018 will be broadcast live on Hotstar, with commentary in six languages.

The 2018 instalment of the Indian Premier League cricket is set to kick off from April 7, and it’s hard to believe that we’re already in the eleventh season. The cricket tournament will be held over the course of the next seven weeks — culminating in the final on May 27 — with eight teams scheduled to take part.

The IPL is India’s largest  [Read More…]

How to follow and stream the Masters Golf Tournament on Android and your TV

There’s nothing like watching golf on the biggest stage.

It’s time for the Masters Tournament, where for just shy of a week the entire golf world sets its eyes on Augusta National to see the best golfers ply their craft. It all gets going on April 4 and carries on through April 8, and you can follow every single moment from your Android phone — here’s how.

The Masters app has it all

The Masters may be  [Read More…]