Tag Archive: Switch


Gear Up: Consider myCharge’s wireless charging and Nintendo Switch solutions

Look around your home, school, or office, and you’ll probably find a number of devices that require regular charging. Maybe it’s a few phones, a tablet, wearable, or even a Nintendo Switch. Chances are that you’ve got something that needs an occasional, or daily charging.

Toss in a roommate, spouse, or co-worker, and we imagine things get pretty hairy around the wall chargers. No matter how big phones are or how great the battery life, you’re always going to want (or  [Read More…]

Apex Launcher’s latest update is your wake-up call to switch to something better

If you use Apex Launcher and are wondering “what the heck happened to my home screen?”, you’re not alone.

Apex Launcher restarted development last May, and since then, there hasn’t been much to say about the old, but well-liked launcher as it tried to update its interface, improve its feature set, and start competing again. Well, the 4.0 update Apex Launcher pushed out this week has undone all of that progress and then some, and what users Apex Launcher  [Read More…]

Switch up your Fitbit Versa with a Milanese Stainless Steel Band from $2

You’re just $ 2 away from refreshing the look of your Fitbit.

Swees at Amazon has a variety of Fitbit Versa Milanese Stainless Steel Replacement Bands on sale from $ 2 when you enter promo code 5ATTMQ3O during checkout. There are two sizes available too so you can find the right fit for yourself.

The least expensive option on sale is the Silver band which drops to $ 2 with the code. Other than the look, these bands  [Read More…]

T-Mobile gives AT&T grandfathered customers up to $900 to switch

You might not have heard this, but last week AT&T announced a new $ 5-per-month price increase for users on its grandfathered unlimited plan.

The data plan’s price had been $ 30/month for seven years, until the carrier raised it to $ 35 in February 2016. A second $ 5 price bump followed in January of last year. Now a third one is upon grandfathered subscribers which will take the total price up to $ 45/month. The new rate will  [Read More…]

Project Fi wish list: 3 things that would make me switch

With a few small changes, Project Fi could become unstoppable.

When Google launched Project Fi in April 2015, I signed up for the service as fast as I possibly could. I ordered the starter kit for my Nexus 6 and loved the added benefits, but ultimately went back to my previous service provider after the first month.

Project Fi gets a lot of things right. Its mobile app is wonderfully designed and easy to use, the billing  [Read More…]

A startup called Wonder is building an Android-powered Switch competitor

The gadget is scheduled to come out at some point in 2019.

No matter how heavy of a gamer you are, you’ve likely heard about the Nintendo Switch somehow. Whether you spent the first few weeks of March last year trying to seek one out at your local retailer or know about the console through your gaming-inclined friends, the Switch has become something of a phenomenon.

Now, a startup by the name of Wonder is looking to  [Read More…]

How to use Samsung Smart Switch to back up your Galaxy phone

How do I back up my data on my Samsung Galaxy device?

While Google’s services do a great job of keeping your content in the cloud, it gets a bit trickier when trying to back up certain types of local data — things like application data, game saves, and more. It’s not hard to sign back into all of your apps when you get a new phone, but Samsung’s Smart Switch app makes setting up a new  [Read More…]

This WeMo dimmer light switch is down to just $50

Time to dim the lights!

The WeMo dimmer Wi-Fi light switch is $ 49.99 on Amazon. This is Black Friday pricing. We haven’t seen it go this low since last year and it usually sells around $ 70 or more.

You can control this switch from the wall, the WeMo app, and your Alexa or Google Assistant device. You don’t need anything special other than Wi-Fi. With this dimmer, you can schedule your lights to do what  [Read More…]

DODOCOOL is giving away a Nintendo Switch (and more) for April Fool’s Day (Promoted)

DODOCOOL is celebrating the arrival of April’s Fool Day with a bunch of discounts and giveaway. Enter to win until April 02, 2018.

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Ecobee Switch+ with built-in Alexa launching March 26 for $99

There’s also support for Google Assistant, SmartThings, IFTTT, and HomeKit.

After making a name for itself in the smart thermostat space, Ecobee’s now stepping into the world of smart light switches with its new Switch+. The Switch+ can be installed in your house for easy control and automation of any lights throughout your space, but it also kicks things up a notch with built-in Alexa.

Thanks to its built-in speaker and microphone, you can issue Alexa commands  [Read More…]