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Pokémon Go vs. Ghostbusters World: Which should you play this fall?

Pick your favorite franchise and go crazy

With the release of Ghostbuster World just around the corner, you may be wondering what game you should devote your time to Pokémon Go or Ghostbusters World, after all, there is only so much outdoor video gaming you can do in a day isn’t there? Having played an early build of Ghostbusters at Comic-Con this week we thought we would take the time to lay out the similarities and differences  [Read More…]

What you missed this week on CordCutters.com

Reviews, contests and more!

Here’s the thing about the future of streaming video: If you’re only doing it on a TV, you’re already behind the curve. I say that being a relatively old guy (as in older than 20) and being someone who most often does the cord-cutting thing on a display of no less than 43 inches.

My kids, meanwhile, watch anything and everything, whenever and however than can. On a phone. On a Fire HD tablet.  [Read More…]

PRICE DROP: Become an Excel whiz with this $29 certification bundle

Let’s say you’re someone who’s been angling for IT certification because you want to launch a new career or enhance your current one. Perhaps you just graduated high school or college and feel as though a little extra certification could help. You’re right, it will.

If you’re looking to start getting some serious training under your belt that will catch a future employer’s attention, you might want to start with something you already know. Well, why not take something you’re  [Read More…]

Five features we want to see in the Google Pixel 3 this year

The Pixel 3 has not yet been unleashed upon the world, but if the soon-to-be previous-gen Pixel 2 is anything to go by, we’re expecting great things…

Last year’s Pixel 2 received great acclaim, although, in all fairness, it wasn’t a perfect phone. So here are the top five things we would want to see in the Pixel 3 in 2018. Fingers crossed!

A better display

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Work comfortably anywhere with this $19 Portable Laptop Desk

This foldable desk is a perfect option for travel.

The Green Forest Portable Laptop Desk is available for just $ 18.74 at Amazon when you enter promo code GTA7KU2H during checkout. This desk was selling for $ 30 up until this past January, when it started becoming available around $ 25. It’s only been available below $ 20 a couple of times in the past, so this is a pretty uncommon price drop. Both the beige and  [Read More…]

This might be the 3rd-gen Amazon Echo Dot

The new speaker will have improved sound quality and a rounded design.

Amazon’s Echo Dot is one of the most popular smart speakers around, and thanks to a couple images that recently popped up, we might have our first look at the third-gen version of it.

FrAndroid and Numerama recently got together to share the above two photos. Assuming these are accurate, this is what the next version of the Echo Dot will look like.

As we  [Read More…]

This $52 RAVPower 26800mAh portable charger can power up everything you own

So much power!

The RAVPower 26800mAh PD portable charger is down to $ 51.99 with code THRIFTER58. We’ve seen it drop pretty close to this price before, but this code actually brings it down to a dollar or two better than previous deals.

That 26800mAh battery carries a lot of juice for one charger, and it shows. Because of the Power Delivery functionality, the RAVPower can charge a Nintendo Switch while you play it. The port can  [Read More…]

This Audible offer was one of our favorite Prime Day deals, and it’s still available

There are just a few days left to snag this limited time deal.

Amazon is offering Prime members an exclusive 66% discount on their first three members of Audible this month. Through July 31, you can start an Audible membership (or re-activate one) for just $ 4.95 per month for three months. After that time, the price of the membership will rise to its regular price of $ 14.95 per month. If you’re not yet a Prime member, you  [Read More…]

Verizon will launch 5G in Houston this year, looking to Google as live TV provider

5G is getting really real. The spec is complete, the phones are coming, and Verizon, the largest mobile provider in the U.S., has announced that in addition to Los Angeles and Sacramento, it will launch 5G residential broadband service in Houston by the end of 2018.

Verizon made the announcement as part of its second-quarter earnings, where it said it amassed 531,000 new subscribers, including 199,000 mobile phone users, and said that growth, profitability, and revenue were all solid and  [Read More…]

This $11 Anker cable has built-in Micro-USB, USB-C, and Lightning connectors

For those who just can’t commit to a device.

You can never have too many charging cables, especially when they come with three different charging connectors. Right now, you can pick up Anker’s PowerLine II 3-in-1 cable for just $ 11.24 when you checkout using coupon code ANKER436. It normally sells for around $ 15, and this is the first time the cable has been discounted since its release just a few weeks ago.

The cable itself  [Read More…]