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These battery banks can last you through a weekend trip with ease

I don’t go on as many camping trips as I’d like to, nor do I think I’d want to bring a ton of tech with me if I did — likely just my phone and maybe my camera. But you never know when you’re going to need other, less obvious gadgets and appliances like a hot plate or even a portable camping shower.

MrMobile took a trip to a small island called Nassau Point last week to test out  [Read More…]

SteamVR support now available on Oculus Quest through sideloading

What you need to know Virtual Desktop’s SteamVR feature allows users to stream PC games to their Oculus Quest. The feature had to be removed from the app because of a request by Oculus. Users can now sideload the SteamVR feature to their Oculus Quest.

Streaming PC games to the Oculus Quest has become more complicated but is still available through the Virtual Desktop app thanks to sideloading. While the Oculus Quest is an untethered VR headset that  [Read More…]

France-based Wiko brings first phone to US market through Boost Mobile

French phone manufacturer Wiko on Tuesday announced it has begun selling its products in the US. Up first for the OEM is the Wiko Ride, an entry-level handset for prepaid buyers.

The Wiko Ride is a wallet-friendly phone that finds its home at Boost Mobile, a prepaid carrier under the Sprint umbrella. It’s an $ 80 device that gives consumers just enough to get going in the world of smartphones.

Powered by Android 9 Pie, the Wiki Ride features a  [Read More…]

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…]

Nokia will offer a $100 discount on the Nokia 9 Pureview through March 3-10

The company behind Nokia’s relaunch, HMD Global, had a great showing at MWC 2019. Now they are following up that hype by launching the new Nokia 9 Pureview at a $ 100 discount at some of your favorite stores. Starting March 3rd, you can pick up the Pureview for $ 599 at Best Buy, Amazon, and B&H.

This is a significant price cut behind a phone that has a lot of people taking notice. For those that may have missed  [Read More…]

Can I point an indoor security camera outside through a window?

Best answer: Yes. You can point an indoor security camera outside through a window, but it may not work as well as you’re hoping.

Amazon: Nest Cam Outdoor ($ 179)

Why would you want to point an indoor security camera outside?

The benefits of pointing a security camera outside through a window are pretty simple. You don’t have to worry about mounting cameras to the side of your home, along with worrying about wiring everything properly.  [Read More…]

NBA League Pass is free on Amazon Prime Video Channels through Dec. 20

It runs $ 29 a month after that.

The NBA season is in full swing. And if you’re looking to watch way more basketball than what you’ll get on broadcast or network TV alone, it’s time to look at NBA League Pass. And it just so happens that it’s available on Amazon Prime Video Channels, with a free trial running through Dec. 20.

After that, it’ll run $ 28.99 a month, or $ 169 for the full  [Read More…]

Last-minute shoppers earn free shipping at Amazon through December 18

Non-Prime customers can score free shipping on all orders.

These days, retailers like Amazon and Best Buy offer free shipping during the holidays on all orders without requiring that you spend a specific amount to earn it. While Best Buy announced that this promotion would end on December 25th, Amazon was set to end its free shipping on all orders by tomorrow, December 14. Luckily for any late buyers, Amazon customers now have the opportunity to get  [Read More…]

These are all the durability tests Samsung runs its Galaxy phones through

Galaxy phones are put through the wringer before hitting store shelves.

Samsung’s Galaxy smartphones are among the most popular in the Android space, and as such, Samsung wants to ensure that each device it sells is performing as good as can be. To do this, Galaxy handsets go through a series of different tests and benchmarks before hitting store shelves.

The Samsung Newsroom (Samsung’s official blog) recently published a tour of the company’s Reliability Test Group over  [Read More…]

Go over the river and through the woods with these Pixel 3 car mounts

Nowhere is a good grip on your phone as important as in the car, where you’re relying on your Google Pixel 3 to navigate you through chaotic construction zones and rush-hour traffic, often at high speeds. Of course, you can’t hold your phone while you drive, so you need a car mount you can trust to keep it from flying loose through potholes and rough roads. There are hundreds upon hundreds of car mounts out there to choose from, but  [Read More…]