Tag Archive: Time

Review: Plants v Zombies: Battle for Neighborville needed more time to grow

A sequel that doesn’t change up the formula in any meaningful way.

Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville ditches the “Garden Warfare” subtitle, but very much serves as a sequel within the same vein (root?) — we’ll see how many plant-based puns I can throw in before it gets old, though I’m sure it already has because I’m the thousandth person to do so. That staleness is partially representative of the game itself. It tries to be  [Read More…]

The PlayStation 4 is the second best-selling console of all time

The PlayStation 4 continues to climb the sales charts.

What you need to know Sony recently released its latest financial report and updated PlayStation 4 sales figures. According to this new report, the PlayStation 4 has reached 102.8 million consoles sold. This number means that the PlayStation 4 is the second best-selling console of all time.

According to Sony’s latest financial report, the PlayStation 4 crossed the PlayStation 4 is the second best-selling video game console of  [Read More…]

Time to choose a new band for your Amazfit GTR

If you haven’t heard by now, the Amazfit GTR is a phenomal fitness smartwatch that’s going head-to-head with other competitors on the market today. It’s available in two sizes, 47mm and 42mm. Depending on which one you prefer, you’ll need either 22mm or 20mm quick release bands, respectively. We’ve picked out the very best ones so all that’s left to do is choose your favorite.

Breathe on Meifox Soft Silicone Replacement Band

Staff pick

Your skin’s  [Read More…]

From the Editor’s Desk: Time for treats and phone tricks

Forget the candy and the horror houses, Halloween is here and there’s tech treats for every platform!

October is almost gone and the goodies from Google are in our hands at last! I may not have the shiny new Pixelbook Go to play with, but my Pixel 4 showed up on Friday and it’s sweeter than a fun-size Hershey bar.

This is the first “proper” Pixel I’ve had since the OG Pixel — though I was lucky  [Read More…]

This is the best time to pick up a Pixel 3 XL in India

You don’t want to miss out on this stellar deal on the Pixel 3 XL.

What you need to know The Pixel 3 XL is on sale right now for just ₹47,999 at Flipkart. That’s a massive 42% discount from the phone’s launch price of ₹83,000. The deal is available in limited quantities, so you should act fast if you’re interested.

India’s festive season sale is in full swing, with excellent deals on phones. The standout deal  [Read More…]

Quick books: Read more in less time with 12-min summary app

Have you ever wished that you could plug into The Matrix and absorb knowledge at a break-neck pace? While the tools don’t exist to learn Kung Fu in a matter of seconds, it is possible to take in a full book inside of a break at work.

Called 12min, this app gives you access to hundreds of “micro books” in both text and narrative format. As you might suspect, it condenses books into concise but comprehensive synopses that take just  [Read More…]

XIDU shaves $40 off Tour Pro for limited time

Shenzhen-based XIDU company recently launched its brand new product, the XIDU Tour Pro. An interesting device, at an interesting price, the XIDU Tour Pro is a Windows 10 laptop with a generous display, lots of storage, and plenty of power.

Things are going well for XIDU and its latest product so the brand wants to thank its loyal, supportive fans. Indeed, the company has decided to throw its largest sale yet!

For five days starting today, September 26, 2019, customers  [Read More…]

Verizon is down for the second time in less than a week

The carrier was also down last Friday.

What you need to know Verizon is down for many people across the United States. Data is not working and people can’t activate phones. Verizon was also down late last week.

Another day, another Verizon outage.

On Monday, September 23, Verizon subscribers reported service issues with the wireless service. Taking a look at Down Detector and Twitter, there are complaints about data not working, Verizon’s website being down for some  [Read More…]

Family Link gains per-app time limits and bonus time

Bonus time lets you increase your children’s screen time in 5-minute increments.

What you need to know Google is adding per-app time limits and bonus time to Family Link. Per-app time limits will allow you to limit the amount of time your kids use in certain apps. Bonus time lets you give your kids more screen time in five-minute increments without having to adjust the global level.

As Android continues to evolve, it does so with your  [Read More…]

Hey Google, it’s ‘time’ to copy Apple

We’re fresh off another Apple hardware event and in focus right now is the new triple camera iPhone 11 series. And, while some still buy into the Apple vs. Android nonsense, there’s one product that’s being glossed over: the Apple Watch.

The new Series 5 Apple Watch is not a big upgrade. In fact, the biggest change for consumers is the inclusion of an always-on option for the display. The watch now dims but keeps the display active so you  [Read More…]