Tag Archive: Twice


After being killed twice, Newton Mail might have a buyer (again)

Third time’s the charm?

What you need to know Newton, the popular email app, may not be going away after all. Following the closure of Essential, Newton announced it would be shutting down on April 30. We should get a final announcement by April 20.

Don’t call it a comeback — call it a comeback x2. On March 26, the official Newton blog was updated with a new post announcing that the company is trying to hold  [Read More…]

Android flagship phones depreciate nearly twice as fast as iPhones

Within the first year, according to a report from BankMyCell.

What you need to know A report from BankMyCell reveals that Android flagship phones lose value nearly twice as fast as iPhones in the first year. The top three brands that are the worst at retaining value are Motorola, LG, and Google. The top five brands best at retaining value are Apple, Nokia, Sony, HTC, and Samsung.

Over the past few years, trading in or selling your  [Read More…]

Grab Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice for $21 during Cyber Monday

Any fans of FromSoftware games who haven’t grabbed the team’s latest title, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, are going to want to take advantage of this Cyber Monday deal. For a limited time, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is on sale for $ 21.25, as opposed to its usual $ 60. The price reduction will show up on the Amazon page as $ 35 off and you’ll get an additional $ 3.74 off at the checkout page.

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This discounted Nest smart lock is the deal so nice I bought it twice

I’d be lying if I said most of the tech that I buy, or get for review, changes my life. A new phone is great, but it’s still a phone. Smart lights are nice, but they just turn on and off, or different colors.

But one thing I bought in the past year truly changed my life for the better, and it’s a product I cannot stop recommending. In fact, it’s such a good product that I bought two of  [Read More…]

Get twice as old by double aging yourself in FaceApp

FaceApp delivers a fun experience that lets you use filters to see what you’d look like under different circumstances. While there are a variety of different filters with which you can experiment. The most popular filter is the ability to age yourself, and now you can double age yourself to see just how old you might appear.

How to Double age Yourself Open FaceApp. Take a photo to filter. Tap Age on the bottom menu. You will need  [Read More…]

Everything you need to know about Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice before release

FromSoftware is taking a break from Dark Souls and Bloodborne to give us a brand new IP set in feudal Japan.

Those itching for an action game set in feudal Japan need to look no further than Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice. Developer FromSoftware wants to produce authentic world building while still adding the studio’s own unique twists and flavors.

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What is Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice?

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is the latest venture  [Read More…]

LG V20 camera review: Twice the fun, twice the disappointment

Is the LG V20 worth it for its camera features? Let’s find out.

The LG V20 scored particularly well in our initial review. Our own Andrew Martonik crowned the V20 as a phone that’s properly equipped for power users and while that still rings true, we’re shifting gears to take a closer look at its three cameras.

The V20 promises to equip you with the appropriate hardware and feature set necessary to shoot, snap, tweet, record,  [Read More…]

Bose QC35 review: So nice, I bought it twice

Ridiculous comfort, insane noise cancellation and huge sound: the Bose QC35 Bluetooth headset is a hyperbole hater’s nightmare, but a traveling music lover’s dream.

The QC35 was pushed on me by an aggressive salesman at San Francisco International while I was waiting for a flight back to Boston; I initially found the price too rich for my blood, but that all changed the moment I flipped that noise-cancelling switch. Six hours of blissful flying between two screaming babies later,  [Read More…]

The Galaxy S7 Active failed Consumer Reports’ water test, twice

The Galaxy S7 Active is supposed to be able to withstand up to a half hour in water about 5 feet deep. It failed Consumer Reports’ test. Twice. Here’s what that means.

Nothing. That’s what it means to me that the Samsung Galaxy S7 Active twice failed Consumer Reports’ water immersion test. While that will come across as apologetic, it’s simply the case. It matters not to me that Consumer Reports is a longstanding independent publication with the public’s  [Read More…]

Snapdragon 820’s Kryo CPU twice as powerful and energy-efficient as Snapdragon 810

With Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820 set to be available in consumer devices from the first quarter of 2016, the vendor is teasing details on the hardware powering the SoC. We’ve already heard about the Adreno 530 GPU, which Qualcomm claimed was 40 percent faster than the Adreno 430 used in the Snadragon 810, and now the company is detailing its custom Kryo CPU cores.

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