Tag Archive: Version


How to downgrade your Android phone to a previous version

Whether you need to downgrade your Android version or just think you need to, there are some things you need to know.

Most of us here are update junkies. When a new version of Android (or anything, for that matter) is announced, we start talking about when we’ll get a chance to try it and take a look at the changes the changes. We look at all the leaks or legit news about an update, and we’re  [Read More…]

Amazon unveils a more expensive Echo Dot version, aimed at children

Amazon launches a new Echo Dot smart speaker, specially aimed at kids. The product is offered in three bright colors and comes with a kid-friendly version of Alexa.

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Samsung launches new version of its Chromebook Pro with a backlit keyboard

It still costs the same at $ 599.99.

Seemingly out of nowhere, Samsung’s taken its already great Chromebook Pro and made it even better by adding something that should have been there in the first place – a backlit keyboard.

Spotted by SamMobile, heading to the Samsung website will show a new listing for “Samsung Chromebook Pro with Backlit Keyboard.” It costs $ 599.99 just like the previous version, and for whatever reason, exists alongside the non-backlit  [Read More…]

Zolo Liberty+ review: Could these be Android’s version of AirPods?

There are more truly wireless headphones being released, but Zolo is a newcomer that offers an intriguing option with the Liberty+. Join us as we take a look at whether these can truly compete against Apple’s AirPods.

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How to get the latest version of Android 8.1 Oreo on your Pixel or Nexus

Get the latest version of Android on your phone on your own terms.

Update March 2018: We now have a whole new version of Android to try as the Android P Developer Preview has begun. All the steps and methods here still apply; the only difference is if you’re looking to sign up for the Android Beta Program, when it begins, you’ll get P and not O. And hey, if you’re looking to be a beta tester  [Read More…]

Please say a VR180 version of Google Clips is next

Don’t just show me pictures, let me stand in the room where it happened.

It takes a little bit of getting used to, but Google Clips is a fantastic way to capture memories without needing to walk around with your camera in-hand all day. After my review, I continued bringing it with me wherever I went, and have continued to enjoy using it whenever the perfect moment struck. But at the end of the day what I  [Read More…]

iOttie car mounts are 30% off today only, like this $35 wireless charging version

Tell your Saturday to hold up while you grab one of these deals.

As part of its Deals of the Day, Amazon is offering 30% off select iOttie Easy One Touch car mounts including a QI wireless charging option. It’s down to $ 34.97 right now – its lowest price ever and a $ 7 drop from the last deal we saw on it about a week ago. It regularly sells for $ 50.

That mount, including  [Read More…]

Should you buy Fortnite, or is the free version good enough?

Fortnite is the newest Battle Royale game, but it comes with another aspect that you have to pay for. Is the game worth the money?

Fortnite: Battle Royale has become a big hit this year, and most of the hype comes from it being free. However, Fortnite does have a paid version that is similar to the Battle Royale, but a different gameplay.

Is the full version of Fortnite worth buying, or could it just be a  [Read More…]

Microsoft ‘version’ of Galaxy S9 and S9+ now up for pre-order

Just like last year, you can get Samsung’s latest phones with a push to Microsoft’s ecosystem.

Just like last year with the Samsung Galaxy S8, Microsoft is now taking preorders for the Galaxy S9 and S9+, with an expected launch date of March 16. Microsoft’s store listing is quick to point out how well the Microsoft Launcher and Microsoft apps such as Cortana, OneDrive and Office work on the Galaxy S9, however it doesn’t appear these apps come preloaded  [Read More…]

Snap may release new version of Spectacles this year

Snap Spectacles were an interesting concept, putting a basic camera into sunglasses and allowing you to quickly capture and upload events around you to Snapchat. They didn’t sell as well as the company wanted, but they were a cool concept nonetheless.

Now it’s rumored that Snap will be releasing a new version of the Spectacles. They should be similar to the originals, with improvements to performance as well as new colors and water resistance. They are allegedly already in production and  [Read More…]