Tag Archive: Video


Blink Indoor 1 vs. Blink XT 1: Which video cam should you buy?

As someone who can’t afford to spring for a security system like the Arlo Pro 2, the need to look for a more budget-friendly option was necessary. That research brought me to the Blink Indoor 1 and XT 1 cameras, and if you’re facing this same choice, we’re here to help you decide which is truly better for your home.

Blink XT 1

Better specs

$ 130 at Amazon

Pros 1080p video quality IP65 weatherproof rating  [Read More…]

Sunday’s top deals: the Ring video doorbell, gaming monitors, and more!

On a daily basis there is no shortage of great deals to be had, but sometimes hunting them down can be a bit time consuming. Don’t let that drag you down, though. We’ve rounded up some of our absolute favorites from today that you simply can’t miss out on.

When you gonna Ring it Ring Video Doorbell 2 with free Echo Dot

Being able to see who is at your door from wherever in the world you are  [Read More…]

New on Amazon Prime Video: White Dragon, Lorena and Giant Beast

If you’re into murder and mysteries, the month of February is for you on Amazon Prime video.

It’s time for another new generation (yes, again) to discover Agatha Christie. The legacy of the author’s work is undeniable, and it’s back yet again as an Amazon Prime Original Series. The ABC Murders are up first and available in 4K with HDR.

Or if you want something a little more contemporary, there’s White Dragon, with a professor whose wife is  [Read More…]

Get set up with Ring’s Video Doorbell Pro and Chime Pro with $100 off

If you can’t answer your doorbell from your phone yet, you are doing 2019 wrong.

We truly are living in the future with doorbells you can answer from anywhere in the world, from the comfort of your smartphone. But it’s not always that affordable to add one to your smart home setup, especially if you want one you can trust. Fortunately, Woot is making it a lot less expensive to install the best-in-class Ring Video Doorbell Pro  [Read More…]

YouTube outlines plans for improving video recommendations in 2019

Another day, another set of changes coming to YouTube.

There’s a lot to watch on YouTube. From gameplay commentary, makeup tutorials, comedy sketches, and more, it can be difficult to find stuff that you want to see. YouTube tries to help you out with its recommended videos, but if you’ve ever watched one cooking video only to have your YouTube app filled with nothing but cooking clips, you’ll know that it doesn’t always work very well.

On  [Read More…]

What’s new on Amazon Prime Video, Netflix and Hulu this February

“Kevin Hart’s Black History” hits Netflix this February. (Image credit: Netflix)

The shortest month of the year is long on awesome original shows.

February is nearly upon us, and that means we’ve got the lowdown on the latest to come from the big-three streaming services — Amazon Prime Video, Netflix and Hulu.

Amazon Prime Video is bringing us (among many other things) White Dragon, an original series that follows a London professor who’s trying to decipher the  [Read More…]

Leaked promo video shows off the Nokia 9 with five PureView cameras

The latest Nokia 9 leak reaffirms claims that the device will feature five cameras at the back.

The Nokia 9 flagship was rumored for much of last year, and while initial leaks suggested the device would make its debut in Q4 2018, that wasn’t to be. HMD instead unveiled the $ 400 Nokia 8.1, but it looks like we may get to see the Nokia 9 this year. A leaked promo video gives us the clearest look yet  [Read More…]

What’s new in January 2019 on Amazon Prime Video, Netflix and Hulu

Neil Patrick Harris is Count Olaf in Netflix’s “A Series of Unfortunate Events.”

New year, new originals for the three major streaming libraries.

Streaming video is only projected to increase by something like a jillion percent in 2019. (That’s a rough estimate.) And by all accounts Amazon Prime Video, Netflix and Hulu are coming out of the gate strong in January. Consider:

Gear up for the third season of The Grand Tour. Can’t get enough of  [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…]

What’s new on Amazon Prime Video in January 2019

New year, new Amazon Originals.

Here’s a prediction for the new year: Amazon Prime Video is only going to get bigger and better. And it’s starting 2019 with a veritable smorgasbord of new originals shows.

Consider:

Beautiful Boy: The Prime Original movie is a deeply moving portrait of a family’s unwavering love and commitment to each other in the face of their son’s addiction and his attempts at recovery. As Nic repeatedly relapses, the Sheffs are faced with  [Read More…]