Tag Archive: Video


Snag a Ring Video Doorbell 2 and Echo Dot for $139

Knock, knock. Who’s there?!

Right now you can pick up Ring’s Video Doorbell 2 for just $ 139, which is only $ 40 more than the original doorbell sells for right now. It normally sells for around $ 200, and previous deals we’ve seen only dropped it to around $ 160. You’ll also score a free Echo Dot 3rd Gen. smart speaker with this purchase, which regularly sells for $ 50 on its own.

If you have  [Read More…]

Ring Video Doorbell 2 review: worth the money?

Smart home products are designed to make our lives easier. They can focus on health, self-improvement, making our lives a little bit easier, or safety. The Ring Video Doorbell 2 is the latter– a safety device designed to help keep your family safe. After a month of using the device, I would definitely say that I feel safer in my home.

First, let’s get to the basics. What exactly is a Ring Video Doorbell? You may have overheard people talking  [Read More…]

Portal from Facebook review: My new favorite way to video chat

This little box has reset my expectations for video chat everywhere.

Having a smart display in your home means different things to different people. Some like having a nice connected digital photo frame that also occasionally answers questions and controls smart home tech. Others enjoy using these displays as a whole home hub, with information for each person in the house and sort of mission control for music throughout the house.

Me? I like having these displays  [Read More…]

Samsung’s 8nm Exynos 9820 unveiled with dedicated NPU, 8K video recording

Samsung is betting on a dedicated NPU to introduce a host of AI-enabled features in its upcoming flagship.

Huawei was the first to roll out its 2019 chipset, with the Chinese manufacturer announcing the 7nm Kirin 980 last month. With the 980, HiSilicon (Huawei’s semiconductor division) doubled down on AI processing, introducing a dual NPU that enables a host of new features on the Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro.

Samsung is now announcing its own flagship  [Read More…]

Save 59% on this smartphone gimbal and up your video game

It wasn’t that long ago when people were impressed by the ability to record video on a phone. It was only a few years back when we were cool with non-HD video. Now it’s 720p, 1080p, and 4K stuff.

It’s not enough to simply capture video. No, today we want optical stabilization and better overall quality. One such way to get a killer shot is to use a gimbal. A tool such as this could be the difference between a  [Read More…]

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

“Death By Magic” explores the magicians who gave their all for their art. It’s on Netflix in November.

Get ready to say goodbye to ‘House of Cards’.

Between holidays and cooler weekends, November is prime time for hanging at home and catching up on new shows and movies. And November is proving to be one hell of a month on the Big Three streaming services — that’s Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Hulu.

We’ve got the final  [Read More…]

Join us for a special live video version of the #ACPodcast on Oct 18 @ 11am

We’ll be live on October 18 at 8am PT / 11am ET / 4pm BST

The Android Central Podcast began in March 2010, long before Android was a household name. Back then, the site was run by a ragtag group of bloggers eager to tell the world about this incredible new mobile operating system, in an environment dominated by Motorola, HTC, BlackBerry and Apple. Things have changed a lot since then, and the crew that made up the  [Read More…]

SimpliSafe smart video doorbell now available for $169

The doorbell supports 1080p video recording and has a 162-degree wide-angle lens.

Founded in 2006, SimpliSafe has become one of the best brands when it comes to home security solutions. On October 16, the company announced its first outdoor security solution in the form of the SimpliSafe Video Doorbell Pro.

The Video Doorbell Pro replaces your traditional doorbell and has a camera lens that can record in 1080p Full HD and capture a wide field of view  [Read More…]

How to make a GIF from a PlayStation 4 video

Here we will show you a very simple way to make your gameplay video clips from your PlayStation 4 into awesome GIFs to share on your social media. The process is pretty painless and takes less than 5 minutes to do and you can create multiple GIFs from one video as easily as making one.

Products used in this guide Amazon: PlayStation 4 Pro ($ 510) Amazon: 16GB Memory Stick ($ 8) How to make a GIF on  [Read More…]

Google has begun sending invites out for their video game streaming project

Last week Google announced its very first test for Project Stream, its new venture into streaming games. This will be the first time they have opened up Project Stream to the public. In order to really make a splash and show off what Project Stream is capable of, they partnered with Ubisoft to test it with their brand new title Assassin’s Creed Odyssey.

Odyssey is the next game in the Assassin’s Creed series with stunning graphics and a large scale  [Read More…]