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6 ways to control your child’s screen time

I’m a mom of 10 kids, so I know how helpful it is to have an extra set of eyes to help protect kids from cyberbullying, block them from inappropriate content, and manage screen time. Here are six apps I’ve found that work well while still letting them enjoy texting, social media, and gaming within healthy boundaries. My personal favorite is Mobicip because I can lock my kids’ phones from my own, plus monitor and control what they  [Read More…]

Asus ROG Phone II gaming handset dials up the hardware in big ways

Asus today announced its second generation gaming phone, the ROG Phone II. The “Republic of Gamers” device builds on its predecessor by offering up a bigger screen, bigger battery, and other improvements.

Don’t mistake this for a top of the line flagship phone; it’s even better than that. Designed with gaming in mind it’s everything you can get in a phone in terms of hardware, plus so much more.This one is an all-out monster that bests anything that crosses its  [Read More…]

Three ways to backup Android game data to a PC without root

Android games have become more advanced and graphic-intensive over the years. However, as cool as they are, most games still don’t support cloud-based synchronization options. In other words, you might lose your saved game data if you uninstall or reinstall a game, or if you install a game which you have already played onto a different phone.

This can be disappointing to avid gamers who spent hours upon hours progressing through game levels. Thankfully there are a few solutions which  [Read More…]

This credit card just became one of the best ways to save on Uber rides

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The Blue Cash Preferred® Card from American Express is already one of the best cash back cards on the market. For those who frequently use ride sharing services like Uber and Lyft, things just got even better.

Earn with Uber and Lyft

American Express has added a whole  [Read More…]

The Walking Dead: Onslaught allows you to slice VR zombies in creative ways

The Walking Dead: Onslaught features visceral combat!

The Walking Dead is an incredibly popular franchise, and AMC wants to provide new experiences to fans around the world. We’ve seen a lot of The Walking Dead games lately from Overkill and Telltale Games, but Survios is also developing a title for virtual reality headsets. According to AMC And Survios, “Fight your fears head-on and step into the apocalyptic world… the show’s official VR game, The Walking Dead: Onslaught.”  [Read More…]

Pokemon Go adds Go Snapshot mode with new ways to show off your pokedex

The folks at Niantic don’t appear to get much sleep. Pokemon Go is set to add yet another feature in the coming weeks. Today finds the game maker announcing “Go snapshot” which will let players share photos of their favorite pokemon in the real world.

Building off of the AR+ feature that was first introduced more than a year back, Go snapshot gives players the ability to hand pick which pokemon they’d like to show off and where.

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Gboard’s amazing but SwiftKey can beat it in a few niche ways

We spend all day on our phones, and that means that the keyboard we use to type on our phones is a big, big deal because a bad keyboard can slow your communication to a crawl or riddle it with typos. Gboard and SwiftKey have ruled the mobile keyboard space for years, but both have definite strengths and weaknesses, and I’m here to help you figure out which of these titans is best for your typing.

Gboard

Google  [Read More…]

3 ways Amazon Echo and Alexa can improve your Super Bowl party

With Super Bowl LIII coming this weekend, everyone and their mother is preparing for their yearly Super Bowl party or gathering of their closest friends. While making sure your chips, dips and special dishes are ready is an important part of any Super Bowl Party, did you know that Amazon Echo and other Alexa-enabled devices can help you make your Super Bowl party get kicked off on the right foot? Here are three quick and easy ways Amazon  [Read More…]

The $90 Instant Pot Duo Plus can feed a family of six nine different ways

Easiest cooking you’ll do all day.

The Instant Pot Duo Plus 60 6-quart 9-in-1 programmable pressure cooker is down to $ 89.95 on Amazon. That’s $ 40 off its regular price and only $ 10 above the lowest price we’ve seen this year. We saw a few Instant Pot deals on Black Friday, including the regular Duo 6-quart down as low as $ 50, but this model adds several functions that one doesn’t have.

The other versions  [Read More…]

5 ways the Lenovo Smart Display is better than the Amazon Echo Show

Despite being available for over a year, Amazon’s Echo Show doesn’t stand up against Lenovo’s Smart Display.

There’s a lot to like about the Lenovo Smart Display. It takes the smarts of Google Assistant and combines it brilliantly with a display and Google Cast functionality, which all comes together to make something genuinely enjoyable to use.

But it’s not the first product of its kind out there; in fact, Amazon has had its Echo Show on shelves  [Read More…]