Tag Archive: Week


Sign up for a free week of FuboTV and watch the NFL playoffs this weekend

All your favorite teams in one place.

So you’ve ditched the cable company, gotten yourself a couple subscriptions to some of your favorite streaming services, and downloaded all your favorite apps to your myriad collection of smartphones and tablets. You’re ready to be free, but there’s a very vital piece of the puzzle you’re missing in your cord cutting endeavors: live sports. It’s almost impossible to find a real reliable way to watch live sports without cable  [Read More…]

Celebrate Cyber Monday Week with up to 40% off Aukey devices every day

A whole week of deals just for you.

Aukey is celebrating Cyber Monday Week with Lightning deals every day featuring great Aukey products as much as 40% off. Lightning Deals on Amazon usually only last for a limited time and have a limited supply, but if you’re fast enough it’s a great chance to save. The first Aukey sale is the 30000mAh dual USB portable power bank and battery charger. It is going to be just $ 34.99 from  [Read More…]

What to watch this week on ESPN+

All the things. You can watch all the things. (And this will tell you when they’re on.)

The sports giant that is ESPN continues its push into the 20th Century with ESPN+, which already has amassed more than a million subscribers. (And at $ 4.99 a month or $ 49 a year, that’s definitely starting to pay off for its owner, Disney.)

The question, then, is this: What the heck can you watch on ESPN+, and when can  [Read More…]

Here’s everything that’s on sale with Google Play’s Cyber Week deals

You can also save on subscriptions and ebooks.

It’s that time of year when it seems like a new sale/promotion is popping up at every store, and not wanting to miss out on the fun, Google’s announced a slew of its own deals for the Play Store as part of its Cyber Week sale.

Starting first with games, the Play Store’s discounting select titles by up to 80% and even running special promotions for in-game items. You’ll  [Read More…]

Follow Thrifter this week for the best Black Friday deals in one place!

Black Friday is the new Thanksgiving, or is eclipsing it for importance in popular culture — for better or worse. At the very least, the “holiday” offers a couple days of the best savings on everything from tech gadgets to appliances, clothing, and everything in between.

If you’re like me, you aren’t looking for a lot of things, just one or two specifics — like a new TV, or that Sonos speaker that’s taken forever to get discounted.  [Read More…]

Top 10 Android app updates this week: Pocket Casts, IFTTT

Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most frequently upgraded apps for the week. We’ve found that one of the best ways to discover useful apps is to find the ones that are actually being updated by the developers rather than selecting the apps with the most installs. As in the past, we’re going to filter out minor updates for the super-popular apps that have over 10 million installs, but we’ll make  [Read More…]

Red Dead Redemption 2 companion app launches this week

Red Dead Redemption 2 is receiving an official mobile companion app upon release.

Rockstar Games’ upcoming western, Red Dead Redemption 2, is just around the corner for Xbox One and PlayStation 4. While a few days out, there’s still a lot to learn about the highly-anticipated title upon its slated October 26 debut. Parallel to the full game launch, an official companion app has now been announced for iOS and Android devices.

The Red Dead Redemption 2  [Read More…]

What you missed last week at CordCutters.com

You can spend a fortune on a new TV. But you really don’t have to.

You can spend a couple thousand dollars on a TV. And if you have a couple thousand dollars to spend on a TV, by all means do it. You’ll get something pretty incredible with an OLED panel.

But for those of us who don’t have a couple thousand dollars to spend on a TV, it’s not like we have to settle for some  [Read More…]

The week of endless notch takes no one cares about

It might shock you to read this, but our collective thoughts on notches hasn’t really moved the needle.

There’s been a lot of chatter about notches this week, which lives in a month and a year full of takes on display cut-outs. The people who aren’t a fan of this display trend are plenty vocal, and as we’ve seen with the Pixel 3 XL leaks the size of the notch is directly related to just how vocal  [Read More…]

What you missed this week at CordCutters.com

Jerry and Phil get the band back together and nerd out on some antennas.

One of the best things you can do when you ditch cable or satellite and go all-streaming is to rig up a good over-the-air system. It’s a relatively inexpensive way to fill any gaps in your coverage and ensure that you’ll get the local channels you need.

That’s not to say it’s not a little tricky. Everyone’s situation is going to be different.  [Read More…]