Tag Archive: Year


Here’s the complete list of real-world Ingress events for the next year

Yes, people still play Ingress. A lot of people. Can we move on now? Good.

It may be the oldest of the Niantic games, but Ingress still draws in massive crowds all over the world to participate in its events. This vibrant community of strategists work together just as well side by side as they do across oceans to complete tasks in the game and win the war for their side. With the launch of Ingress Prime, the  [Read More…]

Razer Phone Gold Edition arrives to celebrate the Chinese New Year

The Chinese New Year is the first day of the New Year in the Chinese calendar, which differs from the Gregorian calendar that most of the world abides by. It’s also known as the Spring Festival or the Lunar New Year. Anyway, in order to celebrate the Spring Festival, Razer has unveiled a limited edition […]

Samsung posts record profits in Q4 2017, foldable Galaxy X phone set to launch this year

Samsung is looking to differentiate its smartphones by launching a foldable phone this year.

Samsung may be facing a lot of internal crisis that led to the chaebol replacing all of its current CEOs last quarter, but it certainly isn’t affecting the company’s performance. The South Korean manufacturer posted its Q4 2017 results, and once again things are looking great.

Samsung recorded an overall revenue of $ 61.5 billion (65.98 trillion won) with an operating profit of a staggering  [Read More…]

5 apps to help calorie count to hit your New Year objective

New Year, new me. Sound familiar? One of the most common resolutions to start a brand new year is to lose weight. Many of us make it, some of us succeed. It’s a hard goal to keep, and there are many different methods of achieving it. One such way is counting calories to ensure your […]

YouTube TV already has 300,000 users less than a year after launch

Hulu with Live TV has even more subscribers at 450,000.

In early 2018, Internet-based live TV services are bigger than ever. Sling TV acted as the catalyst for this market in January 2015, and it’s continued to grow since then. Google and Hulu are two of the younger entities with their YouTube TV and Hulu with Live TV services, but according to sources that spoke with CNBC, they’re already seeing substantial growth.

YouTube TV first launched in  [Read More…]

Sprint baits switchers with one year of free service, here’s what you can get

Unhappy with your carrier? Sprint this week announced it is bringing back a major promotion aimed at switchers. For a limited time, Sprint will offer a full year of free service for those willing to switch from Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile or other postpaid carriers. This includes unlimited talk, text, & data. The good news is […]

LG will stop releasing new phones every year

A new strategy to cope with 11 quarters of consecutive losses.

While Samsung and Apple dominate the global smartphone market, LG continues on its never-ending struggle. The company’s mobile division has been losing money for 11 consecutive quarters at this point, and in an attempt to try and fix this, LG’s Vice Chairman, Cho Sung-jin said that the company will be shifting away from releasing new flagship phones every single year.

As a response to a question  [Read More…]

Google Assistant is coming to Dish Network this year

Launching on the Hopper, Joey, and Wally.

If it seems like the Google Assistant is everywhere, that’s kind of because it is. CES 2018 has been home to numerous product launches that features some sort of Assistant integration, and now Dish Network has announced that it’ll be joining the Google Assistant bandwagon.

Launching at some point during the first half of 2018, you’ll be able to control your Dish Network programming via Google Assistant through a Google  [Read More…]

Keyboards are in: Motorola is bringing a keyboard Moto Mod to the market later this year

When Moto Mods were first introduced, we saw a completely new and unique take on modularity with our smartphones. Although some thought this was just a gimmick that would only last one iteration of devices, Motorola and Lenovo proved everyone wrong and has continued to release new Mods. At CES 2018, while Motorola isn’t introducing […]

You’ll be able to use Android Auto without any wires this year

Wireless Android Auto is almost here.

In November of 2016, Android Auto became a lot more accessible with the ability to run the car-centric version of the OS directly on your phone without the need for a compatible receiver. Android Auto receives do have the advantage of offering a larger display and being a more seamless integration into your vehicle, but the disadvantage is that they require your phone to be plugged into your car.

Thanks to  [Read More…]