Tag Archive: 2020

The June 2020 security patch is now rolling out to the Galaxy Fold

The Galaxy Fold 5G, however, will need to wait a while longer.

What you need to know Samsung is now propagating the June 2020 security patch to Galaxy Fold devices. The update comes mere days after the Galaxy S20, S10, and Note 10 series began receiving the update. The rollout for the 5G variant of the phone, however, has yet to start.

Yet another month, yet another security patch for Android devices. This time around, it’s the  [Read More…]

June 2020 security patch rolling out to Pixel phones

The update is rolling out in stages starting today.

What you need to know The June 2020 patch also has an accompanying Pixel Feature Drop. High-priority and moderate-priority bugs in the Android framework and system have been addressed. The update is rolling out now for supported phones.

The beginning of the month means Google’s Pixel phones will be seeing a new update, and June is no exception. Starting today, Google began rolling out the latest security patch  [Read More…]

With Arcadia, anyone can reduce their carbon footprint in 2020

You don’t need to be a professional climate scientist to know that the Earth is in trouble, and reducing your home’s carbon footprint should rank high on your 2020 resolution list if you want to do your part and help save the world.

The only problem is that making even minor changes to your energy consumption usually requires changes to your utility routine that are both costly and headache-inducing—until now.

Arcadia drastically reduces the barrier to entry when it  [Read More…]

Is the Samsung Galaxy Watch a wise investment in 2020?

Best answer: Yes. If you’re looking for a timeless wearable, the Samsung Galaxy Watch is a good buy at any time. However, it’s nearly two years old; you can get the more updated Galaxy Watch Active 2 for the same price, or you can wait for the new Galaxy Watch.

Timeless and classic: Samsung Galaxy Watch ($ 280 at Best Buy) Updated for fitness folks: Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 ($ 280 at Best Buy) What matters  [Read More…]

BlizzCon 2020 canceled with a possible replacement event coming early 2021

The annual event for all things Blizzard won’t be held this year.

What you need to know BlizzCon, Blizzard Entertainment’s annual event, won’t be held in 2020. This decision was reached after Blizzard evaluated the state of the world with the ongoing pandemic. There may however be a replacement event sometime in early 2021.

Another big event in 2020 is being canceled. Today, Blizzard Entertainment announced that BlizzCon 2020 is canceled due to the the state of  [Read More…]

Nokia 5.1 Plus is now getting Android 10 with April 2020 security patch

The phone will not receive any more OS upgrades after Android 10.

What you need to know HMD Global is now rolling out the Android 10 update for the Nokia 5.1 Plus. Along with all the new Android 10 features, the update brings the April 2020 security patch. The update is being dispatched in batches.

The budget-friendly Nokia 5.1 Plus, which made its global debut in August 2018, has finally started receiving the stable Android 10 update.  [Read More…]

Amazon Prime Day 2020 happening in August may be a good thing for everyone

If you’ve tried to order anything from Amazon in the past few months you’ve likely noticed that the online retail giant is struggling with delivery times and stock levels on various items. Several credible reports have indicated that Amazon’s annual Prime Day event is going to be delayed from its usual mid-July timeframe to some point in August instead.

As much as we would all love to get things back to normal as quickly as possible, that may just not  [Read More…]

How to watch Graduate Together: live stream the Class of 2020 special event

Seniors may have missed out on the last several weeks of classes and a traditional graduation ceremony, but the upcoming virtual commencement special Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class Of 2020 is here instead to recognize this year’s graduates and share some positive words in celebration of their achievements by a number of special guests.

Though students won’t be walking down the aisle during the special, they will be treated to a collection of musical performances, inspirational vignettes,  [Read More…]

Samsung’s Galaxy A51 was the best-selling Android phone in Q1 2020

The Galaxy S20+ was the third most popular Android phone in the same period.

What you need to know Latest research from Strategy Analytics claims the Galaxy A51 was the bestselling Android smartphone globally in Q1 2020. Samsung is said to have shipped 6 million units of the mid-range smartphone globally during the January-March period. Xiaomi’s entry-level Redmi 8 was the second most popular Android phone worldwide in the same period.

Earlier this month, data from Canalys  [Read More…]

Best Netflix VPN in 2020

The best Netflix VPN could be the difference between you actually watching what you want and sitting in a dark room wishing your subscription wasn’t going to waste. This is what geo restrictions do — they block access to content when you’re in the wrong place.

Best Netflix VPNs available right now ExpressVPN: Overall best pick for everyone CyberGhost: Easiest of all to use NordVPN: Great performance for streaming Netflix Surfshark: Most affordable option around IPVanish: Easy to use  [Read More…]