Tag Archive: August


Gamescom Opening Night Live pushed back to August 27

A slight change of plans.

What you need to know Gamescom Opening Night Live is a digital show that will conclude Summer Game Fest. It’s being produced by Geoff Keighley, host of the Game Awards. Gamescom Opening Night Live is being moved back slightly and will now begin on August 27.

While Gamescom Opening Night Live was previously scheduled to begin on August 24, there’s been a slight change of plans. Geoff Keighley, host of Gamescom Opening  [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…]

The August Smart Lock Pro is down to its second lowest price ever at $140

Today is the day to upgrade your locks! The August Smart Lock Pro with Connect Wi-Fi Bridge is on sale for just $ 139.99 at Best Buy. That’s the second lowest price we have ever seen for this smart lock, with only last year’s Black Friday featuring a better price. The Pro normally sells for around $ 200 and sometimes goes as high as $ 280, which is the price you’ll find it going for at other retailers like Home  [Read More…]

August offers a solid alternative to Ring’s video doorbell

If you’re having doubts about Ring’s suite of security products, there are other great options out there from companies like August.

August Doorbell Cam Pro 2

Hip to be square

From $ 174 at Amazon

Pros Color nighttime recording Built-in floodlight Free video storage for 24 hours Works with Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa Cons No stand-alone battery-powered option Odd shape may present installation challenges Subscription plan required for additional storage

August is well-known  [Read More…]

Get the August Smart Lock for much less today only

If you’ve been sitting on the sidelines and waiting for a great deal before buying a smart lock, that day has finally arrived. The August Smart Lock is available at nearly $ 100 off on Cyber Monday, December 2 only.

August Smart Lock Cyber Monday Deal

There are two different options available here, the Smart Lock and the Smart Lock Pro with Wi-Fi bridge. These are up to 63% off thanks to this one-day sale, so don’t miss out.

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August smart locks are gaining Samsung SmartThings software integration

You will no longer have to use Z-Wave to connect your August Smart Lock to SmartThings.

What you need to know August smart locks will soon offer direct software integration with the Samsung SmartThings home automation platform. The company’s smart locks will be able to sync with other connected SmartThings devices for greater flexibility. Samsung customers will also be able to view their front door status, initiate a lock or unlock, and sync with other smart home  [Read More…]

Madden NFL 20 stays in the lead for August 2019 NPD results

Madden NFL 20 kept its #1 spot and Minecraft showed up for #2, while Control didn’t crack the top 20 games for the month.

What you need to know The August 2019 NPD data has been released. For this month, Madden NFL 20 retained the #1 spot on PlayStation 4 and for the month overall. The Nintendo Switch was the bestselling console overall. Madden NFL 20 is $ 51 on Amazon for PlayStation 4.

Every month, the  [Read More…]

Tune in to watch the Pokémon GO Invitational Tournament on August 16

Check out the first ever Pokémon GO Invitational Tournament on August 16

What you need to know The first ever Pokémon GO Invitational Tournament is being held on August 15, 2019. The Tournament will be held at 9:30 a.m. EST after the opening ceremony. You can tune in and watch the Pokémon GO Invitational Tournament on Twitch and YouTube.

It’s almost time to battle. Last month, we shared the news that the first ever Pokémon GO Invitational  [Read More…]

Xiaomi’s Android One-based Mi A3 is coming to India on August 21

Xiaomi is all set to debut its 2019 Android One phone next week in India.

What you need to know Xiaomi’s latest Android One phone is launching in India on August 21. The Mi A3 comes with a 720p display and is powered by the Snapdragon 665 chipset. It also comes with a 48MP camera at the back, 32MP front shooter, and a 4030mAh battery.

Xiaomi unveiled the Andorid One-based Mi A3 earlier this year in Spain,  [Read More…]

Realme 5 series smartphones with quad cameras will arrive on August 20

Both the Realme 5 and Realme 5 Pro will feature a 48MP Sony IMX586 primary sensor.

What you need to know The Realme 5 series will be launched in the Indian market on August 20. Realme 5 and Realme 5 Pro will be the brand’s first smartphones to feature a quad-camera setup. Realme’s first 64MP quad-camera smartphone is expected to debut in India in October this year.

Realme had announced last week that it plans to launch  [Read More…]