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Maximizing cash back with Chase’s Pay Yourself Back feature

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Here at TPG, we value Chase Ultimate Rewards points at 2 cents apiece, thanks to the program’s fantastic travel partners. In the past, I’ve transferred points instantly to United  [Read More…]

Amazon’s sites appear to be coming back online

Amazon’s sites are currently down.

Updated 3:40 PM ET: It looks like things at Amazon are getting back to normal. People on Twitter are reporting that the service is once again working for them, although Down Detector is still showing that many regions in the U.S. are still experiencing downtime errors.

What you need to know Amazon.com and apps are down. The outages appear to be affecting the U.S. Most of the rest of the world seems  [Read More…]

A budget-minded OnePlus Z is necessary to win back longtime OnePlus fans

It’s time to get back to basics.

The OnePlus 8 Pro, starting at $ 900, is no longer representative of the classic OnePlus phone that earned the company its early recognition. Even the OnePlus 8, at $ 700, is pushing the limits of what a traditional OnePlus fan is willing to pay for one of its phones. If you jumped on the OnePlus bandwagon a few years ago because of its solid phones with almost too-good-to-be-true prices, the  [Read More…]

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…]

Score $15 back and double the data with Tello’s affordable mobile plans

Tello is making cellular service affordable for everyone with a range of plans to meet various budgets, and thanks to the company’s latest deal for new and existing subscribers, you’ll score double the data and twice the amount of minutes on the plan you choose through May 29! Tello’s plans are already competitively priced compared to other service providers, and today’s offer really helps blow the others out of the competition. New members will even receive a $ 15 account  [Read More…]

This may be your new favorite travel card when it starts back up

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While no one is accessing airport lounges right now (let alone airports in general) due to a global pandemic, travel will return in the months ahead. Airport lounge access  [Read More…]

Simon Cowell and co are back for another run of the televised talent show

Get ready for a new batch of showbiz hopefuls and some heart-warming family entertainment – Britain’s Got Talent is back for its 14th season. Geordie duo Ant and Dec return to host the TV talent show’s auditions, while Simon Cowell, David Walliams, Alesha Dixon and Amanda Holden are all back behind the judges’ desk.

This year’s competition looks set to be one with a difference – the early audition stages were all filmed before Coronavirus restrictions came into  [Read More…]

Google Chat is back after a decade as Hangouts Chat drops the Hangouts

Hangouts Meet met the same fate yesterday.

What you need to know Google is renaming Hangouts Chat as Google Chat. The change comes after the company similarly dropped the Hangouts from Hangouts Meet. The consumer-oriented Hangouts app will keep its name, however, so the Hangouts brand isn’t quite dead yet.

When Google updated its support pages to remove the Hangouts from Hangouts Meet yesterday, we wondered if Hangouts Chat was also going to meet the same fate.  [Read More…]

How to easily back up your photos and videos to the cloud

How do I back up my photos and video?

You have all these awesome photos and videos on your phone, but what happens when you decide to buy a new phone or your on-device storage becomes too full to take any more? Since some phones these days don’t give you the option to back up to a microSD card, that leaves one solid option: back it all up to the cloud!

There are a few incredibly easy-to-use  [Read More…]

A brief history: Looking back at all OnePlus phones over the last six years

Take a walk down memory lane and see all the phones OnePlus launched over the last six years.

OnePlus burst onto the scene back in April 2014. Its first phone was released in partnership with Cyanogen, and from the very beginning, OnePlus set itself apart by focusing on its user community. Whereas other manufacturers flooded the market with phones, OnePlus released just two flagships a year, with the brand laser-focused on the value category.

Six years and  [Read More…]