Tag Archive: Care

COVID-19 doesn’t care about stupid 5G conspiracy theories

It’s time to stop the stupid and listen to the science when it comes to 5G.

Did you know that COVID-19 was a manufactured bioweapon and somehow 5G telecom networks can transmit it? Of course you didn’t, because that’s absolutely stupid and not true on any level. But that won’t stop some people from spreading it around.

Some crazy things are harmless. You might get a spam email from your mom about it and have to explain  [Read More…]

Here’s everything in Android 11 DP2 that you should care about

Everything you need to know about DP2 🤓.

We’re still quite a few months out from Google releasing Android 11 to the masses, but in the meantime, we have its string of Developer Previews to play with. On March 18, the latest Developer Preview 2 was unveiled and made available for devs that need to work with the new software ahead of launch.

Developer Preview 2 doesn’t bring a lot of user-facing changes to Android, but if  [Read More…]

iQOO 3 5G debuts in India, but do you really care?

The phone features “Monster Touch” pressure-sensitive gaming buttons on the sides.

What you need to know Vivo’s iQOO sub-brand today launched its first 5G smartphone in India. The gaming-focused iQOO 3 5G is powered by a Snapdragon 865 chipset and packs a large 4,440mAh battery. It will be available in the country starting March 4 for a starting price of ₹36,990 ($ 515).

Vivo’s iQOO sub-brand announced its first Snapdragon 865-powered smartphone at simultaneous launch events held  [Read More…]

The new iPhones are just big enough upgrades to make people care

The only ‘feature’ that matters is that it’s still an iPhone.

Another year, another Apple announcement that was somehow both hyped and eventually disappointing. The star of the show, per usual, was the latest iPhone: the interestingly named iPhone 11 Pro. Building on the iPhone XS from last year, Apple made its typical move of slightly refreshing the hardware, adding a few features, and claiming its revolutionary status.

Look at the slide above from the launch event.  [Read More…]

What is UFS 3.0 storage, and why should you care?

Best answer: UFS 3.0 is the latest iteration of Universal Flash Storage, a storage standard designed for the likes of smartphones and digital cameras. UFS offers read and write speeds that are significantly faster than eMMC (embedded MultiMediaCard) while retaining the same power consumption figures. Think it of as a mobile SSD for your phone.

Speed demon: OnePlus 7 Pro ($ 669 at OnePlus) UFS delivers SSD-like speeds on smartphones

UFS (Universal Flash Storage) has emerged as  [Read More…]

Take care of your lawn more affordably with this one-day Greenworks sale

No fuel? No worries.

It’s about time to start wondering how you’ll keep your yard in shape this summer. Luckily, Amazon’s holding a one-day sale on Greenworks Yard Equipment which can help you make all your neighbors jealous, with prices starting as low as $ 31.

Home Sweet Home Greenworks Yard Equipment discounts

Amazon’s Deals of the Day has a variety of Greenworks yard equipment on sale, from chainsaws to lawn mowers to blowers and more. Best  [Read More…]

Oculus Quest made me actually care about VR

I never cared about VR, but the Oculus Quest made me a believer.

I’ve always been wary of virtual reality headsets. I’m that person who gets motion sickness easily — an obvious obstacle for VR since the dawn of time — but I’ve also had issues with accessibility. I’ve been jumping from apartment to apartment for the past decade, so not only is space an issue but so is portability. I already have to pack and lug  [Read More…]

Let Neato’s Botvac D3 Robot Vacuum take care of the mess at this low price

Schedule this robotic vacuum to run under your propped up feet to catch all the crumbs.

Today only, Target has the Neato Robotics Botvac D3 Robot Vacuum on sale for just $ 179.99, though you’ll need to add it to your cart and head to checkout to see this offer. That’s a savings of $ 220 off its regular price, and one of the best deals we’ve ever seen for it. If you’re lucky enough to be  [Read More…]

Take care of your Valentine’s heart with up to $40 off Fitbit gifts

For your health.

Fitbit is offering up to $ 40 off a selection of Valentine’s Day gifts when you use code CUPID during checkout. Shipping is free on orders of $ 50 or more.

Some of these deals bring products down close to the pricing we saw on Black Friday. For instance, after the coupon code, you can get the Fitbit Charge 3 for $ 129.95. It was going for $ 119.99 during Black Friday, and paying  [Read More…]

Battery life is the biggest reason to care about Snapdragon Wear 3100

If you care about battery life, you’re going to want to make sure your next watch has this processor.

The biggest limitation for any mobile gadget is battery life. It’s often not a matter of whether your phone or watch can do something, but what the cost of that something is in battery life. And much like your phone, it’s really important for your watch to last you the entire day no matter what you do with  [Read More…]