Tag Archive: Device


Your Fitbit device might be able to predict if you have COVID-19 or the Flu

You can sign up to participate from the Fitbit app.

What you need to know Fitbit has added a new study in an effort to detect COVID-19. The study can be accessed directly from the Fitbit app. Users can also learn about and opt-in to other COVID-19 studies through the Fitbit app.

Fitbit just announced that it has added a new COVID-19 research study to its existing in-app resources on the disease. The company has already been  [Read More…]

Improve your posture in 2 weeks with this best-selling device

Working on your posture is harder than it sounds. Despite the plethora of advice and encouragement you’ve likely received from your doctor or concerned family members, traditional methods to improve your posture always seem to lead more to pain than gain, and it’s not unlikely that you’ve already resigned yourself to a life of uncomfortable and unhealthy slumping.

But that would be a big mistake, given the fact that improving your posture can lead to a much healthier and  [Read More…]

This Woot sale offers cheap Amazon Echo device deals for a limited-time

You’re probably well aware of Alexa even if you’re yet to add a smart speaker to your home. Whether you’re just getting started with smart home stuff or want to have access to Alexa’s smarts in more rooms, this one-day sale on Amazon Echo devices and more at Woot is for you. Some of the devices are offered in new condition which means the only thing you’re missing out on is paying full price. Others are refurbished to look and  [Read More…]

Here’s how to see and respond to notifications on your Fitbit device

Fitbit wearables have been able to relay notifications from your smartphone to your wrist for several years now. One of the great things about using a Fitbit tracker or smartwatch with an Android device is that not only can you receive notifications, but you can also respond to many of them directly from your wrist. I’ll show you how to set up your notification preferences inside the Fitbit app so that you can better manage your distractions when  [Read More…]

Amazon device deals: Save on Fire TV Stick, Echo, Eero & more in the UK

Amazon Echo, Fire, and Kindle devices (and more) are seeing some huge discounts at Amazon UK right now with Black Friday-level pricing returning to many items. Some popular devices like the Echo Show 8 have had prices slashed by as much as 50%, but these deals won’t stick around for long. Some products are seeing shipping times slip already with others likely to sell out or have their retail prices reinstated before long.

Amazon Device Deals in the UK  [Read More…]

Recording device audio may soon be possible on Android 11’s screen recorder

It will also be able to show taps on the screen.

What you need to know Google looks to be working on adding the ability to capture device playback to its screen recorder. The feature isn’t available in Android 11 Developer Preview 2. However, some code in the SystemUI files shows the feature is currently under progress.

If you like sharing videos of your virtual triumphs in mobile games, Android 11 may bring with it a much-needed  [Read More…]

Here’s how you can jailbreak an iPhone using your Android device

The newest Checkra1n update is still in Beta, but could prove monumental…

What you need to know Checkra1n is the newest jailbreaking tool for iOS. It’s an update to the Checkm8 bootrom exploit and works on iOS 12.3 onwards. You can now use an Android device as the tether when you jailbreak.

The latest jailbreaking tool for iPhone, Checkra1n, allows users to jailbreak an iOS device using Android.

As reported by Cult of Mac:

Checkra1n, the newest  [Read More…]

It’s easy to use an Xbox One controller with your Android device

Did you know it’s possible to use an Xbox One controller with your Android device? That’s because, as of the release of the Xbox One S, Microsoft started outfitting its Xbox One controllers with Bluetooth radios. While this feature was made mostly for PC gaming, you’ll be happy to know that it works surprisingly well with Android phones. While there may be more appropriate controllers for mobile gaming available, this is a nice trick to have in your  [Read More…]

Get rid of those duplicate contacts on your Android device today

When it comes to our Android devices, we tend to go through and organize everything, including changing all of our settings and anything else. However, for some reason, the organization of our contact list feels like a chore, and we end up with duplicate entries for just a single person. Thankfully, the days of having to go through and find every single duplicate manually are gone, as there are apps that do the hard work for us.

Products  [Read More…]

These are the best apps for your Android device — period

Make your Android app experience a good one.

Our phones are pocket-sized supercomputers with professional-grade cameras and battery for days, but without the apps to take advantage of it, what would be the point? There are millions upon millions of Android apps that transform our phones from shiny glass slabs into productivity powerhouses, and over the last year, these are the apps that have seized the day and made our lives easier, faster, and better.

Work smarter, not harder  [Read More…]