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Grab the Seagate Backup Plus Slim 2TB hard drive on sale for $52

Need some more space for your movies and music? Time to stop by Staples and get yourself the Seagate Backup Plus Slim 2TB USB 3.0 hard drive for just $ 52.49. Use the code 64386 during checkout. It takes $ 15 off any order over $ 60, and the Seagate drive is just over $ 60 at $ 67.49. The deal works on both Black and Blue but other colors are sold out or much more expensive. This price drop  [Read More…]

Google’s super-simple Plus Codes location system rolls out to Maps app

No address? No problem.

What you need to know Plus Codes are a new addition to Maps that use latitude and longitude coordinates to create “digital” addresses, even in areas without a traditional address. Plus Codes are searchable in Google Maps, just like a regular address. Google is making its digital address technology open source for developers to use as they see fit.

Your address is just as much a part of your identity as your phone  [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…]

Save $50 on the Amazon Echo Plus and get a free smart plug and smart bulb

Best Buy has the 2nd-generation Amazon Echo Plus smart speaker for $ 50 off, and you’ll get an Amazon Smart Plug and Philips Hue smart bulb thrown in for free. So not only are you only paying $ 99.99 instead of $ 150, you’re getting about $ 40 worth of free stuff.

Amazon’s Echo Plus was the first of Amazon’s devices to be able to handle the Zigbee wireless protocol. That means of all of Amazon’s smart speakers, it  [Read More…]

Become a PlayStation Plus member at 50% off the annual cost right now

Scoring a deal on a PlayStation Plus membership earns you free game downloads every month, discounts on digital games at the PlayStation Store, and more, but the best part about the service is that it unlocks access to online multiplayer modes on most PlayStation games. That’s a pretty essential feature you’d miss out on otherwise, but thanks to an early Black Friday deal at eBay, you can score a one-year membership for only $ 29.79 and start playing online at  [Read More…]

A new Percy Jackson series is in the works at Disney Plus

It took six months of talks, but we’re getting a new live-action Percy Jackson.

What you need to know Rick and Betty Riordan have announced that a new live-action series is coming to Disney+. While they “can’t say much at this stage”, they’re “excited” at the prospect of a series that’s more faithful to the original Percy Jackson books. The first season will allegedly focus on the first book in the series, The Lightning Thief.

After being  [Read More…]

The Nokia 3.1 Plus is the latest Nokia phone to get Android 10

More Android One phones go to 10.

What you need to know HMD Global is rolling out Android 10 to the Nokia 3.1 Plus. The first wave of the rollout runs from today and should hit 10% of approved markets by end of day. HMD Global plans to have all devices running Android 10 by May 18th.

HMD Global is now rolling out Android 10 to the Nokia 3.1 Plus, continuing its wave of updates to its  [Read More…]

Sony Xperia 10 and 10 Plus are finally getting Android 10

The two phones were originally slated to receive the update in “early 2020.”

What you need to know Sony Xperia 10 and Xperia 10 Plus have started receiving the stable Android 10 update. The update brings a bunch of new features, including a system-wide dark mode, new gesture navigation, and smart replies. It comes with the March 2020 Android security patch as well.

In November last year, Sony had revealed its Android 10 update roadmap, promising to  [Read More…]

Disney Plus now has over 54 million subscribers, will come to Japan in June

What you need to know During the Q2 earnings call, Disney announced that Japan will get Disney+ in June. We also have a more concrete timeline for Eastern Europe, which now looks to be coming in September. South America is still set to get Disney+ around the end of the calendar year. Disney+ now has roughly 54.5 million subscribers today.

Disney’s earnings call was a bit of a downer today — Disneyland Shanghai is re-opening, but there’s no  [Read More…]

The Samsung Fit Plus is a super compact 256GB flash drive down to $40

The Samsung Fit Plus 256GB flash drive is a super tiny USB drive that is currently going for $ 39.99 at Newegg. This is one of Newegg’s Shell Shocker deals, so the price cut is temporary. The flash drive regularly sells for around $ 50, and you can find it for as much as $ 63 at some retailers like Best Buy. Newegg’s deal is about $ 1 above the lowest price we’ve ever seen. When you consider the 128GB  [Read More…]