Tag Archive: Selection

Don’t miss Amazon’s First Reads free eBook selection this April

There are plenty of well-known benefits of having an Amazon Prime membership, from free two-day shipping to Prime Video access, but one you may not have heard about before is the Amazon First Reads program. Every month in 2020, Amazon’s publishing editors will choose a handful of yet-to-be-released books from various genres and make them exclusively available to Amazon customers before anyone else!

Prime members get the best end of the bargain here, as they can add any one of  [Read More…]

Google’s Assistant can now present you a curated selection of audio news

Hey Google, play me the news.

What you need to know Google is adding a new way to get your daily news fix. The company is implementing an algorithm that automatically curates audio news based on your interests and profile. You can trigger Your News Update — what Google calls the feature — by saying, “Hey Google, play me the news.”

Google sees a huge opportunity in developing audio content for its users — its latest blog  [Read More…]

Shop a selection of AmazonBasics Luggage and Travel items at a 20% discount

Amazon has a variety of AmazonBasics Luggage and Travel Products on sale for 20% off. There’s a huge selection of items to choose from, and most are at their best prices ever.

Are we there yet? AmazonBasics Luggage and Travel Products

Take your pick of discounted bags, passport holders, backpacks, and more.

20% Off

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For example, the AmazonBasics Slim Carry On Backpack has fallen to $ 50.99. Up until today, it sold for $  [Read More…]

Shop a selection of discounted Magformers Magnetic Tile kits from only $16

Get building.

Amazon is offering a massive selection of Magformers at a discount right now, with prices as low as $ 16.15.

These fun geometric shapes are magnetic, making them easy to use and fun to play with. Each set includes step-by-step booklets for inspiration. All of the pieces are compatible with one another, too, so kids can mix and match for endless fun.

Your options include:

Neon 30-piece Set – $ 16.15 (was $ 45) Neon  [Read More…]

Can Amazon Music Unlimited’s discounts beat YouTube Music’s selection?

We’re a virtual company made up of tech experts from across the globe. After years of using, abusing, and testing music services of every kind, we can say for certain which service is best for you.

YouTube Music

Bigger (beta) Selection

$ 12/mo at YouTube

Pros Truly unrivaled music database powered by YouTube. Easy controls and playlist sharing. YouTube Premium unlocks features in six apps. Cons Still working out a lot of bugs. Features needed before  [Read More…]

Facebook Messenger adds more diverse selection of emoji

The Facebook Messenger app now has over 1,000 new emoji that the company says are supposed to offer “a more balanced mix that’s more representative of our world.”

Facebook says:

Messenger is bringing over 1,500 newly designed Messenger emojis to the world. The new designs, gender-agnostic options and multi-colored emojis will be available on many Android devices and web products for the first time. We’re diversifying the genders to create a more balanced  [Read More…]

Google Play Books promotion offers selection of 44 free comics

Following the announcement of the comic-friendly update to Google Play Books earlier today, Google is making a swath of digital issues free for a limited time.

Google Play edition phone selection dwindles to three

The Google Play store is now only listing three varieties of Google Play edition phones left for sale. It’s unclear if the latest clearing of inventory is to make room for the arrival of new devices, but at this time those interested in a Google Play edition can select from the HTC One M8, the Samsung Galaxy S4, and the Motorola’s Moto G.

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Amazon Appstore triples selection in a year to 240,000 apps

Amazon’s Appstore for Android apps has seen tremendous growth over the past year. That growth has seen the selection triple from 80,000 apps to more than 240,000 today. Other companies like Apple or Google might announce such a thing at a press event like WWDC or I/O, but not Amazon. Even though there’s an Amazon event set for Wednesday (which we will be attending) where we expect to see their first foray into smartphones, apparently Amazon  [Read More…]

Radio Shack offering free phones for the holidays, new selection each week

Radio Shack

If you’re in the market for a new smartphone on AT&T, Sprint, or Verizon, and aren’t afraid to sign a new contract you might want to check out Radio Shack before you spend your cash.  They’re running a holiday promotion where they give away free phones (including some Android handsets) with a new agreement, and the list of devices changes every week.  This week’s offerings (good until Dec. 10) include the HTC  [Read More…]