Tag Archive: Services

Lots of streaming services are offering free trials, sign up now

Streaming services have grown in popularity over the past few years, and there are now more options than there ever has been before. Back in the day, every single one of them offered a free trial to get you to use the service for a set length of time in hopes that you’d sign up after, but that seems to have slowly become less of a norm. Odds are that you are signed up for at least one of them,  [Read More…]

Master Amazon Web Services and boost your earning potential for just $35

If you’re like most, chances are you’re stuck at home with more time on your hands than you’re used to. Between socially distanced trips to the grocery store and wiping down all the furniture in your house again, hopefully you are making considerations for what you will do when the threat of COVID-19 passes. If you were laid off, will you be prepared to get back out into the working world? Will you be as hirable as possible?  [Read More…]

You can now redeem Capital One miles for food delivery & streaming services

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Capital One has added new ways for cardholders to redeem their Venture miles.

In light of people staying home and putting travel plans on hold until pandemic concerns subside,  [Read More…]

Honor 30 series goes live with great cameras but no Google services

Honor’s latest phones feature top-tier cameras and 5G connectivity, but there’s no Play Store.

What you need to know Honor has unveiled three phones in the Honor 30 series: the Honor 30, Honor 30 Pro, and Honor 30 Pro+. The Honor 30 Pro+ is the most interesting of the lot, featuring two 50MP cameras and 50x hybrid zoom. Like Huawei’s P40 series, Honor’s latest devices miss out on Google Mobile Services.

Honor hasn’t faced the same amount  [Read More…]

Best cheap VPN services 2020

To be the best VPN service doesn’t mean you can’t also be the cheapest VPN service. There are a ton of providers out there offering service, some of which offer it for free, and others charge a premium each month for access. The good news is that you don’t have to go broke each month to afford the best VPN service you can. There are a lof of affordable VPN services, and we’ve rounded up all the best cheap VPNs  [Read More…]

Best online photo printing services to use during self-isolation

Photos are amazing to have on display as they remind you milestones or memories in your life, but time is often the limiting factor when it comes to getting your photos organized and selecting the best ones to print and display. You might find you now have an abundance of free time now that you are working from home and self-isolating, so what better way to spend it than pruning your digital library and sending your favorite photos to print?

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YouTube and other Google services go down for many

And no, you still can’t go outside.

What you need to know YouTube and other Google services are down. Users began reporting being unable to stream or comment on March 26th. The outage appears to be concentrated around the United States, Western Europe, and Japan.

Always a regular source of entertainment and distraction, YouTube has suddenly gone down. Reports began flooding social media and DownDetector on March 26th as users found themselves unable to upload videos, stream  [Read More…]

Best Business VPN Services 2020

VPNs, or virtual private networks, are used in a variety of different ways these days. Some use them for personal gains, like spoofing locations and securing connections, while others need them in order to be able to access important work-related files and sites. With how much of our day is spent connected to the internet, and how much sensitive information is sent around, it’s vital that you keep your connections secure. If you aren’t totally sure on the benefits, here’s  [Read More…]

Streaming services made up nearly 80% of U.S. music revenue in 2019

The report notes that the streaming market in 2019 was bigger than the entire U.S. recorded music market two years back.

What you need to know The year-end 2019 music revenue report from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) has revealed that paid subscriptions to on-demand streaming services jumped by 25% in 2019. Total revenue from streaming music increased by 19.9% last year, accounting for 79.5% of all recorded music last year. The number of paid  [Read More…]

Get the most out of these smart devices and services with Google Assistant

Google Assistant is one of the most popular smart voice assistants on the planet and is accessible on devices as diverse as smartwatches, smartphones, smart speakers, and more. In addition to the devices it’s built-in to, the Google Assistant has integrations with hundreds, if not thousands, of other smart devices and services. What follows is a list of some of our favorites, broken down by category.

Smartlights Home automation Smart appliances Security Entertainment Music services Streaming services for video Smartlights  [Read More…]