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Nanoleaf’s Memorial Day sale is taking 10% off modular smart lighting kits

Memorial Day is only a week away, which means it’s time to keep your eyes peeled for all the great deals and discounts that are heading our way over the next few days. This year, Nanoleaf is one of the first to get its sales started. Now through May 31, you can save 10% on select Nanoleaf smart lighting kits at Best Buy and you’ll even score free shipping with the purchase.

Nanoleaf’s kits come with a number of  [Read More…]

Google mistakenly teases Android 11 before taking down preview page

As you’d expect, the company quickly ‘fixed’ its mistake.

What you need to know The Android Developer Preview website was the subject of much curiosity earlier today. The page made several references to Android 11, fueling rumors of an impending Developer Preview for the next version of Android. The page was quickly taken down, though, with all mentions of Android 11 expunged.

Is a new Android Developer Preview afoot? Google’s website dedicated to Android previews certainly seemed  [Read More…]

OnePlus is taking the Concept One on a tour around the world

It’s coming to India, Europe, and the U.S.

What you need to know OnePlus is taking the Concept One on a world tour. It’ll show off the experimental device in ten cities, starting February 5. The phone includes an electrochromic glass panel that can ‘hide’ the camera array on its back.

Whether it’s the black prototype or the ‘papaya’ yellow model OnePlus showed off at CES 2020, there’s no denying it: the Concept One is one sexy  [Read More…]

Nokia is taking over the mid-range market and I’m good with that

I’m happy to drool over a delicious new flagship like the Samsung Galaxy S10 — I have so many cases lined up to test with mine when it arrives this week — but when I was watching the livestreams and the hype from Mobile World Congress last month, what caught my eye wasn’t the folding screens or the in-screen fingerprint sensors. What caught my eye was Nokia, continuing to save the budget market and offer some of the  [Read More…]

Verizon now taking sign-ups for 5G Home service, costs $50/month

Available in Indianapolis, Houston, Los Angeles, and Sacramento.

After years of talk, 5G connectivity is finally making its way to consumers at a steady pace. One of the first efforts comes from Verizon with its new 5G Home broadband service.

After signing up for Verizon 5G Home, you’ll get a modem/router for your home that’s able to pull in Verizon’s 5G network to power all of the devices. In other words, it essentially replaces your  [Read More…]

Harman’s all new audio equipment lineups are taking IFA 2018 by storm

So much new to talk about.

IFA 2018 tech show is currently underway in Berlin. The American equivalent would be the Consumer Electronics Show, so you can imagine a lot of companies use this as a chance to introduce brand new tech lineups. Harman, Samsung’s audio subsidiary, is taking the opportunity to announce several different types of audio products this week.

The first announcement is the Harman Kardon Citation speaker series. This will be a modular home  [Read More…]

Edifier S880DB speakers review: Taking your music to a whole ‘nother level

Big sound, small package, right price. Edifier gets it all right with its S880DB speakers.

Choosing the right set of speakers for your desk or living room can be fun but tough all at once. There are so many different choices in all price ranges and most of the time you can’t just borrow a set to try them out. Ideally, you want options so you can use them with a small receiver or through your computer,  [Read More…]

Amazon is taking 20% or more off Alexa-enabled devices, including the $104 Echo Spot

Amazon says thank you with discounts. I’m ok with that.

The Amazon Echo Spot is down to $ 103.99 right now in both black and white. It normally sells for $ 130, and this is one of the best prices we’ve ever seen.

This deal is part of a huge Amazon “Thank You” sale taking at least 20% off Alexa-enabled devices. This deal is good today only, but it includes a wide variety of products including several members of  [Read More…]

Taking a look back at the Tomb Raider series with the help of GameStash!

Celebrate Lara Croft’s return to the big screen by playing classic Tomb Raider games on your phone!

Lara Croft returns to theaters this week with the relaunch of the Tomb Raider film franchise based on the recent rebooting of the iconic video game series.

With the help of GameStash, we wanted to celebrate the film’s premiere by taking a look back at all the Tomb Raider/Lara Croft games that helped build up the legendary character. All of  [Read More…]

From The Editor’s Desk: Taking ‘stock’

We need to re-evaluate what we mean by “stock Android” in light of this year’s crop of Samsung phones.

On most Android sites, when you read or hear someone referring to “stock” Android, it’s usually with Google’s idea of Android in mind: clean home screen, light color scheme, and the bare minimum of accoutrements. Stock Android is also considered by many in the know to be the Platonic ideal of what Android should be, and it’s the  [Read More…]