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Lenovo’s Eco Pro Backpack shows that green tech is more than just gadgets

As soon as I can leave the house with regularity, this green backpack is coming with me.

It’s not often that we do in-depth backpack reviews on this site, but when we do, they tend to be pretty special bags. We’ve featured dozens of great backpacks in our various roundups and reviewed many environmentally sustainable products, but this is the first time that I can remember an accessory that bridges both of those areas so well.

The  [Read More…]

It’s easier than you may think to print something from your Android phone

As Android technology progresses, so does your ability to get everything done right from your Android phone or tablet. Google has designed a cloud printing app that works with your printer connected either to your wireless network or to your computer via USB. Here’s how to set up Google Cloud Print within Chrome on your computer and how to start printing directly from your Android device.

Products used in this guide Google’s best: Pixel 4 (From $ 628  [Read More…]

Android phones need to get software updates for a lot longer than two years

With $ 1,000 flagships being the new normal, Android device makers need to match Apple when it comes to software updates.

The iPhone X set the stage for $ 1,000 flagships back in 2017. Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8 wasn’t far behind, with the phone launching at $ 929. Ever since then, phone prices have been regularly trending upward, and the latest Android flagships now start off at $ 1,000. The regular Galaxy S20 retails for $ 1,000,  [Read More…]

Why software is infinitely more important than any other phone spec

(And also the most subjective).

All of us at AC recently got together for a fun roundtable talking about features in a phone that we think are the most important.

Out of all the features that were mentioned, “camera” stuck out as the thing that was brought up the most — and rightfully so. It’s a hugely important feature, as our phone is often the only tool we have to preserve family gatherings, sleepy pets, and jaw-dropping  [Read More…]

The map in Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is ‘a bit larger’ than in Odyssey

Larger or smaller or maybe even both.

What you need to know Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is the next major entry in the Assassin’s Creed series. According to producer Julien Laferrière, the map for Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is a bit larger than in Assassin’s Creed Odyseey. Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is set to release in Holiday 2020.

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is the next big RPG from Ubisoft in the long-running Assassin’s Creed franchise. Exactly how big is it though?  [Read More…]

Zoom is better than Google Meet — here are 6 reasons why

Google Meet is great, but Zoom has a few key advantages.

Video conferencing apps have been an essential tool for a lot of companies for a while, but thanks to recent global events, they’ve exploded in popularity like never before.

There are numerous apps out there that you can use for video calling, two of the most popular being Zoom and Google Meet. These are apps focused on enterprise/business use, and each one has its own set  [Read More…]

Mint Mobile makes mobile data easier than Straight Talk

Simple data savings Mint Mobile

From $ 15 per month at Mint Mobile

Pros Large T-Mobile network Compatible with most phones Simple plans Hotspot on each plan Cons Max of 12GB of data Only one network

One of Mint Mobile’s greatest accomplishments has been making choosing the right phone plan simple. With three data sizes and three duration amounts, it’s easy to find out which package works for you. You save money by buying more months  [Read More…]

5 reasons Google Meet is better than Zoom for the average person

Skip the Zoom drama and Meet a better way to video chat.

Living alone, the only way I see my friends and family right now is video chatting apps, and there certainly are plenty to choose from these days. Zoom has been the in-vogue video app of the last several weeks, but since that Google Meet is free for everyone this summer, you should absolutely move your chats over to Meet instead.

While Google Meet was built  [Read More…]

Which MVNOs work with more than one carrier?

Signing up for AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, or Verizon service is making a commitment to a network. MVNOs just sell access to one of the major networks with different services and plans that might work better for some people. Most of them ditch any sort of contract as well. Unless an MVNO is partially owned or operated by a specific carrier, it will have no specific commitment to any network.

With an MVNO, it can be possible to choose  [Read More…]

Is the iPhone SE really worth $150 more than the Moto G Power?

Best for less Moto G Power

$ 250 at Motorola

Pros Three-day battery life Large display with slim bezels Rear cameras are lots of fun Expandable storage Has a 3.5mm headphone jack Cons Lacks NFC Motorola’s poor update policy

Want a quality smartphone while spending hardly any cash? The Moto G Power is a fantastic choice. This is a solid all-around device, offering good performance, a decent LCD display, and rear cameras that offer a lot  [Read More…]