Tag Archive: Works

Arlo Video Doorbell now works with Google Assistant

The doorbell camera is finally compatible with both Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant.

What you need to know Arlo’s Video Doorbell has gained Google Assistant support. You can easily connect the Arlo Video Doorbell to the Assistant using the Google Assistant app on your Android phone or iPhone. The video doorbell already offers Amazon Alexa integration.

The Arlo Video Doorbell, which is among the most advanced video doorbells on the market right now, has gained Google Assistant  [Read More…]

Oculus Link now works with the cable that comes with your Oculus Quest

You’ll no longer need to buy an additional cable just to play PC VR games with your Oculus Quest.

What you need to know Oculus Software update v17 enables USB 2.0 cables to work with Oculus Link. The 3 meter USB Type-C charging cable that’s included with every Oculus Quest can now work as an Oculus Link cable. Not all motherboards will support the new connectivity, so your mileage may vary with compatibility.

For some months now,  [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 unlocked OnePlus 8 now works on Verizon — here’s what you need to know

Bring your own device.

What you need to know The unlocked variants of the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro are now supported on Verizon’s network. You can switch over to the carrier’s network via its Bring Your Own Device program. The process was actually fast-tracked compared to OnePlus’ initial estimate of June.

OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro owners rejoice! Your unlocked phone can finally be connected to Verizon’s network, officially and without breaking anything. The news comes  [Read More…]

The Ecovacs Deebot Ozmo 930 on sale for $350 works as a vacuum and mop

The Ecovacs Robotics Deebot Ozmo 930 connected robot vacuum cleaner and mop is down to $ 349.99 at Best Buy. The low price is one of Best Buy’s deals of the day, which means it’s very temporary. The Ozmo 930 can sell for a lot more than this at other retailers, including up to $ 700 at places like Kohl’s, though its average price is around $ 530.

The robot cleaner can switch between mopping hard floors and vacuuming  [Read More…]

Google launches ‘Works With Chromebook’ program for accessories

Buying accessories for your Chromebook is about to get much easier.

What you need to know Google is rolling out “Works With Chromebook”, an accessory certification program. Accessories marked with the “Works With Chromebook” sticker will be Chromebook optimized. You’ll be able to find “Works With Chromebook” certified accessories at staples like Best Buy and Amazon.

Google is now rolling out “Works With Chromebook”, a new accessory certification program that ensures that you’ll be able to find  [Read More…]

Moment’s new universal lens mount works with nearly all Android phones

The mount works with both front and rear phone cameras.

What you need to know Moment has launched a universal lens mount for smartphones and tablets. The lens mount has been designed for users who own a phone that Moment doesn’t make a specialized case for. It is priced at $ 30 and is expected to begin shipping before the end of the month.

Moment, a Seattle-based company that has been making fantastic attachment lenses for smartphones  [Read More…]

Another Galaxy S20 camera update with various fixes is already in the works

This is going to be a talking point for a good long while.

What you need to know Samsung will release another software update to address early Galaxy S20 camera issues. Issues with auto focus are one of a handful of early complaints among testers. It isn’t known when this update will be released.

If you’re really deep into the talking points surrounding the Galaxy S20’s launch, you’ll know that the camera is at the core of  [Read More…]

How Google’s backup encryption works – the good, the bad, and the ugly

Backing up your data is easy and secure on Android. But there are some issues with the service that Google needs to sort out.

I love seeing headlines about encryption hit a news cycle. Anything that gets a person more aware of their options when it comes to making sure that they are the only person with access to their data is important. So important, in fact, that Google does it by default with your backed-up data.

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Ryan Reynolds confirms Deadpool 3 is in the works

Reynolds and his team are working with Marvel in creating the next Deadpool.

What you need to know During an interview on Live with Kelly and Ryan, Reynolds confirmed that Deadpool 3 was in the works. Previously, as part of Fox, Deadpool 1 & 2 were rated R films. It was not revealed whether Deadpool would be integrated into the Marvel Cinematic Universe or not.

It seems the Merc with a Mouth is heading over to Disney  [Read More…]