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Let this discounted Ecovacs Deebot Robot Vacuum help with spring cleaning
If only it could fold your laundry.The Ecovacs Deebot 711 Robot Vacuum usually costs $399.98, but you can enter code ECOVACSD711 at Amazon to get it at a $70 discount, making your total $329.99.This robot vacuum features Smart Navi technology, which maps your home and creates a systematic cleaning path. It'll never go over the same exact path twice to ensure each part of your floor is perfectly clean. It can clean up to 1,100 square feet per cycle. The vacuum also smartly increases suction over particularly troublesome messes and returns to its charging base when needed.Use the free app or an assistant like Alexa to control your robot's routine. You can schedule your vacuum, adjust its cleaning modes or path, get status updates, and more. Your purchase includes a charging dock, side brushes, air filters, a remote control, a battery, and a one-year warranty.See at Amazon...
Anker's Nebula Mars II portable projector is at its best price in months
Turn any wall into a movie screen and any room into a private theater.The Anker Nebula Mars II 720p portable projector is down to $389.99 on Amazon. It regularly sells for over $460 and today's deal is the best direct price drop we've seen in around six months. It's even better than its Black Friday price.The Nebula Mars II can create an HD picture up to 1280 x 720 resolution with DLP IntelliBright tech for a clear image. It has two 10W audio drivers for powerful sound. Set the projector down wherever you want it, at any distance or angle, and get an auto focus picture in one second. The projector also has Android 7.1 built in so you can run streaming and media apps like Netflix, YouTube, and more. You'll need that access because a lot of those services don't allow themselves to be screen cast from a device to a projector like this. Compared to the original model, the Mars II adds an extra hour of run time, the auto-focus feature mentioned above, and comes with a lower price tag....
Sell your old Android phone for top dollar with this guide
How do I sell my Android phone or tablet for the most amount of money? With these tips and tricks, you'll get the best return!So a new Android phone has caught your eye — there sure are lots of great ones to choose from — and you want to get on the boat as soon as possible. You'll need to sell your old phone in order to make up some of the money you're spending on that new device, but luckily there are a wealth of options available. We're going to get you through some of the best practices out there for preparing your Android phone or tablet for sending off, and some places for sale that would best suit your needs.Remove SIM and SD cardsFirst up, you'll want to take out the SIM card and SD card from your phone. These are important pieces of hardware that you don't want to leave in your phone when you ship it (or hand it) off to your buyer. Your SIM card is what enables your phone to take calls at your number and is associated with your data plan. You'll need i...
How to connect Harmony Elite or Harmony Companion to Alexa, Echo Dot
The Logitech Harmony Elite and Harmony Companion remote controls are a great way to control your home with a single remote instead of having to shuffle between different remotes for different devices. Whether it's launching a game of Metro Exodus on your Xbox One X or setting the mood in your house, Logitech Harmony can bring it all together with just the press of a button. But what about adding Alexa to the mix? Taking it one step further, the two devices can hook up with Alexa to make your experience truly hands free, as a good smart home should be.What you'll need:Amazon: Logitech Harmony Elite Remote Control ($350)Amazon: Logitech Harmony Companion Remote Control ($150)Amazon: Amazon Echo Dot ($50)Google Play Store: Amazon Alexa app for Android (Free)How to do the thingOpen the Alexa App on your iOS or Android Device.Tap the menu icon in the upper left corner of your screen and select Skills & Games.Tap the magnifying glass icon in the upper right corner of t...
OnePlus is deeply integrating Google Duo into its latest phones
Duo will be present in the Messaging app, call logs, and more.Google Duo has proven time and time again to be one of the best video chat apps that you can get for Android, and if you're a OnePlus user, accessing Duo will soon be easier than ever before.In a recent blog post on the OnePlus forums, it was announced that Duo will soon be integrated directly into OxygenOS as part of future software updates — making it a native function of OnePlus phones rather than a standalone application.Per the blog post: Earlier in 2018, we conducted a research study with OnePlus users in India on video calling capability. Here, Google Duo ranked the highest in terms of call quality. Following this, we're now introducing Google Duo as a native function for video calls on our devices and are providing enhanced video calling quality for all OnePlus users.Once Duo is integrated into OxygenOS, it'll be baked into call logs, the dial pad, and OnePlus's Messaging and Contacts apps.Goog...
Friday's top deals: Bluetooth for your car, the Surface Pro 6, and more!
On a daily basis there is no shortage of great deals to be had, but sometimes hunting them down can be a bit time consuming. Don't let that drag you down, though. We've rounded up some of our absolute favorites from today that you simply can't miss out on.Great for all CarsAmazonBasics Bluetooth Hands-Free Car KitThis is a car kit that can often sell for as much as $30. Today's price is insanely low, and you'd be crazy to pass on it. The one caveat is that it's an add-on item, which means you need to order $25 worth of stuff (including the $7 for this kit) to checkout.$7.02 $16 $9 offSee at AmazonYou don't need to replace your head unit or trade in your current car, all you need is this hands-free Bluetooth kit and a few minutes of time to install it. All you do is plug the power cable into the cigarette lighter socket and then the 3.5mm audio cable into the Aux input of your vehicle. Then simply pair your phone with the setup, and voila, you have Bluetooth to receive cal...
Where is the best place to buy the Honor View 20?
Best answer: The Honor View 20 is readily available for purchase in various countries around the globe, but if you live in the U.S., you'll need to rely on third-party sellers to buy an international version of the phone.Newegg: Honor View 20 ($769)The View 20 isn't officially being sold in the U.S.While the Honor View 20 has been released and is being sold by Honor, there currently aren't any plans to bring the phone over to the United States. That means you can't buy one at Amazon, Best Buy, or through your carrier.The Honor View 10 from 2018 was launched in the U.S. and can still be purchased online in the country, but as of right now, the View 20 has yet to receive similar treatment.It's possible that Honor will announce a U.S. launch at some point down the road, but for the time being, we've yet to hear anything.You can buy an international version, howeverThankfully, if you really want to buy the View 20 and live in the U.S., getting your hands on one is still pos...
Take your tech around the world with $7 off a universal travel adapter
Take that, weird European plugs. Take. That.Enter code I8Y95PJ2 during checkout at Amazon to get this Castries Universal Travel Adapter for $12.99, a $7 discount compared to the usual $20 price.This international power adapter will have you covered from Australia to Zambia. It works in 170 different countries, and there are four USB ports as well as a traditional AC socket. The adapter has built-in protection against power surges, overheating, short-circuiting, and more. Note that this is not a voltage converter, so you won't be able to use appliances like a hair dryer. If that's something you need, consider this travel adapter instead.See at Amazon...
Set schedules and timers with two Smart Light Switches on sale for $26
Control these switches via app, manually, or with your voice!You don't have to spend a fortune to start delving into Smart Home technology. Amazon consistently has sales on everything from smart plugs to smart lights, such as Etekcity's Smart Light Switch two-pack. Coupon codes can save you even further, which is how you can pick up Etekcity's two-pack for only $25.98 today. Simply enter code UDTUBLTV during checkout to score the discount. That saves you $14 off its regular price of $40 there, and you'll be snagging the switches for just $12.99 apiece in the process.Once installed, these smart switches can be controlled from anywhere in the world using the free Vesync app on your Android (or iOS) device. You can set schedules or timers to automate your home lighting, or press the switch manually to turn your lights on or off. If you have a device such as the Amazon Echo or Google Home, you can also voice control these switches for hands-free use.Nearly 100 Amazon customers left...
Sony Xperia L3 completely leaks, rumored to cost just €199
Reported specs include a 5.7-inch LCD display and expandable storage.MWC 2019 is right around the corner, and that means we'll soon be faced with smartphone announcement after smartphone announcement. Just ahead of the big mobile trade show, renders and specs for a new Sony phone have completely leaked.The device you're looking at is called the Sony Xperia L3, a successor to last year's Xperia L2. Similar to the L2, the L3 is shaping up to be an affordable/low-end smartphone option.On the front of the phone is a 5.7-inch 18:9 LCD display with a resolution of 1440 x 720. The front-facing camera is said to be an 8MP sensor with a 13MP + 2MP dual camera combo being used for the rear setup. Other reported specs include a MediaTek processor, 32GB of expandable storage, 3,300 mAh battery, and USB-C for charging.Interestingly enough, it's noted that the Xperia L3 will ship with Android 8.1 Oreo instead of Pie. That'll be awfully disappointing considering that Pie's been available si...
How fast can you climb the mountain in Celeste Classic?
Maybe I'm behind in what's popular in indie gaming, but I've just recently discovered Celeste, a beautiful and challenging platformer that has been released on Steam, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Switch. Better still was learning it was developed by two indie Canadian developers Matt Thorson and Noel Berry.I've been playing some great mobile platformers lately, most notably Teslagrad and Oddmar, so I immediately checked to see if Celeste was going to come out on Android. Instead, I found that a legacy version of Celeste is already out on mobile.Celeste Classic is the original version of Celeste that was made by Berry and Thorson as part of a 4-day game jam. If you've played and loved the full game you might be disappointed by the simplified graphics and short gameplay, but as a fan of game development, I really loved seeing how a game evolves from proof of concept to a full-fledged title.Your goal in Celeste Classic is to climb a treacherous mountain using your cha...
Samsung's opening three retail stores across the U.S. on February 20
They're opening in New York, Los Angeles, and Houston.February 20 is going to be a big day for Samsung. Not only is it holding an Unpacked event where we're expecting to see the Galaxy S10, Galaxy Watch Active, and Galaxy Buds, but it'll also be opening up three new retail stores across the United States.The retail locations will give customers the opportunity to go hands-on with Samsung's latest products, receive demos from "Samsung experts", get in-person customer support, and have access to walk-in repairs for mobile devices. Samsung also says that the stores will offer a 4K gaming lounge, 4D VR experiences, and showcase the company's 8K TVs.Commenting on the news, Samsung Electronics America's President and CEO, YH Eom, said: Our new Samsung Experience Stores are spaces to experience and see Samsung technology brought to life, to empower people to do what they never thought was possible before. We want to build a 'playground' for Samsung fans—a place to learn abou...
Jaybird RUN XT vs. Jabra Elite Active 65t: Which should you buy?
With headphone jacks falling by the wayside, we've been testing and researching the best wireless headphones nonstop over the last few years. We've seen the great, we've seen the bad, and we're here to help you make an informed decision.Jabra Elite Active 65tStyle on the go$190 at AmazonProsGreat fitVoice assistant-compatibleGood sound15 minutes of charge = 1.5 hours of play timeConsButton controls are difficult and uncomfortable to pressPoor call qualityWhile truly wireless earbuds still haven't hit apex quality, the Jabra Elite Active 65t make the best of it all with solid performance that's made sweeter by good battery life and a better charging case.Jaybird RUN XTSophmore slump$180 at AmazonPros4 sizes of fins and eartipsIPX7 water-resistant5 minutes of charge = 1 hour of play timeConsReported audio lagPoor audio quality for the priceThe Jaybird RUN XT are the successors to the truly wireless RUN, though they don't exactly improve on the for...
Galaxy Watch Active and Galaxy Buds fully revealed in latest renders
Who's ready for another Samsung smartwatch?If you own an Android phone and want a smartwatch, Samsung's consistently been making some of the best ones out there. Last year's Galaxy Watch was our favorite smartwatch/fitness tracker of 2018, and now we're getting ready for the newest member to join the family — the Samsung Galaxy Watch Active.From news, specs, release date, and more, here's everything we know so far!The latest Galaxy Watch Active newsFebruary 15, 2019 — Galaxy Watch Active and Galaxy Buds fully revealed in latest rendersAfter getting an in-depth look at the software of the Galaxy Watch Active a few days ago, a new leak from Droid Shout provides us with renders of the wearable's hardware.We've previously seen the Galaxy Watch Active in its black and silver color options, but this is the first time we've seen it in the rumored rose gold colorway. Just like we've seen in other renders, the Galaxy Watch Active will have a touchscreen AMOLED displa...
Keep your yard pristine with these Worx lawn and power tools on sale today
Time to do some work!We're quickly approaching Spring, and while that might mean an escape from snow, it also means you should be preparing for the joy of yard work. Right now on Woot, you can choose from several Worx lawn and power tools to help you prepare. All of these tools are brand new and covered by a three-year limited warranty from Worx.The Worx 20V cordless drill and driver is down to $69.99 with this sale. It sells for around $90 at other places. The deal comes with two battery and a charger so you can keep going even when one battery gets low. You'll get 265 in-lbs. of torque in a device that weighs less than three pounds. It has variable speed and a reverse option.You can also get this Worx combo that includes a WG323 10-inch 20V cordless pole and chainsaw for $129.99. If you go for the drill above, you'll already have the batteries you need to power these tools. That way you can do all sorts of projects around your yard without wasting money on tons of unnecessary...
How do blue light-filtering screen protectors work and should you buy one?
Best answer: Blue light filtering screen protectors use a special coating that blocks light in the 380-500 nanometer range. Electronics like phones use LED or OLED panels that emit light in this range to help brightness and improve clarity, but it can also reach the rear of the retina. Some studies claim this can be harmful, but so far there is no conclusive proof to this. What scientists and doctors do agree on, though, is that blue light can make it harder for us to get to sleep. To help with that, you'll need a proper screen protector.Amazon: Samsung Galaxy Anti-Glare Screen Protector ($16)What is Blue Light?There are two types of "Blue Light" you'll hear mentioned when talking about electronics: ultraviolet light and visible blue light. Some studies link blue light with macular degeneration, but the jury is still out and experts aren't yet sure.Light waves are measured in nanometers, and the human eye can typically see light between about 380 and 750nm. Light lower t...
Is the Galaxy S9 worth buying in 2019?
It all depends on how much you care about having the latest and greatest.Two of the best phones of last year were the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+. Both phones delivered phenomenal AMOLED displays, fast performance, great designs, and trusty cameras.The S9 and S9+ are still great phones here in 2019, but with the Galaxy S10 series looming around the corner, are last year's flagships still worth considering?Here's what the AC forum community has to say. UdiBerry 02-12-2019 08:51 AM “ The S9+ is really amazing, I love mine (and I have no plans replacing it anytime soon, TBH). But I'd wait for the S10 if I were you. Reply pontiac005 02-12-2019 12:55 PM “ Definitely. I got a great trade in a couple weeks ago and purchased for under $600. I did look at everything that was going to be on the S10 but decided that it wasn't for...
Tacklife's discounted electric screwdriver can help finish your projects
Home improvement.The Tacklife SDP60DC cordless electric screwdriver is down to $11.95 with code 5DVGN9KF on Amazon. The screwdriver is $19 without the code and more regularly sells for around $17. Today's price is an all-new low.The cordless screwdriver uses a compact design, which not only makes it easy to carry but makes it easy to apply pressure with when working on projects at home. It uses a rechargeable 1500mAh battery that takes three hours to fully charge, and it has a battery power indicator to let you know how much time is left. It has a built-in LED flashlight and comes with ten screwdriver bits. You can add a few more on sale today, too. Users give it 4.5 stars based on 27 reviews.See at Amazon...
Anker Soundcore Liberty Air earbuds review: Half-price AirPods
You can now get true wireless earbuds that are good, small and affordable.You can't walk around a city for more than 10 minutes without seeing someone using Apple AirPods. They're incredibly popular, and while they weren't the first in the "true wireless" earbuds segment they easily have the largest mind share. Contrary to popular believe the AirPods don't just work with iPhones; but they still have a massive limiting factor for most people in that, at $160, they're incredibly expensive.Enter Anker, one of the most popular brands for computing accessories, speakers and headphones. Its Soundcore brand launched its own AIrPods competitor, vying for the price-conscious would-be AirPods buyers with the Liberty Air truly wireless headphones. They closely mimic Apple's design, keeping things compact and intuitive, and have solid audio quality to match. And here's the thing: they're just $80.Truly wirelessAnker Soundcore Liberty Air earbuds$80 at Amazon ...
Samsung announces new 10.5-inch Galaxy Tab S5e for just $399
All of the most popular features of the Tab S4, wrapped in a thin and light metal body for a great price.Android tablets may not be the most exciting market nowadays, but Samsung has seen moderate success and is set to expand its lineup with a new mid-range entrant, the Galaxy Tab S5e. The naming scheme is a bit confusing, but the Tab S5e isn't actually a successor to the Galaxy Tab S4 — it's a mid-range counterpart that slots in above the entry-level Tab A series but below the Tab S4 that will stay on the market as the flagship Samsung tablet.Right from the start, the Tab S5e addresses an entirely different market segment by starting at $399, versus the Tab S4 at $649. But even at a lower price, the Tab S5e has the same 10.5-inch 2560x1600 AMOLED display, 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage (a 6GB + 128GB model will cost $479). It also incorporates the same quad speakers with surround sound and automatic rotation, but goes back to a traditional fingerprint sensor in the power b...
Never get stranded with 40% off Anker's Roav Jump Starter Pro
The kind of thing you hope you never need.The Anker Roav 800A 8000mAh Jump Starter Pro is down to $59.99 at Best Buy as part of its daily deals. This normally sells for $100, and today's deal beats out Black Friday and holiday pricing where we saw it drop to around $75.Anker's emergency device should be in every glove compartment, and if you know someone driving around without one then you know what you're giving them for Christmas this year. It combines an emergency jump starter with an emergency battery charger. If your car dies on you, you won't have to worry about being stranded. You can get up to 15 jump starts from a single charge of this device. Hopefully you won't need to use them all.If it happens at night, the device has a built-in high-intensity LED lamp. Plus, there are two USB ports for charging your mobile devices in a pinch with the 8000mAh battery. Anker backs it up with a 12-month warranty, and the 84 users who have reviewed it at Amazon give it 4.3 stars out o...
Get 15 months of ExpressVPN at 49% off and protect your privacy
A savings of over $90.You can get 15 months of ExpressVPN's service for $99.95. That makes it just $6.67 per month — a savings of 49%. This is billed as $99.95 up front, saving you $194.25 off the cost of paying for ExpressVPN's monthly plan for that length of time.VPN services are going mainstream, and for good reason. They are super handy and help keep your private information private. If you regularly bank or shop online, use public Wi-Fi hotspots frequently, or if you want to access content that's region-locked, a VPN is for you.ExpressVPN is a highly-rated VPN service with an excellent feature-set such as over 3,000 servers around the globe, no activity logs or connection logs, a built-in speed test so you get the fastest connection, unlimited bandwidth, and 256-bit data encryption. There are apps for pretty much every platform including Windows, macOS, Android and iOS, and a single subscription can be used simultaneously on any three supported devices.If you prefe...
Avoid unwanted eyes from tracking your online moves with a discounted VPN
To help you keep your browsing sessions secured, we've rounded up the deals on VPN services currently available. A VPN helps cloak your internet activity so you can browse without being tracked across the web. They are great to install if you regularly bank or shop online, if you use public Wi-Fi hotspots a lot, or if you want to access content that is blocked or restricted by region. And there's no better time than now to try one out with this crop of deals.Highly-recommendedNordVPNNordVPN is currently offering its service with a 75% discount, bringing the monthly cost down to just $2.99 when you sign up for its 3-year plan. This is billed every 3 years at $107.55. Alternatively, there are some savings to be had on its 1- and 2-year plans.$2.99 per month at NordVPNEasy to usePureVPNPureVPN's 2-year plan is just $69 which works out at $2.88 per month making it one of the least expensive options with a 74% savings.$2.88 per month at PureVPNAffordable optionCyb...
Take advantage of all those book deals with $90 off an Amazon Kindle Voyage
It's hard to find a discount on one of these.Woot is offering up the Kindle Voyage 6-inch Wi-Fi E-Reader for just $129.99 today. This device includes special offers, also known as tasteful ads on the lockscreen, and typically it would cost $220 at Amazon brand new. Use your Amazon Prime account to skip Woot's shipping fee.Unlike a lot of Woot deals, these are in brand new condition and include a 12-month Amazon warranty. The reason for the sale price is that these Kindles started life as "International 3G" versions but that 3G connectivity does not work in North America. Since the Voyage basically never goes on sale, especially now that Amazon is focused on the Oasis, this may well be your best bet when it comes to saving money.The Kindle Voyage features a high-resolution 300 ppi display for crisp text, and the screen is glare-free and even feels like paper. The reader has an adaptive front light so you'll never struggle to see, and the bezel can be used to turn the pages effor...
Huge Samsung leak reveals Galaxy Buds, Galaxy Fit, and Galaxy Watch Active
An update to the Galaxy Wearable app for Android gives us an early look at Samsung's upcoming wearables.Samsung is all set to unveil the Galaxy S10 series at an event in San Francisco next week, and it looks like we'll also see a slew of wearables make their debut alongside the phones. An update rolled out to the Galaxy Wearable app for Android inadvertently displayed several unreleased products, including the Galaxy Watch Active, the Galaxy Fit and Galaxy Fit e, and Galaxy Buds, Samsung's upcoming truly wireless earbuds.As spotted by SamCentral (via The Verge, this is the first time we've seen official mention of the Galaxy Buds. The 'buds showed up at the FCC a few weeks ago, and from the leak above it looks like they'll take over from the Gear IconX.This is also the first time we're getting a look at the Galaxy Fit and the Fit e, which look like updates to the Gear Fit 2 series. Both fitness bands will likely come with rubber bands and go up against the likes of Fitbit.F...
Add Bluetooth to nearly any car with this $8 AmazonBasics kit
Go hands-free with this discounted Bluetooth kit.The AmazonBasics Bluetooth Hands-Free Car Kit is on sale for only $7.58 right now which is an insane deal. It sometimes sells for as much as $30. It's currently an add-on item however, meaning it can only be shipped in orders totaling $25 or more.You don't need to replace your head unit or trade in your current car, all you need is this hands-free Bluetooth kit and a few minutes of time to install it. All you do is plug the power cable into the cigarette lighter socket and then the 3.5mm audio cable into the Aux input of your vehicle. Then simply pair your phone with the setup, and voila, you have Bluetooth to receive calls, listen to music and more.There are other similar products that enable you to begin using Bluetooth in your vehicle too. They might not be as affordable, but you'd likely find higher sound quality by choosing an option like Nulaxy's Bluetooth FM Transmitter or the Aukey Bluetooth Receiver kit, which comes with...
Enable two-factor authentication (2FA) in Fortnite and get a free gift
Grab that Valentine's Day glider right now!Fortnite is a free-to-play third-person shooter with building mechanics. The title has become a cultural sensation due to its unique blend of expressive gameplay. In February 2018, Epic Games stated that the title was played by roughly 3.4 million gamers concurrently. Since then, that figure has ballooned to over 8.3 million.Due to the tremendous popularity of the game, Fortnite accounts are at higher risk of being targeted. Epic Games is aware of this problem and wants users to enable two-factor authentication (2FA) on their Fortnite accounts. For those unfamiliar with 2FA, the feature requires you to enter an extra code sent to a secondary device in order to sign in. This prevents hackers from gaining access and wrecking havoc. In order to incentivize this, the team just announced that anyone who upgrades their account security will indirectly receive an exclusive Valentine's Day item in the game.This is definitely a great way to...
How to transfer your contacts from iPhone to Android
How do I transfer my iPhone contacts to my Android phone?You've made the brilliant decision to switch from iPhone to Android. Congratulations and welcome! Now you just need to get all of your contacts off your iPhone and onto your new Android phone and your Apple ties will be severed and you shall be reborn anew (or something like that).Here's how to do it manually.You'll first want to make sure that your iPhone is backed up to iCloud. Once that's done, you're ready to make the move. You'll start by exporting your vCard.Note: Many newer Android phones will have their own apps for transferring data (Samsung Smart Switch, LG Bridge, etc.), which make it easy to transfer your data. Depending on your phone, you may also be able to use a Lightning-to-USB-C (or Micro-USB if necessary) cable to transfer that way. Just follow the on-screen instructions if prompted to do this.How to export contacts using iCloudHow to import contacts using Google ContactsHow to sync your Google acc...
Snag two Echo Dot speakers for your home and save $40 instantly
Start controlling smart home devices with Alexa.Now's your chance to snatch two Echo Dot speakers at a discount, as Amazon is offering $40 off your purchase when you add two of the smart speakers to your cart. Though they regularly sell for $49.99 each, today's deal will score you both speakers for only $59.98! That's like paying $30 for each one, which is not too far from the deal of $24 we saw during Black Friday last year. You'll see the discount automatically applied during checkout.There is a slight shipping delay on all three models of the Echo Dot, though the Charcoal version is currently set to come back in stock soonest (by March 3).The latest model of the Echo Dot speaker features a fabric cover and an improved speaker that's miles better than the Echo Dot (2nd Gen) you may already have at home. It's capable of streaming music from Amazon Music Unlimited, Spotify, Sirius XM, and Apple Music! While that's my personal favorite feature, others love to use the Dot to acce...
Voice control your AC with Honeywell's Wi-Fi Thermostat at a new low price
This thermostat can be controlled with your smartphone, computer, or voice!Honeywell's Wi-Fi 7-day Programmable Thermostat is down to $59 at Amazon today. This discount marks the lowest price we've ever seen; it normally sells for up to $100 regularly and just under $85 on average.This thermostat can be paired with Amazon Alexa-enabled devices, like the Echo or Echo Dot, to activate voice control. With its Wi-Fi capabilities, you can also control it via your smartphone or a computer. It can replace your existing thermostat and works with virtually any system type, though a C-wire is required. You can schedule it to cool your home right as you arrive home from work each day, or turn it off from miles away if you won't be home for awhile and don't want to waste power.More than 2,300 customers at Amazon have left reviews for this product, resulting in an overall rating of 4 out of 5 stars.See at Amazon...
Focals by North expands to the West Coast
It's getting (slightly) easier to get your custom smart glasses from North with two new West Coast locations.If you've been eying those new Focals smart glasses, but live way too far from any North Showroom, you may be in luck. Two new pop-up locations are making there way to across the country to the best coast ... I mean, the West Coast starting February 19.For the select few, this means you'll finally be able to demo how Focals work, and if you like them, you can get a custom fitting for your very own pair.If you're in the area, be sure to make reservations ahead of time as Focals are proving to be a big hit and you may not be able to just stroll up to the temporary Showroom.The Focals pop-up Showroom will be in Seattle, WA from February 19 - 22. It's also headed to San Francisco, CA soon after (no official date yet).For those that have been waiting for Focals to be available with prescription lenses, you're in luck. Prescription lenses rolled out recently and are availa...
This Valentine's gift from Google Play saves you $1 on apps over $3
Save on your next app, game, or in-app purchase for a limited timeGoogle Play is offering $1 off your next app or game purchase of $3 or more when you redeem code VALENTINE2019 on your account before your purchase. This deal is valid on in-app purchases too, though the credit is only good through February 28.Whether you're a fan of Candy Crush, Pokémon Go, Clash of Clans, or if you're looking to get into a new mobile game, make sure to add this credit to your account before your next in-app purchase. It only takes a second, after all.See at Google Play...
Get Extreme performance with this discounted SanDisk 400GB microSD card
There's nothing faster.The SanDisk Extreme 400GB microSD card with adapter is down to $122.00 on Amazon. The SanDisk Extreme 400GB is a new card that had averaged around $157 since November but before that was selling as high as $250. Today's price is a new all-time low.The microSD card has read speeds up to 160 MB/s and write speeds up to 90 MB/s. You'll be able to transfer even high-res images and 4K videos without much delay, and the card is fast enough to keep up even with fast shooting. This is a UHS Class 3 card (Ultra High Speed) with an A2 rating. Most cards we post deals on are rated A1 and Class 10. This is better in both regards and is generally reserved for professionals. The card is designed to resist extreme temperatures, water, shock, and X-rays. It has 4.4 stars based on just over 600 reviews. Many devices cannot handle a microSD card this large, so make sure your device is compatible before purchasing.If you don't need the outright insane performance of the San...
The best Bluetooth speakers to pair with your Amazon Echo Input
The Amazon Echo Input is ideal for users who want to add an external speaker for their Alexa. It can do things like set timers, play music, re-order groceries, and even tell you a funny joke in times of great trouble. But what is the best speaker that would best fit the Amazon Echo Input? First of all, it'd need to be Bluetooth compatible, have decent sound, and most importantly, be able to connect to the Amazon Echo Input.These are the best Bluetooth speakers for your Amazon Input.Fits in your pocketJBL GO 2The JBL GO 2 comes in a variety of colors and has a Bluetooth range of up to 33 feet, making it suitable for your Amazon Echo Input. It comes with rechargeable batteries and can last up to 5 hours before it needs to be charged again. It also has noise-canceling speakerphone technology built in and is small enough to carry around in your pocket.$30 at AmazonExcellent bassMarshall Woburn II Bluetooth SpeakerThe Marshall has a Bluetooth range of up to 30 feet, an...
Trade in that old smartphone for cash and earn an extra $20 at Gazelle
Got your eye on a shiny new device? Here's how to save on its purchase.With the Samsung Galaxy S10 just a few weeks away from its release, you may already be wondering the best way to upgrade to the newest device. Gazelle makes it more affordable to switch phones by giving you cash in return for the device you'll no longer be using, and right now the site is offering an extra $20 on all trade-ins of devices valued at $200 or more. That means you can score a bonus of up to 10% towards your trade-in value with this offer, but this deal won't last forever.To get started, visit Gazelle's website and select the type of device you're looking to sell, whether that be an Android or iOS smartphone, a tablet, or a computer. A small selection of other devices can be sold to Gazelle too, though the site is mainly focused on those three categories. Once you've selected the type of device you're selling, Gazelle will ask about which model you own, whether it's attached to a carrier network, an...
Here's how to score a new Samsung Galaxy S9 for as low as $5 monthly
Sprint and Verizon are making it hard to say no with these two great offers.Looking for the latest deals on the Samsung Galaxy S9 device? You're in luck, as both Sprint and Verizon are offering some stellar deals right now which can help you secure the phone at a discount. Sprint customers can snag the device on an 18-month lease for only $5 monthly for instance, which is $28 less per month than it'd cost you otherwise. You must have approved credit and start a new line of service to get in on this deal. It even includes Galaxy Forever access which would let you upgrade to the newest Galaxy device anytime after your first 12 lease payments. Shipping is free.Meanwhile, Verizon customers have a much different deal to consider. Right now, you can get a free Samsung Galaxy S9 device with the purchase of another at full price! On the other hand, Verizon will also let you score $800 off the Note9 or S9+ devices with this deal. You are required to open a new line of service to save on t...
How to fix common Honor 8X issues, problems, and bugs
Every phone can bug out, so don't panic if your Honor 8X decides to do the same.Running into some issues with your Honor 8X? It's not unusual to have a hiccup or two even early on in your phone's life cycle. As good as the phone is, you'll want to know what to do if you encounter some of the more common issues plaguing it. We've laid it all out ahead, so grab your Honor 8X and let us help you fix it.Display colors seem off>Got your Honor 8X and the display looks a little off? It's probably nothing a quick color shift can't fix. In many cases, it may not be that the device is defective, but that the manufacturer decided that was the way a display should look. Thankfully, the Honor 8X allows you to customize the color temperature, display mode, and more to make it look more your style.Open your Settings app.Tap Display.Keep switching between Normal and Vivid modes to see what looks best to you.Adjust the color temperature to your liking. You can choose between Default,...
Interpreter Mode now available for Google Home and Smart Displays
There's a lot going on with the Google Assistant — let's break down the important stuff.In May 2016, we got our very first taste of the Google Assistant with the debut of Allo. The Assistant was a big draw to Allo at the time, with Google marketing it as a helpful bot that could make restaurant reservations, search the web, and more within your conversations.Since then, the Assistant has gained heaps of new features and expanded to smartphones, tablets, speakers, and more. Google's shown no interest in slowing down development for the Assistant, meaning that it's likely here for the long haul.Whether this is your first encounter with it or you just need a quick refresher, here's everything you need to know about the Google Assistant.The latest Google Assistant newsFebruary 14, 2019 — Interpreter Mode now available for Google Home and Smart DisplaysBack at CES in January, Google announced something called "Interpreter Mode" for the Google Assistant — a ...
How to set up the SteelSeries Stratus Duo with Fortnite on Android
In this guide, I'm going to run you through how to connect your SteelSeries Stratus Duo to an Android smartphone. It'll take but a few seconds, allowing you to get straight into a game.Products used in this guideAmazon: SteelSeries Stratus Duo ($60)How to connect the Stratus Duo to your phoneSlide the wireless mode switch on the controller to Bluetooth.Turn on the gamepad.On your *phone** launch settings and enable Bluetooth.Tap on SteelSeries Stratus Duo to connect the controller to the phone.After a few seconds, the controller should now be paired with the smartphone. It'll now be possible to fire up Fortnite and earn some kills. The controller will remember the last device it connected to via Bluetooth. To reset it, simply press the wireless pairing button on the rear of the gamepad.Equipment you'll needIn order to play Fortnite on your phone using the controller, you'll need to pick one up first. Luckily, you won't need anything else but your phone.Gaming con...
Pixel 3 gets Love Playmoji pack just in time for Valentine's Day
From specs, pricing, features, and more, here's the latest on the Pixel 3 and 3 XL.Following months of leak after leak, Google's officially taken the wraps off its Pixel 3 and 3 XL smartphones. The two handsets look exactly like what we saw in all the early photos and renders, and while the element of surprise may be gone, we've still got two impressive Android handsets to talk about.Without further ado, this is everything you need to know about the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL!The latest Pixel 3 newsFebruary 14, 2019 — Pixel 3 gets Love Playmoji pack just in time for Valentine's DayFollowing the release of the Childish Gambino Playmoji, Google's giving Pixel owners even more virtual friends to play with as part of the new Love Playmoji pack that's available as of today.The Love Playmoji pack includes a total of five new Playmoji, including interactive hearts, animated love notes, a champange glass couple, and more.You can check out the Love Playmoji now on all Pixe...
Fly in FPV mode with the Kolibri Hellfire HD Camera Drone at over 50% off
The Hellfire drone is suitable for pilots of all ages and now on sale at one of its best prices ever!B&H has Kolibri's Hellfire HD Camera Drone discounted to just $59.98 today. Though it's currently unavailable at Amazon, it has sold for $130 there consistently since last June and up to $180 before then; B&H was selling it for $100 before today's sale. Free expedited shipping is included with your purchase.The Hellfire Drone is equipped with an HD camera which records in 720p HD at 30fps. Using the Fly Kolibri app on your Android or iOS device, you can manage saved footage, edit or share it, and even view a live video feed while the drone is flying through the air. It's compatible with VR headsets for FPV mode, too! It features a 120-degree wide-angle lens to capture a stunning range in every shot, while its headless security mode helps make it easy to fly for pilots of any age. Its auto takeoff and landing functions, along with Altitude Hold, help to make flying much eas...
Thursday's best deals: gaming monitors, flash drives, Kindles, and more
On a daily basis there is no shortage of great deals to be had, but sometimes hunting them down can be a bit time consuming. Don't let that drag you down, though. We've rounded up some of our absolute favorites from today that you simply can't miss out on.Great for GamersDell S2719DGF 27-inch LED FreeSync monitorIf I was in a position to upgrade my monitor, this is the one I would get. Probably two of them. Once you add this to your cart, you'll see $35 come off automatically in the final price. The deal comes from Dell's official eBay store.$314.99 $350 $35 offSee at eBayIf you're a gamer or spend a lot of time in front of your computer and just want one all-around great monitor, this is it. The Dell 27-inch has 2K Quad HD 2560 x 1440 pixel resolution, a 1 ms response time, and a 155 Hz refresh rate. The connectivity options include two HDMI ports, one DisplayPort, and a USB hub with four USB 3.0 ports. It has viewing angles up to 170 degrees, along with AMD's FreeSync t...
Try out two free months of Audible to earn a $15 Prime Now promo credit
Discover a new side to the story with Audible.If you find it hard to make time to find a good book and start reading, maybe it's time to give Audible a try. With its myriad of audiobooks, you can start listening to the latest best-sellers while accomplishing what you need to get done otherwise too, from driving to work to making dinner or doing chores around the house. Though Audible normally costs $15 monthly, Amazon has a deal today that can score you two months of the service along with a $15 credit for your first Prime Now order absolutely free. This deal is exclusively available for Prime members only, so be sure to start a free trial of Amazon Prime beforehand if you're not already a member.You must be a new member at Audible to be eligible for this promotion. It's also important to note that the Prime Now credit you'll receive is valid only on orders totaling $35 or more and must be used on your first Prime Now purchase to work successfully. That should be easy to rack up,...
Use this promo code to snag a Tacklife Tire Inflator for only $10
I need these things looking PUMPED.Amazon is offering this 12V Tacklife Tire Inflator for $9.88, a $5 discount, when you use code ONLY400P during checkout.This features an electric cable that can plug in to your car's cigarette lighter, though there's also a pneumatic tube for manual inflation. It can be used on everything from car tires to bikes to sports balls. The inflator does all the work for you. Simply enter your desired PSI and turn it on. It'll shut off automatically when the ideal pressure is reached. There's a large backlit display that lets you see what you're doing, and there's a flashlight mode for emergencies too. Three nozzles are included for different tire types.I have an inflator similar to this and it's been a huge lifesaver for me. Whether my tires are low because of the cool winter temperatures or I have a flat and I just need enough air to get to a mechanic, it's really nice knowing that I'm covered if something happens. Every car in your household should...
Step into home automation with four Zoozee Mini Smart Plugs at just $8 each
Control with your phone or just your voice.Amazon has Zoozee's four-pack of Mini Smart Plugs on sale for just $31.97 when you enter promo code L6UFHKW6 during checkout. That'll save you $7 off the pack's current price there and snag you each plug for just $8 apiece.These smart plugs connect to the Wi-Fi in your home so you can begin controlling and scheduling them from anywhere using an iOS or Android smartphone or tablet. They're capable of being voice controlled too; if you have a device featuring the Google Assistant or Amazon Alexa, such as the Echo Dot, you can just ask for the plugs to be powered on or off. You won't need a hub for them either, unlike other smart plug options. Using the app, you can even track your energy usage and see what's consuming the most power in your home. Zoozee includes a 1-year warranty with your purchase.Customers have left reviews at Amazon for these smart plugs resulting in a rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars.See at Amazon...
Where to buy a replacement S Pen for the Galaxy Note 9
Best answer: You can buy a replacement S Pen directly from Samsung in blue or purple for $15, but third parties sell them for a bit cheaper and in more colors.Samsung: Galaxy Note 9 Replacement S Pen ($15)Can you just swap out your S Pen?If your S Pen goes missing or you've just decided you want to try a different color, there's no better place to buy something than directly from the source. You know you're getting exactly what you're paying for, and should something happen to go wrong, you only have to deal with one company to find a solution.Samsung has the S Pen available in blue (actually yellow?), black, purple, and brown for $15. Once you receive your S Pen, just slide it into the Note 9's receptacle to pair the two devices together.Be wary of cheap knockoffsAs with any product, there are bound to be third-party options available for cheaper that claim to work flawlessly, but don't be fooled too easily. The S Pen for the Galaxy Note 9 has more nuanced features than ...
Canceling PlayStation Vue? Here are some great alternatives
What to do when Vue won't do!For over two decades the name "PlayStation" has been synonymous with high-quality gaming. In fact, if you were to look at Sony's balance sheet, the company's widely popular video game brand is currently its top moneymaker. So back in 2015 when the Japanese consumer electronics firm decided to launch its TV streaming service under its cash cow's moniker, we knew without a doubt it would be a big deal.Jump back to current times and PlayStation Vue is now in the company of many other popular cable alternatives widely available to consumers and you've now come to the realization that you'd prefer to keep your relationship with PlayStation limited to gaming. But what options do you have if you've decided to break things off with PS Vue? Worry not! Like gravy on mashed potatoes, we've got you covered.Here are some of the best alternatives to PlayStation Vue.FuboTVIf you're all about sports, FuboTV is a great choice. As indicated by its name, the New...
Add smarts to your garage with the Momentum Niro controller on sale for $60
Press a button.Woot has the Momentum Niro Wi-Fi garage door opener controller on sale for $59.99. The same controller is $85 at Walmart and can be found at a higher price at other retailers. This deal is one of the lowest prices we've ever seen.You can also get the Momentum Aria motion-activated floodlight for $119.99. The next best price on this one anywhere is $150 at Home Depot.The garage door controller connects with the Momentum smartphone app and lets you open or close your garage door from anywhere at any time. You'll get a live video feed of your home in HD resolution using the built-in camera with 110-degree viewing angles, and you'll be able to zoom in, take pictures, or record important clips. It also has two-way audio so you can communicate with anyone nearby. The night vision lets you see what's going on 24 hours a day, and you can receive mobile alerts when the camera detects motion or sound. If you want to save video, the controller supports microSD cards up to12...
Call up your friends about this deal on the unlocked Moto X4 for $150
You've got to answer this call.There are plenty of budget smartphones, but it's hard to know which is truly worth the money. One fantastic choice is the Moto X4 device, and today you can pick one up unlocked at Amazon for just $149.99 in a variety of colors. That's the best deal we've ever seen on this phone. Considering it was already priced at a bargain, this is a killer offer for a reliable Android device. A 'Prime-exclusive' version of this phone that comes with pre-installed Amazon apps is currently priced at $140 on Amazon, which is the next best deal for it; earlier this year it was priced at close to $200 and last year was selling for as much as $350. B&H is matching the deal and Walmart has this phone on sale for $149 right now as well.This device is IP68 water-resistant and features a 5.2-inch full HD display with 12MP and 8MP dual rear cameras, along with a 16MP front-facing camera that even has a flash. It's compatible with all major US carriers and is equipped wi...
Aukey's braided nylon USB-C cables drop to just $2 each with this coupon
These USB-A to USB-C cables are built to last.For a limited time, Aukey's two-pack of USB-C cables drops to only $3.96 when you enter promo code 8FOD6SIC during checkout. This offer saves you over $5 off their normal price and makes each cable just $2.These USB-A to USB-C cables are each 6.6 feet long making them super useful for those inconvenient office outlets or if you, like me, use your phone while relaxing in bed and hate feeling the tug of the cable as you try to get comfy. They're compatible with Fast Charge and Quick Charge for devices that support it and feature a 5000+ bend lifespan thanks to their durable braided nylon design. As well as charging, the cables support data transfer at up to 480Mbps if you still hook your phone up to your computer at times.Aukey covers the cables with a 24-month warranty. Almost 100 Amazon customers give these cables an average review rating of 4.2 stars.See at Amazon...
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