How to Set Up Your Own Spotify Rival to Stream Music for Free

If you’re looking to get your music fix today, chances are you’ll open up a streaming service such as Spotify, or Apple Music. But despite the ubiquity of these apps, there are artists who maintain exclusivity on their work: Jay Z’s 4:44 is still not on Spotify, Beyoncé’s Lemonade is only on Tidal, and Adele’s 25 didn’t hit […]

Blizzard’s keeping the Battle.net name after all

It’s been nearly a year since Blizzard announced it was retiring the beloved Battle.net name—a fact you may or may not have noticed, as you’ve almost certainly kept calling it Battle.net this entire time anyway. Not only was the new “Blizzard App” nomenclature awkward and sterile sounding, but…well, people love Battle.net. So now it’s back. And for good reason. […]

LG teases V30’s software prowess: Floating Bar, Always On Display, and Face/Voice recognition

Just days after it revealed some hardware details for the upcoming V30 smartphone, LG has now shared some of the software-related information. In terms of UI, the device sports the South Korean company’s UX 6.0+. While we already know that the V30 doesn’t feature a secondary ‘ticker’ display (that was there in the V10 and V20), LG says the display has evolved to become […]

Why Google Just Canceled Its All-Hands Meeting About That Controversial Anti-Diversity Memo

Google CEO Sundar Pichai has canceled a town hall meeting scheduled Thursday, Aug. 10. The all-hands meeting, in which everyone is expected to show up, was called in light of a memo that caused a media firestorm over the past few days. The decision to drop the event was made after several employees voiced their […]

Samsung Launches Portable Speakers and Headsets in India, Expands Audio Portfolio

Samsung Scoop Wireless Speaker Samsung on Friday launched a range of audio products in India to expand its product portfolio in the country. The South Korean company launched three portable speakers, Level Box Slim, the Bottle and the Scoop, along with Level Active and the Rectangle headsets. The Samsung Level Box Slim has been priced by […]

Davis Vantage Vue wireless weather station review: The Cadillac of home weather stations is showing its age

Davis Instruments was putting accurate, near pro-grade weather stations in the hands of consumers for years before the personal weather station became a household gadget. Well, things have changed, and Davis is no longer the only worthy option. If you read my recent My AcuRite review, you know that Davis has strong competition. The Vantage Vue is the consumer-centric station from […]

Deal: HTC U Ultra for just £299.99 in UK

For those interested in the HTC U Ultra and based in the UK, today is your lucky day. Eglobalcentral is offering the Sapphire Blue version with 64 GB storage for half the price until the end of Wednesday. It can be yours for only £299.99 and the delivery is free (although is a bit slow and usually […]

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ get another discount

With flagship prices dropping, the Galaxy S8 duo was starting to feel a bit pricey. This isn’t much, but it’s something – if you go through eBay, you can save around $30. The Galaxy S8 is $550 on eBay and $575 on Samsung.com (not counting trade ins). The Galaxy S8+ is $640 on eBay, compared to $675 on the official site. Note that we’re talking about […]