DEAL: Save $70 Off a Google WiFi 3-Pack + Google Home Bundle

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Two of Google’s non-Android connected products that I personally have become a big fan of are heavily discounted right now when bundled at a variety of retailers. I’m talking about Google WiFi and Google Home, together with a $70 discount should you buy them right now. The deal is actually for a Google WiFi 3-pack that’ll cover your whole house and then some, non-mansion owners, along with a Google Home unit that now makes calls to friends, family, and businesses. I call them two of my favorites ...

Google is Going to Show You Video Previews Now in Search Results

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I don’t know that video previews were something I was ever looking for when performing Google searches, but they are coming and they could be cool. Google announced this afternoon that alongside the short text snippets you see for results, you may also find GIF-style previews of videos that autoplay and show you a bit of the fun before you tap through. To see this in action, check out the animated GIF below. If you’ve used YouTube at all recently then you’ll know how this works. ...

Trello App Update Brings Support for Launcher Shortcuts and Android O’s Notification Channels

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Following the announcement of Android O’s official launch date this morning (August 21), Trello has updated its app to support Android O and a few of its features. As noted in the app’s changelog, users will now have access to Android O’s Notification Channels, which grants better control of notifications. The update also includes support for the various icon layouts users can select from in Android O. If you missed it, app icon masking is native to Android now, so if you set your device to have ...

Square Enix has released Meshi Quest: Five-Star Kitchen

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Square Enix just released Meshi Quest: Five-Star Kitchen randomly on Android. It’s a restaurant management sim like Cooking Fever, but with more of an emphasis on crafting dishes. In total, there are a whopping 200 dishes to make, most of which are Japanese. You’ve got sushi, ramen, katsu curry, and yakitori alongside Chinese dishes and hamburgers. Cooking the dishes is much easier here than in real life though. You simply tap and drag to mix ingredients together and whip up some lovely grub. Meshi Quest: Five-Star Kitchen is a brand new restaurant ...

Star Wars: Force Arena just got 16 new iconic characters

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A major update has just launched for Star Wars: Force Arena, focusing on the events of the original trilogy. That includes new characters, weapons, and maps – all of which are available now, and themed on the classic films. In total, 16 new characters feature in the update, including fan favourites Yoda and Anakin Skywalker. Then there’s the new weapons like the Replica Attack and Droid Gunships. You can now play as Yoda in Star Wars: Force Arena The new maps, Felucia and Utapau, are available in both ...

DEAL: Because Headphone Jacks are Dying – AUKEY’s Wireless Earbuds are Just $16.99

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The Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 likely won’t have headphone jacks.  That’s going to make a whole bunch of people mad, but it also means that while being mad, you’ll still need some headphones to listen to as you sulk through your latest Dashboard Confessional playlist. Because you may not want to enter the wireless headphone world by emptying your bank account, you should entertain some cheaper options, like AUKEY’s newest wireless headphones that are just $16.99 right now ($8 off). These headphones are water ...

DEAL: LG Watch Style is Just $108 Right Now ($142 Off)

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I don’t know how long this deal with last, but you can get the LG Watch Style over at eBay for $107.99 at the moment. That $142 discount comes via coupon code that eBay is running on all sorts stuff. Yes, you read that right, this is a $250 Android Wear watch that has a $142 discount on it. Go get one. We reviewed the LG Watch Style back in February and weren’t loving it at that time, but that was mostly because of the $250 ...

Q&A, FAQ Section Rolling Out to Google Maps Listings

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There’s likely been a time when you’ve had a question concerning a place you were thinking about going to. For example, maybe you’re curious about outside seating at a local eatery or want to know about parking at a particular business. Well, Google Maps has a new feature this week, allowing you to ask these important questions with knowledgable users fielding them. The way it works is pretty simple. Simply find the place you have a question about inside of Google Maps, scroll down a bit until ...