Best Deals on This Friday Afternoon: $100 Off Pixel 2, $500 Off Sony 55″ 4K TV, $100 Off UE Megaboom

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It’s Friday, so how does a big dump of tech deals sound? Below, we’ve gathered up some of the better deals you’ll find as we head into the weekend. As of right now, we’ve got big discounts on Sony Android TVs at Best Buy, typical $100 discounts on the Galaxy S8 line, $100 off UE’s Megaboom speaker, good deals on Samsung’s best microSD cards, and that still-running $9.99 deal for the SmartThings Link for NVIDIA SHIELD. Feel free to drop any others in the comments if ...

Bixby 2.0 Might Show Up Next Week

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Samsung is hosting its developer conference in San Francisco next week and it may act as the showcase for Bixby 2.0, according to a report from the Korea Herald. The report also suggests that Samsung already put someone new in charge of the smartphone assistant because of a “lackluster” response to it so far. Chung Eui-suk is now the head of Samsung’s service intelligence group and in charge of further developing Bixby. Chung has been with Samsung for a bit and has previously worked in research ...

DEAL: Samsung Discounts Wireless Chargers, Gear 360, Gear VR, and More

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When you think about tech accessory deals, I think it’s safe to say that most of us run to Amazon or Best Buy to check prices first. For years, those two have had some of the better deal round-ups on the stuff we love. But let’s not forget that Samsung’s own website often hosts their own deals that give you ever better prices. Outside of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy Note 8 deals we highlight, some of their accessory prices are about the best you’ll ...

Google’s Camera App With Working HDR+ Gets Ported to Galaxy S8, Others

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The camera in the Google Pixel and Pixel XL is often referenced as being one of the best in all of smartphones. Part of that is because of the hardware that Google uses, but a good chunk of the excellence comes from the Google Camera app and its HDR+ capabilities. You see, a number of phones use the same camera module that the Pixel phones have (like the Blackberry KEYone), but it’s Google’s extra software butter than bring out the magic. Up until now, the Google ...

Google’s Daydream is Now Available for the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+

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Google announced back at Google I/O that the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ would soon be Daydream-supported phones. Over the past few weeks, we’ve seen Samsung’s new flagships receive updates with changelogs that hinted at that happening any moment, including just last week with Verizon. Still, no official word has creeped out from Google or Samsung on timing, but this afternoon, all of the needed Daydream apps on Google Play went live for the S8 and S8+. I started paying attention to the change this morning ...

DEAL: Google Daydream View VR Headset Drops to $59 ($20 Off)

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Google’s Daydream View VR headset is currently discounted by $20 at Best Buy, leaving the price at just $59.00. While the device works with only a few devices at the moment, it’ll soon work the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, opening it up to a whole bunch of users. Before Samsung made its latest Gear VR unit with a controller, Google was first out of the gate with a little pointer remote that allowed you to find a more immersive VR experience from your phone. This ...

DEAL: US Unlocked Galaxy S8, S8+ Listed at $150 Off on Amazon

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For a limited time, anyone looking to grab a US unlocked Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+, which just so happened to get updated this week, can do so for $150 over on Amazon. At $150 off, the Galaxy S8 price drops to $575 and the S8+ price drops to $675. While it’s always tempting to hold out and wait to see what’s around the corner, if you’ve been on the fence about the S8 or S8+, just go for it. You won’t be unhappy. With a gorgeous ...

DEAL: Best Buy and Samsung Hosting $300-Off Galaxy S8 and S8+ Deals to Launch Coral Blue

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July 21 is here and that means both Best Buy and Samsung are hosting mega discounts on the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ to celebrate the launch of the Coral Blue version in the US. Both are offering up at least $150 off, but you’ll also find carrier models discounted up to $300 at Best Buy. The deals look like this for now: Samsung is giving everyone $150 off both carrier models and unlocked models. However, if you want up to $300, they’ll give you extra ...