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Where to buy a used PlayStation VR headset

VR is expensive. Buying used might be the solution. What to consider before buying a used VR headset Do you have everything that‘s required? Cleanliness Let‘s just get right to it: Buying a used VR headset is somewhat akin to buying a used pair of headphones. It‘s been tight against someone‘s face and they‘ve likely sweat into it with perhaps an eye goober or two has slipped into the mix. So, firstly, you need to

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Where to buy a used VR headset

VR is expensive. Buying used might be the solution. From the Samsung Gear VR up to the HTC Vive, you‘re not going to get a decent VR experience for cheap. The Gear VR starts around 100, if you‘re not sure about VR just yet, 100 is a lot to spend on trying something. Used VR headsets are popping up more and more as the technology continues to develop, but the selection is fairly limited for now. We know where you can get used heads

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Alphabet Q1 2018 earnings: 31 billion revenue leads to 7 billion income

First quarter sees strong double-digit growth overall, with advertising driving a bulk of the business. Alphabet, the parent company comprised of Google and various other subsidiaries, has just released its Q1 2018 earnings. The top-level numbers are strong: 31.1 billion in revenue, leading to 7 billion in operating income for the three months. Those numbers are increases of 26% and 22% over the previous year, respectively, and earnings per sh

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Amazon might sell an Alexa robot in 2019

Employees are said to begin testing the robot later this year. In just four short years, Amazon‘s turned Alexa into a household staple for millions of people across the world. The virtual assistant can already help users out with various questions and commands in its current form, but now it‘s reported that Amazon will be taking things a step further by creating an in-home robot. According to Bloomberg, Amazon‘s Lab 126 the

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Best Universal Car Mounts for 2018

Keep your phone safely in sight and secure with a car mount. When you‘re on the go, your phone is more than just a tool for keeping in touch. It‘s your road trip playlist and your GPS, too. For safety‘s sake, mounting your phone to your dashboard, windshield, or air vents is the best way to keep it in view while keeping your hands on the wheel and your eyes on the road. We‘ve gathered up a list of some excellent options

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Development of eSIM tech halted thanks to legal feud with Verizon and AT&T

The Justice Department‘s been conducting an investigation since February. Trying to switch carriers is a royal pain the butt, and it was recently discovered that Verizon and ATT are trying to make this process even more difficult. According to a report from The New York Times, the two carriers are under investigation by the U.S. Justice Department for working with GSMA to develop a technology that‘ll allow them to lock eSIMs to their

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Best lighting accessories for Android photography

Light up your life, or at least your selfies! Have you ever tried to shoot some video or photos with your Android phone in lower light, only to have them come out dark and blurry? Then when you turn on the flash, suddenly they‘re all over-exposed and washed out? An external light source is a great tool to keep in your pocket if you want to have more control over the amount of light that floods into your shots and depending on whether y

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How to transfer data from your old PlayStation 4 to your new one

Moving your saved games, trophies, and more is easy with PlayStation 4. So your PlayStation broke and you had to get a new one, or you‘ve taken the dive by upgrading to a PlayStation Pro. Regardless, all your hard work and save files are really important, and you probably want to keep them on your new device. Thankfully Sony has made this process pretty easy for the users to do themselves. This process will take some time, so the sooner

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Severe Weather and Android: Everything you need to know

Whether the weather you need to weather is coming by land or by sea, we‘re here to help you prepare for it. We‘re right in the thick of tornado season, and hurricane season is just days away. We can‘t know how severe this severe weather season will be, but we can be prepared, and in an uncertain world, luck favors the prepared. Your Android phone is a tool that helps you through most major events in your life, and severe weat

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The Best PlayStation Exclusives

Best Horror Best Adventure Best Action RPG Best Story Best Action Best Horror Hellblade: Senua‘s Sacrifice See at Amazon There is a reason that Hellblade: Senua‘s Sacrifice received so many nominations at the 2017 Game Awards. Ninja Theory put out a game that is nothing short of stunning. With stellar voice acting a motion captured performances it takes elements of Norse mythology and weaves a fantastic narrative exploring th

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No Trust Necessary [#acpodcast]

The power trio of Daniel Bader, Andrew Martonik, and Jerry Hildenbrand talk about ZTE being banned from using U.S.-based hardware or software in their products as a consequence of selling products into North Korea and Iran. Could this put an end to their smartphone business? Also, Google is set to announce ‘Chat‘, a messaging client intended to unify chat across all Android devices and eliminate the need for SMS in most situations.

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Every Galaxy S9 and S9+ Case We Could Find

We‘re sure you‘ll find a case you absolutely love! It‘s your choice whether to get a case for your Samsung Galaxy S9 or S9+. Some people hate to cover up the sleek design of a brand new phone with a hunk of ugly plastic - we get that. But there are so many cool cases out there that can be as thin as paper, clear as a window, or rugged and designed to survive the harshest conditions. Plus, you can show off your sports allegia

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These discounted Michelin windshield wipers will help you see clearly in the rain

Here comes the clarity. Amazon is running a big sale on a variety of Michelin windshield wipers today as part of its Gold Box deals of the day. There are a bunch of different sizes available in this sale, starting at 16 inches and going up to 28 inches. If you are in need of wipers for the front and back of your car, Amazon has a couple bundles with different sizes, making it even easier to grab the ones you need. Vehicles do take different s

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Best Chrome extensions to protect your online privacy and security

Use these Chrome extensions to stay safe and manage your privacy online. The internet has become more than just a fun tool and is now considered a necessity the same way electricity and indoor plumbing are. You can do without it, but you don‘t want to and your life will be a good bit more difficult. It‘s also filled with sites and scripts that are designed to harvest as much as your information as possible through malware. A Chrome

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Play an old school classic or pick something new in this one-day board game sale

Did you know you don‘t need a screen to have fun? Today‘s Amazon Gold Box deals of the day features a selection of board games all on sale. This is a huge list with a lot of options to choose from, so pick something for you and a friend or something for the whole family. Some of the games are cooperative and some are competitive. If you haven‘t played a board game in a while, you might be surprised about what the more advance

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Moto G6 Plus vs. Moto G5 Plus: Should you upgrade?

In case you missed it, Motorola just announced a handful of new low-cost devices for its wildly popular Moto G and Moto E series that finally look as nice as they perform, with rounded glass backings and dual cameras galore! The highest-end of all the phones announced was the Moto G6 Plus, which replaces last year‘s Moto G5 Plus in Motorola‘s powerful budget lineup. The G6 Plus isn‘t going to be available in the U.S. - states

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Grab a RAVPower wireless charger for as low as 9 today only

It‘s just so much easier. The RAVPower Qi wireless charging pad is down to 8.99 on Amazon. That‘s a drop from a regular 15 street price and one of the only direct deals we‘ve ever seen. This sale is part of Amazon‘s Gold Box deals of the day, so the price is temporary. You can also get this RAVPower wireless charging stand for 37.49. That is down from a street price of 50. The Qi wireless charging is compatible with b

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Is it best to buy the Galaxy S9 or wait for the Note 9?

The never-ending debate of buy vs. wait. Samsung makes some of the most popular smartphones on the planet, and as we usually see every year, the company‘s biggest competition is often itself. The Galaxy S9+ is a truly excellent phone and easily one of the best to come out so far in 2018. However, with Samsung likely announcing the Galaxy Note 9 in just a few short months, should you bother spending your money on an S9+ now or just wait

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Pete Lau says the OnePlus 6 will come with a glass back and ‘premium hand-feel‘

The OnePlus 6 will feature a glass back with a five-layered Nanotech coating. OnePlus served up a teaser over the weekend showcasing the back of the OnePlus 6, hinting at a possible ceramic or glass back. OnePlus CEO Pete Lau took to the company‘s forums earlier today to confirm that the phone will indeed feature a glass back. This isn‘t the first time OnePlus opted for a glass back, as the OnePlus X also used the same material.

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Sign up for Google‘s User Research program and help guide Android‘s future - Here‘s how!

Sign up for the Google User Research Experience. Google doesn‘t build Android in a vacuum (literally and figuratively). The company works with many people, including Android users like you, to add features, improve performance, and make the OS better, year after year. One way you can help is by signing up for the Google User Research Experience, which gives you access to unreleased products, services, and Android features before anyone

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Top 5 things I want to see in Fitbit‘s next smartwatch

Here‘s my wishlist for Versa 2 (or whatever Fitbit comes out with next). Following three years of trial and occasional error with the Surge and Ionic, Fitbit finally found its perfect smartwatch recipe this year with the Versa. Offering a clean design, mostly intuitive software, and an affordable price, the Versa gets much more right than in the areas it stumbles. However, those stumbles do occur, and while none of them are deal-breaker

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ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M1 preview: Finally a viable contender to the Redmi Note 5 Pro

ASUS‘ latest phone offers the same hardware as the Redmi Note 5 Pro, but you get a larger battery and pure Android. Xiaomi has consolidated its position in the Indian handset segment over the course of the last 12 months by rolling out a wave of budget phones that offered great value for money. The Redmi Note 5 Pro, for instance, is the first device in the world to be powered by the Snapdragon 636, and the 4000mAh battery easily delivers

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ASUS unveils the ZenFone Max Pro M1 in India with Snapdragon 636, 5000mAh battery, and Android 8.1 Oreo

ASUS is effectively undercutting Xiaomi in the budget segment with its latest phone. ASUS hasn‘t fared all that well in India last year, but the Taiwanese manufacturer is looking to change its fortunes with its latest phone. The ZenFone Max Pro M1 is an India-first device that is targeted at the budget segment - specifically against the Redmi Note 5 Pro. ASUS is offering similar specs as Xiaomi‘s budget phone in the form of a Snapd

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OnePlus India is giving away 6,000 tickets for Avengers: Infinity War

If you‘ve bought a OnePlus phone in India, you‘ll be able to get a complimentary ticket for Avengers: Infinity War. OnePlus India tied up with Disney last year to give away 10,000 tickets for Star Wars: The Last Jedi as a way of thanking its community, and the company is now doing the same for Avengers: Infinity War ahead of the launch of the OnePlus 6. OnePlus India has announced that it will give away 6,000 tickets for the upcomi

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