Last year, Pandora rolled out Pandora Premium, a $10 per month on-demand subscription meant to provide a more direct alternative to services like Spotify and Apple Music. The radio-like nature of the service is still there, but if you feel like paying extra, you can get a lot more control over exactly what you’re listening to at any given time. Unfortunately for computer-bound users, the service was only available on the Pandora mobile app. Now that has changed as Pandora has rolled out Premium on the web, complete with all the features offered in the mobile apps. Pandora says that Premium on the web has been the number one feature requested by its users, who can start using the new features on the service’s website immediately. Now Premium features like Search and Play, which offers customized search based on your listening history, and My Music, which lets you easily collect and catalog your favorite albums and artists, are available in a larger format that the streaming … [Read more...] about No longer mobile-only, Pandora Premium features come to the web
You usually have to wait until after Thanksgiving for the best Black Friday deals, but Samsung is getting a head start with two new color variants for the Galaxy Note 10, and some exclusive trade-in deals. Starting from Thursday 21, you can grab a Galaxy Note 10 in aura red and aura pink, and a free pair of Galaxy Buds. Best of all, some smart trade-in and buying options can net you your Note 10 for as little as $99, saving you almost $900. Of course, there are some extensive caveats on those deals. Firstly, the new colors. The aura red and aura pink are only available in limited quantities in the U.S., and you’ll need to limit yourself to specific buying options to get them. At the time of writing, you can pick up the aura pink Note 10 when you buy unlocked or from T-Mobile. The aura red is even more exclusive, and you can currently only get it from T-Mobile. The heavy discount to $310 comes for all models, but there are some details to that as well. Specifically, it’s … [Read more...] about Samsung starts Black Friday early with new Note 10 colors and exclusive deals
If you sometimes suffer from dropped calls, bad lines, or missed call notifications when your smartphone never rang, you’re certainly not alone. Smartphone signal strength can be a fickle thing. The pursuit of cell phone bars, especially inside your home or office, can be incredibly frustrating. The signal bars on your smartphone are really only providing a rough guide to signal strength and different manufacturers have different measures, so the bars on one phone aren’t directly comparable to the bars on another. Your local network, your phone, your carrier, and various types of interference at your location combine to dictate your signal strength. What do you do if you can’t get a signal at all, or when your signal is patchy? We have a few suggestions for you here on how to improve your smartphone signal. Change your location We’ve all done the signal bar dance, trying to find that elusive sweet spot where the bars pop up. It’s common to have dead spots … [Read more...] about How to improve your smartphone signal
We’ve just spotted this Asus ZenBook S (UX391UA-XB81-R) 13.3-inch laptop deal online and it was too good of an opportunity to pass up. Coming in at $788, you’ll save on average $150 off its regular price, and $411 off its launch price. That’s a fairly comfortable 16% off at a minimum, and it’s not even Black Friday yet. The Asus ZenBook S UX391UA-XB81-R 13.3" Laptop is on sale now for $788.77 at amazon.com, that's $150 off its regular price (16%) View Deal Let’s be clear though this is an older model. It first debuted back late in 2018, and it’s certainly not aimed at the power user market. However, the Asus ZenBook S isn’t exactly a slouch either. It comes packing a quad core, eight thread Intel Core i7-8550U, capable of boosting all the way up to 4.0 GHz, a 256 GB M.2 SATA 3 SSD, 8 GB of LPDDR3 RAM, a fairly substantial 9 hour battery life, and a 1080p 300-nit brightness 13.3-inch slim bezel display. Use CaseIt really is … [Read more...] about The Asus ZenBook S Ultra Thin Laptop is on Sale at $150 Off!
Star Wars is a franchise that’s popular with children young and old. This Black Friday there are a lot of deals to be had on Star Wars toys, some deals that are likely to extend into Cyber Monday as well. From a Mr. Potato Head that bears a striking resemblance to Yoda to a Lego set that will allow you to build you’re own Millennium Falcon, here are some of our top picks for Star Wars too this holiday season: littleBits Star Wars Droid Inventor Kit – $80 The amateur inventor in your house will love LittleBits Star Wars Droid Inventor Kit. The kit allows kids (and adults) to build their own R2D2 using electronic blocks and then control their droid using a phone app. The finished droid is capable of playing 20 authentic sounds from the Star Wars movies and the app includes over 22 activities and missions so your creation is fun to play with long after you’re done building it. Sphero BB-9E App-Enabled Droid – $78 Expand your droid collection with the Sphero … [Read more...] about Star Wars gifts for everyone on your shopping list