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The Amazfit Band 5 Puts Alexa and Fitness on Your Wrist for $50

If all you need is basic fitness tracking, spending over $200 on a Fitbit Versa 3 might feel like overkill. That’s where the Amazfit Band 5, by Huami, comes in. It’s a basic fitness band with a pedometer, heart rate, and blood oxygen saturation monitors, and a dash of Alexa all for $50.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

The $130 LEGO Adidas ZX 8000 Collaboration Kicks are Official

LEGO has officially announced its partnership with Adidas Originals today for their collaborative redesign of the Adidas Originals ZX 8000 sneaker. The fun, retro shoes will be available globally for $130 on September 25 on the Adidas website and at select retailers, but there is a catch if you’re hoping to snag a pair.Read This Article on Review Geek...

How to Use Custom App Icons on Your iPhone and iPad

If you’re tired of seeing the same old app icons on your iPhone or iPad home screen, you can customize their look by creating new ones and “replacing” them. The trick is possible using Apple’s Shortcuts app, which allows you to use any image as an icon.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

Become 'The Mandalorian' and Bring the Child Home in LEGO Form

If you needed just one reason to subscribe to Disney+, then The Mandalorian has to be it. And sure, the name of the show suggests the Mandalorian is the star of the show, but we all know it’s actually Baby Yoda The Child. But what if you could bring The Child home? Soon you can, in LEGO form. The $79.99 LEGO Star Wars The Child is available for preorder...

Amazon's Sidewalk Will Take Your Smart Home Outdoors with Echo and Tile

Amazon’s ambitions to extend your smart home outside are starting to take off. While the company announced the Sidewalk initiative last year, we haven’t heard much more until now. Now Amazon says it’s getting closer to release and will expand the standard to Echo devices and Tile. The latter marks the first third-party company collaboration for Sidewalk.Read...

The OnePlus 8T (or at Least the Announcement) Is Coming on October 14th

The tock part of the OnePlus tick-tock release cycle is almost upon us. In less jargon-y terms: it’s time for the mid-year refresh of the company’s phone lineup. OnePlus released the 8 and 8 Pro back in April to lots of acclaim and complaints about rising prices. The OnePlus 8T will be announced October 14th, according to the OnePlus site.Read This...

How to Use the Apple Translate App on iPhone

Apple’s Translate app, introduced in iOS 14, allows iPhone users to quickly translate between languages using text or voice input. With speech output, support for a dozen languages, and a comprehensive built-in dictionary, it’s an essential tool for travelers. Here’s how to use it.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

Debug Your Local Applications Over the Internet with Ngrok Tunnels

Ngrok is a utility that assigns you a public URL and tunnels it to your localhost. This allows anyone outside of your network to use the public URL to easily access your local development environment.Read This Article on CloudSavvy IT ›

TikTok and WeChat Both Avoid an App Store Ban for Now

Last week the U.S. Department of Commerce announced a ban on both TikTok and WeChat that would remove both from all U.S. app stores starting Sunday, September 20. That date has passed, and both apps are still available for download. Both apps managed a reprieve, but it still remains to be seen how long that will last.Read This Article on Review Geek...

NBCUniversal's Peacock App Comes to Roku After Months of Playing Chicken

After threatening to remove 46 TV Everywhere channels from the Roku platform, NBCUniversal is finally getting what it wants. Roku will distribute the Peacock streaming app on its devices, alongside the 46 NBCU apps that had been on the chopping block just four days ago.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

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