Deals: Google Nest WiFi Pro routers on sale from $159, Anker power stations, more
All of the best deals are now going live ahead of the weekend, with Google’s latest Nest WiFi Pro routers on sale from $159. That’s alongside Anker’s just-released PowerHouse 767 power station on sale for the first time at $200 off. Hit the jump for all that and more in the latest 9to5Toys Lunch Break.
December 27, 2022
Tuesday’s best deals: Nanoleaf Shapes Mini Triangles $50, eero Wi-Fi 6 systems from $97, more
Following the holidays and heading into the New Year, all of today’s best discounts are now live and are headlined by Nanoleaf’s Shapes Mini Triangles on sale for $50, which saves $70 and marks the first discount since August. Then, check out eero 6/+ and Pro 6/6E mesh Wi-Fi systems that are on sale from $97 as we head into the New Year. Also, power your smartphone or tablet with Spigen’s ArcStation Pro GaN Dual USB-C wall charger at $32. Hit the jump for all of the best Apple deals and more in the latest 9to5Toys Lunch Break.
Yale Smart Safe launches for $249 with optional Google Assistant, Siri, and Alexa control
In line with the company’s Google Assistant-connected delivery box for packages, Yale is now launching the Yale Smart Safe.
December 16, 2022
Google Voice now automatically switches between Wi-Fi and cellular
Google Voice rarely sees big updates that aren’t primarily enterprise-facing these days, but it is now getting “intelligent network switching” to improve call quality.
Stadia Controller on Steam: How to fix an unresponsive gamepad
With the fall of Stadia, Google made the right call and released a tool to unlock Stadia Controllers from their Wi-Fi binds, allowing them to connect with Bluetooth to various devices. If you’re a big Steam player, you may have noticed some issues with your Stadia Controller. This guide will take you through a couple of steps you can take to fix that issue.
Google Maps for Wear OS rolls out phoneless navigation on LTE watches [U]
As previously teased, Google Maps for Wear OS now supports turn-by-turn navigation without needing a paired phone for LTE watch owners.
Razer’s new Android gaming handheld will be available on January 26 for $399
Following its announcement last year, Razer has just announced that the Razer Edge gaming handheld will finally see its release date later this month.
Deals: Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 from $839, refreshed Google Wifi Mesh System $120, more
All of today’s best deals are going live for Thursday, with price cuts live on the fan-favorite Samsung Galazy Z Flip 4 foldable from $839. That’s alongside Google’s refreshed Wifi system at a $120 low, as well as Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 for $99. Hit the jump for all that and more in the latest 9to5Toys Lunch Break.
How to pair your Stadia controller to anything via Bluetooth
Recently, Google pushed a new tool that allows users to unlock their Stadia Controllers with Bluetooth. This guide will take you through getting your Stadia Controller set up in pairing mode, so you can start playing your favorite titles again.
SwitchBot joins the Matter standard with the SwitchBot Hub 2
The big shift for the majority of smart home brands this year will be the inclusion of the Matter standard in devices. With that, those devices are able to communicate with more ecosystems with ease. At CES, SwitchBot has unveiled the Hub 2, a bridge for SwitchBot Bluetooth devices to work with any ecosystem.
December 29, 2022
Samsung’s prev-gen. S20 FE unlocked smartphone falls to $249 in today’s best deals, more
As we continue to march toward 2023, it’s time to take a look at all of today’s best discounts that are now live. Leading the way is today’s deal on the previous-generation Samsung Galaxy S20 FE unlocked smartphone at $249 in Premium Renewed condition. Plus, we also found TP-Link’s Tapo 2K Assistant-enabled outdoor wired security camera at $30. Plus, the Garmin Swim 2 GPS smartwatch is great for tracking water-based workouts at $215. Then, head below for all of the best Android deals and more in the latest 9to5Toys Lunch Break.
December 30, 2022
Add Assistant-enabled RGB LED lighting to your home for $30 in today’s best deals, more
To close out both the year and week, we’re taking a look at all of today’s best deals that are now live. Headlining today’s best sales is a deal on the TP-Link Kasa Assistant-enabled Smart Wi-Fi LED RGB Lightstrip, which is on sale for $30, delivering one of the best prices that we’ve seen this year. Then, we found a 6-pack of Wi-Fi RGB LED light bulbs that also work with Assistant for $27. Continuing on, there’s a 30W dual USB-C/A charger which can power your mobile kit with ease at just $13. Then, keep reading for all of the best Android deals and more in the latest 9to5Toys Lunch Break.
Google Voice removes Smart Reply on Android and iOS
After introducing the feature last February, Google Voice for Android and iOS have removed Smart Reply suggestions that appeared at the bottom of messages.
December 28, 2022
Android Basics: 10 settings to immediately disable on your smartphone [Video]
Your smartphone knows a lot about you, and in some cases, too much. Certain features and settings are enabled on Android by default that we think you might want to disable them right now.
Amazon Luna is offering a two-month free trial following the death of Stadia
In the wake of the death of Google Stadia last week, the cloud gaming community is searching for new options. To help with that, Amazon Luna is conveniently offering an extended two-month free trial.
Deals: Google Nest Hub and speaker sale from $25, Motorola Edge/+ from $350, more
All of today’s best discounts are now live for Tuesday and headlined by Google Nest smart display and speaker deals from $25. Then we’re tracking a pair of price cuts on Motorola’s latest Edge and Edge+ smartphones, which return to Amazon all-time lows from $350. Hit the jump for all that and more in the latest 9to5Toys Lunch Break.