Cliff Gets the Stadia Bug
Covid-19 has affected all of our lives, so this week we sit down with Mark Beeston from Vioguard. Vioguard is using UV-C rays to de-grossify your phone and keys and everything else with the Cubby Plus. Then Cliff finally caved under the mountain of please-try stadia offers that were piling on top of him, so we’ve got his review of Google’s streaming game service.
Vioguard Cubby+ Sanitize Mobile Devices With UV-C Tech · Vioguard
Seven 'no log' VPN providers accused of leaking – yup, you guessed it – 1.2TB of user logs onto the internet (The Register)
Seven “no-log” VPNs were found to not only be logging user activity, but then they exposed 1.2 terabytes of those logs to the public internet.
BadPower Attack Can Trick Power Bricks into Starting a Fire (Gizmodo)
Great, so now hackers can melt your phone using the power brick.
LG Velvet 5G Smartphone Available In US Beginning July 22 (PR Newswire)
The LG Velvet is here in the US and here in the Benefit of the Doud labs as well. It's available on AT&T to start at $599
OnePlus Nord hands-on: Flagship hardware at a mid-range price
The OnePlus Nord is official, though not in the US, so just what the heck?
Motorola Edge - Android smartphone | motorola US
Motorola announced the Moto Edge, midrange version of the Moto Edge+ from earlier this year.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip adds 5G and Snapdragon 865+ for $1449 (Android Central)
Ahead of Unpacked, Samsung dropped the Galaxy Z Flip 5G with a Snapdragon 865+ processor and, well, 5G.
Asus ROG Phone 3 review: A gaming powerhouse for everyone (Android Authority)
Reviews for the ASUS ROG phone 3 have started to drop and it's pretty impressive.
Netflix is now available on Google’s Nest Hub and Nest Hub Max (The Verge)
You can now - FINALLY - watch Netflix on your Google or Nest branded smart screen. Suck it, Alexa.
New York Times to Buy Producer of ‘Serial’ Podcast (NewYork Times)
The New York Times has agreed to purchase the production company behind Serial and wow.
Floodlines is the podcast I referenced during the Serial story. It's a great podcast. Check it out!
Walmart will close stores on Thanksgiving, ending a Black Friday tradition that drew huge crowds (Business Insider)
Walmart will close all of its stores on Thanksgiving this year, instead of launching early Black Friday deals.