Influencers’ next frontier: their own live shopping channels

Carla Stevenné’s first live stream terrified her. As part of Amazon Live’s influencer beta group, she needed to find stuff to sell, and she needed to figure out how to fill her allotted hour. She had never tried to hawk products live before, let alone fill 60 minutes talking to herself and a camera. She … Read more Influencers’ next frontier: their own live shopping channels

Acer’s Chromebook Spin 513 is the first Chromebook with Snapdragon chips

Acer has announced its Chromebook Spin 513 and Chromebook Enterprise Spin 513. They’re the first Chrome OS devices powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 7c chips. The 513 will be available in North America in February 2021 starting at $399.99; the Enterprise Spin 513 is coming in March 2021 starting at $699.99. The Snapdragon 7c is an … Read more Acer’s Chromebook Spin 513 is the first Chromebook with Snapdragon chips

Spotify can’t explain why doesn’t support offline playback on Wear OS — and customers are angry

With the loss of Google Play Music and the lack of a YouTube Music client on Wear OS for now (but not WatchOS), it’s now hard to play music offline on your Google-powered smartwatch. Customers have taken to Spotify’s community forums to request for the addition of offline playback. Today, the company finally marked the … Read more Spotify can’t explain why doesn’t support offline playback on Wear OS — and customers are angry

Google launches free Stadia game demos to entice people into cloud gaming

Google is launching a series of Stadia game demos that are truly free to play. Starting today, existing or new Stadia users will be able to play demos of Pac-Man Mega Tunnel Battle, Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, and Hello Engineer. These will be available for a week and won’t require a Stadia Pro subscription … Read more Google launches free Stadia game demos to entice people into cloud gaming

Best Accessories for the Oculus Quest 2020

Best Accessories for the Oculus Quest Android Central 2020 The Oculus Quest is an excellent standalone headset. It plays immersive virtual reality titles without requiring a PC, phone, external sensors, or external wires. But just because the Oculus Quest comes with what you need to get started in the box, doesn’t mean there aren’t ways … Read more Best Accessories for the Oculus Quest 2020

Google Assistant Driving Mode appears to be coming to Android at last

The Google Assistant Driving mode that the company first announced in 2019 has started appearing on some Android devices, XDA-Developers reported. The UI looks somewhat different from what Google showed at its I/O developers conference last year. XDA says it first noticed something was coming about two weeks ago, when users reported seeing a new … Read more Google Assistant Driving Mode appears to be coming to Android at last

Jets vs Dolphins live stream: How to watch the week 6 NFL action anywhere

Thanks to several schedule changes in the NFL due to the Coronavirus, the week 6 matchup between the Jets and LA Rams got moved to November. Instead, this weekend will be the New York Jets vs Miami Dolphins. When you combine all the schedule changes with the loss of RB Le’Veon Bell, things won’t be … Read more Jets vs Dolphins live stream: How to watch the week 6 NFL action anywhere