Samsung Gear 360 price slashed in half, you can buy it for just $170 on Amazon

One of the coolest gadgets of 2016 was the Samsung Gear 360, a cute 360-degree camera with a round form and a fold-out tripod that worked with a smartphone, and Samsung’s Galaxy smartphones in particular.
It allowed users to capture 360 photographs and videos easily, and came with software that allowed basic editing and uploading of the clips to popular services like YouTube.
Nearly one year after its launch, the Gear 360 now sees its price slashed in half and you can get the camera for just $170, down from its original …


Deal: Samsung Gear S2 is nearly 50% off on Amazon, biggest discount to date

Although Samsung’s latest Tizen-powered smartwatch, the Gear S3 recently received a small price cut, it’s still quite expensive for those who couldn’t afford the wearable device in the first place.

The next valid option for customers who absolutely must own a Samsung smartwatch would be the Gear S2, which has been heavily discounted earlier this week.

Consumers in the United States can now purchase the Samsung Gear S2 for just $179.99 via Amazon, a 49% off of the full retail price. Also, free shipping is available within the US.

However, …

Kuo: Apple's Siri-powered smart speaker to be priced higher than the new Amazon Echo Show

As you probably know by now, Apple is rumored to be introducing its own smart speaker next month at WWDC. The latest word we have about this device is that Apple is putting the finishing touches on the product, which will feature a speaker made by Beats, and the Siri virtual personal assistant. Amazon, who created the category with the Amazon Echo back in 2015, has raised the bar with its introduction last week of the Amazon Echo Show. This model, which resembles an office intercom, comes with a 7-inch touchscreen display, and adds a 5MP camera. It also will be able to make phone calls between …

Check out SNL's hilarious ad for the Amazon Echo "Silver"; it's the smart speaker for the elderly

If you’re planning on buying your parents or grandparents a smart speaker like the Amazon Echo, you need to view this gut busting funny satire of the product that appeared on this weekend’s Saturday Night Live. Called the Amazon Echo “Silver,” this fake product is said to have been co-developed with AARP and is made for the elderly. Because of memory issues that arise with this generation, it is specially designed to respond to any name that sort of sounds like Alexa, including “Excedrin.”

The ad features a running gag about users’ loss of hearing, but there are also other funny …

LG G6 now sold unlocked at Amazon and B&H well below LG's price

In case you’re interested, the LG G6 is now being sold unlocked at Amazon and B&H Photo Video. It costs $630 at the former and $599 at the latter, so you should probably cheat on Amazon and go with B&H this time. The phone will be sold at Best Buy as well, so you can wait a little longer if you are so inclined. You are still getting a good deal for your money, though, as LG asks a cool $699 for the handset on its official website.

The LG G6 is compatible with CDMA and GSM networks, which means it will work with all US carriers. If you need more reasons to …

The Powerbeats3 wireless in-ear headphones are on sale at Amazon, down $60

Anyone on the lookout for a solid pair of wireless in-ears ought to be really happy today! Amazon dropped the $199 Powerbeats 3 down to $129, and you can even have them in different colors while you are at it. The yellow, blue, and white colors cost $129, while black and red go for $149.

The Powerbeats 3 are sporty earphones designed to resist sweat and stay attached to your hearing organs as you’re maxing out lunges. They connect to your phone or another device over Bluetooth and have an impressive battery life of up to 12 hours. No matter what you think of Beats, …

Sony's $199 Xperia L1 goes on sale at Amazon and B&H Photo

Sony has a new smartphone up for grabs in America – the Xperia L1. It’s a budget device with a $199 price tag that’s sold completely unlocked at Amazon and B&H Photo. The phone is compatible with GSM carriers, such as AT&T, T-Mobile, MetroPCS, and Cricket Wireless.

Unfortunately, the handset doesn’t strike us as particularly impressive for the price. It has a 5-inch 720p-resolution display and it’s powered by a quad-core MediaTek processor with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of storage. These features aren’t bad, but you can grab a Nexus 5X or look around for other …

Harman Kardon and Microsoft's Invoke smart speaker is coming too late to endanger Amazon

Not letting Amazon whisk all the attention away with the Echo Show, Harman Kardon formally announced the Invoke. This is a Microsoft Cortana-integrated smart speaker that’s not going to hit the market until Fall at the earliest. Being a HK product, the Invoke has a predictably pleasant look with a metal chassis, pretty much ready to fit any modern room. In the brand’s good name, Harmon is aiming for high quality sound as well. But we all know the acoustic properties of such a speaker are too constrained to deliver the kind of hi-fi audio that melts your soul.

The …

Amazon will provide Alexa voice calls to all Echo speaker owners

The newly unveiled Amazon Echo Show smart speaker has another interesting feature beside the very obvious touch screen. Namely, the device is capable of making voice calls to other Show owners. Luckily, this option isn’t exclusive to it. Amazon confirmed that calling and messaging will be added to the Echo and Echo Dot speakers, in addition to the Alexa apps for Android and iOS, with an upcoming update. However, only US users will get this opportunity.

After the update, you will be able to initiate voice calls with other Echo device owners or Alexa app users, provided …

Deal: Samsung Gear Fit2 on sale for just $129 (28% off) on Amazon

The one-year-old Gear Fit2 fitness band has its priced reduced one more time at Amazon. Samsung’s wearable device is usually selling for $179.99, but the US retailer offers a much better price for a limited time.

Customers in the United States can now order the Samsung Gear Fit2 for just $129, a $50.99 price cut that should make the fitness band more appealing. Even though it’s not the first time the Gear Fit2 is subject to a promotional offer at Amazon, it’s one of the best deals that you can get.

The Gear Fit2 can track step count, calories burned, heart …