These paid Android icon packs are free for a limited time, grab them while you can!

If you love to customize your Android phone, you might be pleased to hear that several icon packs that are usually paid are now available for free on Google Play. Typically, the price of these icon packs is $1 or more, but now it’s possible to download them free of charge.

This assortment should give you some ideas for your next custom home screen masterpiece, just make sure you pick a nice wallpaper to match. Keep in mind that the freebie period on some of these ends soon, so act swiftly!

You can get a preview of each icon pack in the gallery above. The …


If your Pixel 2 is delayed, Google may send you a free Live Case


Some of the folks who’ve ordered a Pixel 2 smartphone
from Google Store are now receiving official word about shipping delays of up
to a month. Fortunately, Google is sending out emails informing customers that,
if their phone is delayed, they’ll get a free Live Case (at least in the US). It looks
like these long delays mostly involve the white variant of the Pixel 2.

 

Normally sold starting at $40, a Live Case is a cool
way to protect and personalize your Pixel, as you can use pretty much any photo
you want to customize its back (or you can select one of the artsy images
prepared by …

Deal: Pre-order the Samsung Gear Sport smartwatch and get 6 months of Spotify Premium for free

Samsung Gear Sport is already available for pre-order in the United States, but that’s not the only good thing about the smartwatch. It appears that Samsung if offers some freebies to those who pre-order its wearable device.

First off, it’s worth mentioning the Gear Sport is the first smartwatch to run Tizen 3.0 OS. In the United States, the smartwatch is available for pre-order for $300 or $50 per month with Samsung Financing (no interest if paid in full within 6 months).

However, for a limited time, those who pre-order the Samsung Gear Sport will also receive …

Here's 10 paid Android icon packs that have gone free for a limited time, grab them while you can

If you’ve been following our various columns on Android customization, then you should know by now that we have a soft sport for custom icon packs around here. And how couldn’t we? Applying a custom icon set is like giving your home screen a fresh coat of paint and is among the basic rights of every Android user out there!

There’s no such thing as having too many icon packs and don’t you believe anyone who tells you the opposite! Joking aside, this week we’ve got 10 Android icon packs that have gone free for a limited time!

As usual, you can easily preview …

Pixel, Pixel XL owners have unlimited free storage of original photos and videos for life


When the Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL models rolled out last year, Google promised owners of the two devices unlimited free storage of original quality photos and videos in Google Photo. No expiration date was ever mentioned. So when the word came from Mountain View that Google Pixel 2 and Google Pixel 2 XL owners will get the same treatment of their photos and videos, but only through the end of 2020, beads of sweat started to drip off owners of the first-gen models. Would their unlimited storage of original quality photos and videos also expire after three more years?

According …

Man gets T-Mobile tattoo, receives a free iPhone 8

Ah, the crazy things people would do nowadays for either social media recognition or some free stuff. Combine both and you just strengthen their resolve.

Back on the 6th of October, one Philip Harrison tweeted that he’d happily tattoo the T Mobile logo on a visible place of his body in exchange for an iPhone 8. The tweet does address T-Mo’s CEO John Legere, who is quite active on the social media and was quick to reply – deal!

On the 8th of October, Mr. Harrison was all inked up and proudly flaunted the magenta T, permanently stamped on his forearm. John Legere was quick to act and …

Deal: Buy 2 LG V30s from T-Mobile and save $500 (or get a free LG G6, or V20)


Available at T-Mobile starting today, the LG V30 is one of
the carrier’s most expensive Android smartphones, costing $800 outright (or $80
upfront and $30 per month for 24 months). Fortunately, if you need to buy two
V30 handsets, for a limited time, T-Mobile will let you save $500.

 

To take advantage of T-Mobile’s new deal, both LG V30 phones
must be bought on a 24-month equipment installment plan, with at least one new line
activation. After all requirements are met, you’ll receive a $500 rebate via Prepaid
MasterCard Card.

 

If you don’t want to save $500 on two V30 handsets, …

These paid iOS apps are free for a limited time

Ah! There aren’t many things better in life than rummaging through some paid apps that are available for free. Today, we have several iOS apps that would normally have you dipping into your wallet to pay for. However, for a limited time only, you can pick up these apps for free. That’s right, all you need to do is decide which apps you want and install them on your iOS device. No fuss, no muss.

There are some interesting apps to choose from including one that brings you a selection of live wallpaper, and another app that features eight “pocket tools” that might come in handy. Another app …

Bose SoundSport Free wireless headphones go on sale for $250, ship in 2 to 3 weeks

Bose’s AirPods killer, the SoundSport Free headphones are finally available for purchase in the United States. The wireless earbuds can be had for $250, but they will ship in 2 to 3 weeks. If you haven’t yet placed your pre-order and decided to wait until they hit the shelves, then you’ll have to wait some more since Bose seems to have trouble fulfilling all orders.

The SoundSport Free wireless headphones come in two color variations: Black and Midnight Blue. Both cost the same ($250), but the blue ones haven’t yet made it to the store yet. According to Bose, …

These paid Android icon packs are free for a limited time, grab them while you can!

If you love to customize your Android phone, you might be pleased to hear that several icon packs that are usually paid are now available for free on Google Play. Typically, the price of these icon packs is $1 or more, but now it’s possible to download them free of charge.

This assortment should give you some ideas for your next custom home screen masterpiece, just make sure you pick a nice wallpaper to match. Keep in mind that the freebie period on some of these ends soon, so act swiftly!

You can get a preview of each icon pack in the gallery above. The …