The super rugged CAT S31 goes on sale in the US for $330

Caterpillar, the company that makes dozer, excavators and … smartphones, is launching a new phone in the United States, the CAT S31. Originally announced early this year at CES (Consumers Electronics Show), the super rugged smartphone is now available for purchase in the US for $330 outright.

It surely is a high price for a middle-class smartphone, but the CAT S31 is a rugged device so you’ll get a very sturdy handset that can be even used in hazardous environments (within some limits).

Talking about specs, the CAT S31 is far from being impressive, as …


Deal: LG Watch Style is on sale for just $100 ($150 off) at B&H

One of the first Android Wear 2.0 smartwatches, the LG Watch Style is on sale once again for less than $100. If you missed the Black Friday deal that we’ve already reported about last month, B&H has enabled it again for a limited time.

That’s right, the LG Watch Style costs just $99.99, a $150 discount from the MSRP. Moreover, the smartwatch is not just a bargain, but it’s also a very good wearable device to own.

The only downside, if you care about these features, is the fact that LG didn’t include NFC (Near Field Communication) support and GPS on the …

Deal: Need a quality wireless speaker? Anker 25W SoundCore Pro is now on sale for $39.99 (60% off)!

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If you’re on the hunt for a solid wireless speaker, Anker’s latest deal might be just for you. The company’s SoundCore Pro model usually retails for $99.99, but right now, you can get for much cheaper. Amazon and Newegg Flash have both discounted the device by a whopping 60%, meaning that you can currently grab one …

Deal: 32GB Moto Z Play on sale for $259.99, save $75!

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Looking for a solid budget phone? If so, we might have found an excellent deal for you! The unlocked Moto Z Play is now selling for $259.99 at B&H. For comparison, the cheapest Amazon listing we were able to find quotes $334.90, so you’ll be saving almost $75 with B&H’s offer. 
Keep in mind that while this is the North American variant …

Action Launcher celebrates its 5th anniversary with release of new update and sale

The one man behind the Android app Action Launcher, Chris Lacy recently announced that his app is celebrating 5 years since birth. A very good reason to celebrate in style with a new update and the first sale since 2014.

Action Launcher v32 isn’t a major release, but it does come with a handful of new features and improvements that justifies its launch. For starters, all new installs of the app will now default to a Pixel Launcher 2 style appearance.

Also, some features like dock search box and Oreo style app shortcuts will no longer require the premium version …

Deal: Nokia Steel smartwatch is on sale for $104 (20% off) until December 20

Nokia Steel is one of those refined smartwatches that doesn’t cost a fortune. In fact, many times customers won’t have to pay more than $100/€100 for the hybrid smartwatch, even though its retail price is $130/€130.

If you don’t really want a smartwatch, you could very well make someone a fine gift. The Nokia Steel smartwatch is on sale again, so customers can get one for just $104/€104 (20% off).

The deal is available until December 20, but we don’t rule out another promotional offer after that date. Since the deal is the result of the collaboration between …

Black Ceramic version of the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 goes on sale

The all ceramic version of the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 won’t scratch as much as the standard model, which features an aluminum frame (and some ceramic as well). It also has just the right amount of heft to it. A version of the all ceramic Mi Mix 2 in white was released last month, and today the same model in black is being offered in China, priced at ¥4699. That is equivalent to $702 USD at current exchange rates.

While the original Mi Mix was more of a proof of concept, it did kick off the current so-called bezel-less phone era that has spawned handsets like the Samsung Galaxy S8, the Essential …

Second generation Amazon Echo and Echo Dot on sale again in time for holiday shopping

Miss Amazon’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals on the second generation Amazon Echo and Amazon Echo Dot smart speakers? We have some great news. Amazon will once again have both units on sale for the exact same pricing it offered the two smart speakers for during the recent shopping holidays. We’ve pointed out often that smart speakers will be found under many trees and inside many wrapped boxes for Christmas and Chanukah this year. With a dedicated speaker and a virtual assistant, smart speakers can come in handy, and they make a great gift.

For example, Alexa can help Amazon …

Deal: Need a great affordable phablet? LG V20, brand new and unlocked, is on sale for $270!

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Looking for a great phablet on a budget? If that’s the case, you’re in luck, as the price of the LG V20 just hit a new low on eBay. You can currently buy the device in Titan Gray for $269.99 on the e-commerce site. The cheapest Amazon listing we were able to locate quotes $319.99 for the popular 2016 phablet, so you’ll be saving $50 with this deal. 

The units sold by the eBay reseller are new and unlocked. They are compatible with GSM carriers like T-Mobile and AT&T, but won’t have LTE if you choose to get a SIM card from CDMA carriers …

Deal: Unlocked Moto E4 Plus is on sale for 43% off on Amazon

The budget-friendly Moto E4 Plus is cheaper than ever on Amazon. One of the many Black Friday deals ran by Amazon these days has Motorola’s entry-level smartphone discounted by exactly 43%.

If you’re looking for a decent Android smartphone that doesn’t cost more than $100, the Moto E4 Plus is a great choice. The unlocked model is now on sale on Amazon for just $102.50, so you’ll be saving $77.5 when you buy it.

The smartphone is fully compatible with all major carriers in the United States, including AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile. It’s also worth …