Deal: Second-Gen Amazon Echo on sale for just $80 ($20 off) plus a $10 gift card

Smart speakers will probably turn out to be one of the most popular gifts this holiday season. And why not? Considering all of the things that they can do, such as turn on/off smart appliances, order a Lyft or Uber, update you on the latest sports, stock prices, news and weather, send texts, make calls, tell jokes and much more, this is quite a device for the connected household to own.

And pricing has never been lower. Consider that both the Amazon Echo Dot (the Echo model that looks like a hockey puck) and the Google Home Mini can both be had for $29.99. And now Newegg is offering the …


Google Daydream View (second-gen) hands-on

Quietly announced alongside Google’s other new devices that are slated to come out this holiday season, the company decided to upgrade its mobile VR headset after a year of first being introduced. Dubbed simply as the second-generation Google Daydream View, which will cost $99 when it’s released on October 17th, it features new changes that’ll hopefully deliver on more compelling mobile VR and AR experiences.

The biggest change we noticed is the addition of a pink colored version, supplementing the existing monotone colors we’ve seen before. Beyond that, they’ve added …