[Update: Pixel 3a, too] Pixel 3a XL comes with a free $100 gift card on Amazon

Update 1: 2019/05/18 12:41pm PDT It turns out that Amazon is actually discounting all configurations of the Pixel 3a and 3a XL — it just doesn’t know how to organize and structure its links.
The Pixel 3a and 3a XL just went live on Amazon a few hours ago, but a pretty enticing promotion is already being offered. Buyers of the Just Black Pixel 3a XL can get a free $100 Amazon gift card, which is sure to be much more useful than the $100 in Google Store credit you’ll get from Google itself. Read More[Update:…

[Update: Pixel 3a, too] Pixel 3a XL comes with a free $100 gift card on Amazon

Fox’s new ‘evil Alexa’ miniseries proves the Golden Age of TV is dead

Well, it was nice while it lasted. 
For a while there, we really had something, didn’t we? What with Game of Thrones, Breaking Bad, and even the more recent additions of Black Mirror and Star Trek: Discovery, it was starting to look like the Golden Age of TV was here to stay. 
The trailer for Fox’s new “event series,” neXt, disabuses us of that tragically naive notion. The premise of the show? A barely disguised Alexa — dubbed “Iliza” — apparently becomes self-aware and starts wrecking havoc. 
“The fate of the world hanging on a bunch of nerds, most of whom didn’t get laid…

Fox’s new ‘evil Alexa’ miniseries proves the Golden Age of TV is dead

Grab a 50W USB-C charger from Anker for just $22 on Amazon

Anker had a Gold Box sale on Amazon yesterday with a variety of charging equipment being discounted, but an eagle-eyed commenter spotted an arguably better deal on another charger by Anker — a 50W USB-C charger for the princely sum of $22.
To avail this deal, clip the $3 coupon visible on the product’s Amazon listing.
The charger, called the Powerport II, offers up to 30W of power output through USB-C PD and 19.5W through USB-A using Anker’s PowerIQ 2.0 quick charging tech. Read MoreGrab a 50W USB-C charger from Anker for just $22 on Amazon was written by the awesome team at…

Grab a 50W USB-C charger from Anker for just $22 on Amazon

Twitch streamers can soundtrack shows with Anjunabeats’ dance tunes

Twitch streamers don't have great options for legal music — if they're not willing to pay for licenses, they typically have to either rely on free-to-use fare or accept that parts of their on-demand video will be muted. They'll have a better option… …

10 Paw-Some Mother’s Day Gifts For Cat Moms

Cat moms take care of their kitties all year long, and they deserve a special day in their honor. If you haven’t done your Mother’s Day shopping yet, there’s still time to get a gift your cat mom will appreciate. Here are ten gifts for cat moms that you can buy in time for Mother’s Day.
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10 Paw-Some Mother’s Day Gifts For Cat Moms

Джефф Безос объявил о планах покорения Луны

Два часа назад в переполненной аудитории в паре кварталов от Белого дома глава Amazon выступил перед журналистами, чиновниками, руководителями компаний и группой восхищенных школьников, чтобы рассказать детали своего плана о возвращении людей на Луну к 2024 году. Безос хочет покорить поверхность спутника – и создать все условия для того, чтобы мы могли на нём остаться. Год назад он уже объявлял о планах колонизации Луны, теперь – у него есть ракеты, у него есть посадочный модуль, у него есть четкая дата, и всё наконец переходит в активную фазу. Читать дальше → …

Джефф Безос объявил о планах покорения Луны

Lost Sock Memorial Day: 7 Cat-Themed Socks To Replace The Ones You Lost

In honor of Lost Socks Memorial Day, which takes place on May 9th each year, here are seven snappy and fun pairs of cat-themed socks you can add to your collection and replenish your supply.
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Lost Sock Memorial Day: 7 Cat-Themed Socks To Replace The Ones You Lost

Cats And Catnip: What You Should Know

If you’ve ever seen your furry friend playing with it, you already know that catnip isn’t just a clever name. The plant’s effects on cats have been known for centuries, but there’s plenty to this feel-good herb that you might not know.
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Cats And Catnip: What You Should Know

Avengers: Endgame, Dark Matter, and a Fake Bear Not Named Ron: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

It’s nearly May, and you know what that means: Game of Thrones will be ending, Divination Bot will soon return to haunt your sleep with machine-generated nightmares, and the weather will be much less depressing.Read more……

Avengers: Endgame, Dark Matter, and a Fake Bear Not Named Ron: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

Cat Accessories: 7 Essentials That Every Cat Owner Should Have

There are certain products that no cat owner should go without. Whether you’re new to cat ownership or an experienced feline parent, you’ll need to stock up on a few cat accessories for your kitty’s benefit–and your own!
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Cat Accessories: 7 Essentials That Every Cat Owner Should Have

Amazon’s Oil Addiction, Black Holes, and Tiny Ancient Humans: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

Wow, it’s finally here: The last season of HBO’s Game of Thrones premieres tonight. In a matter of mere minutes, viewers will have the chance to re-experience the magical world of Westeros, spending a final few episodes in the company of fan favorites like Dragon Owner, The Explosion Doer, Grizzled Conscience Man, …Read more……

Amazon’s Oil Addiction, Black Holes, and Tiny Ancient Humans: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

Cat Treats: Your Guide To Getting The Right Kitty Snacks

There are so many cat treats out there on the market. How do you choose which ones to get for your favorite feline? CatTime has you covered with some of our kitties’ favorites! Here’s our guide to seven cat treats that will have your kitty purring their praises.
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Cat Treats: Your Guide To Getting The Right Kitty Snacks

Moto X4 with Alexa is currently just $130 ($80 off) on Amazon

Keeping a spare smartphone around the house can be a wise move. When a family member loses their phone, you have a decent alternative ready, because no one wants to use your five-year-old Galaxy. You also don’t have to rush to buy an expensive replacement, but can wait for a good deal to present itself. The Moto X4 makes an excellent spare phone, and at just $130 ($10 below the $140 it had previously dropped to), it won’t cost you too much. Read MoreMoto X4 with Alexa is currently just $130 ($80 off) on Amazon was written by the awesome team…

Moto X4 with Alexa is currently just $130 ($80 off) on Amazon

Amazon’s Fire Stick TV 4K supports Miracast screen mirroring

With its latest update, Amazon has brought a blast from the past to its modestly-priced Fire TV Stick 4K. The $50 streaming stick now supports Miracast, letting you mirror programs to supported smartphones, tablets and PCs as if they were attached di… …

Samsung expects quarterly profit to plummet 60 percent compared to a year ago

Things are not going well in Samsung-land.
Ahead of its earnings report later this month, the South Korean electronics giant shared earnings guidance for operating profit in the first quarter of 2019 — and it doesn’t look good.
Samsung says it expects operating profit for the quarter to total 6.2 trillion Korean won ($5.5 billion) — a 60 percent drop compared to the 15.64 trillion won ($13.75 billion) profit it raked in during the same period in 2018.
SEE ALSO: Samsung Galaxy S10 5G could hit stores next month
Samsung says a number of reasons contributed to its reduced profit, including decreased demand for memory…

Samsung expects quarterly profit to plummet 60 percent compared to a year ago