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Corbin Davenport
Corbin Davenport

Corbin is a tech journalist and software developer based in Raleigh, North Carolina. He's also the host of the Tech Tales podcast, which explores the history of the technology industry. Follow him on Twitter at @corbindavenport.

Get the Galaxy Book Go for $299 today ($51 off)

Samsung released a whole bunch of Windows laptops earlier this year, including a model that uses Qualcomm's latest desktop Snapdragon chip. The Galaxy Book Go can't quite match the performance of the M1 MacBook Air and Pro, but the ARM-based design does give it better battery life and lower temperatures than many other Windows laptops....

This Lenovo Yoga 6 is a fantastic productivity laptop at $750 ($200 off)

Lenovo produces some of the best laptops around, and one of the company's more popular lineups is the 2-in-1 Yoga series. More recently, Lenovo has started selling Yoga laptops with either Intel or AMD processors, giving buyers more choice in what hardware they want. Now you can get one of the recent AMD-based Yoga laptops...

Amazon reveals its own smart TV lineup and an updated 4K Fire TV Stick

Last week, industry reports claimed that Amazon was working on its own brand of smart TVs for the United States, but details were unclear on how the TVs would be any different from existing Fire TV products. Amazon has now officially announced its new TVs, plus an updated Fire TV Stick built for cloud gaming....

Get the Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 for only $125 right now ($25 off)

Samsung released the Galaxy Buds 2 near the end of May, around the same time as the Galaxy Z Fold 3, Galaxy Z Flip 3, and Galaxy Watch 4. The earbuds offer active noise cancellation, a compact case, and limited water and dust protection, all for $149.99. There was already a $25 discount through Amazon-owned...

Renault’s new electric car has Android Automotive and Qualcomm hardware

Android Automotive was first announced back in 2017, but we still haven't seen it in many cars yet. While Android Auto is simply a projection from your phone that runs on top of the infotainment system in modern cars, Android Automotive is a full-blown replacement for the car's infotainment software. Some cars have adopted Android...

Lenovo’s HD webcam now on sale for just $28

Buying a webcam was nearly impossible throughout most of last year, and prices for some popular webcams are still inflated beyond pre-pandemic levels. Thankfully, prices have been slowly going down over the past few months, and now it's even possible to get a basic model for less than $30. The Lenovo Select FHD Webcam is...

TicWatch Pro 3 drops to its lowest price yet, and it will get Wear OS 3

Samsung just released the Galaxy Watch 4 with Wear OS 3.0, an updated software platform with the best features from Samsung's Tizen operating system and Wear OS 2. Google has confirmed a few existing Wear OS watches will eventually recieve the new update, and one of them is the Mobvoi TicWatch Pro 3 GPS. That...

Spider-Man: Miles Morales is now just $30 on PS4 and PS5

Marvel's Spider-Man by Insomniac Games is one of the best PlayStation-exclusive games, placing you in the role of Spider-Man in an open-world New York City. Insomiac Games and Sony followed it up with Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales last year, which was primarily designed for the PlayStation 5, but is also available for the older PS4....

Nexus Tools 5 is a super-quick ADB and Fastboot installer for Windows, Linux, Mac, and Chrome OS

ADB and Fastboot are two of the most important utilities when it comes to Android development or modding. It used to be a pain to install them without downloading the entire Android SDK, but ever since Google started publishing the SDK Platform Tools package separately, it's not too difficult to install ADB and related utilities...

Play the entire Mass Effect trilogy for only $40 ($20 off) on PS4/5 and Xbox

Mass Effect is one of the most influential (and fun!) sci-fi game series of all time, and most people agree the first three games are the best of the bunch. The original triology was remastered earlier this year and released as a single package, Mass Effect Legendary Edition. Now you can get Legendary Edition for...

Get Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart for just $60 right now ($10 off)

The PlayStation 5 doesn't have a massive library of exclusive games yet, but one of the best so far is Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart. It stars Ratchet and his sidekick Clank traveling through cross-dimensional worlds, using all the horsepower available from Sony's latest (but still difficult to buy) console. It's now on sale for...

Get the M1 MacBook Air for $850 ($150 off), or the M1 Mac Mini for $600 ($100 off)

Apple's latest Mac computers are some of the best desktop and laptops around for general productivity tasks and content creation, thanks to their fast (and battery-efficient) M1 chips. Now you can get either the current-gen MacBook Air or Mac Mini on sale, for $150 and $100 off their usual prices, respectively. The MacBook Air has...