Nathan Landale

The Technology for The Next Generation

Month: November 2023

I tested the best Mint alternatives, and this is my new favorite budgeting app

Richard Drury/Getty Images ZDNET’s key takeaways I checked out Monarch Money, NerdWallet, Rocket Money, Quicken Simplifi, and YNAB, and Monarch Money, at $99 a year, is my top pick.   Pros: Easy to set up, and powerful tools for analyzing your…

GM wants you to know that it’s also unhappy with the slow pace of its EV business

General Motors is dealing with a lot right now: a slowing EV business, delays in battery manufacturing, a safety crisis with its robotaxi unit, Cruise, and financial headwinds from the monthslong autoworker strike. On top of it all, its stock…

Meta pauses Quest 3 Elite Battery Strap sales, reportedly due to a charging flaw

Meta has temporarily stopped selling the Elite Strap with Battery for the Quest 3, reportedly because of a firmware-related charging defect. The $130 accessory, which extends the standalone VR headset’s runtime by up to two hours while providing a counterweight…

Last Chance: The 19 best Cyber Monday Apple Watch deals you can still buy

Apple offers several band options that are included with their watches, some dependent on the model purchased. The most frequent band options, often included with new Apple watches, like the Series 9, are the Sport Band and Sport Loop, available…

Steam Deck LCD review (2023): Still one of the best handheld PCs

I legitimately feel bad for anyone who bought a Steam Deck right before Valve’s surprise reveal of the new and improved OLED model. The announcement came out of nowhere and the Steam Deck OLED is a better version of the…

The 75 best Black Friday gaming deals: PlayStation, Xbox, and more

There’s no better time to stock up on games and gaming accessories than Black Friday, and this year, we’re seeing sizable discounts on some of the biggest titles released this year — a year, need I remind you, that’s been…

The Dyson Airwrap is finally on sale for just $480 for Black Friday

Get the trending Dyson Airwrap styler for $120 off in this Black Friday deal.  Dyson/ZDNET If you’re chronically online or know anyone hair-obsessed, you already know that the Dyson Airwrap is the styling tool to beat, and it has been…

Top 10 Samsung Foldable Phones

Samsung is a top-rated electronic brand with a range of electric products such as Samsung foldable phones, Samsung Laptops, Samsung TVs, Samsung Phones, LCD and LED panels, and more. Lately, The launch of Samsung foldable phones became the best in 2023….

GameMaker ditches subscription model for indie developers

Starting today, GameMaker will be free to use for noncommercial, non-console projects, and the company is eliminating its indie / creator tier monthly subscription fee in favor of a one-time paid licensing fee of $99. Additionally, if you’re currently enrolled…

When will your phone get Android 14?

While Google may have officially released Android 14 at the start of October, there’s a good chance you’re still waiting for the update to arrive on your device. In recent years, the company has done its best to reduce the…