Quick show of hands, how many are you using a password manager? Right, that’s not going to work because this is a newsletter. If you aren’t using a password manager, you should be. Every site you hand your favorite password you use everywhere is probably going to get hacked sooner or later. Probably sooner than later. Unique complicated passwords for every site are the only way to stay safe, and a password manager makes that possible.
At Review Geek, one of our favorite password managers is 1Password. As long as you use the extension and download the apps, it works incredibly well—even on Android (which is a rarity). Why the extension on desktop, though? Well, the desktop app for Windows was frankly terrible. So terrible I uninstalled it after a day. Now that may have changed! 1Password released a new Windows app, and it looks much better now. Check it out in the top story.
After years of waiting, 1Password 8 is officially available for Windows 10 and Windows 11. The new app features an intuitive redesign, more secure code, dark mode support, new features, and several other improvements that customers have longed for. Read More »
Continued Conversation is one of Google Assistant’s best and most convenient features. When enabled, it lets Google intelligently listen for follow-up questions, creating a conversational dynamic that’s faster than repeatedly squawking “hey Google.” But over a week ago, Continued Conversation stopped working on the Pixel 6 and older models of Pixel phone—and there’s no fix. Read More »
Windows on ARM sucks, mainly because it lacks basic app support. Developers just aren’t interested in spending time on such a niche operating system, especially when the only platform to test Windows on ARM apps is a $1,000 Surface Pro X. But things may change soon thanks to the ECS LIVA Mini Box QC710, a new Snapdragon mini PC that costs just $219. Read More »
Roku recently announced one of its most affordable streaming players yet and it’ll be available exclusively at Walmart for Black Friday. So whether you’re looking for a new streaming device or want to turn an old TV into a smart device, the $15 Roku LE will be perfect when it hits shelves on Black Friday. Read More »
If you’ve ever wanted one of Joby’s flexible tripods, now’s the time to get one for free. Joby is running a Black Friday giveaway with opportunities to win a ton of free items, including GorillaPod kits, fanny packs, and coupons. The company is also launching GorillaPod Custom, a line of flexible tripods with swappable “GorillaFeet.” Read More »
Winter is coming, which means that drier air is too. Keep the air in your home (or even just a specific room, like your office or bedroom) at a comfortable level with this small yet powerful humidifier. It works fast to provide a satisfying cool mist that’ll help relieve your allergies, dry skin, snoring, and headaches. The invisible micro mist keeps moisture in the air and not on your belongings. It also runs quietly, under 21dB, so it’s perfect for using at night and it won’t wake you up. There’s even a soothing night light that you can easily toggle on or off as needed.
A powerful M1 Mac Mini for just $600? That’s right; Apple’s small and silent desktop is at its lowest-ever price on Amazon. You can now grab the 256GB model for just $600, or the 512GB Mac Mini for only $750. (You must begin the checkout process to unlock the full discount on these items.) Read More »
Buying a White Elephant gift can be a little scary. How on Earth are you meant to buy something for someone you know barely anything about? Well, with our help, you can get a white elephant gift that’s universally loved! Read More »