Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals: Tech & Gadget Edition

This year Black Friday comes a little later in the month giving consumers less time to stock up on holiday gifts and benefit from the deals early. Though major companies like Amazon or Best Buy are already promoting deals before Thanksgiving there other companies kicking off their Black Friday deals on November 28th and 29th (the actual date). Similar to every year, below we have compiled a list of tech and gadget deals for Black Friday/ Cyber Monday from companies like Samsung to sites like Wellbots.

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HIVE 2018 “Reignite the Dream” Conference Recap

Last week I attended the HIVE “Reignite the Dream” conference in Austin, Texas. It was two days of learning about smart home technology, green home initiatives, and technology innovations that will be transforming the housing market of today and the future. I did not know that housing is the last industry in the country which is still building with 19th Century technology. Steve Johnson, author of “Where Did Good Ideas Come From” and Brian Gaudio, CEO of Module, explained this further in both their presentations. Continue Reading →

Samsung Announces Several New Cutting Edge Products At IFA 2018

Samsung had several announcements today at IFA 2018 in Berlin just one day before the conference begins. “Samsung is uniquely positioned to provide consumers with a full range of cutting-edge AI and IoT products and services based on our wide-ranging portfolio of TVs, displays, audio, home appliances and of course mobile devices,” said HS Kim, President and CEO of Consumer Electronics Division, Samsung Electronics. The below products just released at IFA 2018 prove just that. Continue Reading →

Samsung to Globally Launch Their New CJ79 Curved QLED Monitor at IFA 2018 

At CES 2018, Samsung previewed a few curved QLED displays to be released later in 2018. This week Samsung announced it will be launching its CJ79 curved QLED monitor worldwide with distribution to Europe first at IFA later this week. The new CJ79 (Model name: C34J791) 34-inch curved QLED display is the world’s first with Thunderbolt 3 and features a 3,440 x 1,440 quantum dot screen (including a 125 percent sRGB color gamut), a wide 21:9 aspect ratio and a four-millisecond response time. Continue Reading →

Final Installment of the CES 2018 Recaps: Samsung, Sony, Dell, HP and Lenovo Product Launches

CES 2018 was the largest show floor in CES’ 51 year history and they aren’t lying, everything was packed in Vegas with CES attendees. There was no place to hide! CES 2018 had more than 3,900 exhibitors showcasing innovative technologies that spanned more than 2.75 million net square feet of exhibit space across Las Vegas. Needless to say the tech geeks definitely took over CES 2018. Continue Reading →

Recap of the Eureka Park Marketplace at CES 2018

The Eureka Park Marketplace at the Sand’s Expo during CES gives startups the opportunity to showcase their product or concept in front of different audiences in the technology industry. When I walked into the Sand’s Expo I was blown away with how packed it was for the first day of CES 2018 but I had a mission, find Eureka Park Marketplace! Eureka Park Marketplace this year had more than 900 tech industry startups globally that participated at CES 2018. Attendees had access to more than 3,500 financial professionals, 7,000 members of the media, key investors and suppliers. Sponsors for the Eureka Park Marketplace place included: Arlington Economic Development, Avnet, Indiegogo, Samsung Next. Continue Reading →

AI CES 2018 Recap with Google Assistant, Alexa, Cortana and Samsung

This year we attended CES 2018 for the 5th consecutive time and it was massive! We have never seen it busier and more packed prior to this year. CES 2018 had more than 3,900 exhibitors showcased innovative technologies that spanned more than 2.75 million net square feet of exhibit space across Las Vegas the largest show floor in CES’ 51 year history. There were 860,732 tweets about CES 2018 and 450,554 uses of the #CES2018 hashtag. Continue Reading →

PRESS RELEASE: Sprint Keeps Pokémon GO Monster Hunters in the Game by Offering 50 Percent Off Mophie Portable Power Products

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Unprecedented game playing requires extended battery life; Save on select Power Packs and Juice Packs at Sprint Stores

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (BUSINESS WIRE), July 15, 2016 – Customers planning their Pokémon GO fun for the weekend can include a stop by Sprint (NYSE: S) stores in their hunting. To ensure that its customers are properly powered to play, Sprint is offering 50 percent off select Mophie portable power products at Sprint retail stores.1

From July 16 through July 23, the following accessories are included in this special offer:

  • Mophie Powerstation 2X (silver) – Original Price: $59.99; Sale Price $29.99
  • Mophie Powerstation 3X (aluminum) – Original Price: $79.99; Sale Price: $39.99
  • Mophie Powerstation 5X (silver) – Original Price: $129.99; Sale Price: $64.99
  • Mophie Powerstation 8X (silver) – Original Price: $149.99; Sale Price: $74.99
  • Mophie Power Reserve 1X (black, purple, rosegold) – Original Price: $34.99; Sale Price: $17.49
  • Mophie Juice Packs for iPhone 6, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone SE, Samsung Galaxy S6, Samsung Galaxy S7 and Samsung Galaxy S7edge – Original Price: $59.99 – $129.00; Sale Price: $29.99 – $64.99

Pokémon GO is the latest craze for mobile gamers and all Sprint stores are equipped with experts to help players of all levels master the game, along with charging stations. Stores that are close to existing game PokéStops will be luring more monsters for visitors to capture.

“Everyone at Sprint is excited to help customers and visitors begin or continue their monster hunting fully-charged,” said Roger Sole, Sprint chief marketing officer. “Our knowledgeable staff will help you download the game on your phone, explain how it’s played, locate PokéStops in the area and even provide a power up for your devices. Sprint is ready to help our customers join in the excitement or get to the next level.”

For the closest store locations visit www.sprint.com/stores.

About Sprint

Sprint (NYSE: S) is a communications services company that creates more and better ways to connect its customers to the things they care about most. Sprint served more than 58.8 million connections as of March 31, 2016, and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; leading no-contract brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. Sprint has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America for the past five years. You can learn more and visit Sprint at www.sprint.com or www.facebook.com/sprint and www.twitter.com/sprint.

1 Excludes sales tax. While supplies last.