Skip to main content

Latest by Ed Oswald

comcast internet essentials expansion corporate portland or 2

Comcast rolls out ultra-cheap internet to millions of low-income Americans

Comcast has offered its Internet Essentials low-cost internet access program since 2012. However, Monday's announcement marks the single most significant expansion of the program yet: effective immediately, almost any low-income customer qualifies for low-cost service.
samsung galaxy buds

Amazon drops rare deal on Samsung Galaxy wireless earbuds with wireless charger

There are a few gadgets out there that never seem to go on sale, the Samsung Galaxy Buds wireless in-ear headphones among them. But Amazon has decided to offer a small discount on these great headphones, and you can save $10 for a limited time, as well as get free two-day shipping with Prime.
google pixel 3a review xl vs 3 right front

Amazon cuts $300 off the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, beating Prime Day deals

The unlocked Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL 64 GB were last on sale for Prime Day, with both marked down 29% from their regular retail prices. Well, Amazon just beat those outstanding prices with an even better deal, knocking up to 37% off of the prices of these phones -- the lowest prices we've seen yet.
T-Mobile 5G test

Locked 5G phones are one big reason to wait before you upgrade from 4G LTE

5G is here, and phone manufacturers and carrier partners are rushing to get the first 5G-capable phones to the market. But like many other things, being first isn’t always the best. Here’s why should wait to buy your first 5G phone, and why current phones are locked down to one carrier.
how electric cars will change car design mercedes benz f 015 feat

How and why electric vehicles will change the way cars look

While there are more electric cars on the road than ever before, they’re very much still a novelty. But as you may have noticed, EVs look different than traditional cars. What’s changing and why? With the help of some automotive experts, we’ve laid out several ways vehicle design is going to change.
segway electric scooter and more amazon prime day deals es2 lifestyle 03

Score a Segway electric scooter for its lowest price with this exclusive deal

For a limited time, tech retailer Wellbots is providing an exclusive discount for Digital Trends readers on both the Ninebot by Segway ES2 and ES4 scooters. All you need to do is enter our exclusive code at checkout to claim the savings. But hurry, this deal is only while supplies last.
the space gray apple magic trackpad 2 is down to its lowest price ever on amazon

The Apple Magic Trackpad 2 is down to its lowest price ever on Amazon

echo dot 2018 3rd generation

Amazon’s Prime Day Deal on the Echo Dot is the lowest price it has ever been

Don't need a screen and just want a basic Alexa device that has decent sound for an extra room? Amazon's Prime Day 2019 deal on the Echo Dot is a great option, now 56% off its typical price. Act quickly though: The Dot's about to sell out and limited supplies are available.
Amazon Echo Show 5

This is the best Echo deal before Prime Day ends: The Echo Show 5

You'd expect that Amazon devices would likely be the best deals on Prime Day, since they're manufactured by Amazon itself. With Prime Day 2019 ending within a matter of hours, you're best buy for Alexa-enabled devices is the Echo Show 5 — 44% off its normal price.
Apple watch series 3 features

Missed out on Amazon’s Prime Day Apple Watch deal? Walmart has you covered

Amazon's deal on the Apple Watch was pretty good, but it sold out within the first 24 hours of Prime Day. As an alternative, we'd suggest you shop Walmart, which has the Apple Watch Series 3 available for $80 off its normal price -- along with the convenience of free two-day shipping.
Amazon Echo Show 5 review

We found a Prime Day deal hack that gets you the Echo Show 5 for next to nothing

Even at $50 during Prime Day, the Echo Show 5 is a great deal. But our intrepid deal team has found a Prime Day hack that could snag you one of these devices for literally next to nothing, as long as you have the right Echo to trade in. This is a deal you don't want to miss!
neato d4 robot vacuum amazon prime day 2019 robotics

This Prime Day Lightning Deal on Neato’s D4 robot vacuum saves you 40%

Prime Day 2019 is already shaping up to be a banner year for sales on smart home products, and we're already finding great deals on many robot vacuums.  However, the deal we uncovered for Neato's D4 Robot Vacuum is time-limited and only while supplies last, so act fast.
samsung sport and garmin smartwatch deals amazon fathers day forerunner 235

Amazon’s Prime Day price on the Garmin Forerunner 235 is the best we’ve seen

We've covered deals on the Garmin Forerunner 235 on Amazon and elsewhere quite frequently, but Amazon's Prime Day deal by far beats any other price we've seen for this smartwatch, either new or used. You'll save 58% through Tuesday, putting the price below $140.
Microsoft Surface Headphones review

Amazon slices 46% off Microsoft Surface headphones for Prime Day

Microsoft's first attempt at noise-canceling headphones was a good start, however their $350 retail price is a little steep — and we'd recommend others at full price. Prime Day 2019 has the answer to that issue: A 46% price cut that's only good through Tuesday night, so act fast.
ossia cota wireless power outdoors camping at night full

Best Prime Day camping deals: Marmot, GoPro, and LifeStraw discounts

Prime Day 2019 is underway. While you may have spent your time looking for the latest tech gadgets at rock-bottom prices, did you know that Prime Day is actually one of the best opportunities to score deals on all kinds of camping gear? It's true, and we have them all right here.
razor ecosmart metro electric scooter amazon prime day deal

Amazon Prime Day drops deal on Razor EcoSmart Metro Electric Scooter

The Razor EcoSmart Metro Electric Scooter is easy to assemble, easy to ride, and with a Prime Day 2019 sale taking 46% off the normal price, much easier on the pocketbook. And with a 40-minute battery life and a top speed of 18mph, you'll get where you need to go in no time.
segway drift w1 2

Prime Day brings deep discounts on Segway scooters, hovershoes, and transporters

Segway's nearly decade of experience in manufacturing unique electric transportation options gives its parent company Ninebot a distinct advantage over its competitors, and it has come out with some pretty neat scooters and hoverboards as a result.
roomba ecovacs robot vacuum amazon prime day deals 2019 980

Amazon slashes prices on iRobot Roomba, Ecovacs Deebot for Prime Day 2019

If you've been holding off on buying a robot vacuum, today might be the day to buy one. Amazon's slashed prices on models from iRobot and Roomba for Prime Day 2019, as much as 39% off. In some cases, these are the best prices we've seen yet -- but you'll need to act soon.
An Ancestry shipment.

Save with Prime Day deals on DNA kits from Ancestry, 23andme, and Living DNA

While you might not expect it, Prime Day is actually a great time to order a DNA kit. Over the years, kits from various providers have been deeply discounted -- and this year's no exception. Prime Day 2019 features sales on kits from AncestryDNA, 23andMe, and Living DNA.
The Beats Studio3 wireless headphones.

Apple’s Back to School Beats headphones promo returns, now includes Studio 3

Apple's annual Back to School Beats promotion is back, allowing you to pick up a free pair of Beats headphones with the purchase of any iPad Air, iPad Pro, or Mac. You can also save up to $200 on hardware thanks to Apple's education discount program, making this a great deal.
amazon buys whole foods market

Celebrate Amazon Prime Day 2019 at Whole Foods Market with some great deals

Amazon-owned Whole Foods Market is offering special deals beginning July 10 and running through July 16, including daily specials, weeklong deals, and even a $10 Amazon credit to use during Prime Day if you spend $10 in-store or through Prime Now through next Tuesday.
what is prime now amazon day packages

Here’s how to shop Amazon’s Prime Day without paying for Prime itself

All those Prime Day deals got you a little jealous, but that $129 yearly commitment scaring you away? We've got a method for you to take advantage of the deals without ever having to pay for Prime. All it takes are a few brief moments of your time, and setting a reminder to cancel later.
best tiny houses

Will 5G fix America’s rural broadband woes? We asked the experts

Rural Americans are by far the most under-served population when it comes to broadband access. 3 in 10 Americans in these areas don't have access. Is 5G really the answer, or do we need to look elsewhere? We asked several experts to set the record straight on rural 5G.

REI 4th of July sale slashes prices on tents, sleeping bags, and hammocks

Outdoor retailer REI is offering big savings on a wide variety of outdoor gear now through July 4, with savings of up to 50% on dozens, if not hundreds, of items. All kinds of gear is on sale -- including clothing, tools, tents and more -- from popular brands like Teva, Patagonia, and The North Face.
Woman using a laptop next to a latte.

Amazon’s back-to-college store drops deals on refurbished items before Prime Day

Buying refurbished is a great way to save funds, and Amazon has a ton of deals on lightly used items. While there's hundreds of Amazon refurbished items on the site right now, we've found 20 items that we think both college students and parents might be interested in.
gopro hero5 black review hero 5 press

Amazon slashes $141 off the GoPro Hero 5 Black action camera

Can't shell out the $350 that the Hero 7 Black is currently selling for, but in the market for an action cam? Try out the Hero 5 Black instead. Right now, Amazon has a sale through third-party seller Deals R Us, which knocks 35% off the current retail price.
ossia cota wireless power outdoors camping at night full

Planning a camping trip? Stock up on camp gear with 25% off at Huckberry

It's camping season, so now's a good time as ever to make sure you've got everything you need. Today might be the best day to do it: we've just come across a big in-season sale at online outdoor retailer Huckberry -- which can be combined with current sale prices.
best deals electric scooters and skateboards e prime

The best deals on electric scooters and electric skateboards for your commute

Looking for an environmentally friendly way to get around, but want something more exciting than a bike? An electric scooter or an electric skateboard are great alternatives. They're more portable than even the smallest foldable bikes, and are great for shorter commutes and trips.
best electric bike deals walmart schwinn monroe lifestyle

The best folding ebike and electric bike deals for June 2019

Looking for a more environmentally friendly way to get around? An electric bike is a great way to do just that. While riding a bike is the option that's best for your fitness, who wants to arrive at work a sweaty mess? These are the best deals we found at Walmart this month.
Bose QuietComfort 35 II

Amazon drops prices on Bose and Plantronics wireless noise-canceling headphones

Earlier this week, Dell dropped the price of Bose's QuietComfort 35 II noise-canceling wireless headphones. Amazon has now matched Dell's price, dropping the price of its stock down to $299, $50 off its normal price of $349. They've also dropped the price on a great alternative.
Samsung Galaxy s10 hands-on

The Samsung Galaxy S10 smartphone gets a $100 price cut on Amazon

The Samsung Galaxy S10 sits right in the middle of the phone maker's 2019 lineup, between the budget Galaxy S10e and the top-of-the-line Galaxy S10 Plus. But despite its middle child status, the S10 is a great phone. And we've found a deal on an unlocked version on Amazon that will save you $100.
tp link deco deal amazon wifi

Amazon slashes the price on this TP-Link Whole Home Mesh Wi-Fi System

The best discounts are stackable ones, and we've found a great deal on the latest-generation TP-Link Deco Whole Home Mesh Wi-Fi System on Amazon right now that lets you do just that. Everyone can save up to $20 thanks to a coupon, but Amazon Prime Card holders can save even more.
Apple Watch Series 4

The Apple Watch Series 4 is still at its lowest price for Father’s Day

Sales are continuing on select Apple Watch at both Amazon and Walmart through Father's Day, including a deal on the 38mm Series 3 GPS that is one of the lowest prices we've seen yet, and the new and slightly larger 40mm Series 4.
Amazon Fire HD 10 review (2017) DT homepage

Father’s Day sale on iPad, Fire HD, Samsung Galaxy tablets saves you up to $80

Amazon's running great sales on tablets from a host of manufacturers, including iPads, Samsung Galaxy Tabs, and even its own Fire HD tablets right now through Father's Day. There's still time to purchase them in time for the big day, making them the perfect gift for dear old Dad.