Why doesn’t my Fitbit sync? Device app sync issues explained

I’ve had major issues trying to sync my portable Fitbit Charge 2 with my phone over the past month. Since I updated its software about a month ago, its battery life has dropped and I still need to reconnect it. What is happening? – Matt, Bedale You’re not alone – many Fitbit users have faced syncing issues since the company …

FOREO LUNA 3 facial cleanser and massage device

Skincare has become a priority for many in recent years thanks to the evolution towards wellness and natural beauty, but the rise of technology has a lot to explain as well. Swedish brand FOREO combines the two with its Instagram-enabled LUNA devices endorsed by celebrities and influencer fans. Its latest release, the LUNA 3, takes smart skin care to a …

Thousands of Linksys routers have disclosed detailed device connection records

If you were looking for more proof that all of your connected devices were there for you, look no further than New report from Bad Packets research director Troy Mursch, which revealed last week that dozens of Linksys Smart Wi-Fi routers are leaking full records of all devices that have ever connected to them. Some of the information that can …

Skype for Linux Alpha from Microsoft gets device settings and a system tray icon

When Microsoft announced the new Skype for Linux Alpha, it made a commitment to update this client every two weeks. Microsoft has kept its promise and Skype for Linux Alpha has already seen some notable updates. What’s new in Skype 1.2 If you are using Skype for Linux Alpha, you will see some interesting improvements. Skype adds a software repository …

RoomMe can adjust the settings of the Smart Home device as you like

LAS VEGAS — From toilets to mattresses, there’s no shortage of smart home devices that will debut at CES 2019. But of all the flashy and expensive new gadgets, an inexpensive sensor called RoomMe may offer the fastest route to complete home automation. With RoomMe, you can create personalized home automation profiles for each person in your home. Simply walk …

Google is looking for ideas to improve Pixel device settings

Yesterday, Google’s internal team responsible for the Pixel software, device settings and configuration took to Reddit to collect the biggest complaints from Android users regarding daily use of the flagship smartphone. The answers are understandably broad and thoughtful, covering everything from Bluetooth volume settings to Google Home integration to renewed calls for a dark, system-wide theme, something the company dismissed …

Automatically change Android device settings with AUTOSET

AUTOSET is a cool $ 2 app that allows you to change your Android device’s settings when you run an app, when an event occurs, on a particular schedule, etc. It opens up all kinds of possibilities. Choose a navigation app from the list of AUTOSET, for example, and you can increase the screen brightness and media volume. You can …