Fitbit Versa - Fitbit OS update, features

Fitbit OS Update for Versa 2, Ionic: Clock face switcher, always-on enhancements, advanced sleep tools, more

Fitbit keeps rolling out software updates for its fitness trackers and smartwatches. As a generally happy Versa owner color me impressed. And the latest comes in the form of Fitbit OS 4.1, due December 3, 2019 per the Fitbit blog.Fitbit is heavily promoting its sleep tools in the latest...

In Tech: Sonos speakers can now stream Spotify Free

Spotify is one of the world's most popular -- if not the most popular -- streaming music services. No question. People love it.Now there's a way to get it without having to pay $10 per month. And juice up your whole home audio experience with of the latest hits. “Spotify...
Canon EOS 80D with Canon PZ-E1 Power Zoom Adapter - Test with Video

Canon EOS 80D: A DSLR with all the right moves, still worth it for video shooters on a budget

I've been shooting on Canon for about 15 years now. Primarily video, but occasionally stills too (mostly my wife's paintings).Thinking back, after posting so many YouTube and Vimeo videos for Stark Insider, I'd say my favorite Canon DSLR of the lot, by far, remains the Canon EOS 80D.The 80D...
Fitbit versa colors and straps

Google Pixel Watch is coming after all, and it’s called Fitbit

Google buys Fitbit for $2.1 billion. What does that mean for WearOS and Google wearables?

Trendspotting: MacBook Pro 16-inch launch looks imminent, holiday sales push for Apple?

More clues are suggesting Apple may soon reveal a MacBook with a larger screen.One report says a new 16-inch version of the iconic MacBook Pro laptop has already shipped to Apple.Launch timing, however, remains unclear.Like the refreshed MacBook Air from 2018/2019 many expect Apple to continue on its mission...
Echo Dot (3rd Gen) for $0.99 and 1 month of Amazon Music Unlimited for $9.99 with Auto-renewal

Amazon Deal Alert: Echo Dot smart speaker only $0.99 with paid 1 month subscription to Amazon Music

Here's a great deal for those looking for an affordable, do-it-all smart speaker.Amazon is offering the Echo Dot for only $0.99. The deal is good through November 15 or until it sells out -- so you may want to check it out if you're looking to add another speaker...
Google Pixel 4 Quick Gestures

Made by Google 2019: Everything but a Pixel Watch

Will Google ever capitulate and reboot its wearable strategy?
Canon EOS 90D will get 23.976fps (24p) video shooting option with upcoming firmware update

Canon Listens: EOS 90D, RP, M6 II cameras to get the 24p video shooting modes they should have all had from the start

Hallelujah! Canon has listened after all it would seem. Firmware updates to the EOS 90D, EOS RP, EOS M6 II will enable the 23.976fps video recording option that was originally missing from those cameras.Canon is a mysterious company. They make great cameras. No question. But you have to wonder if...
Top 10 brands in the U.S. - Prophet Brand Relevance Index

Trendspotting: Apple #1 top 10 U.S. brand, with #2 coming in as a surprise (Report)

In terms of brand Apple is tops, five years in a row according to this survey. But a "scrappy" Swedish brand is jumping at its heels.