[Deal Alert] Verizon Wear24 smartwatch down to $74.97 ($275 off) on eBay

<p><a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/nexus2cee_wear24-ebay.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-466487" src="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/nexus2cee_wear24-ebay.png" alt="" width="728" height="400" /></a></p> <p>Verizon surprised everyone when the company <a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/02/08/verizon-announces-exclusive-wear24-android-wear-watch-299-new-two-year-activation/">announced its Wear24 smartwatch</a> the same day as Google unveiled the LG Watch Sport and Style. <a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/09/25/verizon-discontinues-wear24-smartwatch-just-4-months/">The watch was discontinued</a> just four months later, probably because not very many people want a $350 smartwatch. Now you can get it for just $74.97, a $275 savings over the original price.<span id="more-466485"></span></p> <p>The Wear24 was manufactured by Quanta Computers, and includes a Snapdragon 2100 CPU, 1.39" 480x480 OLED screen, 4GB of storage, and 450mAh battery.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/12/27/deal-alert-verizon-wear24-smartwatch-74-97-275-off-ebay/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/12/27/deal-alert-verizon-wear24-smartwatch-74-97-275-off-ebay/'>[Deal Alert] Verizon Wear24 smartwatch...

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YouTube Recap: My favorite 9to5Mac videos of 2017

In 2017, nearly 200 videos were posted on 9to5Mac’s YouTube channel. Many of these videos consisted of hands-on looks, reviews, previews, and how-tos. As we look ahead to a big 2018, we’d like reflect on some of our favorite videos and products covered in the last year. The best wireless keyboard for the Mac? Philips Hue […]

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Instagram is now inserting ‘recommended’ posts in your main feed

After adding support for following hashtags earlier this month, Instagram is now rolling out a new “Recommended for You” feature, TechCrunch reports. This feature will see the social network insert posts it thinks you may like directly into your feed… Spigen TEKA RA200 Airpods Earhooks Cover “Recommended for You” has been rolling out to select […]

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Garmin launches the Vivofit 4 fitness tracker with a year of battery life

<p><a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/nexus2cee_vivofit_4_family_2.jpg" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-466461" src="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/nexus2cee_vivofit_4_family_2-728x401.jpg" alt="" width="668" height="368" /></a></p> <p>Garmin has long been associated with GPS navigation, but most people aren't buying standalone GPS units anymore. The company has, however, been branching out to other product categories like wearables. Garmin's Vivofit fitness trackers have been reasonably popular, and there's a new version available today. The Vivofit 4 launches at $79.99. It's a bit more expensive, but the screen is color and it still gets a year of battery life.</p> <p><span id="more-466458"></span></p> <p>Most fitness trackers have a rechargeable battery inside, so you need to charge them up every few days.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/12/27/garmin-launches-vivofit-4-fitness-tracker-year-battery-life/"...

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[Deal Alert] Get the Moto G4 Plus for $195 ($105 off), Moto Z Play for $270 ($80 off), and more from B&H

<p><a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/nexus2cee_Capture-2.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-466456" src="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/nexus2cee_Capture-2-728x512.png" alt="" width="668" height="470" /></a></p> <p>B&H is running a massive year-end sale right now, fittingly named the 'Mega Deal Zone.' We already covered some of the offerings <a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/12/27/deal-alert-bh-eero-1st-gen-3-pack-229-95-170-off-samsung-fast-charge-bundle-39-99-60-off/">here</a>, but there are also seven Motorola phones on sale. That includes the Moto G5S Plus, Moto G4, and last year's Moto Z Play.<span id="more-466455"></span></p> <p>Without further ado, here are all the discounts:</p> <div class="note-wrapper"><div class="note note-note"><div class="note-heading"><i class="icon-note"></i></div> <p><strong>Moto G4 series</strong></p> <ul><li><a href="https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1274293-REG/motorola_01006nartl_moto_g4_play_xt1607.html/BI/19931/KBID/13015">Moto G4 Play 16GB for $104.99</a> ($45 off)</li> <li><a href="https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1251441-REG/motorola_00985nartl_moto_g4_plus_xt1644.html/BI/19931/KBID/13015">Moto G4 16GB for $159.99</a> ($90 off)</li> <li><a href="https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1251439-REG/motorola_00971nartl_moto_g4_xt1625_4th.html/BI/19931/KBID/13015">Moto G4 32GB for $129.99</a> ($100 off)</li> <li><a href="https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1251443-REG/motorola_00967nartl_moto_g4_plus_xt1644.html/BI/19931/KBID/13015">Moto G4 Plus 64GB for...

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Apple Watch noninvasive glucose monitoring said to be years off

Apple has reportedly been developing a non-invasive glucose monitoring system using the Apple Watch, but a new report claims the feature won’t be shipping anytime soon. The New York Times has detailed the Apple Watch proving its role as a medical device, and included is this bit: 9to5Mac Happy Hour Separately, Apple is continuing research on […]

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FCC approves Energous WattUp, the first ‘at-a-distance’ wireless charging system

<p><a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/nexus2cee_wattup-receiver-devices_2017.jpg" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-466444" src="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/nexus2cee_wattup-receiver-devices_2017-728x364.jpg" alt="" width="668" height="334" /></a></p> <p>Wireless charging was the hot new thing a few years back, then it faded away a bit. Now, it's coming back with Apple's decision to finally adopt one of the existing wireless charging standards. Every phone with wireless charging still needs to be sitting on the charging pad, but that could change soon. Wireless charging startup Energous has announced that its WattUp system has been approved by the FCC, making it the first "at-a-distance" wireless charging tech ready for consumers.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/12/27/fcc-approves-energous-wattup-first-distance-wireless-charging-system/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/12/27/fcc-approves-energous-wattup-first-distance-wireless-charging-system/'>FCC approves Energous WattUp,...

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[Deal Alert] B&H has eero 1st-gen 3-pack for $229.95 ($170 off), Samsung Fast Charge bundle for $39.99 ($60 off), and more

<p><a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/nexus2cee_Screen-Shot-2017-12-27-at-11.49.42-AM.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone wp-image-466439 size-hero-size" src="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/nexus2cee_Screen-Shot-2017-12-27-at-11.49.42-AM-728x374.png" width="668" height="343" /></a></p> <p>Christmas has come and gone, but you might still be in the market for something to spend some cash or a holiday bonus on. B&H is running a year-end sale on a ton of products, including the first-generation eero Home Wi-Fi System, a nice Samsung Fast Charge bundle, and several other goodies you might want.</p> <p><span id="more-466437"></span></p> <p>Perhaps your home needs a Wi-Fi upgrade. <a href="https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1269171-REG/eero_a010301_wireless_ac_dual_band_wi_fi_access.html/BI/19931/KBID/13015">B&H is offering the first-generation eero Home Wi-Fi System at a steep discount</a>.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/12/27/deal-alert-bh-eero-1st-gen-3-pack-229-95-170-off-samsung-fast-charge-bundle-39-99-60-off/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/12/27/deal-alert-bh-eero-1st-gen-3-pack-229-95-170-off-samsung-fast-charge-bundle-39-99-60-off/'>[Deal Alert] B&H has eero 1st-gen 3-pack for $229.95 ($170...

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Nest Secure review: Security comes at a price

<p><a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/nexus2cee_ns4.jpg" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-466400" src="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/nexus2cee_ns4-728x473.jpg" alt="" width="668" height="434" /></a></p> <p>Nest has made its name by adding smart features to things that you might already have around the house. It's worked pretty well in the past with devices like the Nest Thermostat, but home security is a more serious business. It's different than a thermostat—people rely on a security system to control access to their homes. The new Nest Secure is trying to take the place of an existing product with an important function.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/12/27/nest-secure-review-security-comes-price/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/12/27/nest-secure-review-security-comes-price/'>Nest Secure review: Security comes at a price</a> was written by...

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LG partners with former Nokia property HERE for autonomous vehicle information systems

<p style="text-align: center"><a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/nexus2cee_LG_HERE_driver.jpg" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-466429" src="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/nexus2cee_LG_HERE_driver-728x407.jpg" alt="" width="668" height="373" /></a></p> <p>LG Electronics <a href="http://www.lgnewsroom.com/2017/12/lg-electronics-and-here-technologies-partner-on-autonomous-cars-2/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">announced a partnership</a> today with HERE Technologies to create a new platform for self-driving cars' navigation systems and onboard sensors. The two companies plan to offer a "next-generation telematics solution for autonomous vehicles," combining the considerable digital mapping and navigation expertise of HERE with LG's communications technologies.<span id="more-466428"></span></p> <p>We are all familiar with LG, the South Korean manufacturer of all manner of electronics from smartphones and televisions to washing machines and air conditioners.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/12/27/lg-partners-former-nokia-property-autonomous-vehicle-information-systems/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/12/27/lg-partners-former-nokia-property-autonomous-vehicle-information-systems/'>LG partners with former Nokia...

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