Stories By: Mandy Jean


Mandy Jean

Mandy covers the latest news in Tech and Business.

What to expect from the upcoming iPhone 11, 11 Pro, 11R and 11 Max

What to expect from the upcoming iPhone 11, 11 Pro, 11R and 11 Max

Apple's new line of iPhones are set to be unveiled in less than a month from now....

6 days ago, 9:02pm CDT

L.O.L. Surprise! 2-in-1 Glamper back in stock on Amazon

L.O.L. Surprise! 2-in-1 Glamper back in stock on Amazon

The Glamper is a mobile home for all your L.O.L Surprise! dolls....

Aug 16 2019, 10:03am CDT

BTS x UNO cards are a massive hit among K-Pop fans and the BTS Army

BTS x UNO cards are a massive hit among K-Pop fans and the BTS Army

The card kit includes a special "Dancing Wild" card that orders your opponent to dance a BTS song....

Aug 16 2019, 9:04am CDT

An L.O.L. Surprise House with a new L.OL. family has popped up on Amazon

An L.O.L. Surprise House with a new L.OL. family has popped up on Amazon

The new L.O.L. Surprise family has a new furry friend....

Aug 16 2019, 2:32am CDT

Dating app Ship, which lets your friends choose your match, is now available on Android

Dating app Ship, which lets your friends choose your match, is now available on Android

The app lets single people involve their friends in the matchmaking process....

Aug 15 2019, 5:57pm CDT

‘The Office’ Christmas Edition Funko Pop action figures are up for pre-order on Amazon

‘The Office’ Christmas Edition Funko Pop action figures are up for pre-order on Amazon

Pre-order now before they ship out on October 12....

Aug 15 2019, 8:43am CDT

You only have today to get 20% off on Lenovo’s convertible 300e Winbook laptop-tablet

You only have today to get 20% off on Lenovo’s convertible 300e Winbook laptop-tablet

This laptop comes with its own stylus....

Aug 15 2019, 7:12am CDT

This cute VTech Pull and Sing Puppy is a cute companion for your little ones

This cute VTech Pull and Sing Puppy is a cute companion for your little ones

This cute little puppy is an all-in-one toy for your babies....

Aug 15 2019, 6:42am CDT

Need for Speed Heat is driving to PCs and consoles on November 8, earlier than expected

Need for Speed Heat driving to PCs and consoles November 8, earlier than expected

Pre-order now to get your own limited-edition cars....

Aug 15 2019, 5:46am CDT

Play-Dohs are outpacing other toys on Amazon’s best-sellers list

Play-Dohs are outpacing other toys on Amazon’s best-sellers list

Nurture your next Doh-vinci....

Aug 15 2019, 5:14am CDT

Amazon to donate unsold products to the needy

Amazon to donate unsold products to the needy

Excess and returned items would soon find a home with Amazon's new program....

Aug 14 2019, 10:48pm CDT

AT&T, T-Mobile to fight robocalls with cross-network call authentication tech

AT&T, T-Mobile to fight robocalls with cross-network call authentication tech

Competitors put differences aside to fight unwanted robocalls for customers....

Aug 14 2019, 5:52pm CDT

LinkedIn is jumping on board the dark mode trend

LinkedIn is jumping on board the dark mode trend

LinkedIn is joining other social media sites and apps like Twitter, Telegram, YouTube, and soon... Facebook....

Aug 14 2019, 8:25am CDT

Fossil smartwatches are on sale on Amazon for up to 38% off

Fossil smartwatches are on sale on Amazon for up to 38% off

The deals include huge savings on Fossil's Gen 4 Sport smartwaches for men and women....

Aug 14 2019, 7:06am CDT

Oculus VR co-founder Nate Mitchell is leaving Facebook

Oculus VR co-founder Nate Mitchell is leaving Facebook

Mitchell was one of the pioneers of virtual reality gaming....

Aug 14 2019, 6:05am CDT

Smartphone maker OnePlus is making its own line of smart TVs

Smartphone maker OnePlus is making its own line of smart TVs

The company has opened a TV naming competition a year ago....

Aug 14 2019, 5:34am CDT

Amazon’s facial recognition system can now detect fear

Amazon’s facial recognition system can now detect fear

The technology is now also able to more accurately estimate a person's age....

Aug 14 2019, 5:03am CDT

Apple could soon let Siri play your Spotify songs and podcasts

Apple could soon let Siri play your Spotify songs and podcasts

The tech giants are reportedly discussing a plan that would let iPhone users command Siri to play songs, playlists, and albums...

Aug 14 2019, 4:11am CDT

Twitter tests feature that will allow users to follow topics

Twitter tests feature that will allow users to follow topics

The goal of the new feature is to make it as easy to follow an interest as it is to follow a person on Twitter....

Aug 14 2019, 1:35am CDT

Recalled 15-inch Macbook Pros with overheating batteries banned from flights

Recalled 15-inch Macbook Pros with overheating batteries banned from flights

Customers can take their laptops onboard once they get the batteries replaced....

Aug 13 2019, 11:15pm CDT

Facebook has contractors who secretly transcribe users’ voice recordings

Facebook has contractors who secretly transcribe users’ voice recordings

Apple, Amazon and Google have been the subject of criticism over the recent weeks for their similar work....

Aug 13 2019, 10:46pm CDT

Snapchat owner unveils Spectacles 3, its redesigned AR glasses with dual cameras

Snapchat owner unveils Spectacles 3, its redesigned AR glasses with dual cameras

Capture the world in 3D and playback your memories straight through the glasses....

Aug 13 2019, 9:47am CDT

Amazon opens pre-order for Albert Einstein Funko Pop! action figure

Amazon opens pre-order for Albert Einstein Funko Pop! action figure

The Albert Einstein action figure is a great addition to your Funko Pop! AD icons collection....

Aug 13 2019, 9:10am CDT

Facebook nearing launch of dark mode feature for mobile app

Facebook nearing launch of dark mode feature for mobile app

The most popular social media app is getting closer to the dark side....

Aug 13 2019, 8:32am CDT

GTA maker’s CEO says it’s ‘disrespectful’ to condemn video games for mass shootings

GTA maker’s CEO says it’s ‘disrespectful’ to condemn video games for mass shootings

The executive is calling on authorities to "address the real issues."...

Aug 13 2019, 12:00am CDT

Nike launches subscription service for kids’ sneakers

Nike launches subscription service for kids’ sneakers

Sign up to surprise your kids with four new pairs of shoes a year or one pair a month....

Aug 12 2019, 9:10pm CDT

Bosch is developing 3D in-car displays with alerts that pop out of the screen

Bosch is developing 3D in-car displays with alerts that pop out of the screen

Get notified of road hazards and road signs with 3D symbols that come out of the screen as you drive....

Aug 12 2019, 7:38am CDT

Big PC monitor deal alert: Save up to $180 on wide-screen LG monitors

Big PC monitor deal alert: Save up to $180 on wide-screen LG monitors

The deal is part of Amazon's daily deals, meaning the offer is limited to only today....

Aug 12 2019, 6:26am CDT

Funko Pop Harry Potter Yule Ball Edition figures are up for pre-order on Amazon

Funko Pop Harry Potter Yule Ball Edition figures are up for pre-order on Amazon

Get your wands out and add these new Harry Potter Funko Pop action figures to your magical collection....

Aug 12 2019, 5:53am CDT

Samsung partners with Xiaomi to launch DSLR-like image sensors for smartphones

Samsung partners with Xiaomi to launch DSLR-like image sensors for smartphones

The co-developed image sensor could soon see smartphones producing the same quality of pictures as that of DSRL cameras....

Aug 12 2019, 12:52am CDT

Microsoft is working on a controller that turns smartphones into handheld Xbox

Microsoft is working on a controller that turns smartphones into handheld Xbox, patent shows

Patent applications revealed that the device could rival the Nintendo Switch in terms of design....

Aug 11 2019, 2:40am CDT

IT Chapter Two Funko dolls are up for pre-order on Amazon

IT Chapter Two Funko dolls are up for pre-order on Amazon

Pennywise is back to haunt Derry....

Aug 10 2019, 8:58pm CDT

Alien shooting game Chaos coming to Steam Aug. 29

Alien shooting game Chaos coming to Steam Aug. 29

Blast aggressive aliens in an unknown planet....

Aug 10 2019, 9:38am CDT

Save 25% when you buy 2 Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablets

Save 25% when you buy 2 Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablets

The offer is perfect for parents whose children are always fighting over one tablet....

Aug 10 2019, 5:56am CDT

All the accessories that work with the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+

All the accessories that work with the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+

Pimp up your Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+ with accessories and wearable devices that go with it....

Aug 10 2019, 3:21am CDT

Walmart says no plans to ban violent video games after El Paso shooting

Walmart says no plans to ban violent video games after El Paso shooting

Shooter video games are still available at Walmart stores, the retailer confirmed....

Aug 10 2019, 1:12am CDT

Huawei unveils own operating system HarmonyOS as backup for Android

Huawei unveils own operating system HarmonyOS as backup for Android

Huawei still prefers to use Android, but if the company had to migrate to its own OS, it would not be difficult and would only...

Aug 9 2019, 11:42am CDT

Facebook gearing up to launch dedicated news section

Facebook gearing up to launch dedicated news section

Facebook is offering as much as $3 million a year to publishers to license their news stories, headlines and article previews....

Aug 9 2019, 9:20am CDT

Google adds AR navigation to Google Maps for Android and iOS

Google adds AR navigation to Google Maps for Android and iOS

Just days after shutting down its Trips app, Google announced new features for Google Maps and its Google Travel webpage that a...

Aug 9 2019, 5:34am CDT

Get up to $350 Sam’s Club offers when you pre-order the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+

Get up to $350 Sam’s Club offers when you pre-order the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+

Pre-order now to get exclusive perks on Sam's Club....

Aug 9 2019, 4:53am CDT