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Right now, you can get a Samsung Gear VR Headset for only $48

Virtual reality is the future, and heavy hitters such as Sony, Google, Microsoft, and Facebook are betting big on the newfangled tech. If you want a taste of the adrenaline-pumping, 360-degree action that VR has to offer, you can score the latest International version of the Samsung Gear VR Virtual Reality Headset for only $48 on Amazon right now. The headset carries an MSRP price of $100 is currently available for $48 (a 52 percent drop), but only for a limited time. http://amzn.to/2jNQpLu

We got some hands-on time with the new Gear VR back in August and found that it’s the best way to experience virtual reality on your phone. The Gear VR was our favorite product in 2015 because of its promising technology, and it hasn’t failed to impress us since. From the design to the price point, it truly is a headset for everyone, providing an experience unlike anything you can get on your phone, computer, or TV alone.

More: Samsung Gear VR review

The latest model release focused on fixing the small details to make an even better product. It still has the same basic interface and uses the Oculus app store, which now has about 250 games and apps on offer. This version comes with improvements such as a black design that prevents light from bleeding in, meaning you’re less likely to get distracted while using it. The lenses are also larger and now have a separator between them, giving you a slightly larger 101-degree field of view. Even the phone cover is more attractive, so while your phone is snapped in, you won’t look all discombobulated.

More: Fifteen immersive apps and games that make Samsung’s Gear VR a must-have

The only catch is that this International version may have packaging that is in a different language than English, but you can easily figure out how to set it up and get going with a few Google searches. There are no wires or complicated programming required, as you just snap your smartphone into the Gear VR and dive right into you 360 experiences. It’s fully compatible with the Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6 edge+, Galaxy S6, and Galaxy S6 edge.

Pick up a black Samsung Gear VR 2016, Virtual Reality Headset (International Version) for $48 on Amazon for a limited time only.

$48 on Amazon


T-Mobile Tuesdays gives users three months of Google Stadia Pro

T-Mobile Tuesdays is a great app, and service for the carrier’s customers to get exciting offers and deals every Tuesday. This week’s deal will let you grab three months of Google Stadia Pro, giving access to the current library of games and for the months June, July, and August.If you are not aware of Google Stadia, it is a new way to play video games with the help of cloud computing and streaming. Similar to GeForce Now, you have access to a library of quality AAA games ranging from the Assassins Creed Games, Red Dead Redemption 2, and more.With cloud gaming, you don’t have to worry about downloading or installing. Just choose the game you want to play, or buy it, and you’re all set.You can play Google Stadia on any TV using the latest model of the Chromecast Ultra, but you’ll need a Stadia Controller (sold separately). You can also play on a computer that is able to run Google Chrome through Keybaord and Mouse or a compatible controller.Lastly, you can also play on your Android smartphone, but the current range of supported phones is very limited.You can play Stadia on a TV using Chromecast Ultra and a Stadia Controller, on a computer using Google Chrome with a supported gamepad or mouse and keyboard, or on a supported mobile device.If you’re curious about the benefit of Google Stadia Pro, here is what you get:Free games every monthThe ability to play games in 4K resolutionCurrently, you can get the following games for May:Destiny 2: The CollectionGridGyltSteamWorld Dig 2SteamWorld Quest: Hand of GilgamechOn June 16th, you can get:Get PackedLittle NightmaresPower Rangers: Battle for the GridSUPERHOTPanzer Dragoon RemakeThe Elder Scrolls OnlineTo take advantage of the three months of Google Stadia Pro, you just need to sign in to your T-Mobile Tuesday app where it will give you a code. You can redeem that code after you create a Google Stadia account.

Facebook let users hide and delete old posts

We all love sharing and posting stuff on Facebook. But, those of us who have been on the social media site for any length of time know that they’ve probably posted something they regret, or later find simply embarrassing. Facebook will soon let you get rid of those troubling posts with a few simple taps or clicks.Facebook helps sweep past mistakes under the rugIn the age of social media, even our old posts can come back to bite us. All it takes is one person to find a post from long ago to use against you. While you could take the time out to delete such posts manually, currently the process is very cumbersome.Facebook has plans to streamline the process and let you do it in bulk. Even adding in options of including search filters to help you make cleaning up posts much easier.HOW TO: Create a Legacy Contact for FacebookWhether you have an embarrassing picture from your teenage years, or perhaps said something troubling some time ago, you will be able to hide or delete those posts. Or maybe you just want to clean up things that you were tagged in that no longer represent you.Debuting exclusively on Facebook’s mobile app, and soon to desktop and Facebook Lite, users can Archive and/or Delete posts.Archiving posts means they’re added into your personal collection, and not deleted. These could be posts you don’t want others seeing, but bring back nostalgia or hold special memories for you. Archived posts are removed from your timeline and are put in a personal collection only accessible to you.Deleting posts works just the same. You can delete posts on your timeline. Initially you will get the option of deleting the post and waiting 30 days for it to get to permanently deleted. However, you can bypass this and delete the post immediately. Keep in mind that this will delete the post for good. It will not be possible to recover deleted posts, so think carefully.

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