[Deal Alert] Get the Moto Z2 Play for $350 ($150 off), G5 Plus for $200-240 ($20 off), and more from Motorola’s site

The mass frenzy of Black Friday/Cyber Monday sales have ended, but there are still a few deals popping up for holiday shoppers. Motorola has now discounted most if its product catalog on its online store, including the Moto Z2 Play, Moto G5 Plus, Moto X4, Moto E4 Plus, and the original Moto Z.

First up is the Moto Z2 Play, which is $ 349.99, a savings of $ 150 from the MSRP (only the unlocked model is on sale).

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[Deal Alert] Get the Moto Z2 Play for $ 350 ($ 150 off), G5 Plus for $ 200-240 ($ 20 off), and more from Motorola’s site was written by the awesome team at Android Police.

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[Killer Deal Alert] New Acer Chromebook 15 is just $299.99 ($100 off) with free Google Home from Best Buy

Chromebooks are getting pretty good these days, and a perfect example of this is Acer’s new Chromebook 15. We last saw this discounted a couple of weeks ago to as low as $ 319, but the latest deal that Best Buy is offering tops that pretty handily. You can currently get a Chromebook 15 for only $ 299.99 ($ 100 off), plus a free Google Home to boot.

This model of the Chromebook 15, the CB515-1HT-P39B, comes with an Intel Pentium N4200, 4GB of RAM, and 32GB of storage that can be expanded via microSD.

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[Update: Back at work] Andy Rubin takes leave of absence from Essential in wake of Google misconduct allegation

 

According to The Verge and other publications, Andy Rubin has taken a leave of absence from his company, Essential. The news followed hours after The Information broke a story that Rubin was engaged in an inappropriate relationship with a subordinate while he led the Android team at Google.

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OnePlus 5 and 5T can’t play Netflix in HD, but the feature will be added at some point

The OnePlus 5T is one of our favorite phones at AP. It’s a fantastic value, improving on its predecessor without costing a whole lot more. But there is still one unfortunate disadvantage to using one. Like OnePlus’ older phones, it doesn’t support the correct DRM level for HD playback on services such as Netflix. But OnePlus has promised us that this will be corrected in the future for the OnePlus 5 and 5T. 

We first learned about the DRM deficiency a bit over two weeks ago (when I got mine and checked the DRM level), and we immediately reached out to OnePlus for more information.

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[Deal Alert] Amazon Echo Show is $149.99 ($80 off), Cloud Cam is $89.99 ($30 off), Key In-Home Kit is $199.99 ($50 off)

Amazon makes some pretty unique products for the home these days, but perhaps they were a little too pricey for you. Well, we have good news: the company is offering discounts on the Echo Show, Cloud Cam, and Cloud Cam Key Edition kit, and they’re not insignificant.

Echo Show

Let’s start off with the Echo Show. Most recently, you’ve probably heard about it thanks to Google pulling YouTube from it, but it’s still a nifty device.

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[Deal Alert] Amazon Echo Show is $ 149.99 ($ 80 off), Cloud Cam is $ 89.99 ($ 30 off), Key In-Home Kit is $ 199.99 ($ 50 off) was written by the awesome team at Android Police.

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