[TA Deals] Phonejoy’s GamePad 2 Bluetooth controller is just $59!

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Gaming on mobile devices has grown exponentially in recent years. Many people forgo large, expensive gaming consoles from Sony and Microsoft in favor of a little game on their phone or tablet. While they might be missing out on a world-class title or two ever year, mobile gaming does offer unmatched portability and ever-improving quality. The accessories for phones and tablets make the overall experience even better. Take a look at the GamePad 2. This Bluetooth controller from Phonejoy can either hold your phone between its controls or connect to your tablet without any wires.

Want to get Phonejoy’s GamePad 2 for less than its value? Head on over to Talk Android Deals.

Despite delays, Audi agrees to partner with HTC to use HTC Vive for test drives

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A few days ago HTC CEO Cher Wang revealed that the company had something really big in store for their HTC Vive virtual reality headset to be revealed at CES 2016. The technological development for the device is supposedly so big that it caused HTC to decide to delay release of the device until April 2016 so the company could jump right in with this new version. The latest rumor does not shed any light on what exactly HTC may have in the hopper, but apparently Audi thinks enough of the virtual reality device to have signed an agreement to use the HTC Vive in their flagship dealerships so that customers can go on virtual test drives and get other information in a fully immersive environment.

Giveaway: Win a Tile tracker from Talk Android and T-Mobile! [Update: Winners picked]

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Now’s the time of the year when you’re busy getting stuff together for friends and family. Participating in Secret Santa? Hosting a party on Christmas Eve? Trying to find gifts for every important person in your life? With so much going on, you’re practically guaranteed to misplace a thing or two. We’re not the only ones who understand. T-Mobile does, too. And that’s why we’ve partnered with T-Mobile to host a special holiday giveaway. Let’s maintain your sanity and prevent even more stress by sending you a Bluetooth tracker. You’ll never lose a thing with a Tile nearby.

Amazon is selling the YI Action Camera in the U.S.

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Did you know Xiaomi invests in an imaging technology company? It’s called YI. And among its products is the YI Action Camera that rivals what we’ve seen from companies like GoPro and Activeon but costs much less. Although it has been sold internationally, the United States has never had access to the device. But Amazon has been tapped to be the exclusive seller of the YI Action Camera in the United States.

[TA Deals] Get the BACtrack Vio Smartphone Breathalyzer for just $39.99

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The festive season is well upon us, which means we will be subjected to loads of great food, good times with family and friends, and possibly the odd alcoholic drink here and there. It also means that incidents of drink-drinking will increase sharply, which is something that no one wants. Luckily, most of us own a smartphone, which, combined with Talk Android Deals’ BACtrack Vio Smartphone Breathalyzer, will allow us to determine what our BAC (Blood Alcohol Content) is. It just slips unobtrusively on to your key chain, being on hand when needed. 

HTC could announce its ‘One’ smartwatch in February

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Whether or not HTC will launch a smartwatch has been an ongoing saga for quite a while. We get excited when a rumour says that the launch of an HTC wearable is imminent, we are disappointed when we hear that the wearable has been delayed or is even flat-out denied. Today’s rumour says that the beleaguered Taiwanese handset maker will take the wraps off of its ‘One’ smartwatch in February next year.