Rachio 3 Smart Sprinkler hands-on: Intelligent watering controlled by your phone

There are regulatory and environmental reasons to control the amount of water applied to your grass, flowers, and garden. The Rachio provides control for your home and business through your smartphone.

Chromebook X2, BB KEY2, iOS 12 beta, Samsung WearOS (MobileTechRoundup show #438)

Kevin is testing out the new HP Chromebook and a BlackBerry KEY2 while we both are just getting started with the iOS 12 public beta.

IFROGZ Cocoon earbud charging case: Charge, carry, and store your wireless audio gear

With the removal of the standard 3.5mm headphone jack from phones, wireless headsets are required to enjoy your media content. A new accessory is designed to help keep those headphones charged at all times.

BB KEY2, Chromebook Tab 10, Note 9 rumors (MobileTechRoundup show #437)

The summer is a bit slow for mobile news, but there was still a new phone, phone rumors, and plenty of Chromebook topics to cover on this week's podcast.

Garmin challenges Fitbit with advanced sleep monitoring

One of the most important elements of overall health is adequate sleep. Fitbit has led the activity tracker market with its sleep stages, but Garmin just rolled out its new advanced sleep monitoring function that also tracks light, deep, and REM sleep.

Garmin Fenix 5 Plus announced with offline music, Garmin Pay, maps, and more

Garmin just revealed its latest high end GPS sports watch series, the Fenix 5 Plus, that brings everything you want in a GPS sports watch into three new options. The highest end model even includes blood oxygen saturation measurements for high altitude hiking and climbing.

Garmin Vivoactive 3 Music review: Music comes to the mid-range

The Garmin Vivoactive 3 Music updates the model released six months ago with more glass on the display and support for offline music. It's the second Garmin GPS sports watch to launch with music support and is priced $150 less than the Forerunner 645 Music.

Huawei MediaPad M5 tablets now available in the US, M5 Pro includes M-Pen stylus

Three new Android tablets are now available from online retailers in the US. Prices range from $319 to $449.

WWDC wrap-up, HTC U12 Plus, Always-on PCs (MobileTechRoundup show #436)

WWDC was held last week with some impressive updates to iOS, MacOS, and WatchOS. We also talked about phones from HTC, BlackBerry, Moto and a rumored Google phone.

NetMotion launches operational intelligence platform to supercharge enterprise mobility

The world is going mobile and NetMotion's first of its kind platform gathers a massive amount of data and presents real-time results so that clients can take action to solve mobile issues.

Fitbit ships more than a million Versas since launch, fastest selling Fitbit ever

Fitbit announced it has now sold more than a million of its $200 Versa smartwatch since launch. Recent updates, including dedicated women's health tracking, have also been popular with customers.

WaterField Designs Pro Executive Laptop Backpack: A perfect business backpack created with the help of customers

WaterField Designs creates my favorite carrying gear and the newest backpack was created with feedback collected from its fans. The Pro Executive Backpack is my favorite backpack ever from WaterField Designs and can serve you well for years to come.

WWDC, OnePlus 6, Unihertz Atom, Pixelbook sale, Project Fi phones (MobileTechRoundup show #435)

WWDC launches tomorrow and we discussed a few possibilities for this developer conference. More phones arrived and are being tested while Kevin continues to explore Chromebooks.

HTC U12 Plus, Tab Active2, and new Chromebooks (MobileTechRoundup show #434)

HTC announced the new U12 Plus and it's fantastic. Acer also revealed four new Chromebooks, one that Kevin thinks challenges the Pixelbook. Samsung released an enterprise-focused tablet too.

LifeProof Goa backpack: Water-repellent fabric makes this a great commuter bag

LifeProof is known for making waterproof, drop-proof, snow-proof, and dirt-proof smartphone cases. It is now taking that protection experience and applying it to more of your gear through four new backpacks.