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Azur Lane’s New Bouncy Ark Royal Skin Completely Mesmerizing

New content coming to Azur Lane will no doubt be highly coveted by addicted fans, particularly one new skin for the irreplaceable Ark Royal as it exudes an opulent elegance while also demonstrating the woman’s incredible bounciness. The official English Azur Lane Twitter account uploaded a short PV that will likely convince players into spending […]
Tags: Games, Azur Lane, Casuals, Oppai, PV, Smartphones


Clicker Heroes Ousted from iOS Due to “Chinese Trademark”

Astronomically popular casual clicker game Clicker Heroes was expunged from Apple’s app store after a Chinese company demanded its removal. The free-to-download highly rated clicker RPG first debuted on the iOS platform in 2015, but it has since been removed from the platform and there is currently no information regarding when it will come back, […]
Tags: Apple, Games, China, Smartphones, Copyright, Anime, Pc Gaming, Casuals


Best Buy cancels Samsung Galaxy Fold pre-orders

Samsung is taking its time bringing the Galaxy Fold back to market. And frankly, that’s probably for the best. The Note debacle from a few years back was an important lesson about what happens when you rush a product back to market. That one resulted in a second recall — PR nightmare upon PR nightmare. With a release date still very much in limbo, Best Buy has sent notes to those who pre-ordered the Fold. Spotted by The Verge, the letter has since been posted to Best Buy’s support forum. It c...
Tags: Hardware, Mobile, Best-Buy, Galaxy Fold, Samsung, Samsung Galaxy Fold, Smartphones


Roland’s tiny R-06 recorder is better than your phone’s recorder app

In an era when the smartphone can do everything, why do you need a standalone audio recorder? Roland, makers of music gear, might have an answer. Their R-07 voice recorder is about as big as original iPod and is designed for music recording, practice, and playback. It features two microphones on top as well as an auxiliary microphone in. It also includes a headphone jack and supports Bluetooth. As a recorder the R-07 is a single-touch marvel. You record by turning it on and pressing the cente...
Tags: TC, Bluetooth, Digital Audio Players, iPod, Portable Media Players, Roland, Smartphone, Smartphones, Technology, Telecommunications, Voice Recorder


Roland’s tiny R-07 recorder is better than your phone’s recorder app

In an era when the smartphone can do everything, why do you need a standalone audio recorder? Roland, makers of music gear, might have an answer. Their R-07 voice recorder is about as big as original iPod and is designed for music recording, practice, and playback. It features two microphones on top as well as an auxiliary microphone in. It also includes a headphone jack and supports Bluetooth. As a recorder the R-07 is a single-touch marvel. You record by turning it on and pressing the cente...
Tags: Gadgets, Hardware, TC, Bluetooth, Digital Audio Players, iPod, Portable Media Players, Roland, Smartphone, Smartphones, Telecommunications, Voice Recorder


Huawei’s European Customers Are Put on Hold by U.S. Ban

They’re unsure how Android phones will keep working as Google and other companies assess a Trump administration order.
Tags: Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, Google Inc, Trump, Donald J, United States, Europe, 5G (Wireless Communications, Android (Operating System, Smartphones


Mario Kart Tour Complete Gacha Game, Videos Nuked for Copyright

Beta testers revealed that upcoming smartphone game Mario Kart Tour is likely to make extensive use of gacha mechanics. Nintendo’s lucky beta testers have already begun to reveal details about Mario Kart Tour, which brings the franchise’s classic kart-racing action to mobile devices while predictably nickel-and-diming players. Videos posted to YouTube that show the game […]
Tags: Games, Beta, Casuals, Gacha, Mario, Nintendo, Smartphones


T-Mobile's One Plan Becomes Magenta, Complicates Netflix Bonus

The U.S. government continues to mull over T-Mobile’s potential merger with Sprint, that hasn’t stopped T-Mobile from giving its most popular phone plan a new name and a few added benefits, but at the expense of a bit more complexity. Read more...
Tags: Science, Smartphones, Sprint, Magenta, Consumer Tech, T Mobile, Cell Service, Phone Plans, T Mobile Magenta, T Mobile One Goes Magenta


Google’s Duplex Uses A.I. to Mimic Humans (Sometimes)

In a free service, bots call restaurants and make reservations. The technology is impressive, except for when the caller is actually a person.
Tags: Google, News, Hotels, Restaurants, Smartphones, Artificial Intelligence, Google Inc, ETC, Mobile Applications, Android (Operating System, Reservations (Airlines


Tech Fix: Google’s Duplex Uses A.I. to Mimic Humans (Sometimes)

In a free service, bots call restaurants and make reservations. The technology is impressive, except for when the caller is actually a person.
Tags: Google, News, Hotels, Restaurants, Smartphones, Artificial Intelligence, Google Inc, ETC, Mobile Applications, Android (Operating System, Reservations (Airlines


Anti-Groping Smartphone App is Popular in Japan

Women in crowded trains and other public places in Japan often face sexual harassment, but are typically too afraid to call out.
Tags: Japan, News, Smartphones


ARM Reportedly Directs Staff to Stop Working with Huawei, Leaving Company In Awkward Position

After the Trump administration placed Huawei on the U.S. Entity List due to concerns that Huawei poses a national security risk, that meant Huawei would be banned from buying products from U.S. tech organizations including big names such as Google, Qualcomm, Intel, and others.Read more...
Tags: Science, Smartphones, Chips, Huawei, Processors, Cpus, Trump, Consumer Tech, Iron Firewall, No More Arm Cores For Huawei, Google Qualcomm Intel, Huawei Leaving Company


How to Remap the Buttons on Your Android Device to Do Nearly Anything You Want

Like a well-chosen keyboard shortcut, a button combination can save you some serious time on your phone—whether you want to snap a photo, launch a digital assistant, or take a screenshot. What you might not know is that you can change these button combinations to suit your own needs.Read more...
Tags: Android, Mobile, Science, Smartphones, Button Remapping


Animal Crossing, Fire Emblem Mobile Games Shut Down in Belgium

Nintendo has taken no chances in regards to the growing controversy over loot boxes in Belgium as they are planning to shut down mobile games Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp and Fire Emblem Heroes in the country come the end of August. The titles are being shut down due to the “current unclear situation in Belgium […]
Tags: Games, Smartphones, Nintendo, Belgium, Anime, Cancellations, Fire Emblem, Animal Crossing, Casuals


A young entrepreneur is building the Amazon of Bangladesh

At just 26, Waiz Rahim is supposed to be involved in the family business, having returned home in 2016 with an engineering degree from the University of Southern California. Instead, the young entrepreneur is plotting to build the Amazon of Bangladesh. Deligram, Rahim’s vision of what e-commerce looks like in Bangladesh, a country of nearly 180 million, is making progress, having taken inspiration from a range of established tech giants worldwide, including Amazon, Alibaba and Go-Jek in Indon...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Startups, TC, Ecommerce, Uber, Asia, Microsoft, Electronics, Indonesia, California, China, Singapore, India, America, Tech


Mexico City residents carry fake iPhones to turn over to muggers

An increase in armed muggings have caused a spike in sales of dummy smartphones that on first glance look real. (You can buy one from Amazon for around $20.) Apparently they were first sold as display items to electronic stores wanting to protect their real inventory from smash-and-grabs. From the Associated Press: Axel says he sells three or four dummy phones a week out of his stall in a downtown electronics marketplace, next door to a colonial college building that dates to 1767. Axel, wh...
Tags: Amazon, Post, Crime, News, Smartphones, Mobile Phones, Mexico City, Associated Press, Thieves, Axel


Is ‘Digital Addiction’ a Real Threat to Kids?

Think of screens as something to handle in moderation, like food, rather than something without any healthy place in our lives, like heroin, experts say.
Tags: News, Parenting, Smartphones, Computers and the Internet, Children and Childhood, Teenagers and Adolescence, Addiction (Psychology, Digital Addiction, Depression (Mental, Mental Health and Disorders


The Honor 20 series offers serious specs for less than its rivals

But it’s hard to ignore the elephant in the room
Tags: Smartphones


The Camera-Packed Honor 20 Pro Could Be the First Gadget Casualty of the Trade War

Earlier this year, Honor followed Samsung’s footsteps and quickly jumped on the hole punch selfie cam trend with the Honor View 20. And now, Honor has returned to refine that design with a new phone sporting what the company is calling a holographic glass back and even more cameras. But as slick as it looks, the…Read more...
Tags: Science, Samsung, Smartphones, Hands On, Consumer Tech, HONOR 20 Pro, Honor 20 Pro Hands On


Honor 20: Huawei Android phone launch defies Donald Trump

Huawei announces cut-price premium phones with quad cameras and top-end chipsHuawei’s Honor is trying to dominate the increasingly crowded cut-price premium phone market with the launch of two new top-spec phones, the Honor 20 and Honor 20 Pro, flying in the face of the US blockade.With Apple, Samsung and now Huawei ceding the space of the sub-£600 top-end phone as starting prices have risen beyond £900, Honor’s latest offering continues the winning trend of flagship hardware at more reasonable ...
Tags: Android, Technology, US, Smartphones, Mobile Phones, Donald Trump, Huawei, Apple Samsung, Huawei Android


Adobe brings its Premiere Rush video editing app to Android

Adobe launched Premiere Rush, its newest all-in-one video editing tool that is essentially a pared-down version of its flagship Premiere Pro and Audition tools for professional video editors, in late 2018. At the time, it was only available on iOS, macOS and Windows. Now, however, it is also finally bringing it to Android. There is a caveat here, though: it’ll only run on relatively new phones, including the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S10 series, Google’s Pixel 2 and 3 phones and the OnePlus 6T. ...
Tags: Google, Android, TC, Adobe, Samsung, Tech, Smartphones, Mobile Phones, Oneplus, Pixel, Samsung Galaxy, Adobe Creative Cloud, Samsung Galaxy S9


Fist of the North Star: Legends ReVIVE Announced for Smartphones

Sega has announced a new Fist of the North Star video game adaptation titled “Fist of the North Star: Legends ReVIVE” is coming to Japan for smartphones. The newly opened website for the game features a glowing endorsement from the original manga’s artist Tetsuo Hara stating he’s impressed with the faithfulness of the Sega-developed title […]
Tags: Games, Japan, Smartphones, Anime, Announcements, Sega, Beta, North Star, Adaptations, Fist of the North Star, Casuals, Tetsuo Hara


U.S. Tech Suppliers, Including Google, Restrict Dealings With Huawei After Trump Order

The moves could hamstring the Chinese tech giant, escalating a cold war between China and the United States over technology and trade.
Tags: News, Smartphones, Google Inc, Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, Computers and the Internet, Android (Operating System, 5G (Wireless Communications




Huawei Phones Will Lose Some Google Services After U.S. Ban

The Trump administration's order targets China's first global tech brand
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Smartphones, Onetime


Trump’s Huawei ban also causing tech shocks in Europe

The escalating US-China trade war that’s seen Chinese tech giant Huawei slapped on a US trade blacklist is causing ripples of shock across Europe too, as restrictions imposed on US companies hit regional suppliers concerned they could face US restrictions if they don’t ditch Huawei. Reuters reports shares fell sharply today in three European chipmakers, Infineon Technologies, AMS and STMicroelectronics, after reports suggested some already had, or were about to, halt shipments to Huawei followin...
Tags: Travel, Google, Android, Google Play, Mobile, Europe, Government, China, Nokia, Smartphone, Smartphones, United States, European Commission, Finland, Search Engine, Play Store


Google Restricts Huawei’s Access to Android After Trump Order

The move could hamstring the Chinese tech giant if it prevents the firm’s customers from getting the latest versions of services such as Maps and Gmail.
Tags: News, Smartphones, Google Inc, Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, Computers and the Internet, Android (Operating System, 5G (Wireless Communications


Smart TVs add fuel to Xiaomi’s Q1 earnings

Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi just released its first quarterly results since announcing its $1.48 billion pledge to focus on smartphones and ‘AIoT’, an acronym for Internet of Things powered by artificial intelligence. Xiaomi’s adjusted net profit for the first quarter increased 22.4 percent year-over-year to 2.1 billion yuan ($300 million), while total revenue climbed 27.2 percent to 43.8 billion yuan ($6.33 billion). Sales in India, where Xiaomi handsets , as well as other countries ...
Tags: Startups, Asia, China, India, Smartphone, Smartphones, Mobile Phones, Xiaomi, Earnings, Huawei, Operating System, Tcl, MIUI, Meitu


Huawei blockade: do I need to stop using my Android phone?

Google has cut off Huawei from its Android services because of Trump’s blacklist, but what does that mean for your phone? Donald Trump’s blacklisting of Huawei in the escalating trade war between the US and China is now starting to cause significant issues for the world’s second-largest smartphone manufacturer.Alongside US chip manufacturers, Google has been forced to comply with the US government’s ban on the supply of technologies to Huawei. Continue reading...
Tags: Google, Android, Technology, China, US, Smartphones, Mobile Phones, Donald Trump, Huawei, Trump, Huawei Continue