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Laid-Back Camp -Virtual- Offers Wholesome Camping Trip With Anime Girls

Developer Gemdrops has revealed a virtual reality spinoff game of the Laid-Back Camp (Yuru Camp) anime called Laid-Back Camp -Virtual-, allowing camping obsessed fans a chance to relax out in the wild with their favorite anime girls. The virtual reality Yuru Camp experience will take main characters Shima Rin and Kagamihara Nadeshiko to the scenic […]
Tags: Games, Smartphones, Virtual Reality, Anime, Ps4, Announcements, Pc Gaming, PV, Adaptations, Nintendo Switch, Yuru Camp, Laid Back Camp Yuru Camp, Gemdrops, Shima Rin, Kagamihara Nadeshiko


Google launches Android Enterprise Essentials, a mobile device management service for small businesses

Google today introduced a new mobile management and security solution, Android Enterprise Essentials, which, despite its name, is actually aimed at small to medium-sized businesses. The company explains this solution leverages Google’s experience in building Android Enterprise device management and security tools for larger organizations in order to come up with a simpler solution for those businesses with smaller budgets. The new service includes the basics in mobile device management, with fea...
Tags: Google, Android, Google Play, Google Play Store, Mobile, Enterprise, Tech, Smartphones, Encryption, United States, Play Store, Mobile Devices, Security tools, Device Management, Mobile Device Management, Tech Data


Unwrap Sexy Christmas Presents in Ikkitousen: Extra Burst

Ikkitousen: Extra Burst is one of the countless smartphone gacha games celebrating Christmas in the way fans are expecting as a bunch of new Christmas-themed character skins are available, with one bound to be rather popular for its profuse amount of exposure. The Christmas event, called “Seiya no Kiseki!? Santa Crisis!”, is available now and […]
Tags: Games, Christmas, Smartphones, Illustration, Anime, Fetish, RPG, Oppai, PV, Mizugi, Gacha, Ikkitousen, Casuals, Seiya no Kiseki, Santa Crisis


SaGa Frontier Remastered Adds Never Before Seen Content

Square Enix has officially announced a remastered version of the classic 1998 PlayStation JRPG SaGa Frontier, coming with plenty of new features that may improve on the old game. Among some of the features of the remastered version, there is the addition of a new protagonist named Fuse, previously missing never before seen events, remastered […]
Tags: Games, Trailer, Smartphones, Anime, Ps4, Announcements, RPG, Pc Gaming, Square Enix, Remastered, Nintendo Switch, Saga Frontier


Gartner: Q3 smartphone sales down 5.7% to 366M, slicing Covid-19 declines in Q1, Q2

We are now into the all-important holiday sales period, and new numbers from Gartner point to some recovery underway for the smartphone market as vendors roll out a raft of new 5G handsets. Q3 smartphone figures from the analysts published today showed that smartphone unit sales were 366 million units, a decline of 5.7% globally compared to the same period last year. Yes, it’s a drop; but it is still a clear improvement on the first half of this year, when sales slumped by 20% in each quarter, d...
Tags: Apple, Startups, Mobile, UK, China, US, Samsung, Smartphones, Asia Pacific, Xiaomi, Gartner, Brazil, Huawei, Latin America, Idc, Holiday Sales


How to Score Great Deals on Samsung Androids and Refurb iPhones Today

I’ve been successful at avoiding all things Black Friday/Cyber Monday this year, save for a small splurge on a cold-brew coffee maker. If you’re looking to upgrade your life in a bigger way—in the form of a new phone—you should know that you can get Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S20 Androids (the S20 and S20+) at their…Read more...
Tags: Iphone, Samsung, Sales, Smartphones, Lifehacks, Samsung Galaxy, Refurbished


The best Cyber Monday 2020 smartphone deals include up to 30% off Samsung's coveted Galaxy S20 phones

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Antonio Villas-Boas/Business Insider Cyber Monday 2020 is a great time to get deals on smartphones and other major tech devices.This year, discounts are especially great on Samsung's coveted Galaxy S20 phones, Motorola's Moto G series, and Google's Pixel lineup.OnePlus is also running a deal where you can more or less get two phones for the price of one: When you buy a OnePlus 8 Pro for $800, you c...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Google, Cyber Monday, Android, Verizon, Motorola, Samsung, Trends, Smartphones, Tech Deals, T Mobile, Tech Insider, Antonio Villas Boas, Product Card, Insider Picks 2020


Sakura Kakumei: Hanasaku Otometachi Releasing in December

Sega has revealed the release date for the Sakura Taisen mobile strategy spin-off Sakura Kakumei: Hanasaku Otometachi along with a new trailer showcasing all the attractive features of the new title. To further promote the title, the developer has released a new trailer for the game going over the gameplay basics as well as highlighting […]
Tags: Games, Trailer, Strategy, Smartphones, Anime, Sega, Mecha, Release Dates, Sakura Taisen, Mecha Musume, Casuals, Sakura Kakumei, Hanasaku Otometachi


Pokemon Sword & Shield’s Gloria Given British Accent for Pokemon Masters Ex

Pokemon Masters Ex will be inserting another sync pair into the smartphone title to try and maintain player interest, this time selecting female heroine Gloria of the initially despised Nintendo Switch title Pokemon Sword & Shield, though fans may be more intrigued by the fact that she was given a British accent. An introduction video […]
Tags: Games, UK, Trailer, Smartphones, Nintendo, Pokemon, Anime, Announcements, RPG, Gloria, Seiyuu, Casuals


Pokemon Sword & Shield’s Gloria Given Southern English Accent for Pokemon Masters Ex

Pokemon Masters Ex will be inserting another sync pair into the smartphone title to try and maintain player interest, this time selecting female heroine Gloria of the initially despised Nintendo Switch title Pokemon Sword & Shield, though fans may be more intrigued by the fact that she was given a southern English accent. An introduction […]
Tags: Games, UK, Trailer, Smartphones, Nintendo, Pokemon, Anime, Announcements, RPG, Gloria, Seiyuu, Casuals


5G and recovering supply chains to aid global smartphone shipments in 2021: Study

Global smartphone shipments are forecasted to grow 2.4% year-over-year between October and December, followed by 4.4% year-over-year growth in 2021, according to projections from the market intelligence firm International Data Corporation (IDC). In fact, the company estimated that the global smartphone market will grow each year through 2024 with a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 1.3%. This growth will be fuelled by a recovery in the supply chain of smartphone makers, which was s...
Tags: Travel, News, Smartphones, 5g, Idc, Reith, International Data Corporation IDC, Ryan Reith, Coronavirus, Sangeetika Srivastava


Nerfies Might Be the Future of Selfies, Letting Your Friends Judge You on Social Media in Full 3D

Ever since cameras first existed people have been pointing the lens at themselves to snap so-called selfies—a term first coined back in 2002. At this point they’re long overdue for an upgrade, so a team of researchers have created what could be the next-generation of selfies: easy to capture 3D models of yourself…Read more...
Tags: Photography, Science, Selfies, Social Media, Research, Smartphones, 3D, University of Washington, Google Research, Deformable Neural Radiance Fields, Nerfies


Apple Black Friday deals on AirPods, Apple Watches, and more devices are available now — here are the best discounts

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Apple; Gilbert Espinoza/Business Insider Black Friday is almost here, and retailers like Amazon, Target, Best Buy, and Walmart are offering noteworthy deals on Apple products.Some of the best discounts include price drops on the Apple Watch Series 6, AirPods Pro, and among others.Read Insider Reviews' Black Friday 2020 deals and Cyber Monday 2020 deals coverage for more savings.Sign up for Inside...
Tags: Reviews, Iphone, Apple, Amazon, Black Friday, Ipad, Verizon, Trends, Siri, Walmart, Intel, Smartphone, Smartphones, Tech Deals, Netflix, Headphones


iPhone 12 Pro Max review: Apple's longer lasting superphone

Giant iPhone has two-day battery, better camera, massive screen and much-improved ergonomicsThe iPhone 12 Pro Max is the biggest, heaviest and most expensive version of Apple’s smartphone for 2020, a beast in every dimension.The top-of-the-range iPhone costs from £1,099 and sits above the 12 Pro (£999), the 12 (£799) and 12 mini (£699). Continue reading...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Gadgets, Technology, Smartphones, Mobile Phones


Fine, This Smartphone Mount That Turns an Apple Watch Into a Viewfinder for Selfies Is Pretty Clever

If you’re snapping a quick selfie for social media, the lower quality camera on the front of your smartphone is usually just fine. But what if you want to use the higher quality lenses and camera on the back to film yourself? It means you can’t see the screen and no longer have a live preview of yourself for framing.…Read more...
Tags: Iphone, Gadgets, Photography, Science, Tech, Smartphones, Consumer Tech, Ulanzi St 09


I Welcome the Rumored Demise of the Samsung Galaxy Note

Thanks to phones like the Galaxy S20 Ultra, a new segment of devices with flexible screens, and lite versions of the Note 10 and Note 20, Samsung’s flagship phone portfolio has sort of ballooned out of control over the last couple of years. So in an effort to streamline its offering, a new rumor is claiming that…Read more...
Tags: Android, Science, Samsung, Smartphones, Rumors, Galaxy, Samsung Galaxy Note, Consumer Tech, Galaxy Note, The Rumor Mill, End Of The Line For The Galaxy Note


Part human, part machine: is Apple turning us all into cyborgs?

With its iPhones, watches and forthcoming smart glasses, Apple’s gadgets are increasingly becoming extensions of our minds and bodies. It’s the big tech dream – but could it turn into a nightmare? By Alex Hern Illustration by Steven GregorAt the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, Apple engineers embarked on a rare collaboration with Google. The goal was to build a system that could track individual interactions across an entire population, in an effort to get a head start on isolating potential...
Tags: Apple, Google, Technology, Privacy, World news, Smartphones, Mobile Phones, Telecoms, Computing, Google Glass, Apple Watch, Alphabet, NHS COVID, Alex Hern Illustration, Steven GregorAt


Genshin Impact Earnings Achieved New Heights in October

Sales data tracking company Superdata has published a gross sales ranking for PC, console, and mobile games in October, declaring Chinese gacha game Genshin Impact as the most profitable of them all for the month and probably surprising few considering its steady accumulation of popularity. The sales information as interpreted by Superdata: Genshin Impact from […]
Tags: Games, Sales, Rankings, Smartphones, Anime, RPG, SuperData, Casuals, Genshin Impact


Moe Genshin Impact Pixel Art Game Sends Klee on a Bomberman Adventure

Genshin Impact‘s renown continues to expand as one dedicated fan produced a pixel art game depicting the adorably explosive Klee in a Bomberman-esque parody, letting loose plenty of explosions and cuteness. The 2-minute video will surely feel nostalgic to those who enjoyed Bomberman from how long ago: The game, which the creator calls “Klee no […]
Tags: Parody, Smartphones, Artists, Anime, Pixel Art, Klee, Bomberman, Gacha, Genshin Impact


DOAXVV Azur Lane Collab Artwork Indescribably Seductive

Official artwork for the Dead or Alive girls arriving in Azur Lane as part of the collaboration between the shipgirl game and Dead or Alive Xtreme Venus Vacation has been released, teasing the girls in their normal gun-toting attire and, of course, swimsuits, with such stimulation being an expected element. The tempting beach seductresses taking […]
Tags: Games, Marketing, Smartphones, Illustration, Artists, Anime, Pc Gaming, Oppai, Image Gallery, Dead or Alive, Mizugi, Azur Lane, Casuals


Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari Rerise Smartphone Game Ready to Rise up

Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari fanatics can look forward to enjoying a smartphone game alongside the upcoming second season of the anime as a game was announced, certain to contain plenty of monster slaying and micro-transactions for those who don’t enjoy the mindless grinding of smartphone titles or RPGs in general. The official Twitter account […]
Tags: Games, Fantasy, Smartphones, Anime, Announcements, RPG, Tate, Adaptations, Casuals, Isekai, Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari


Now's the Time to Tell Congress to Ban Carriers From Selling Locked Phones

Late last month, the UK banned carriers from locking smartphones. Now, Wired is reporting that the same thing might happen in the U.S. in 2021, as consumer activists push legislators to do away with some pesky regulations that allow for locked phones in the first place.Read more...
Tags: Gadgets, UK, Science, Smartphones, Dmca, Carriers, Consumer Advocacy, Consumer Tech, Right To Repair, Unlocked phones, Unlock Da Phones, Time to Tell Congress


Apple Black Friday deals on AirPods, Apple Watches, and more devices are available now ahead of November 27 — here are the best discounts

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Apple Black Friday is fast approaching, and retailers like Amazon, Target, Best Buy, and Walmart are offering noteworthy deals on Apple products.Some of the best discounts include price drops on the Apple Watch Series 6, AirPods Pro, and among others.Read Insider Reviews' Black Friday 2020 deals and Cyber Monday 2020 deals coverage for more savings.Sign up for Insider Reviews' weekly newsletter f...
Tags: Reviews, Iphone, Apple, Amazon, Black Friday, Ipad, Verizon, Trends, Siri, Walmart, Intel, Smartphone, Smartphones, Tech Deals, Netflix, Headphones


Verizon partners with Apple to launch 5G Fleet Swap

Apple and Verizon today announced a new partnership that will make it easier for their business partners to go all-in on 5G. Fleet Swap, as the program is called, allows businesses to trade in their entire fleet of smartphones — no matter whether they are currently a Verizon customer or not — and move to the iPhone 12 with no upfront cost and either zero cost (for the iPhone 12 mini) or a low monthly cost. (Disclaimer: Verizon is TechCrunch’s corporate parent. The company has zero input in...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, TC, Mobile, Verizon, Internet Of Things, Hardware, Tech, General-motors, Smartphone, Smartphones, Verizon Business, Mobile Phones, Telecommunications, Detroit, Verizon Communications


DOAXVV Azur Lane Collab PV Playfully Slaps Balls in Bikinis

As the Dead or Alive Xtreme Venus Vacation and Azur Lane collab approaches ever closer, a titillating new PV has graced the Internet, depicting all of the Dead or Alive girls and Azur Lane’s shipgirls frolicking on the beach in bikinis and bound to have onlookers completely mesmerized. The brief PV contains explosions, cute outfits, […]
Tags: Games, Marketing, Smartphones, Anime, Pc Gaming, Tecmo Koei, Oppai, PV, Dead or Alive, Mizugi, Azur Lane, Casuals


iPhone 12 mini review: the king of small phones

Mini phone crams most of iPhone 12 into small body but screen may be too small for manyApple’s latest smartphone range has a surprise entry in the form of the iPhone 12 mini, which is a genuinely smaller phone with very few compromises.The phone costs from £699 and is the cheapest of Apple’s new smartphone line sitting below the £799 iPhone 12, the £999 12 Pro and the £1,099 12 Pro Max. Continue reading...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Gadgets, Technology, Smartphones, Mobile Phones


Fate/Grand Order Developer’s Profits Plummet From ¥6.9 Billion to ¥1.3 Billion

Delight Works, the developer responsible for the superbly successful Fate/Grand Order, has suffered some rather devastating losses in the fiscal year ending July 2020, as they’ve decreased by 81% in comparison to the previous year, going from ¥6.9 billion to ¥1.3 billion. While it was not said if it was specifically Fate/Grand Order that helped […]
Tags: Business, Games, Money, Sales, Smartphones, Anime, Fate/Grand Order, Gacha, Casuals


Apple will pay $113 million to settle a 'batterygate' investigation into its practice of intentionally slowing down old iPhones

Tim Cook in Cupertino in September 2019. Christoph Dernbach/picture alliance via Getty Images Apple will pay $113 million in a settlement for an investigation into its past practice of intentionally slowing down people's iPhones. The payout is the latest Apple has made in regard to the matter — the company paid $500 million to settle a class-action lawsuit in May. Apple admitted to slowing phones down in 2017 and said it was to prevent old batteries from randomly shutting devices off, not ...
Tags: Apple, News, Washington Post, Trends, Indiana, Smartphones, Arizona, Tim Cook, Iphones, Cupertino, Mark Brnovich, Tech Insider, Getty Images Apple, Arizona Arkansas, Batterygate, Katie Canales


The Oppo X 2021 Rollable Concept Phone Looks Like It Stretches Reality

When it comes to delivering a big-screen experience in a package that still fits in a purse or pocket, rollable phones might be an even better solution than foldable handsets like the Samsung’s Galaxy ZFold2. However, with its new Oppo X 2021 concept, it looks like Oppo has figured out a way to turn a mind-bending…Read more...
Tags: Android, Science, Samsung, Smartphones, Oppo, Consumer Tech, Concept Phones, Oppo X 2021, Bring On The Rollables