Star Wars: Visions’ ‘T0-B1’ nods to Astro Boy to rewire Star Wars’ outlook on droids

If all living things can feel the Force, why not a sentient being of wire and metal? Though lacking a bloodstream of Midi-chlorians, the white-and-blue-plated T0-B1 droid — pronounced “Tobi” — of Disney Plus’ Star Wars: Visions anime dreams himself as a flesh-and-blood Jedi. He would rather swing the lightsaber rather than help his human creator, secretly an exiled Jedi, greenify a wasteland planet.
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Android users are in luck after this iOS 15 update

Apple changed the game with this one. The days when you needed an Apple product to FaceTime are over. Apple has introduced the ability to FaceTime between Androids and iPhones. With the iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 update, those with Apple devices can create a link to FaceTime and send...
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Pixel UI guide: Everything you need to know about Google's Android skin

Most people likely think Google Pixel smartphones come with stock Android. This is only half true, though. In reality, Pixel phones come with an Android skin known colloquially as Pixel UI. It looks a lot like stock Android but has different designs and features added in. The idea that Pixel’s...

Are Chromebooks worth it? The pros, cons and why they're all most people need

A lot more people were introduced to the world of Chromebooks in the past year as they were snatched up for remote learning and at-home work during the pandemic. It's likely because of this that I spent more time fielding questions about them from family and friends than I have since they first launched in 2011. That's right: Chromebooks are now 10 years old and a lot has changed.

How to share location on iPhone 13?

Location sharing has become an everyday part of most users’ lives. If you’re planning to visit a friend’s house, you can turn on location sharing with them as you leave your house, and they can know exactly when you’ll reach your destination. It’s also a useful method to share places you’ve been to, and almost all modern phones support location sharing, including iPhone 13.

What Is the Linux Command Line and How Do You Use It?

On most Linux computers, you have the option to open a window and type commands that tell your machine to do things. Sometimes, as your computer is booting up or if something crashes, this text-based interface occupies your entire screen. This is the Linux command line. It’s older than the...

How to Use FaceTime on Android from iPhone For Calling

The good news, Apple has enabled FaceTime for Android. So Android users are now able to join a FaceTime call through a FaceTime link shared by an iPhone user. FaceTime has always been considered as a sign of exclusivity to the Apple ecosystem. Apple first launched FaceTime in 2010. FaceTime...

19 new Android games from the last week: The best, worst, and everything in between (9/19/21 - 9/26/21)

Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android games that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week or so. Today's list is broken up into several segments, ranging from best, average, to mediocre. So whether you're looking for the best games of quality or are simply looking for the latest free-to-play gacha titles, you're covered. This week I have a good port from Square Enix, a lazy port from Square Enix, and a greedy pay-to-win Pokémon game. So without further ado, here are the new and notable Android games released during the last week.

Xiaomi Smartphones: Can You Trust Them With Your Data?

Xiaomi is now the largest smartphone manufacturer, taking over from Samsung and Apple in June 2021. While they may not offer the best smartphones yet, Xiaomi thrives on value-for-money devices that seem too good to be true. However, they have been under constant scrutiny for their privacy practices and data collection methods.

Pokemon Unite: Game-breaking Lucario bug is making it a one-shot one-kill

Pokémon Unite has been gaining immense popularity ever since the game was first announced on June 24, 2020. The interesting tweak to the traditional MOBA genre has definitely made the game stream-worthy and after its recent release on Android and iOS, the downloads have skyrocketed. Still being in the initial stages of development, the game is bound to come with glitches and bugs. It was no surprise, then, that a bug was discovered in the meta Pokémon Lucario, making him a one-shot which is making Pokémon Unite Ranked matches unplayable for a lot of players.

Google is working on per-website auto-darkening for Chrome for Android

Google Chrome for Android lets you automatically darken websites but the setting is system-wide for all websites you browse. This may not be ideal however, and Google is working on a way to make this setting per-website instead. In Chrome Canary for Android there is a new section in the...

What is Siri ? Top 8 Alternatives for Siri In 2021

This post will explain google apps like siri. It was initially presented by Siri Inc., as an iOS application on the App Store. After seeing the following it was acquired by Apple on 28 April 2010. After the addition of Siri Inc., by Apple, all the development application for launching Siri options on BlackBerry in addition to Android phone has actually been canceled.

11 Things You Can Do While on Airplane Mode

The airplane mode is a common feature in gadgets that prevent receiving or transmitting wireless signals so that they don’t interfere with aircraft communications. Many of us see airplane mode on our devices and wonder what it’s actually used for. After all, not everyone spends enough time in the air to need access to it so often.

React Weekly Issue 18

Introducing Gatsby 4 Gatsby 4, now in Beta, combines the control and scalability of server-side rendering with the…. MUI provides a robust, customizable, and accessible library of foundational and advanced components, enabling you to…. Among all the state management libraries available for use in React apps, Redux is the most...

Shadowrun Trilogy Heading to Switch

Paradox Interactive announced it is releasing the Shadowrun Trilogy bundle on Nintendo Switch. The bundle contains Shadowrun Returns, Shadowrun: Dragonfall – Director’s Cut, and Shadowrun: Hong Kong – Extended Edition, and it will be released on the console sometime in 2022. All three games are developed by Harebrained Studios and...

Best Free Android Apps: SudoQ – Sudoku app

SudoQ is an implementation of the classic Sudoku logic-based, combinatorial number-placement puzzle. In classic sudoku, the objective is to fill a 9×9 grid with digits so that each column, each row, and each of the nine 3×3 subgrids that compose the grid (also called “boxes”, “blocks”, or “regions”) contain all of the digits from 1 to 9.