Smartphones have always been that way. You were expected and conditioned to pay a certain amount for a top-of-the-line phone and we did. That was that. However, a couple of things have changed that are allowing consumers to see "value" a little more clearly when it comes to buying a phone. Samsung has capitalized on it with the Galaxy S21, which is bound to be one of the best Android phones in 2021. … [Read more...] about Why did Samsung make the Galaxy S21 phones $200 cheaper for 2021?
"If you want to understand the kind of damage that climate change will inflict, look at COVID-19 and spread the pain out over a much longer period of time," Gates wrote on his blog in August. "The loss of life and economic misery caused by this pandemic are on par with what will happen regularly if we do not eliminate the world's carbon emissions." … [Read more...] about Bill Gates says he’s ready to work with President Biden on COVID, climate
Xiaomi's Redmi sub-brand, which focused only on the budget smartphone segment initially, expanded to the value flagship segment in 2019 with the Redmi K20 series. Redmi General Manager Lu Weibing has revealed in a post on Weibo that the company will soon enter another new segment. … [Read more...] about Redmi could be on the verge of launching its first flagship gaming phone
And even if the Metroid idea does end up being produced by Lego, there are no promises it’ll look the same as it does now. Lego will often make changes to the Ideas designs. You can see this by comparing the Back to the Future set from 2011. On the top is the Ideas version, and on the bottom is the retail packaging. … [Read more...] about Metroid looks amazing in Lego — and could become real if you vote
Easter eggs and observationsWe catch a glimpse of Grievous in the new animation style during the intro recap. He looks amazing; it's a pity we didn't see more of him this season.Also in the intro, we see a young Caleb Dume with his master, Depa Billaba,. This lad will survive Order 66, go into hiding and change his name to Kanan Jarrus -- a part of his life seen 2015 comic series Kanan: The Last Padawan. The rest of his story will play out in CGI animated series Rebels.Ahsoka uses the alias "Fulcrum" when contacting the Republic. She'll later adopt it when working against the Empire in Rebels, but we learn here that Saw Gerrera used it during the Clone Wars.Until the the rest of the troops, Rex doesn't wear a helmet painted with Ahsoka's colors when they arrive at Mandalore. Maybe he decided it clashed with the rest of his armor?Come back Friday for another recap! … [Read more...] about Star Wars: The Clone Wars episode 9 recap: Siege of Mandalore gets off to incredible start