These ads show off the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ camera features

Samsung has released three ads to show off the reimagined camera on its Galaxy S9 and S9+. Each ad shows a distinctive feature of the camera in Samsung’s newest flagships, so without further ado, let’s take a look at them.Slow-mo waterfall

The first ad shows off the 960 fps 720p slow-mo video recording capabilities of the Galaxy S9 and S9+. Samsung is quite proud with this feature – it can turn 0.2 seconds of footage into a 6 second video, adding a dramatic effect to videos and allowing you to capture moments you’ve never imagined. This ad also reminds us that …

Verizon vs AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint Q4 metrics show that promos backfire

If you want to know how did the big four mobile carriers do in the last quarter, look no further than the research firm Strategy Analytics report that ranks Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint by subscribers, net adds (including the valuable postpaid segment), and the average monthly churn rate that crudely shows how satisfied the users …

Nokia steals the show to become the most mentioned brand at MWC 2018

HMD Global, the company that successfully revived the Nokia mobile phone brand, had a great Mobile World Congress (MWC). The Finns managed to score almost two dozen awards during the 4-day trade fair, more than it did last year at MWC.

Even though it faced fierce competition from Samsung, which unveiled the Galaxy S9 and S9+ the same day, HMD Global made quite a splash with its new lineup of Android smartphones and the Nokia 8110 4G aka the “banana phone.”

According to a survey published by Brandwatch in partnership with Twitter, Nokia was the most mentioned brand during MWC 2018, …

Developers can now show off ten screenshots on their App Store listing

Developers have been given a little more real estate to promote their apps in the Apple App Store. Listings in the App Store for iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, and Apple Watch can now include as many as ten screenshots per device. With that in mind, altogether developers can post as many as 40 screenshots. Prior to the change, announced today, developers were limited to five screenshots per device, for a total of 20.

By doubling the number, developers will be able to show off more key features of an app, and display more tiers and characters of a game. Besides the ten screenshots, 30-second video …

Asus ZenFone 5's beefed up specs show up in benchmark

Asus is readying its new ZenFone smartphones, which will be revealed on February 27 at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018. We’ve already learned a few things about some of the devices that Asus plans to introduce later this month, including what some of them look like.

A live picture allegedly showing the front side of the Asus ZenFone 5, which seems to be the company’s upcoming flagship, leaked online. Now we have more information on what’s under the hood thanks to AnTuTu, a benchmarking tool used to test the performance of phones and other devices.

If the information provided by AnTuTu …

Redditors threaten to show up to Coinbase headquarters with guns


Well this is frightening. 

Reacting to the news that Coinbase account holders had been mistakenly overcharged (in some cases, thousands of dollars), one individual took to Reddit to suggest a troubling solution: Show up at the cryptocurrency exchange’s San Francisco headquarters with guns. 

And he was met with at least some support. 

“Anyone want to show up at the Coinbase headquarters with guns and hold them at gun point until they refund us,” asked the redditor under the name bombodail. “I think that might be the only way to get the money back.”

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Ulefone will show off the T2 Pro at MWC: all-screen front, Helio P70, dual camera

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Ulefone has been known to strive towards building good-looking handsets with respectable hardware specs, and its latest entry is no different. What’s even more exciting about the upcoming Ulefone T2 Pro is that it will be showcased at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, giving enthusiasts a chance to learn more about it!

But what is the Ulefone T2 Pro …

Leaked photos show several components belonging to the Samsung Galaxy S9/S9+

Yesterday, we showed you images of the batteries that will allegedly be deployed inside the Samsung Galaxy S9 and Samsung Galaxy S9+. Those images came from tipster Roland Quandt, who today disseminated some more tweets containing pictures of other Galaxy S9/Galaxy S9+ components. For example, one of the images shows the fingerprint scanner (notice the new shape?) while another reveals the lone camera earmarked for the back of the 2018 flagship model.

Another picture shared by Quandt shows off the USB-C board for the Samsung Galaxy S9+. Both models will be unveiled on February 25th, at the …

Apple takes Animoji Karaoke to the next level in Grammy show ads

Apple has two new cool animoji ads and it aired them at the Grammy’s to showcase the fun new iPhone X feature to a wide audience.

Both ads are basically animoji karaoke interpretations of popular songs.
The first one has an alien singing Childish Gambino’s “Redbone” with a special appearance by Mr. Unicorn. It’s all set in a psychadelic universe filled with cat, panda and robot emoji, and you can see it below.
The second one called “Amigos” has a different set of animoji perform “Stir Fry” by hip …

Google will show off the future of AR in mobile games at GDC 2018

On Monday, March 19, Google will be hosting a Google Developer Day at 2018’s Game Developer Conference (GDC). Then from March 21st through the 23rd they will have a booth at the same conference. While you will need a GDC pass to attend in person, Google will be kindly live streaming the event for our viewing pleasure. If you are interested in seeing the event, you can sign up for updates via Google’s event page. Not sure if you want to? Here’s what they will have in store…

Last year, when Google attended GDC they focused on increasing player engagement …