Posts From Corbin Davenport

Corbin Davenport
Corbin Davenport

Corbin is a tech journalist and software developer. Check out what he's up to at corbin.io.

Catch some ghosts in Luigi’s Mansion 3, now on sale for $39

Nintendo released Luigi's Mansion 3 for the Nintendo Switch back in 2019, and it ended up being even more well-received by fans and critics than the original installment on the GameCube. Like most Nintendo-published games, it doesn't go on sale often, but right now it's available for $39.25. That's a decent savings from the usual...

Samsung Bixby will speed up responses with on-device processing

Samsung's Bixby voice assistant has had a mixed history, with public opinion ranging from "it's fine I guess" to "get this off my phone." Even though the days of dedicated Bixby hardware buttons on phones are over, Samsung is still pushing forward with the assistant. During today's Unpacked event, the company revealed that performance improvements...

Galaxy Watch 4 doesn’t have YouTube Music or Google Assistant yet

Samsung finally revealed the Galaxy Watch 4 series earlier today, which is a substantial departure from the company's previous watches. The Tizen software platform is gone, replaced by a heavily-modified version of Google's Wear OS. Even though the Galaxy Watch 4 is undeniably a Wear OS watch, with the Google Play Store, Maps, and other...

Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 Classic Unboxing: What’s in the box?

Samsung's Galaxy Watch 4 series has finally arrived, after months of speculation and a lot of leaks. It might be the most important wearable product from Samsung in years, as it's using Google's Wear OS software instead of the Tizen platform found on all of Samsung's other watches. This is also the first time Samsung...

Firefox 91 arrives with improved cookie protection, tab changes on Android, and much more

Firefox is one of the few remaining browsers with its own rendering engine, as Opera, Brave, Edge, and others now utilize Google’s Chromium engine. However, Mozilla isn't having much trouble keeping Mozilla competitive with other browsers, as Firefox is about as fast as Chrome and Edge in real-world usage. Firefox 90 arrived last month with...

Microsoft is testing a night mode for Xbox consoles

Microsoft unveiled an updated design for the Xbox operating system last year, alongside the release of the Xbox Series S and Series X consoles. The improvements didn't stop there, though — updates have continued to roll out over the past few months with even more features. There's now another helpful feature in the works for...

Google has given up on the compact Android flagship

Earlier this month, Google showed off the upcoming Pixel 6 series revealing the finalized design and a few bits of technical information. We still don't know much about the new camera setup, or the fancy new 'Tensor' chipset co-developed with Samsung, but we do have photos of the new design from every angle. The Pixel...

Today only: Get an Apple iPad Pro for $200 off

Apple released a new generation of iPad Pro models earlier this year, boasting M1 chips, 5G support, a new mini LED screen, and up to 2TB of storage. Now that the newer iPad Pros are readily available, Apple is starting to mark down prices on last year's models. Best Buy currently has the 11" and...

The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD is already $10 off

Nintendo released The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD less than a month ago for the Nintendo Switch. It's a remake of 2011's The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword for the Wii, where you play as Link on the floating island of Skyloft, and the remaster has been just as well received as the original....

Grab a Google Wifi 3-pack for just $150 ($50 off) to fix your home internet

There are many, many, many mesh Wi-Fi systems that promise to deliver a strong network connection to every corner of your home, but one of the better ones in recent years has been the Google Wifi. It's not the most powerful mesh system around, but the Google Wifi is easy to use and is almost...

Final Fantasy VII Remake now on sale for both PS4 and PS5 (30-50% off)

Square Enix's remake of Final Fantasy VII was finally released last year, after first being announced all the way back in 2015. It ended up being one of the best games of 2020 (for anyone interested in JRPGs, at least), and the game was updated with enhanced graphics for the PS5 two months ago. Now...

Today only: Get a red Apple Watch Series 6 for $300 ($100 off)

The Apple Watch is one of the best wearables available right now, with the caveat that it can only be paired to an iPhone. Series 6 is the newest hardware generation, with an always-on display and blood oxygen monitoring support, and the 'Product RED' color has frequently been on sale over the past few months....