August 21, 2013

Pumpkin's Palette: メイドです! (I'm a maid!)

I saw Suwabe's maid cosplay from his twitter and I couldn't help but make a parody of it.
Characters that Suwabe has voiced recently.
Left to right: Yamato (Devil Survivor 2), Kaname (Brothers Conflict), Ren (UtaPri)

YouTube for Android updated, features multitasking and improved design

Google has begun a staged rollout of a brand new YouTube app for Android that brings a number of UI changes and in-app multitasking.

The app, which is compatible with Android 2.2 devices and higher, takes on the company’s new Cards design, which debuted earlier this year and has since been adopted in Gmail, Maps and others, and allows viewers to minimize videos and watch them while browsing the rest of the app.

To activate the multitasking, users must swipe down on the video window itself, a gesture that feels extremely natural. The animations within the app are equally smooth; it’s clear this has gone through a lot of optimizations.

Users have also gained direct access to history, favourites, playlists, uploads and Watch Later content.
The app still goes full screen when tipped on its side, but many superfluous UI elements have been removed for a cleaner experience.

There’s also a new simplified icon, though the jury is out on whether it’s an improvement over the old one.

[via Mobile Syrup]

Brothers Conflict - Episode 8 [v.P]

Hey Bro! Apologies for the lateness of this post. My annoying internet/modem was playing up again. I wasn't able to connect to my life the internet for 90% of today, and I am indeed rather annoyed about that.
But here is my weekly fangirl dump.
Conflict 8: Nightmare.
The main focus of this episode is the relationship between Azusa and Tsubaki, and Tsubaki confronting his deepest feelings. This episode takes from volume 5 and volume 6 of the original novel series (*spoiler warning, reading the novels may spoil your anime experience).