Philip Henderson

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Samsung Galaxy S5 “best smartphone display ever tested” by specialist test company DisplayMate

DisplayMate Technologies, which makes display test kit for every major screen manufacturer in the world, has declared that the new Samsung Galaxy S5 has “the best performing smartphone display that we have ever tested” with “a long list of new records.”<p>While OLED screens have long been considered …

Galaxy S5 sports best smartphone display, testing firm says

Samsung's Galaxy S5 has set records for its high-quality screen, in the view of DisplayMate president and research scientist Raymond Soneira.<p>In an in-depth analysis of the new phone's screen technology, Soneira called the Galaxy S5 the "best performing smartphone display that we have ever tested." …

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Samsung Galaxy S5 manual now available online [PDF embed]

The Samsung Galaxy S5 manual is now available online for everyone to peruse. The user manual for Samsung’s latest Galaxy contains instructions and explanations on everything from setting up the device for the first time, to using the fingerprint sensor, to gauging your pulse after a workout with …

Samsung Galaxy S5 Teardown Reveals Camera, Heart Rate Monitor And Fingerprint Sensor Innards

The Samsung Galaxy S5 won’t be officially on sale in the U.S. until next week, but already people have gotten their hands on early hardware and torn it apart to see what makes it tick. Chipworks (via 9to5Google) has disassembled one of Samsung’s new flagships, and it provides an interesting look at …

Apple so rattled by ‘Next Big Thing’ ads, it almost changed ad agency, claims Samsung

Apple senior VP of marketing Phil Schiller was so concerned about Samsung’s <i>Next Big Thing</i> ad campaign, in which the company poked fun at Apple customers, that he emailed Tim Cook to suggest a change of ad agency to fight back – according to a claim by Samsung lawyer Jon Quinn.<p><i>The Verge</i> reports that …

Microsoft Have Been "Playing With" VR for a While, Phil Spencer Says

Microsoft have been trying out their own ideas for virtual reality for a while, Phil Spencer said at GDC.<p>I think the technology’s really interesting, …

GameStop Will Never Get Why You Hate Them - Cheat Code Central

As the song says, “…welcome to the new age.”<p>Someone should probably tell GameStop that if you stand in the way of a moving train, you’re not going to …

Dead Island: Epidemic Hands-On Beta Preview - This is not the Dead Island you think it is... - COGconnected

March 31, 2014<p>Share This<p>Since I started watching Twitch on our Xbox One, I have found myself watching more competitive gaming. In today’s gaming …

EA Jumping on the Free Games Trend and Starts With Dead Space

Following in suit with Xbox Live’s Games with Gold and the PlayStation Plus Instant Game Collection, EA’s digital distribution channel, Origin, is …

Here's Proof Buying More Stuff Actually Makes You Miserable

Our piles of crap don’t just contribute to reality-TV shows like <i>Storage Wars</i> and <i>Hoarders</i> — they also make us miserable, and not just when we can’t …

Meet the Guy Who Owns Only 15 Things (Not Counting Undies or Socks)

If you’re thinking of adopting a more minimalist lifestyle for 2012, take a page from the playbook of Andrew Hyde, an itinerant blogger-cum-interface …

Duct Tape: 19 Uses For The Ultimate Survival Tool

Duct tape has long been heralded for its many uses around the house, on a boat, and in the car. The inexpensive yet durable bonding item also boasts …

How to Use Temptation to Strengthen Your Willpower

I was running a leadership offsite at The Allison Inn and Spa in Oregon — one of my favorite hotels — and the food, as always, was exquisite. The carrot cake at lunch was so delicious that I ate two pieces. And when the staff brought out big, thick, gooey, homemade cookies during a break, I was …

High-Protein Breakfast Helps Prevent Unhealthy Snacking Later, Study Says

Your mom was right, breakfast <i>is</i> the most important meal of the day -- and a new study reveals a very important element you should include in your a.m. meal.<p>According to a new study published in he American Journal of Clinical Nutrition people who enjoy breakfasts high in protein are less likely to …

Health Benefits Of Eggs

<i>Welcome to Ask Healthy Living -- in which you submit your most burning health questions and we do our best to ask the experts and get back to you. Have a question? Get in touch here and you could appear on Healthy Living!</i><p>"Ask Healthy Living" is for informational purposes only and is not a …

Juices for Better Health

Fitbit Flex vs. Jawbone Up: The Battle of the Fitness Bracelets

Most days my exercise consists of getting up from my desk to go to a meeting or walk from the subway to the office. For the most part it's my …

Brain overload explains missing childhood memories

Scientists -- and parents -- have long wondered why we don’t remember anything that happened before age 3. As all parents know, no matter how momentous an event is in a toddler’s life, the memory soon drifts away and within months there isn’t even a wisp of it left.<p>Now a new study shows that …

On the Road to Self-Betterment, Apps That Keep You on Track

Setting goals is easy. Keeping them is the hard part.<p>That’s where the newest wave of goal-keeping applications, like Lift and Alive.do, comes …

The FastDiet - Revised & Updated

• <b>Author:</b> Michael Mosley & Mimi Spencer<p><b>The #1 New York Times bestseller</b><p><b>Is it possible to eat normally, five days a week, and become slimmer and healthier as a result?</b><p>Simple answer: yes. You just limit your calorie intake for two nonconsecutive days each week—500 calories for women, 600 for men. …

Does It Matter How Often You Work Out?

You already know the thirty minutes of exercise, five days a week recommendations. But new research says it may be more complicated… and more flexible.<p>Can’t drag yourself to the gym today? Don’t sweat it—just log extra time tomorrow. When it comes to a few major exercise health benefits, it doesn’t …

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Health Do: Drink a Cup of Water With Lemon as Soon as You Wake Up

Last week, Miranda Kerr talked about how she starts every day with a cup of warm water with lemon. And she's not the only one: Lauren Conrad is a fan, as is chef Sarah Britton, and rumor has it Jennifer Aniston is too.<p>Here's why...<p>Experts say that the simple act of sleep can pull water from your …

9 Ways to Incorporate Tea Into Your Day

Antioxidant- and vitamin-rich tea has a slew of health and wellness benefits. Whether sipping an electrolyte-filled rooibos blend or a metabolism-boosting green, a daily cuppa does the mind and body good. However, it's not always easy (especially on hot August days) to incorporate a steaming cup …

Living with anxiety: Britain's silent epidemic

Claire Eastham is 26 years old, and truly blessed: funny, lovely to look at, extremely bright (she has two degrees). She lives with her boyfriend in London and has a job she loves ("my dream job") at the publisher Penguin where she works in sales. Appearances, though, can be deceptive. Last …

The Science Of Conquering Your Fears -- And Living A More Courageous Life

Aristotle believed courage to be the most important quality in a man. “Courage is the first of human virtues because it makes all others possible," he wrote. Today, it's one of the more neglected areas of positive psychology, but recent research has begun to move toward an understanding of what …

Young People Are Sleeping With Their Phones. Their Parents Are Sleeping With People.

Do you snuggle up in bed with your smartphone instead of your significant other? If you’ve fallen asleep with an electronic device, you’re not alone.<p>Sixty-three percent of smartphone users age 18-29 admit to drifting off to sleep with a cell phone, smartphone or tablet in their bed, according to a …

100 Wonderful Ways To Live To 100

Want to add more and better years to your life? Now is the time.<p>We're living longer than ever: The average American that was born in 2013 will be alive nearly four years longer than someone born 20 years ago. But until recently, it wasn't clear if the years we've added to our lives were <i>good-quality</i> …

The Extremely Quantified Self: Meet Rachel Kalmar, Who Wears 21 Fitness Trackers at the Same Time

Rachel Kalmar wears a sleeve’s worth of step-counting wristbands and a sort of ammo belt of clip-on trackers. Nike FuelBand, Fitbit, Basis, Pebble, …