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SDCC: Trailer for Vikings season 4

The History Channel has released a trailer for the upcoming fourth season of <b>Vikings</b>, which was shown earlier today at Comic-Con. Check it out …

New 'Star Wars: Battlefront' Trailer Is Absolutely Stunning

The first <i>Star Wars: Battlfront</i> trailer is out and it looks terrific—a stunning next-gen visual feast that does a great job showing off the massive air and land battles in the Star Wars universe.<p>We get a few familiar characters—Darth Vader and Boba Fett being the most recognizable—and a few familiar …

Star Wars

6 Things To Consider Before Building Your Next Gaming PC

Believe it or not, the act of physically building your first PC is relatively simple. It’s the research beforehand and process of choosing your parts that can be daunting. Will X component be compatible with Y component? Is this case future proof? How large a power supply do I need? What should I …

Computer Hardware

Great Scott! It's a Flux Capacitor USB Car Charger

Great Scott! If my calculations are correct when this sucker reaches 88 mph, you’re going to see some serious sh!t! Take your car… back to the future …

OEMs, just forget about the capacitive stylus already

The stylus has had a pretty traumatic life. It was a necessary tool back in the beginning of the smartphone and PDA era, as mobile operating systems …

Recon announces better camera images, ANT+ support, and updated production schedule for Jet

Recon has just announced some updates to its production schedule for the Recon Jet wearable glasses. According to the company, despite the change in …

Wearable Tech

Verizon tipped to be closing unlimited data smartphone upgrade loophole

It’s hard out there for a Verizon Wireless customer with unlimited data. Just weeks after Verizon confirmed its plans to “optimize” the data of its …

BodyGuardz Covert Case for the Samsung Galaxy S5

Slim yet sturdy protection for your Galaxy S5<p>Just because you want to protect your Samsung Galaxy S5, doesn't mean you necessarily want to encase it …

How to Disable Water Damage Popups on the Galaxy S5

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is a powerful flagship smartphone that combines most of the latest mobile technology all into one impressive device. When it …

49% off Spigen Galaxy S5 Tough Armor Bundle (last chance!)

<i>Last chance to grab the bundle, offer ends 9/4!</i><p>Keep Your Galaxy S5 Looking Like New with this Tough Armor Bundle by Spigen, 49% off in the Android Authority Deals Store.<p>If you are one of the millions of Samsung Galaxy S5 owners and want to protect your device from nasty dings and scratches, our …

Operating Systems

Long Term Review Of The Samsung Galaxy S5: Has It Secured Samsung's Smartphone Future?

Over the last six weeks I’ve been using Samsung’s flagship handset, the Galaxy S5. The smartphone strategy of the South Korean company hands this flagship a huge amount of responsibility. It needs to be able to command a significant volume of sales and providing revenue and income to the parent …

Braven BRV-BANK

If the Terminator had a backup battery, it would be this one. This 6,000mAh battery can charge two gadgets at once, is IPX 5 weatherproof and …

Gear & Gadgets

Tile, The Lost-Item Tracker With Millions In Crowdfunding, Was Worth The Wait

The first thing you’ll notice about Tile, the crowdfunded lost-item finder that attaches to bags, keys, bikes and more, is that it’s big. I mean, I know the company provided the device’s specs beforehand, but it’s still a surprise to see this large white square — bigger than a Wheat Thin and …

Another World live-action short film is out of this world

Eric Chahi's 1991 adventure game, Another World (or Out of This World, as it's known in North America), has been envisioned as a live-action short …

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active officially announced for AT&T

AT&T and Samsung have officially announced the Galaxy S5 Active, a tougher version of the Galaxy S5. As such, this device looks a bit uglier but that …

LG G3 vs Samsung Galaxy S5: quick look

The LG G3 has just been unveiled, along with its stunning specs, hardware, and new features. The device can definitely hold its own, and it’s one of the few that can challenge Samsung’s popular Galaxy S5.<p>With the G3, LG delivered a very well-rounded device that packs a punch and looks gorgeous in …

Phones

How to Fix Slow Galaxy S5 Camera Performance

The all-new Samsung Galaxy S5 was announced and released earlier this year to tons of excitement, and so far it’s one of the best smartphones for …

Android devs brace for more root changes

Back in January, noted Android dev Chainfire raised some warning flags about changes Google was making to Android sources that threatened to disrupt …

Galaxy S5 update improves camera speed and fingerprint sensor accuracy

An update is pushing to the unlocked version of the Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900F), reportedly improving the phone’s camera, gallery, and fingerprint sensor operation.<p>The update is currently available in the UK (BTU) through the Kies companion software and as an OTA, but it will likely follow to more …

Samsung Galaxy S5

Galaxy S5 Wireless Charging Cover Pre-Orders Start for May Release

The Samsung Galaxy S5 wireless charging back lets users charge the new phone by placing it on a compatible charger without fumbling for a cable or …

A Spectacular Deus Ex-Inspired Level, Made With Unreal Engine 4

I wonder if the next game will look anything like that.<p>The picture up there was snapped by a certain Wiktor Öhman: 3D artist, CMO at Swedish game …

SanDisk 128GB microSD Card

SanDisk managed to cram a whopping 128GB of storage in its newest microSD card, way more than the capacity of most smartphones, tablets or digital …

ES File Explorer returns some SD card support to your KitKat device (root required)

In a recent update to the Android operating system, Google made some changes to how external SD cards can be handled by apps within the system. The result, basically, is that applications have been stripped of their former ability and permissions to read and write files on an sd card. With file …

Software

Speed Up Bag carries cyclists' stuff and reduces drag

The base version of the bag has a waterproof plastic body, a capacity of four liters, and a zippered opening in the back, facing the rider. There's …

Easybreath Snorkeling Mask

Snorkeling is a great way to take in the sights and sounds under the sea without the need for bulky scuba equipment or certification. But it does …

STOP Your Bathroom Mirror from Fogging Up!

Comic Book Review - Dredd: Underbelly

<b>Luke Owen reviews the comic book sequel to Dredd…</b><p><i>In the wake of Ma-Ma’s death, other criminal gangs in Mega-City One are moving into the power</i> …

DJI's Phantom 2 Vision takes a stabilized camera to the sky, we go hands-on (video)

You may not have come across DJI before, but this brand is no stranger in the world of hobbyist drones. Even production studios use the company's gear for aerial videography, but that involves a lot more money than the average consumer can stomach -- DJI's three-axis camera gimbal alone can cost up …

5 Ways the iPhone 5s Beats the Galaxy Note 3

The iPhone 5s is continually one of the best smartphones users can buy and more often we are seeing users compare it with the large screen Samsung …