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10 Things to Remember When You’ve Lost Your Motivation

<i>The biggest and most complex obstacle you’ll ever have to overcome is your mind. If you can overcome that, you can overcome anything.</i>Have you ever …

Samsung’s Galaxy S7 makes it a design leader

Finally filling Nokia’s big shoes while trying to avoid its missteps<p>When Nokia’s cellphone star faded, it was Samsung that stepped into the role of the world’s biggest phone vendor while others took over the mantle of being design leaders. The most copied designs today still come from Apple, but …

Phones

Incredibly Detailed Dioramas Fantastically Look Like Real Life

Japanese hobbyist Satoshi Arakis creates painstakingly-detailed dioramas at an incredible 1/32 and 1/35 scale. And, what's even more impressive is that he does all of this work at night, after he's done with his day job. Arakis constructs and paints objects that fit in the palm of your hand, and he …

hobbyist

Mongolian scientists study 200-year-old mummified monk who is 'still alive’

Two-centuries-old body discovered last week, covered in cattle skin, in Ulan Bator is in meditative trance, according to some Buddhist experts<p>Scientists in Mongolia are examining a 200-year mummified monk who some Buddhists believe is still alive because he is in a deep meditative trance.<p>The …

Mercedes-Benz Unveils Self-Driving Luxury Vehicle Concept at CES 2015

Only weeks after Google officially unveiled their self-driving car prototype, Daimler AG and Mercedes-Benz chose this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to debut the F 015 Luxury in Motion, a concept vehicle that can operate entirely without a driver behind the wheel.<p>Futuristic in …

CES

Android users continue to watch more porn than iOS users

Several months ago, we noted that Android smartphone users were leading the pack in terms of watching porn. Now, CNET alerts us to a new update that shows that Android users continue to outpace iOS users in porn viewing.<p>Courtesy again of PornHub, we now know that mobile viewing has over-taken …

The Oldest Time Capsule In American History Was Just Opened — Here's What's Inside

Paul Revere, Samuel Adams, and war hero William Scollay buried a time capsule in Boston more than 200 years ago, and we're finally seeing what's inside.<p>Museum conservators found newspapers, coins, a copper medal, a silver plaque, and other items in the capsule. One coin pulled from the capsule was …

The Arts

The powerful Saygus V2 supports up to 256GB of external storage

You may not be familiar with the company behind the V2 phone, and that is no surprise as Saygus is hardly a household brand. However, their new multimedia phone may just put them on your radar, with up to 320GB of internal storage and all the right specs to make a splash in the market.<p>Saygus is …

Monster sues Beats, Dr. Dre and HTC for fraud over famous headphones

Audio engineering company Monster has sued Beats, Dr. Dre and HTC over alleged “fraud and deceit” in the way that Beats acquired the rights to the popular “Beats by Dr. Dre” headphones.<p>In 2008 Monster entered into a relationship with Dr. Dre and Beats to design and manufacture the now famous “Beats …

Leaked Performance Numbers Of AMD's R9 390X: Should Nvidia Be Worried?

With many PC hardware launches, especially graphics cards, leaked performance numbers sometimes give us a glimpse of what we can expect from the shiny, new bits of kit that are just around the corner. Just such numbers have been leaked for AMD’s next-gen flagship gaming graphics card – what some …

Impressive Product Photograph Captured with a Smartphone, a Lamp, and a Few Flashlights

Inspired by Alex Koloskov’s popular iPhone vs. Hasselblad whisky glass video, photographer Tilo Gockel decided to give cheap gear professional …

A Japanese Construction Company Is Planning A $25 Billion Underwater Colony That Spirals Into The Ocean Floor

Blue sky thinkers say about 5,000 people could live and work in a modern-day Atlantis, a sphere 500 meters (1,500 feet) in diameter that houses hotels, residential spaces, and commercial complexes.<p>The vast globe would float at the surface of the sea but could be submerged in bad weather, down the …

Seafloor

RANKED: The Best Smartphones In The World

Here's our monthly list of the best smartphones you can buy.<p>We update this list approximately once a month. Our rankings are based on a variety of factors including design, software and hardware features, content selection, carrier availability, and price. We only consider phones that are available …

Phones

Skully Smart Helmet becomes the fastest Indiegogo project to reach $1 million

Remember the Skully AR-1 smart motorcycle helmet that we had a look at a couple of days ago? The project had already nearly tripled its original Indiegogo funding goal of $250,000 with 30 days left in the campaign, and it has now become the fastest fully-funded campaign on Indiegogo to reach the $1 …

Crowd Funding

Samsung to pay $2.3 million for lying to the US government

GazetteNet<p>According to the Washington Post, Samsung has agreed to pay the US government $2.3 million to settle charges that it intentionally lied to federal agencies about where a number of its products were manufactured.<p>Federal agencies are required to purchase products made in the United States …

GTA 5: PC and Next-Gen Release Tipped for 14 November

Rockstar Games is yet to announce the official release date for PC and Next-Gen versions of GTA 5, while internet is abuzz with fresh rumours …

The next gen Wi-Fi standard is coming. Wi-Fi’s 802.11ax could reach 10Gbps

When you download an app, browse the Internet, read your email or watch a YouTube video on your smartphone you are invariably using some form of wireless technology. On cellular networks that means technologies like 3G and 4G LTE. When you are at home or at work you are probably using Wi-Fi. …

Telecoms

Extend your Galaxy S5’s battery life with 5900mAh Mugen extended battery

Today’s high-end smartphones are powerful beasts with multi-core processors, 1080p (or higher!) displays, and other components that blow away the devices of yester-year. Of course with great power comes great battery drain, and so today’s smartphones see ever increasing battery sizes.<p>Turning to the …

Samsung demands $6m as it attacks Apple’s FaceTime video calling

Samsung has claimed that Apple’s FaceTime feature infringes on its video call patent, as the trial between the two technology companies intensifies.<p>The Samsung return follows three weeks of defence against infringement claims by Apple, which is seeking $2bn from its number one competitor in the …

Apple Reportedly Delaying Launch of 5.5-Inch 'iPhone Air' Due to Battery Issues

According to Taiwan's <i>Industrial and Commercial Times</i> [Google Translate, via <i>G for Games</i>] Apple's larger 5.5-inch iPhone 6 has been delayed and will launch in 2015. The report notes that the company is struggling with finding a sufficient battery that measures 2 mm or less to fit in the device's …