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Galaxy S5 or Xperia Z2: what's the best Android device of the moment?

Galaxy S5 or Xperia Z2? It’s a legitimate question, especially in the light of the awards we gave out at MWC last week, which stirred quite a bit of controversy in the comments section. Android Authority chose the S5, but the Xperia Z2 deserved the award probably just as much. Alas, we could only …

Phones

The Best Android Phones of 2015

The greatest thing about Google’s mobile OS: You have your choice of handsets on all the major wireless carriers. Here are the best Android phones …

Mobile

Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 unboxing (Video)

Samsung unveiled a slew of new tablets at CES back in January. Some of them were interesting, but the Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 is what truly caught our eye …

DGiT Daily - DGiT

Facebook data breach may have included private Messenger chats<p>Derrek Leigh21 hours ago<p>The fire just keeps growing.<p>Uber steps into bike sharing with …

Design Me, a fantastic Windows Phone 8 personal management app

Design Me is a Windows Phone 8 app that is a collection of personal management tools designed to help you make it through the week. Released last …

TravelCard is An Extremely Portable External Charger That Can Easily Slip In Your Wallet

Running out of battery at important is one problem every one of us face at one point. There are external battery packs available that can help you …

Gear & Gadgets

Explore every day

Make every day an adventure in 2018<p>Check out our best solo travel safety tips, with content taken from our new Solo Travel Handbook.<p>Going solo<p>In 2018, we’re encouraging people to rethink their perception of travel: to find adventure in the everyday, discover new experiences and make more meaningful …

Solo Travel

Best travel locations for families

Latest Posts<p>Mold could impact health. It has been common secret and debate in the health world. Some people believe it, and some people don’t …

San Francisco Bay Area

19 Ingeniously Mind-Blowing Camping Ideas

I’ve always loved camping and being in the outdoors. Living in the middle of nowhere for half of my life, I developed various skills and learnt many …

30 + Camping Recipes!

You all knew it was only a matter of time before I put together this insane list of <b>30+ Camping Recipes</b>, right? No? Well take a good look around …

Cooking

Survival

Our tips, tricks, tactics and tales will help you get out of whatever it is you've gotten yourself into.

Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Pack

Survivalist icons like Bear Grylls make due in the wilderness thanks to their experience, their wits, and plenty of equipment. You might not have …

35 Easy-to-Find Sources of Tinder

May 17, 2013 by Melanie Swick | 4 Comments<p>The ability to start a fire can mean the difference between life or death, but even in the best of …

How to Turn Your Smartphone into a Mobile Survival Library

A lot of Survival “purists” out there raise their nose at gadgets and the newest technologies. Although there is something to say about not relying …

Dry Measure: How To Dry Wet Boots In The Field

You almost made it across the creek--but now your feet are soaked, your boots are sloshing, and you're headed for misery, if not frostbite. There are …

Sixty Uses For a Bandana - Preparing for shtf

Bandanas can have many uses in a survival situation, so keep a few in your bug out bag. Here are sixty uses for a bandana, leave a comment if you …

Kit: Multi-Day Hiking

It doesn’t take much to pack for a day hike: throw on a coat, pull on your boots and tuck a beanie in your back pocket in case the weather turns …

Introducing the Most Innovative Sleeping Bags of 2014

Mountain Equipment's Matrix with hood. <i>Photo:</i> courtesy of Mountain Equipment<p><b>Mountain Equipment Matrix:</b> For alpine climbing in wet environments, it's hard to pick a sleeping bag. Down is lighter and more compressible, but synthetic insulation can still keep you warm if it gets wet—untreated down just …

Backpacking

SOLKOA – Military-Grade Survival Kits For Civilians

<b>Colorado Springs, CO, November 2013, SOLKOA Inc.</b> — For several years SOLKOA, Inc. has been quietly producing a huge variety of specialized survival …

10 Must Have Items For A Bug Out Bag

<b>10 Must Have Items for a 72 Hour Emergency Kit or Bug Out Bag</b><p>Are you ready to be self-sufficient if a natural disaster or emergency occurs? It is …

7 Tips to Survive Cold-Weather Camping

Winter camping can be fun, but it can also be just plain cold. Plan ahead to make your cold-weather camping trip comfortable and memorable.<p>It's cold. It's snowing. And it's a great time for a camping trip.<p>The moon makes the snow-draped forest glow, and the retreat of the summertime campers means …

Camping

How to choose the ideal survival knife (Infographic)

<b>134</b> Flares <b>134</b> Flares ×<p>One of the most important tools for wilderness survival is a quality survival knife. The market for these knives is huge and …

Infographics

How to Start a Fire with a Fire Plough

The sh*# has hit the fan and the power is out. Despite all warnings, you didn’t stock up on matches, lighters, or a flint. It’s getting cold outside, …

Bear Grylls Mountain Pack

Bear Grylls, the ultimate survivalist has recently teamed up with renowned outdoor gear manufacturers Gerber for a series of survival products. And …

41 Camping Hacks That Are Borderline Genius

These tips and tricks will guarantee you'll be a totally happy camper this summer.

Hacking

How to start a fire in the rain

The Best Knives and Multitools

Benchmade Volli<p><b>The sell:</b> At 4.3 ounces and half an inch thick, it’s a slimmer, lighter traditional knife.<p><b>The delivery:</b> The Volli is perfect for those who prefer a long blade (3.3 inches) but still want something that slips easily into a pocket. Thanks to Benchmade’s smooth Axis-Assist mechanism, …

Knives

How Do Gear Companies Decide Next Year’s Colors?

An extremely sophisticated, somewhat mystical process that will surprise you<p>Blue and orange are the happiest colors, or at least that’s what Adidas claims. It’s one of the reasons why the company chose those hues for the 2014 Boston Marathon uniforms.<p>Turns out there’s room for debate on that …

Boston Marathon