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Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE Advanced coming soon, but most carriers aren't ready

Samsung is planning to release a variant of the Galaxy S4 that supports LTE Advanced (LTE-A), the next generation of superfast mobile data. The device will come to South Korea within weeks, Samsung Mobile head J.K. Shin tells <i>Reuters</i>. The updated device could prop sales of its flagship up as Apple …

Call of Duty: Ghosts brings Splinter Cell-style stealth and a drone-like dog (first impression)

<i>Stay on top of all our E3 2013 coverage here.</i><p>Call of Duty: Ghosts is a major departure in the gameplay and feel of the fastest-selling game franchise on the planet. As such, publisher Activision Blizzard is taking a major risk. It is balancing the need to give fans what they have always liked …

Agent Smartwatch Banks On Design, Developers, Distribution To Survive Battle

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Ross Rubin is principal analyst at Reticle Research and blogs at Techspressive. Follow him on Twitter @rossrubin.</i><p>Stop me if you’ve heard this one. A guy walks into a watch store and a smartwatch business partnership is formed. OK, it’s not a funny joke; in fact, it’s not a joke at …

Samsung Is About To Launch A Secret, Super-Fast Version Of Its Galaxy S4 Phone

J.K. Shin, also co-chief executive of the world's biggest technology firm by revenue, said the phone would be sold in South Korea as early as this month.<p>Samsung was in talks with several overseas carriers to take the phone, Shin told Reuters in an interview at Samsung's headquarters in Suwon, just …

Google Glass does have a diversity problem. Here's why it matters

It's hard not to feel a twinge of sympathy for Dean Johnson. Like other applicants to Google's #ifihadglass scheme providing early access to its …

E3 2013: PDP Unveils Disney Infinity Accessories, Carrying Cases And Displays

As you undoubtedly know by now, Disney Infinity is going to be “a thing.” The game will allow players to experience a charming story mode as well as a robust toybox mode, encouraging crazy mashups such as Mr. Incredible running around under Nemo’s sky (the ocean), visiting Alice’s tea party. It …

iOS Platform Of Choice For Shoppers, All But Biggest Companies Focus On iOS And Android

Apple retains the top spot when it comes for uses making actual purchases on their mobile devices, according to a new Forrester report. iOS shoppers are around 30 percent more likely to make a purchase on their device, and about 15 percent more likely to do product research on their smartphones and …

Siri Takes Another Beating From Microsoft In Latest Anti-iPad Commercial

More than 600,000 people have viewed this new commercial in the last couple of days.<p>The ads hark back to the days of Apple's "Mac vs. PC," campaign, the long-running and much beloved ads featuring Jon Hodgman and Justin Long as the cool and dorky personifications of Apple and Microsoft, …

Here’s Why Facebook Wants to Edge In on Twitter’s Hashtags

Although not the inventor of the tool, Twitter has dominated conversations centered around the hashtag (#) for quite some time. As we saw last week, …

Netflix to run original Dreamworks TV series

The agreement calls for more than 300 hours of new programming<p>Associated Press<p>June 17, 2013 8:03pm (UTC)<p>NEW YORK (AP) -- Netflix is going to start running original television series from Dreamworks Animation.<p>Financial terms were not disclosed.<p>Netflix Inc. says the multi-year agreement is its …

Report: China Now Has The World's Fastest Supercomputer

Tianhe-2, a supercomputer developed by China's National University of Defense Technology, achieved processing speeds of 33.86 petaflops (1000 trillion calculations) per second on a benchmarking test, earning it the number one spot in the Top 500 survey of supercomputers.<p>The tests show the machine …

Chinese Supercomputer Is Now The World's Fastest - By A Lot

Every six months, the Top500 organization reveals its list of the world’s fastest supercomputers. And for the past few lists, there’s been a lot of movement. In June 2011, it was Japan’s “K” supercomputer. In June 2012, it was IBM‘s Sequoia. In November 2012, Cray took the lead with its Titan …

Superhero Bits: Man of Steel 2, The Avengers, The Wolverine, Iron Man, Arrow, Amazing Spider-Man – /Film

Is there any way <b>Man of Steel 2</b> could be in theaters next year? Want to see the new poster for <b>Red 2</b> and read the tracklist for <b>The Wolverine</b> …

Man of Steel

Superhero Father's (and Mother's) Day from Andry Shango

Joss Whedon Hints At Loki's Role in Avengers 2

Cartoon Style Evolution of SUPERMAN

3 More DC Characters Teased In ‘Man of Steel’ & Why The Sequel Probably Isn’t Coming In 2014

3 More DC Characters Teased In 'Man of Steel' & Why The Sequel Probably Isn't Coming In 2014<p>So, you’ve likely seen “<b>Man Of Steel</b>” by now and like the …

Comic Strip: Captain America’s New Suit, ‘Thor 2′ Reshoots and ‘Justice League’ in 2015?

ScreenCrush’s Comic Strip is a weekly roundup of the hottest superhero movie news items. From Marvel to DC and points in between, if it pertains to …

Man of Steel

Release Dates Set for THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 3 and 4

Trailer for MARVEL'S HULK AND THE AGENTS OF S.M.A.S.H.

Henry Cavill's Future In Hollywood: It's A Wrap!

DESPICABLE ME 2 - Seven Fun Clips and Featurette