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Vin Diesel officially confirmed as Groot in Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy

Coming hot on the heels of the announcement that Paul Rudd has been cast in the lead role for Edgar Wright’s <b>Ant-Man</b>, Marvel Studios has finally …

Watch the first trailer for The Expendables 3

After wrapping only a few months ago, the first teaser trailer for <b>The Expendables 3</b> has debuted online.<p>The focus really is on ‘teaser’ here. The …

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Where is this Tesco supermarket? In the Chinese town of Dangong, which borders with North Korea: http://bbc.in/19G9V3S And - thanks to the long alliance between the two countries - Dandong is full of North Koreans. The BBC's Lucy Williamson meets them.

The 50 best Android games of 2013

2013 was a very good year for Android games, as more developers recognised the potential of Google-powered smartphones and tablets. From action and puzzle games to sports and strategy, Android was well-served with impressive and inventive games to suit all tastes.<p>Trends? As on Apple's iOS, the …

2014 in film preview: science-fiction

The Edge of Tomorrow<p>Tom Cruise, all trussed up in robo-exoskeleton, plays havoc with quantum theory as a future soldier who can die and be resurrected via a fancy fandangle the film-makers are calling a "time loop". Doug Liman directs a script based on the Japanese young adult novel All You Need is …

IN PICTURES: This Year's Best Naked Student Calendars 2013

As December is the time for looking back over the past year, we thought it a good opportunity to take a look at the best naked student calendars.<p>And …

Russian navy nuclear submarine enters service

The Russian Navy’s second nuclear-powered strategic missile submarine, the Aleksandr Nevskyhas, has entered service.<p>It’s part of a next-generation class that will be the backbone of Russia’s sea-based nuclear deterrent for decades to come.<p>Each has a crew of 107 sailors and officers, and is fitted …

Kim Jong-un was "very drunk" when he ordered the execution of two aides close to his purged uncle, according to Japanese newspaper reports. Full story: http://fw.to/gebIH7D Photo: Reuters

Disney cuts CEO pay, adds Twitter co-founder to board

(Reuters) - Walt Disney Co has slashed Chief Executive Bob Iger’s fiscal 2013 compensation by 15 percent with a bonus cut, and named Twitter Inc co-founder Jack Dorsey an independent board director.<p>Jack Dorsey, chairman of Twitter and CEO of Square, takes part in the Techonomy Detroit panel …

AK-47 rifle inventor Mikhail Kalashnikov dies at 94

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Mikhail Kalashnikov, the Russian designer of the AK-47 assault rifle which has killed more people than any other firearm in the world, died on Monday aged 94, officials said.<p>Kalashnikov, who was in his 20s when he created the AK-47, died in his home city of Izhevsk near the Ural …

China to ease one-child policy early next year

BEIJING (Reuters) - Changes to China’s strict one-child policy, which will allow more parents to have a second child, will begin to roll out early next year, state media said.<p>The policy change is expected to go into force in some areas of China in the first quarter of 2014, Yang Wenzhuang, a …

The 20 best mobile apps to download now

There is no trend that has changed how we use computers more than the app. Whether they are on iPads, iPhones or Android phones, what used to be called programmes have altered the way we think about computers. Here are 20 of the best to try.<p>Real Racing 3<p>Free; iPhone, iPad and Android<p>Simply the best …

Rayovac to Show Off New Battery Chargers For Gadgets at CES 2014

Rayovac has announced that it will be rolling out new portable charging solutions for gadgets at CES 2014. There will be multiple products in the …

Top tech Christmas gifts for kids

There's not much time left to buy your childrens' Christmas presents, but if you're looking for some last-minute ideas, check out these techy treats<p><b>1. LeapFrog LeapPad Ultra</b><p>The closest thing yet to an iPad for children, which critically will keep them away from your tablet. Ultra-tough with …

McLaren to replace windscreen wipers with an ultrasonic force field - Pocket-lint

McLaren may soon say goodbye to windscreen wipers and hello to ultrasonic force fields. Yup, the old invention from the turn of the last century may …

Samsung Started Mass Production of 5.25-inch QHD Displays for Galaxy S5 (Rumor)

Several rumors are circulating all over the internet about the launch and specifications of the purported Samsung Galaxy S5. Actually there’s some …

Apple Patents Integrated Heart Rate Monitor For Smartphones, Hover Touch Sensors

Apple has been issued a couple new patents by the USPTO today (via AppleInsider), including one for hover touch sensing, the likes of which we’re starting to see rolled out in Android-powered devices lately like the Samsung Galaxy S4. Another patent issued today covers an embedded heart rate …