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New Zealander Attempts to Hike North Korean Range

A former cop hopes to be the first person in modern memory to hike the Korean peninsula's 870-mile mountain range, the Baekdudaegan, which runs from North Korea's border with China to the South Korean coast.<p>According to an article in the <i>New York Times</i>, Roger Shepherd, from New Zealand, is the first …

North Korea

HTC One mini vs Galaxy S4 mini: by the numbers

Trading on the names of their big brand flagship phones HTC and Samsung have released ‘mini’ versions of the HTC One and Galaxy S4. These handsets are mini in the sense that they have smaller screens (and hence smaller physical dimensions) than their bigger brothers, but they are also mini in that …

Phones

Samsung’s craziness visualized: 26 screens in one image

<i>An infographic shows the staggering variety of devices that Samsung has brought to market in the UK over the past year.</i><p>It’s no secret that Samsung doesn’t believe in the “one size fits all” principle. The Korean giant prefers to carpet bomb the market with as many devices as possible, in an effort …

Galaxy Note

Make Android look like iOS 7 with this Nova-compatible package: jbOS7

It’s been almost a week since iOS 7 was announced by Apple and among its “new and innovative” features, the system also comes with a completely changed design that may appeal even to some Android users. Thanks to Google’s customizable mobile platform, those interested can now tweak Android’s …

Widgets

Extend Samsung Galaxy S4’s battery life with the official spare battery and charger kit

When the mighty Li-Ion battery of the Samsung Galaxy S4 (2600 mAh capacity) is not enough, owners can now make use of a spare battery and a helpful charger kit, which has been recently launched by Samsung. Compatible with all variants of the smartphone, this extra charge is enough to double …

Gear & Gadgets

Sony still has a lot to prove at E3 2013

Despite Microsoft's messaging missteps of late, E3 won't be an easy win for Sony. Here's what it needs to communicate next week.<p>Heading into E3, Sony has more to prove with the PlayStation 4 (PS4) than its console-making competition. Microsoft has already shown that, in its quest to take over your …

Living Rooms

Samsung And Nokia Could Be Gearing Up For A Smartphone Camera War

So Samsung’s Galaxy S4 Mini and Galaxy S4 Active have officially made the leap from unimaginative rumors to unimaginative reality, which leaves only one oft-rumored version of the popular smartphone left unaccounted for — the curious S4 Zoom.<p>As the name sort of implies, this Galaxy variant is said …

Madfinger teases Dead Trigger 2, promises more at E3

Madfinger’s <i>Dead Trigger</i>, a zombie survival horror game for mobile devices, was a big hit on Android for a couple of reasons: one, the Tegra 3 edition was graphically impressive, and two, Madfinger decided to drop the title’s price from $1 to free. With <i>Dead Trigger 2,</i> the company’s looking to …

Mobile Devices

Samsung Galaxy S4 slide-out keyboard case available for $79.99

This Samsung Galaxy S4 Bluetooth keyboard could be very useful to you, if you’re always on the road, typing long emails and you don’t like using the virtual keyboard.<p>Even with the Google Keyboard for Android available in the Google Play Store, the experience of a physical keyboard is most certainly …

Gear & Gadgets