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The 7 biggest shockers from Apple’s ‘Spring Forward’ event

The biggest surprise about today’s big Apple Watch event? That Cupertino’s upcoming wearable didn’t really steal the show.<p>We got a few new details about the smartwatch, but Tim Cook and crew really blew our minds with several other big announcements. Here are the most important revelations from the …

Samsung Galaxy A3 and A5 will arrive in the UK on Feb 12th

Samsung’s Galaxy A smartphone series is slowly making its way around the world and the UK is next on the launch list. Samsung has announced that the Galaxy A3 and A5 will go on sale in the UK this February.<p>A number of high street retailers will stock the handsets, including the Carphone Warehouse, …

Electronics Industry

Tim Cook expects to ship the Apple Watch in April

Of all the mysteries still surrounding the Apple Watch, its long-awaited launch window was easily the most debated. Well, not any more. Apple CEO Tim Cook just confirmed during the company's quarterly earnings call that the company's oft-hyped Watch should ship in April 2015 -- not March like many …

Apple Pay

Samsung Packs An 8-Core Processor Into Its New 5.5-Inch Galaxy A7 Smartphone

Last year Samsung released an eight-core version of the Galaxy S5, and now it has outed a dedicated octocore smartphone in its own right: the Galaxy A7.<p>Korean firm teased the phone in 2014 and showcased it last week, according to a report, but now it is official with dual 1.8GHz and 1.3GHz …

Phones

Amazon prepares for UK drone tests, but commercial launch would need law change

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Amazon<p>Amazon is recruiting people to assist with tests of its “Amazon Prime Air” drones in the U.K., job ads posted in …

Samsung could replace eMMC storage with UFS 2.0 next year

According to industry sources, Samsung Electronics will begin mass production of a new type of storage for smartphones come the end of 2014. The new UFS 2.0 NAND flash memory modules will eventually replace eMMC storage found in current smartphones.<p>The sources also suggest that Samsung may make the …

Phones

30 Pieces Of The Berlin Wall Spread Out All Over The World

This Sunday, Germany will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. To mark the event, Reuters photographers around the world captured images of segments of the wall, which are kept as monuments in countries from Taiwan to South Africa and Guatemala. People walk by these every …

US Candidates in Final Push: Pictures

Man and Uber Man

Uber, Travis Kalanick’s smartphone-based car service, has been valued at $18.2 billion, but its C.E.O. still spends a lot of his time on the warpath. His enemies include the taxi industry, regulators around the world, his rivals, and even, on occasion, his customers.<p>Every now and then, when he’s …

The Under-Appreciated Genius of Mark Zuckerberg in China

"Facebook is blocked in China, but Chinese media and social media was aflame with the story of the multi-billionaire founder of Facebook who speaks Chinese!"<p>I promise, this is it. But I think I can also promise that this is worth it. Earlier today, I posted a summary of the back-and-forth about …

German street artist CASE, known for his hyperreal murals around the world, incorporates hands as a recurring motif.

League of Legends Generated $946 Million In Revenue for 2014

According to a new research conducted by Superdata, Riot Games’s League of Legends appears to be the most popular MMO with 11.9 percent market share, …

League of Legends