Sebastian Navarro

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This pizza box doubles as a movie projector

Movie-and-pizza night usually means having to retreat to the TV in the living room, but not if you live in Hong Kong. Ad firm Ogilvy & Mather HK has built the Pizza Hut Blockbuster Box, a pizza box that turns into a projector at the drop of a hat. All you do is pluck a lens out of the protective …

Everything we know about Google's next massive Android update

Google is holding its annual developer conference next week, which is where it usually spills some details on the next version of Android. We probably won't see the final product — usually Google just gives developers a taste of what's to come — but we'll likely get a good idea of what the most …

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Google's New Free Tool Will Help You Avoid Getting Hacked

By far one of the most common methods hackers use to infiltrate your inbox is what’s called a “phishing attack.” In a phishing attack, an Internet …

Alcatel Onetouch Idol 3 review

Smartphones are expensive. For many of us, they are the most important devices in our lives, justifying their cost. But there’s no ignoring the fact that most smartphones you buy cost $600, $700, or even up to a thousand dollars.<p>For that price, you generally get a great display, speedy performance, …

Vizio's latest 4K TVs start at $600

Vizio has already developed a reputation for offering decent 4K TVs on the cheap, and it's cementing that image now that it's rolling out its 2015 line of Ultra HD screens. The company's new M-Series sets (above) tout full LED backlighting, speedy 802.11ac WiFi and a six-core processor starting at …

New app solves maths equations in seconds

While helping their children solve basic math problems is possible for most parents for a while, it can become tricky as the exercises get more and more complicated.<p>That’s why a Croatian entrepreneur decided to create an app using character recognition software, that allows smart phones to solve …

Samsung's Gear VR makes its retail debut on Friday

Starting on Friday (or March 27, if you prefer) you'll be able to stroll into one of about a hundred Best Buys and walk out with a Gear VR Innovator Edition to combine with your Galaxy Note 4. This isn't the first time Samsung and Best Buy have tied up to promote one particular vision of VR; after …

Chinese manufacturers are trying to kill the smartphone bezel

The Game Changer: OPPO Releases Smartphone With Rotating Camera

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Global technology firm, OPPO, is the first to release a smartphone with a rotating camera. The N3, a refreshed version of its predecessor, boasts a …

The Galaxy S6 hits U.S. carriers on 4/10, and you can pre-order starting tomorrow

The S6 Edge will run about $100 more<p>Samsung today announced that the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge will be available on US carriers starting April 10th, the same time as they are scheduled to be available for sale across the world. Additionally, customers in the US will be able to pre-order the phones …

BlackBerry's new tablet is a Samsung Galaxy Tab S

BlackBerry has just announced a brand new tablet that has far more in common with a Samsung tablet than the company's failed PlayBook. That's because the tablet, called the Secutablet, is simply a modified Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 (pictured above).<p>As you might have guessed from the name, …

5 ways to make money with your phone

You don't like to think about it, but between the up-front cost and the monthly contract payments, your phone costs you a fair bit of money. What you might not realize is that it can make you money, too.<p>You won’t get rich, but you can pay for a few trips to Starbucks. Here’s how to get started.<p><b>1.</b> …

The secret your cellphone company doesn't want you to know

Recently, AT&T surprised everyone when it added a new option to its GigaPower fiber Internet service: privacy. Yes, for just $29 more a month, AT&T promises it WON'T sell your search and browsing history to advertisers. How generous.<p>While there's still some doubt about how private your information …

Eight VR headsets your eyes need to see

Virtual reality is almost upon us. And no, this isn't the heavy, constrictive, poorly animated VR you might remember from the early '90s. These modern entries into the VR space are lighter and faster, and pump out the sort of fantastical 3D worlds our younger selves always dreamed of …

Epic Games head believes VR will 'change the world'

Tim Sweeney knows the video game industry. He started Epic Games, the studio behind huge franchises like <i>Gears of War</i>, <i>Unreal Tournament</i>, and <i>Infinity Blade</i>, and the widely used game development software, Unreal Engine. He's hailed as a founding father of the modern gaming industry, having started …

Samsung will reportedly use a metal frame in the Galaxy Tab S2

If all the rumors prove true, we can expect Samsung to unveil the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge on March 1st at the company’s Unpacked event. Today we’re finally getting a break from the Galaxy S6 rumors, this time focusing on the company’s tablet lineup. In a report from <i>SamMobile</i>, Samsung’s Galaxy …

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5 dangerous apps you don’t know your kids are using

If you're a parent or a grandparent, you know kids pick up the latest technology lightning fast. Of course, that means the children in your life can also be using apps and visiting sites that are totally inappropriate for their ages. Worse yet, you might not even realize it.<p>Let’s look at five …

Surprise! Dish Network emerges as major wireless player after FCC auction

Dish, once again, demonstrated that it is serious about the wireless business. But just what that business is remains to be seen.<p>The nation's second-largest satellite TV provider was a surprise winner of the Federal Communications Commission's so-called AWS-3 wireless spectrum auction, which …

Amazon Makes It Easier to Use iTunes, Spotify With Its Echo Speaker

Sometimes Amazon works well with rival services. Still has a way to go in this case.<p>Amazon has made it easier to play music that doesn’t come from Amazon on Echo, its not-yet-officially-released connected speaker. But not <i>that</i> much easier.<p>While a Saturday update brought voice control support for …

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Android 5.0 Lollipop OTA hitting Samsung Galaxy S5 in Australia now

One of our lucky readers in Australia woke up this morning to a little surprise from Samsung, Android 5.0 Lollipop has landed on his Galaxy S5.<p>We’ve seen the latest version of Android roll out to the same device in other markets around the globe. Starting in Poland it moved across Europe, but it is …

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New app promises to give your iPhone a 32MP camera

How would you like an app that transforms your regular 8-megapixel iPhone 6 camera into a 32-megapixel one?<p>Okay, so it’s not <i>exactly</i> as miraculous as it sounds, but photography app Hydra is a worthy tool to add to your virtual camera bag. It works by taking a series of up to 60 small images and then …

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Game on: Apple patents snap-on iOS gamepad

What is it with Apple and the gaming-related patents as of late?<p>Just weeks after the publishing of an Apple patent showing a concealed gaming joystick capable of being hidden in future iPhones, today the U.S. Patent and Trademarks Office has revealed another Apple invention related to a snap-on …

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Prynt's Smartphone Case Brings a Polaroid-like Experience

Prynt, the smartphone case that will spit out printed photos on the spot has launched on Kickstarter looking to raise $50,000.<p>While it’s only launching today, it’s not the first time we’ve come across the nifty little gadget for Android devices and iPhones. If Prynt is successful in reaching its …

These phones made the first ceremonial transcontinental call 100 years ago

Making a phone call from New York to California doesn't count as an extraordinary feat these days.<p>But pretend it's 1915. A verbal conversation …

Right Now, Apple Risks Missing Out On The Next Big Thing In Technology

The initial reactions to the HoloLens have been overwhelmingly positive.<p>Business Insider's Matt Rosoff got to try it for himself on Wednesday. He says he's "convinced personal computing is on the verge of a major change," predicting head-mounted displays like these will "be a huge leap over the …

Sneaky Leatherman multitool disguises itself as a bracelet

There's a certain sense of readiness and satisfaction that comes from carrying a multitool. It doesn't matter if the world throws an Amazon box, a beer bottle or a loose screw at you. You're ready. You can take it on with the help of your trusty gadget. But multitools aren't welcomed everywhere and …

Ring ring, it's your watch calling

Does a smartwatch need its own cellular connection?<p>The simple answer is, well, no. Adding a cellular radio to a watch increases the size, drains the battery faster and makes it more expensive. That's why most of the high-tech watches opt for Bluetooth for talking to a nearby smartphone.<p>AT&T isn't …

This is the best Chromebook you can buy

If you were trying to pick out a new Chromebook two or three years ago, your choices would be much easier and more limited. But now, every major PC manufacturer has started making its own Chromebooks in different sizes and configurations, making the buying decision a lot more difficult.<p>A Chromebook …

Smartphone maker you never heard of valued at $45 billion

OK, we all know Samsung is the biggest smartphone maker in the world, and Apple is No. 2. But do you have any idea who the third largest is?<p>Lenovo? LG? Nokia? Sony (SNE)? No, no, no and no. It's a Chinese company called Xiaomi.<p>If you've never heard of Xiaomi, you will soon.<p>Xiaomi just raised $1.1 …

Visiobike e-bike makes your phone into a rear-view mirror

Claiming your bike is the "smartest in the world" is a bold statement to make, but Visiobike founder Marko Matenda isn't all talk. His Visiobike, currently looking for funding on IndieGogo, is packed full of technology, from its design to its deep smartphone integration. I caught up with Marko to …