This is what a virtual rainforest looks like through your smartphone

This is what a virtual rainforest looks like through your smartphone

Image: Simanjuntak/Epa/REX/Shutterstock Most of us have never stepped anywhere near a rainforest, much less had a chance to explore it something Google hopes to change with its new augmented reality experience. The “Into the Wild” exhibit sees some 1,000 square meters turned into a virtual rainforest, home to orangutans, Malayan tapirs and tiny mouse deer. […]

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Why this smartphone has a big, red button

Why this smartphone has a big, red button

Even if you’re all alone, this phone’s got your back. The Doro 8020X available in Europe and the UK is your typical waterproof smartphone, except it’s a bit more robust and potentially life-saving. SEE ALSO: The successor to the best phone you’ve never heard of comes this summer On the phone’s edge is a red […]

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Is this the upcoming flagship smartphone from HTC?

Is this the upcoming flagship smartphone from HTC?

A render of the upcoming HTC U.Image: Onleaks/91mobiles Is red color a new trend in smartphones? It definitely seems like it’s catching on; months after Apple launched a special edition (RED) iPhone, a new leak shows a red variant of HTC’s upcoming flagship, the HTC U. The phone, which is slated for a May 16 […]

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This is the world’s smallest smartphone

This is the world’s smallest smartphone

As major smartphones get bigger, one new startup believes there’s a way forward with smaller devices. A new device called the Jelly has cropped up on Kickstarter with one goal in mind: to create a “mini-sized phone with full features” that runs on Android Nougat and can deliver Internet connectivity over 4G networks. Most importantly, […]

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