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At 5.5 mm thick, Gionee’s Elife S5.5 is the world’s thinnest smartphone

Chinese smartphone brand Gionee has announced the Elife S5.5, which has claimed the title of world's thinnest smartphone, measuring just 5.5mm thick.

So long, green! This camcorder has full-color night vision

The KC-2000 is a camcorder that captures nighttime and low-light video in full color, allowing for better image quality with details and color accuracy. The camcorder, which also shoots still photos, is ideal for surveillance, law…

SkyDrive is now officially called OneDrive, and it comes with free cloud storage

SkyDrive is now officially no more, and has been renamed to OneDrive after a naming dispute with UK broadcasting and ISP giant Sky forced Microsoft to make a name change. Read on to learn more here.

The spirit of River City Ransom lives on in Treachery in Beatdown City

Check out this neat Kickstarter pitch for Treachery in Beatdown City, a game in the vein of River City Ransom that fuses lo-fi brawling with turn-based RPG mechanics.

Wolfenstein: The New Order marches in May with a Doom beta in tow

Bethesda Softworks confirms a May 20 release date for MachineGames' Wolfenstein: The New Order, with a special bonus for those that pre-order in the former of beta access for id Software's next Doom game.
Movies & TV

Guardians of the Galaxy debut trailer tickles Marvel’s funnybone

Marvel Studios delivers a first look at Guardians of the Galaxy, its blockbuster summer comedy about outer space superheroes on the run from a villainous jerk.

Thousands of Belkin WeMo devices may be vulnerable to hackers: UPDATED

A private research firm has recently uncovered a number of major security flaws in Belkin's popular line of WeMo home automation products. Hit the jump to read on and learn more about this threat.

LG G2 Mini exposed before MWC, specs can’t match the G2

The LG G2 Mini has been exposed ahead of its launch at Mobile World Congress, but sadly, the specification isn't up there with the G2.
Android Army

BBM now works on Android phones running Gingerbread

Last month BlackBerry said it'd soon launch BBM for Android phones running Gingerbread and on Tuesday it made good on its promise. With more than 20 percent of the world's Android phones still running v. 2.3, the app's user base could…

Samsung rumored to replace Android with Tizen on Galaxy Gear 2 smartwatch

A new rumor suggests Samsung will replace Android with Tizen on the Galaxy Gear 2 smartwatch, and that it'll launch during Mobile World Congress.

Google explains how not to be a Glasshole

Google has published an etiquette guide for Glass users in a bid to stamp out Glasshole-type behavior, thereby preventing its face-based gadget from becoming dragged down by negative publicity when it hits the market later this year.

Noki-arrr launches the Treasure Tag, a location tracker for forgetful pirates

Nokia has launched the Treasure Tag, an NFC accessory for anyone who has left their keys/wallet/bag/all three behind, and regretted it for the rest of the day.