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Samsung Galaxy Note 4: When It's Time To Say Goodbye

Preorders start today for the new Samsung Galaxy S8 and the S8 Plus. The S8+ handset features a 6.2-inch Super AMOLED quad HD display (2,960-by-1,440 resolution, 529ppi), while the S8 has a 5.8-inch Super AMOLED quad HD display (2,960-by-1,440, 570ppi).


Meet the two-meter long jungle snake addicted to meth

Meet the two-meter long jungle snake addicted to meth

The exposure to the highly-addictive stimulant methamphetamine transformed the usually sedate python into an erratic and aggressive creature. That's what NSW Corrective Services in Australia had to deal with after a python was seized during a drug raid.



Samsung has a clever new message, but will it fly?

With a stunningly sleek and attractive design, Samsung hopes that taking one look at it will cause you to forget its troubles over the past year. It's mostly meant for navigating your phone by using voice commands, but it also can use the camera to recognize objects and even landmarks and bring up information and online shopping options for them.


We're about to take our first ever photo of a black hole

We're about to take our first ever photo of a black hole

By its very nature , the black hole at the heart of our galaxy is impossible to spot. The operative word above is "elusive" - black holes are, as TechCrunch explained , very well-lit in the rim, as planets heat up while moving towards them, ready to be swallowed up.



Samsung Galaxy S8 vs LG G6: Ultra-widescreen showdown

Samsung has blamed the Note 7 fires on multiple design and manufacturing defects in its batteries. A few examples, the LG G6 has a 5.7-inch display, the Huawei Mate9 has a 5.9-inch display, while the OnePlus 3T and Google Pixel XL have 5.5-inch screens.


Father, mother and two-year-old burned in London acid attack

Father, mother and two-year-old burned in London acid attack

A woman who declined to be named said they used to live on the Barnsbury Estate, close to where it happened. Specialist fire officers were also sent to the scene with hoses to cool the burns. Met Police have now launched an investigation to track down the attacker. The father is said to have suffered "life-changing" injuries and all three remain in hospital.