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Jet-powered Bike Gets Up to 50MPH, Looks Incredibly Unstable [Video]

Here's a crazy video for you: Colin Furze takes an old bike, rigs it with a pulse jet and speeds around at 50MPH on its unstable, old wheels.

Sony’s 6.4-inch Xperia ZU Coming June 25th?

According to a new report, the Sony Xperia ZU will officially be announced June 25th, bringing with it a Snapdragon 800 processor and 6.4-inch display.

New Image of the HTC One Mini Leaks to the Net

While we’ve known about the HTC One Mini (aka M4) for a while now, we've yet to see a clear, credible image of the device - until today.

Rovio Teases “Angry Birds Go”, Promises To Be Something New

We’ve seen countless reiterations of the Angry Birds already, so what’s next? Apparently “Angry Birds Go”, which promises to be a whole new kind of game.

Report: Nokia Finally Plans to Kill Off Symbian This Summer

Symbian is dead. I know it, you know it. Nokia knows it. Now they finally are preparing to pull the plug for good, or so it is reported.

Sony PS4: No DRM For Most Games, But 3rd Parties Can...

Will the PS4 enforce any kind of DRM like the Xbox One? The quick answer is no. The long answer is that Sony won't promote DRM, but 3rd parties could.

How Do iOS 7 Features Compare to Android, WP8 and Blackberry?

Wondering how new features in iOS 7 compare to Android and other mobile OSes? We have a chart that helps you get a better idea of the differences.

Xbox One Will Cost $499, Launches in November

With E3 underway, we have learned that the Xbox One will cost $499 and will launch sometime this November. Is this is a fair price or not?

Apple Unveils Redesigned Mac Pro, Also Refreshes Macbook Air

After years of essentially ignoring the Mac Pro, Apple has now introduced a major new update and total redesign.

Apple’s iOS 7 is Official, Brings Major Design Changes

We've known it was coming for a while now, but its finally official: iOS 7 is here. So what's new this time around? As expected,...

Best Apps of the Week (6/7): A Look at New Apps...

Friday has arrived once again, and that means another Best Apps of the Week roundup here at Mobile Magazine.

Xbox One Requires You to Check-In Daily, Won’t Initially Allow Rentals...

Microsoft has now further clarified its stance on used games and checking in online. What do you think of these policies? Interested in the One or not?

How Much Will Xbox One and PS4 Cost? One Analyst Suggest...

How much will the Xbox One and PS4 cost? One analyst seems to believe the PS4 will price around $349, with the Xbox One costing $399.

O3b Launching Satellites As Part of Plan to Bring Net Access...

O3b is now preparing to launch 4 satellites into space, as part of its initiative to bring high-speed web access to remote locations across the globe.

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active Officially Announced

After countless rumors and hints, Samsung has now confirmed that the Galaxy S4 is getting a rougher, tougher brother, the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active.

Google Bans Pornography Apps from Google Glass

It seems that Google has taken a stance against pornography, at least when it comes to their upcoming wearable computer, Google Glass.

Acer Officially Unveils its 8.1-inch Windows Tablet, Reveals Plans for More...

The Acer Iconia W3 is now finally official, making for the world's first smaller-screened Windows 8 powered tablet.

Asus FonePad Note Set to Take On the Galaxy Note Series

It looks like Asus is taking aim directly at the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and upcoming Note 3, introducing the Asus FonePad Note, a new stylus-equipped phone.

Best Apps of the Week (5/31): A Look at New Apps...

Friday has arrived once again, and that means another Best Apps of the Week roundup here at Mobile Magazine.

Apple Working on Eye-Tracking Technology, Patent Indicates

A newly discovered USPTO patent indicates Apple is preparing eye-tracking technology of its own.

Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini Now Official

We've been hearing about the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini for a while, but now the rumor phase is over. The phone is now official!

Windows 8.1 Will See Start Button Return, But Will It Make...

Windows 8.1 will also see the return of the Start button, as well as a way to directly boot up each time into the start menu. Will it make any difference?

Google Glass Getting Porn App

If there is one universal truth on the Internet, it is this: Porn is EVERYWHERE. Soon that will include on Google Glass.

Raspberry Pi Makes Its Way Into Space, Takes Some Great Pics

The Raspberry Pi and its recently launched 5MP camera were sent up to space as part of Dave Akerman's “Pi in the Sky” project.

Mercedes-Benz Plans to Use QR Code Stickers to Potentially Save Lives

Mercedes-Benz has something a bit different in mind for QR code stickers: saving lives by providing rescue plans for its vehicles.

The PR2 Personal Robot is A Real-Life Rosie the Robot –...

Ever secretly dreamed of having your own Jetsons-style personal robot? The PR2 robot is a personal servant that predicts your needs and caters to them.

This Just in From the Land of Crazy, Rumors Claim Sega...

A new wild rumor suggests that Sega might be getting back into the video game hardware business with the Sega Spectrum. Yes, we know the rumor is crazy...

White LG Nexus 4 is Official, Coming In “Several Weeks”

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There has been talks of a white LG Nexus 4 for a while now. It's official now, with the phone arriving in the weeks to come.

LG: No Nexus 5 in the Pipeline, but We Could Soon...

Wondering what's next for LG? LG Mobile's European VP Kim Wong has just spilled the beans on quite a bit of the company's plans going forward.

Foxconn and Mozilla Teaming Up, Could Bring Firefox OS Tablet?

Recently Foxconn and Mozilla announced they were working together on a Firefox OS related project. Now rumors have surfaced suggesting it will be a tablet.

Lenovo Planning on Bringing Its Smartphones to the U.S.

According to Lenovo's CEO Yang Yuanging, the company hopes to bring its smartphones to the US market within a year. Lenovo sees expanding its smartphone presence a major step forward.

Patent Points to Possible TV Watching Achievements for the Xbox One

Apparently Microsoft is thinking about changing up achievements, adding them to new places – such as TV watching.

Yahoo Reportedly Puts Bid in For Hulu

Tumblr. Flickr. Now Hulu? If a new rumor is to be believed, Yahoo has placed a bid on the TV/movie platform.

Bridge in Washington State Completely Collapses, Google Maps Already Updated

While some map solutions might have a reputation for inaccuracy, Google Maps seems to be a pretty solid choice when it comes to getting up-to-date maps.

Xbox One Used Games Situation: Fee or No Fee?

Xbox One - supporting used games, or not supporting used games. That is the question. Unfortunately, the answer isn't all that easy.

Best Apps of the Week (5/24): A Look at New Apps...

Yet another Friday has arrived... the weeks fly by don't they? It is once again time for another chapter of "Best of Apps of...

HTC First UK Launch Delayed as Facebook Home Continues to Receive...

In light of mixed to poor reception for Facebook Home, the HTC First is now being delayed from its expected UK launch. What does this mean for Facebook?

Sony PS4 versus the Xbox One: How do they compare?

Microsoft's Xbox One is now official. How does it compare to the already announced Sony Playstation 4?

Xbox One Officially Announced!

Microsoft's next gen console is now official. Forget the name Xbox 720, Durango or anything else. Today Microsoft introduced the Xbox ONE.

Could Microsoft be Reading/Scanning Your Skype Messages?

Microsoft is pretty well known for its “Scroogled” campaign which pokes at Google's potential privacy concerns. But what about Microsoft's own Skype?

NASA Funding Effort to 3D Print Food

We've seen quite a few interesting uses for 3D printers, but the latest idea not only takes the cake -- but could end up printing it, too.

Yahoo Buying Tumblr for $1.1 Billion

This weekend, the net was abuzz with rumors that Yahoo was buying Tumblr. The news is now official.

The First Phone From Jolla Now Up For Pre-Order, Runs Sailfish...

Looking for something different than your typical iPhone, Blackberry, WP, or Android device? Jolla's first smartphone is now available for pre-order!

Quad-core Smartphone for Under $200? The Chinese ThL W100 Is Just...

Wish you could get your hands on a quad-core smartphone for under $200? Your wish is granted with the ThL W100.

Google Changes Its Mind on Loaning Out Google Glasses, Now Allows...

Google has now changed its stance on the whole “loaning” part of its Google Glasses policy.

Best Apps of the Week (5/17): A Look at New Apps...

Friday has arrived once again, and that means another Best Apps of the Week roundup here at Mobile Magazine.

ZTE Grand X2 is Powered By Atom Processor, Coming to Europe...

ZTE Grand X2 is powered by an Atom processor and is coming this fall to Europe. What do you think, interested or not?

YouTube Opens Up Live Broadcasting to its Users

As long as your channel is in good standing with 1,000 subscribers, you can now sign up for live broadcasting via YouTube.

Google Announces Galaxy S4 “Google Edition” at Google I/O

This year's Google I/O keynote didn't see hardly any hardware announcements, but it does mark the unveiling of the Samsung Galaxy S4 “Google Edition”.

Samsung Galaxy S4 Has Already Shipped 4 Million Units, And Counting

According to Samsung, the number has now reached 4 million globally (through April) and is quickly rising.