The Samsung Galaxy S4 Active went head-to-head with the rulers of the animal kingdom. The rugged phone did in fact hold its own against a 31-year-old African Bush elephant, which is pretty impressive... However, a tank full of dolphins and a baby giraffe (named after San Francisco Giants 1st baseman, Brandon Belt) proved the S4 Active to be a little less rugged.
That being said, unless you swim with a school of dolphins in your backyard pool, or keep a towering 1300 lb. giraffe as a pet, the phone should be just fine. Fine, of course, after a little loving … Read more
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The Zebedee LIDAR laser scanner reminds us of that scene in "Prometheus" where David laser-scans the inside of those creepy caverns. Well, Australian scientists are doing that in the Leaning Tower of Pisa. Iran wants to launch a poor Persian cat into space, while Volvo is training hamsters to drive trucks with the automaker's new power-steering technology. This is the world we live in. All that and more on this week's episode of Crave. … Read more
CNET en Español ya está aquí.
For years, readers have asked me when CNET would publish our reviews, news, and videos in Spanish. That time is now.
I'm excited -- no, I'm ecstatic -- to show you our new sister site: CNET en Español, available at www.cnet.com/es/. The site launched today and comes stuffed with the unvarnished tech advice you know from CNET.com, presented in Spanish for anyone who loves the language and loves technology. We've paid special attention to topics that matter for Spanish speakers in … Read more