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S6 appeal and Ripley's return in CNET UK podcast 423

We look ahead to the Samsung Galaxy S6 and HTC One M9 in our preview of MWC 2015, plus find out how Neill Blomkamp's new "Alien" movie will rewrite the series.

Ellen Ripley (Sigourney Weaver) sets her sights on the xenomorphs with the help of Corporal Hicks (Michael Biehn) in "Aliens". Fox

They mostly come at night... mostly. The next to tie up the story of extra-terrestrial ass-kicker Ellen Ripley, thanks to director Neill Blomkamp.

And speaking of horrifying futuristic nightmares, UK and US spies have been caught trying to dip their fingers into our SIM cards with an attack on SIM card manufacturer Gemalto. Meanwhile Lenovo has been caught trying to spy on your computer to shoehorn in more ads.

But to distract ourselves with shiny consumer baubles, we look ahead to Mobile World Congress, the annual industry bunfest where everybody who's anybody in the world of phones, tablets and wearables come together to show off their wares for the coming year. That includes Samsung, expected to launch the Galaxy S6 and HTC, set to debut the new One M9. We're also excited to get our hands on Google's intriguing modular Project Ara device and find out a bit more about 5G.

We've already seen Sony bump up the battery life with the Xperia E4g , and Kazam is marching on with the Trooper range. Plus, LG reveal the first 4G LTE smartwatch, the LG Watch Urbane LTE -- which runs WebOS.

Oh, and there's a new Pebble smartwatch, although we question if it should be on Kickstarter.

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S6 appeal and Ripley's return in CNET UK podcast 423

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