Symetium might be the most powerful smartphone ever made

If you like your smartphones highly specced, Christmas has just come early – this one has an unprecedented 6GB of RAM and 256GB of built-in storage. Except, well, it doesn’t, because it doesn’t exist. Yet. Dubbed the Symetium, it’s an Indiegogo project from a bunch of Gothenburg-based techies who have apparently taken the book entitled “compromises” and hurled it into the bin. Then poured lighter fluid in the bin.
Then chucked a lit match in the bin.
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Angelina Jolie has been hired as a professor at the London School of Economics

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Special Envoy Angelina Jolie looks on as she meets Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras at the Maximos Mansion in Athens, Greece, March 16, 2016. REUTERS/Michalis Karagiannis

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie is to join the London School of Economics (LSE) as a visiting professor on a new masters course on women, peace and security, the school announced on Monday.

The LSE said the course, which starts next year, is the first of its kind globally and will be run by the LSE Centre for Women, Peace and Security which was launched last year by Jolie and Britain’s former foreign secretary, William Hague. Continue reading

WhatsApp testing video call feature

It wasn’t too long ago that WhatsApp added voice call functionality to its app. Naturally, the company now wants to take it one step further, and introduce video calling.

The latest beta for Android shows an option to video call whenever you try to call someone. Unfortunately, as of now it seems the feature is not enabled to all users, with some getting the ‘Video Calling is unavailable at this time’ error message, however, some other users are reporting using it.

The feature is currently in testing phase then, and it probably won’t be too long before we see it being enabled for everyone across platforms.


3 Marketing Lessons from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

3 Marketing Lessons from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

“This is the The greatest gladiator match in the history of the world” – Alexander Luthor

Easter weekend 2016 saw the release one of the most eagerly anticipated super hero movies in Hollywood history.

Opening to abysmal ratings by critics as well as very mixed reactions by fans and regular movie goers alike, this movie has gone on to make almost $700m globally. In less than 3 weeks.

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