Samsung announced its launch right on schedule for its new Galaxy S III phone. The launch action is going on in 28 countries.
Weighing in at 133g and 8.6mm at its thickest, the rounded-off design has more than a little bit in common with its Galaxy Nexus cousin. Samsung's new 1.4GHz Exynos 4 Quad processor will be doing the heavy lifting, and there's 1GB of RAM to help it out. The display has been bumped up in size to a 4.8-inch HD Super AMOLED affair, sporting a 1280 x 720 pixel count. There's an 8-megapixel rear shooter to play with, and a 1.9-megapixel eye on the front will take care of those video calls.
Wired has published a very nice feature on Kip Thorne and the science behind Chris Nolan's Interstellar. Kip Thorne is one of the world's most celebrated theoretical physicists. He and Nolan worked together to ensure depictions of scientific happenings in the film are as accurate as possible. Read more