Mount Everest archive

  • Extreme video calling: up high and down low
    Online

    Extreme video calling: up high and down low

    By 24 January 2013

    We’ve looked at some fairly innovative ways that people are using video calling beyond just a simple means of communication; innovative but essentially standard. So, today as part of Skype Up Your Life week on Pocket-lint, we’re taking it up a gear....

  • Adventurer Kenton Cool climbs Everest for his Samsung Hope Relay (video)
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    Adventurer Kenton Cool climbs Everest for his Samsung Hope Relay (video)

    By 24 May 2012

    The Samsung Hope Relay app for Android, iPhone and Samsung Wave phones allows users to record a distance they travel and will translate each mile into £1, which the Korean company will donate to charity. You can run, walk, cycle or wheel yourself along...

  • Samsung Galaxy S II on top of the world....literally
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    Samsung Galaxy S II on top of the world....literally

    By 6 May 2011

    Samsung really has gone to the extreme to promote its new flagship smartphone - the Samsung Galaxy S II.  Not only did it throw Pocket-lint's very own Dan Sung out of a plane from 12,000ft - it has now gone to even greater heights to show off its reception...