By Chris Mills on at

Alcatel has been synonymous with cheap and somewhat cheerful Android phones for years now, but its latest play could be surprisingly interesting: not only does its rumoured upcoming handset sound good, but even the box it comes in could be useful – as a cheap VR viewer. Read more >>

By Casey Chan on at

In our continuing coverage of Mother Nature’s wrath on the planet Earth (also known as lightning strikes on this blue marble), here is an otherworldly view of how this world of ours gets pummelled by electricity – beamed back by British astronaut Tim Peake. See more >>