The Huawei P9: Henry Cavill aka Superman not included.  Photograph: Getty Images

Huawei’s latest flagship phone, the P9, will be here in the next couple of weeks. It is a new attempt by the Chinese mobile maker to stake its claim o(...)

The new P9 smartphone from Chinese company Huawei during the phone’s launch at Battersea Evolution in London on Wednesday. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Huawei unveiled its latest flagship phone, the P9, as it moved to push back against Apple and Samsung. In keeping with its previous handsets, the Ch(...)

Neurosurgeon Henry Marsh first travelled to Ukraine in 1992.

I felt relieved leaving the Soviet-style lobby of my hotel on Kyiv’s main thoroughfare, Kreschchatyk. Not that the service had been particularly bad o(...)

Leica X-U Adventure cameras just got a top-of-the-range competitor. Okay, so you might not risk fixing Leica’s new X-U to the end of your surfboard, (...)

Matt Jacobson, one of Facebook’s first employees and now its head of market research, on the roof of his home in Manhattan Beach, California. Photograph: Elizabeth Lippman/The New York Times

In 2005, Matt Jacobson was 44 and looking for a new job after leaving Quiksilver, the surf brand. A friend suggested that he meet with an unknown star(...)

Leica cameras have captured iconic images such as children fleeing after a napalm attack in Vietnam

Few other brands have shaped and influenced the last 100 years of photography like German camera manufacturer Leica. Its cameras have captured some of(...)

Google’s modular smartphone initiative, Project Ara, is facing a challenge to “work as a normal-size phone and not have a fridge” in the hand of the (...)