169 Results for

Cellphones

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Samsung Gear VR

Slip in a Galaxy Note 4 and slide it over your face: Samsung's VR goggles aim to take on Google and offer another way to experience VR on the go.

September 3, 2014

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Get a zBoost Soho Max cell-phone signal booster for $199.99

Normally $100 more, this dual-band booster promises much better indoor signal strength for both CDMA and GSM phones.

By August 28, 2014

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SF takes first step to approve watered-down cellphone radiation settlement

San Francisco's Board of Supervisors approves a proposed settlement with the wireless industry over the "Right to Know" ordinance. Health care advocates wanted a tougher measure.

By April 19, 2013

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Lumia 900 tops Amazon's cellphone bestsellers list

Both the black and the blue models rank No. 1 and No. 2, respectively, on the online retailer's Web site. That's a solid early indicator for a phone with a lot riding on it.

By April 9, 2012

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How young is too young for a cellphone or smartphone?

Ask Maggie offers advice on when children should get their first cellphone and when parents should consider buying a smartphone.

By November 29, 2011

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Cell-phone tracking mall operator has second thoughts

A Cleveland mall owner that started to track shoppers' cell phones in California and Virginia decides that perhaps it wasn't such a good idea.

By November 28, 2011

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Researchers cast doubt on cell-phone cancer risk

Researchers find that the number of instances of cancer have remained relatively static between 1970 and 2008.

By July 5, 2011

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Cellphone-Mate CM2000-WL dB

Provided you can afford it and you can get through the setup process, the Cellphone-Mate CM2000-WL should makes a positive difference in your overall call quality.

January 22, 2009

3.5 stars Editors' rating January 22, 2009
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Digital City Podcast 54: Taxi cellphone ban; Nintendo's holiday gamble; and the Ballad of Balloon Boy

Episode 54 of the Digital City, where we discuss NYC's plan to stop taxi drivers from using cell phones; Nintendo's big plans for Mario; Washington's high-tech subway system; and show off the best Balloon Boy Web games.

By October 20, 2009

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Supreme Court rejects cell-phone tax case

Wireless carriers are fighting state and local laws that, in their view, force them to "hide" government taxes and fees from their customers. So far, they haven't been totally successful.

By January 22, 2008