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cell-phone check-in


Peeping teen in shower: I was checking if phone was waterproof

A UK teen found guilty of filming a woman in a shower insisted that he was merely a fascinated cell phone tester.

By October 27, 2014


Look up! FLiCC iPhone case warns you of obstacles ahead

If you can't stop from walking and using your iPhone at the same time, you should check out the mirror-equipped FLiCC case that lets you see potential danger in your path.

By March 20, 2015


The best budget 'phablets' you can buy (roundup)

Check out these impressive big-screen smartphones that won't cause a big drain on your wallet.

By February 2, 2015


Digital driver's licenses come with one small (big) problem

Iowa announces it is testing driver's licenses on phones. But what if a police officer asks to take your phone, so that he can check your license in his own vehicle?

By December 11, 2014


Remember your first Nokia? Here's what it would look like today

As Microsoft brings the curtain down on Nokia, check out these classic Nokia and Ericsson phones reimagined as smartphones.

By July 18, 2014


Future tech? America's not so sure

Pew researchers check in on US attitudes toward driverless cars, brain implants, robot caregivers, meat grown in labs, and of course, time travel.

By April 17, 2014


Privacy at peril: From one tweet, a full-blown hack

One tweet was enough to start a chain reaction of information-gathering that could have rivaled the work of a government intelligence agency. And with data, a hacker could have ended up ruining one man's life.

By March 6, 2014


Restaurant offers 50 percent discount for turning off phone

A restaurant owner in Israel has had enough of cell phone chatter and mute couples staring into their phones during dinner. So he's offering an incentive.

By November 23, 2013


Samsung's Galaxy Gear smartwatch clocks in at IFA

The Korean electronics giant's device will sync with Galaxy smartphones and tablets, allowing users to check notifications and play music without pulling out their mobile devices.

By September 4, 2013


Microsoft: no net connection? Buy an Xbox 360

Worried about the Xbox One needing a daily online check-in to work? Then Microsoft suggests you get yourself an Xbox 360.

By June 12, 2013