As a phone, the National Geographic Talk Abroad Lite is weak, flimsy, and lacks essentials. However, as an emergency travel phone, its light, simple, and affordable build could do the trick for some.
Globe-trotters seeking a ready-made travel solution will appreciate the Xplorer's convenient Talk Abroad SIM. However, mounting expenses for a basic rugged handset will turn away existing GSM phone owners.
National Geographic veteran Jim Richardson was tasked with shooting a trip across Scotland using the iPhone 5S. After some initial problems, he loved it.
The European Commission wants to improve competition across the continent's single market, including an investigation into Internet giants like Google and Facebook.
Hosting stories on the social network -- and not just links to outside sites -- would cut page-load times for users, encouraging them to stay on Facebook. The benefit for publishers would be more money from ads, says The Wall Street Journal.
After a passenger was allegedly raped by her Uber driver, the Texas city threatens to shut down the ride-hailing service. Uber says it will comply with the city's rules.
FCC approves plan to share airwaves previously used by the military to help mobile operators keep up with wireless data demands.
What was it like to interview for the role of Mr. Sulu on "Star Trek"? Watch as George Takei talks about the experience that propelled his career.
Facebook is reportedly working with prominent news sources to host their content on its pages and share in the advertising revenue.
Scientists have found a black hole 12 billion times more massive than the Sun that was formed so soon after the Big Bang it's challenging what we know about black holes.