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nomophobia

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'Nomophobia' up as more folks fear being mobileless

A survey out of the U.K. suggests that as many as two in three adults may be nervous when without cell phone contact.

By February 16, 2012

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Do you suffer from nomophobia?

According to a new study, two out of three people suffer from nomophobia, the fear of being without mobile contact. Are you one of them? Take our poll.

By February 16, 2012

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Half of Brits 'fear life without mobiles', study says

More than 50 per cent of us suffer from "nomophobia", the fear of being without a mobile, according to a study.

By August 26, 2013

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Something new to fear: Cell phone separation anxiety

Your phone is missing. You start to panic. You may be one of many people suffering from nomophobia, according to a new survey.

By June 21, 2012

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Ep. 997: Where it's the first day of the rest of our lives

CNET TV reviewer Ty Pendlebury joins in on a fun rundown to start the week that includes a proposed bill that would require marketers to put a disclaimer on doctored advertisements, self-destructing e-mails, a Sony heads-up "VR" display, and something called "nomophobia." Yeah, you probably have it already.

By February 21, 2012

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Wobbly glass stops you texting at the pub

A beer glass concept is designed so that it will fall over unless propped up by a mobile phone.

By June 18, 2013

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Can you go 24 hours without any tech?

National Day of Unplugging asks you to go on a tech detox for 24 hours. Crave's chief correspondent is taking the plunge. Will you?

By March 22, 2012

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The 404 997: Where it's the first day of the rest of our lives (podcast)

It's our first show without the third guy who used to record with us. What was his name again?

By February 21, 2012

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GIF wins Oxford's 'Word of the Year'

Oxford American Dictionaries elects the verb form of GIF as the word of the year. JPG and PNG declined to comment.

By November 13, 2012

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Wi-Fi at 30,000 feet: Here's how to deal

Just say it: in-flight Wi-Fi is expensive and painstakingly slow. But if you're going to purchase it anyway, here are a few tips that'll get more bang for your buck.

By August 29, 2013