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payphone

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NYC payphones get revived as touch-screen tablets

A pilot program to transform dinosaurian payphones into large Internet-connected "Smart Screens" throughout New York City officially goes live.

By Nov. 20, 2012

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Old NYC payphones transformed into free Wi-Fi hotspots

The Big Apple decides to make use of those old coin-operated machines by turning them into free public Wi-Fi hotspots.

By Jul. 11, 2012

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CNET UK Podcast 275: Your phone is a payphone

The CNET team takes on Pingit and mobile payments, as well as Mountain Lion, Raspberry Pi -- and a hoverboard.

By Feb. 17, 2012

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Higher! Stronger! Dumber! Yes, it's the Selfie Olympics!

For reasons that are as obvious as they are painful, there is now a competition that will prove who is truly more self-absorbed.

By Jan. 4, 2014

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Spotify reveals what Aussies listened to in 2012

Want to see what your fellow countrymen and women were streaming in 2012? Spotify spills the beans on the music listening habits of Aussies.

By Dec. 3, 2012

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Phone history, full of steampunk designs and rotary dials

Crave's Nerdy New Mexico series geeks out in a building full of telephone bygones, wallowing in the beauty of rotary dial phones, giant switchboards, and a brick-size early mobile phone.

By Apr. 12, 2012

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Kevin Mitnick to Kim DotCom: 'I hope you win'

Did the famed computer hacker really just send the MegaUpload founder a Tom Petty song for inspiration?

By Jun. 26, 2012

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How to recover your lost or stolen phones, tablets, and other devices

Technology is increasingly the target of crimes, but it can also be used to fight back against the perpetrators.

By Aug. 28, 2013

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Culture hacker talks Kinect bounty hunt (Q&A)

45 Minutes on IM: Perhaps best known for Roomba Frogger, Phil Torrone also discusses life as an open-source hardware maven and whether his next stunt will be TSA related.

By Nov. 24, 2010

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The 404 Podcast 483: Where we play a never-ending game of devil's advocate

Phone box experiments, motivational posters, Tiger Woods, JooJoo, CrunchPad, and a tour of Justin's apartment!

By Dec. 9, 2009