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Crave giveaway: Two Alchemy Goods bags made from recycled bike tires

This week, we have two unique bags, with stuff inside: an iBattz battery case for the iPhone 6, a set of Moshi earbuds and a Sonix iPhone 5/5S case made of vintage vinyl records.

By June 26, 2015

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How does Tony Stark's body survive the forces of his Iron Man suit?

By all accounts, flying inside Iron Man's supersuit would do some bodily damage. So how does Stark do it? Nerdist's Kyle Hill has a few thoughts.

By April 15, 2015

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Facebook 'addiction' blamed for increased phone use while driving

Technically Incorrect: A UK government study blames an addiction to social networks for a vast increase in driving while viewing cell phones.

By February 25, 2015

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Fly, you fools! 'Hobbit' stars take off in epic airline safety video

Elijah Wood, Sylvester McCoy and Peter Jackson are the fellowship of the wing in Air New Zealand's "Most Epic Safety Video Ever Made".

By October 23, 2014

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Continental offers cheaper head-up displays for cars

With the company's simpler "combiner" HUD, more cars could overlay information like driving directions atop drivers' view of the road. But distractions must be kept to a minimum.

By July 23, 2014

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Eagle-eyed cops hone in on phones in cars

Victorian police are cracking down on drivers who use their phone behind the wheel thanks to new camera technology that allows cops to spy out offenders from afar.

By April 15, 2014

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BA lets you use phones, tablets in flight mode during takeoff

You won't have to turn your phone off if you fly with British Airways from tomorrow -- as long as it's in flight mode.

By December 18, 2013

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Three lets you use data, calls and texts for free in the US

The numerical network has expanded its brilliant Feel At Home scheme to the US, letting you use data and phone home for no extra charge.

By December 4, 2013

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Phones and tablets get green light for use as planes take off

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) is to publish new guidelines on gadgets being used on planes during take-off and landing.

By November 14, 2013

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It is now safe to turn on and leave on your electronic devices

Buckle your seatbelt, make sure your seats are upright, and power off all electronics. That last part could soon be changing. The FAA is on the verge of easing its restrictions on when passengers can use their tablets, e-readers, iPods, and smartphones. CNET's Sumi Das explains how planes and technology have changed, alleviating safety concerns and putting pressure on the FAA to update its ban.

By September 30, 2013