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Send an SOS to the world on Galaxy S5

Samsung’s Galaxy S5 builds in peace of mind with this trick for alerting emergency contacts with a button press.

By April 23, 2014

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Get a year of SOS Online Backup for $19.99

It's not unlimited storage, but the 100GB allotment should be more than enough for most users. This same subscription would normally run you $99.99.

By January 13, 2014

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The top 20 catchiest songs of all time, according to science

A year-long survey by the Museum of Science and Industry in Manchester has revealed the top 10 most persistent earworms -- with the Spice Girls topping the list.

By November 3, 2014

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Time to send an SOS over Instagram's TOS

More Facebook/Instagram follies raise uneasy questions why a policy change morphed into such a mess.

By December 20, 2012

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Hands-on with the Sparkbeats light-up iPhone case

This conversation-starter case leverages an iOS setting to flash wildly when you receive a call or text, no batteries required.

By May 21, 2014

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Use the Samsung Galaxy S5's emergency contact feature

Editor Jessica Dolcourt shows you how to set up an emergency Galaxy S5 tool you'll hopefully never have to use.

By April 24, 2014

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California shoots down 'kill switch' legislation for smartphones

Legislators rejected a bill requiring device makers like Apple to include antitheft software on smartphones sold in the state. Their reason: It would be bad for business.

By April 24, 2014

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Proposed bill would require kill switch in Calif. phones, tablets

The California Senate bill is designed to deter smartphone and tablet theft.

By February 6, 2014

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Wicked's Inferno isn't exactly a lightsaber, but who cares

We get hands-on time with the handheld Inferno and Lunar lasers, two powerful beams that can be used for all kinds of tricks.

By January 3, 2014

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New York AG to cellular carriers: Why was antitheft switch killed?

The attorney general pens letters to the major US wireless carriers and says "it's disturbing that the nation's leading smartphone carriers knowingly dismissed technology that could save lives."

By December 11, 2013