Crave's Eric Mack took the BlueAnt Pump, a waterproof Bluetooth sports headset, for a spin down a waterfall to test its bona fides. Watch the test for yourself.
It may not deliver fantastic sound, but the Philips Dot has a unique look and is both water- and shock-resistant.
Dale Sohn, the former CEO of Samsung's mobile business in the US, also testifies that a shift in the Korean company's sales and marketing efforts boosted its position in the smartphone market.
In New York, a man manages to get his phone, then lie down in the middle of the subway tracks just deep enough for a train to pass over him.
Forget axes, shovels, and shotguns. With death cologne, conceived by a Nebraska chemist, you’ll smell so bad even a zombie will pass you by.
Don't call this a phone -- despite its phone-like shape and voice-calling capabilities, the Panasonic insists that it's a slate.
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With the help of a rugged case, an Australian kayaker's iPhone lives to tell the tale after taking a deep dive.
From air bags to mobile apps to the newest distress beacons, CNET's Sumi Das shows you the tech you should and shouldn't depend on if you decide to explore the backcountry.
Next year, soldiers in the field could enjoy pizzas in a pouch that last much longer than that pie you stuffed under the couch last weekend.
It can be jarring to move from one mobile platform to another. Here are a few ways to ease the transition.