Dear Lifehacker, I’m going overseas soon, and am considering picking up a local SIM in my destination country. The only problem is tethering is explicitly prohibited by the plan I want to use. More »
Is my one-time favorite magazine going the way of the dodo bird? What's to become of TIME after it was cut loose from a corporate tether tied to a sought-after prize? "For size, for sports, and for ego - why Murdoch wants Time Warner,"...Show More Summary
How does the mobile version of Irrational's 2007 classic stack up against its tethered competition?
ACCEPT (ELUL 4) The leaves will turn then let go. The days will flicker like candle stubs. The woman tethered to a toxic drip will get better or she won't. The child in me shouts it isn't fair -- as...
We live and die by the cord; the energy tethers are everywhere—powering our portable gadgets and stay-at-home decor—and they're pretty much always a tangled, unsightly mess. We need them, but they're ugly… Unless! Unless you could disguise...Show More Summary
Heart rate tracking in-ear headphones are starting to pop up on the regular it seems. A couple weeks ago, SMS Audio revealed its collaborative effort with Intel, and now Jabra's joining the fray, but without the tether. In an effort to limit cord...
Using a tethered airship floating high up amongst the clouds, the Air HES concept claims to yield both clean water and electricity by harvesting and condensing water vapor which it uses to spin up an electric turbine generator to create power. Show More Summary
Good headphones are a pleasure, and to not be tethered to a cord is even better. The post JBL Synchros E50BT over-ear and E40BT on-ear wireless headphones review appeared first on AppleTell.
YouTube user videopapa built an impressive homemade hovercraft using an Ego Cordless Power leaf blower and a pair of polystyrene insulation boards cut into four-foot circles. The result of the project is one happy kid being pulled along for the ride. The hovercraft’s creator promises more detailed schematics on the project later, but has posted […]
Increasingly consumers are transitioning towards a mobile-first lifestyle, abandoning not only traditional tethers like the home phones, but more recently ones like the desktop computer as well. This shift has created a new kind of consumer, one with real time access to information, purchasing, and unimaginable amounts of data. But if consumers are becoming mobile-first, [...]
In the wake of accidentally revealing that next season will be all about the liberation of women who need no longer be tethered to a well, thus freeing them to promenade with untold numbers of gentleman suitors, Downton Abbey is taking extra precaution to ensure no more rattling omens of the future like stray water bottles pop up. Show More Summary
No matter how good mobile phones may get, we're still held back by one major problem: battery life. Every couple hours we're forced to plug back in and find ourselves tethered to a wall. The battery life problem is unlikely to be solved anytime soon, but the plugging into a wall problem may soon be a thing of the past. Show More Summary
If there's one rock we can cling to in this uncertain, stormy world—one immutable fact keeping us tethered to our humanity—it's that the Kardashians live in mansions like fish live in the sea. Except NAY! Even that analogy does not quite strike the heart of it! Because if you pull a fish from the sea, it does not cease to be a fish. Show More Summary
If you're like me, you sometimes travel with an external battery pack to keep your iPhone or iPad charged if you are on the road or just can't get to a wall outlet. Those battery packs work well, but they are tethered with a cable to your device. So...
Car Seats Affected: More than 39,000 Recaro ProSport model 385 car seats manufactured between June 16, 2010, and Jan. 31, 2013 The Problem: When the seat is installed with the lower Latch anchors only, without the top tether, the child’s...
We Guardianistas aren’t just tethered to our keyboards, writing stories for our weekly print and daily online editions. We’re also working the microphones at public events and online broadcast outlets on a regular basis, including our biweely Alternative Ink show on BFF.fm. Read more »
Washington Post columnist and professional liar Jennifer Rubin is tethered to reality by only the lightest of threads, which is why she understands that recently indicted swaggering moron Rick Perry has never looked stronger as a presidential candidate. Read more...
Only users who pay T-Mobile for unlimited high-speed data will be targeted.
Last month Samsung ramped up the anti-Apple rhetoric with a new ad campaign that depicted iPhone users as “wall huggers,” constantly tethered to a power outlet due to the inferior battery in their non-Samsung smartphones. Today Cnet reports that the company has taken its campaign one step further by trolling real-life iPhone users at power […]
If you're using T-Mobile's network to torrent all seven seasons of The West Wing (remember kids, piracy is for jerks) or tethering like an absolute madman, don't be surprised if your data speeds start dipping dramatically over the next few weeks....