Though I admit that I'm kind of annoyed by how much technology has taken over all of our lives, to the point that cell phones don't remain in pockets and purses even in movie theaters and restaurants, there is one big ole positive to...Show More Summary
After a July train crash in killed 79 people, Spain is now banning cell phone use by train operators unless it is an emergency. Public Works Minister Ana Pastor said Tuesday that Spain is also planning to put black box recorders, similar...Show More Summary
I have a voice message saved on my cell phone. I find myself listening to it at least once a week. Sometimes I listen on purpose. Other times, I'm searching for a work message and scroll through this one and it stops me in my tracks with a pause in my day. Show More Summary
Every six months or so the internet will alight with new conspiracy theories about words being "banned" from cell phones—or at least expunged from their predictive type algorithms.
Are you looking for a handsome suitor? Would you not mind being taken on vacation after vacation with various celebrities, being immediately accepted into their circle, and having so many celebrity phone numbers saved in your cell phone that it hardly even seems like a thing anymore? Does never having to worry about money ever [...]
Credit for this post goes to Margo, who wrote in a couple of days ago… My contract is almost up with AT&T and we have unlocked phones. I want to know who has the best priced /good coverage plans for smart phones. Since we all have smart phones, I would love to know what other […]
Members of the MIT Media Lab can teach you how to create the devices on which so much of their work has depended.
For whatever reason, cell phone companies really don’t seem to care about giving you a good battery for your phone. Here’s a great hack if you happen to have a purse – turn it into an inductive charger! Manpurses count too, we’re not judging. [Becky] from Adafruit came up with a great idea for this wearable hack. Show More Summary
BBC: If you must make a call to anybody’s mobile phone in Nigeria, you need to be understanding and patient – it can be?
BuzzFeed talks to professional baristas about their judge-y reactions in response to certain orders. Barista pet peeves: Frappaccino-type orders, talking on your cell phone, and putting Splenda in your drinks. Also, Starbucks lingo is generally frowned upon: "When you order...
Tulsa, OK (The Weekly Vice) - Brian Hounslow, a 37-year-old Oklahoma man, was jailed Wednesday after he was allegedly caught masturbating inside a women's restroom.According to police, a woman shopping at a Tulsa Walmart was unpleasantly...Show More Summary
Sam Worthington shows off his guns while chatting on his cell phone on Sunday afternoon (December 1) in Beverly Hills, Calif. The 37-year-old actor was joined by his supermodel girlfriend Lara Bingle, who shared a laugh with Sam while they were out and about shopping. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Sam Worthington Earlier [...]
Now you can finally make this little droid your co-pilot with the R2D2 USB Car Charger. R2 fits in your car's cup holder and provides charging ports for cell phones, tablets, and other gadgets. You can find it online at ThinkGeek.com. R2...Show More Summary
Morgan Housel, Motley Fool: Comedian Louis C.K. does a great skit showing how oblivious we can be when complaining about our lives. We get frustrated when our cell phone reception goes out for 30 seconds without realizing how amazing cell phone technology is. Show More Summary
Post by Jacqueline Burt. When we worry about the potential bullies our kids might deal with at school, we always picture those bullies as other kids... right? Except sometimes -- probably more often than any of us care to realize, actually...Show More Summary
An Albuquerque, New Mexico mall has banned a gay teen after an attack in which he was the victim, KOB reports: Shocking cell phone video obtained by KOB Eyewitness News 4 shows a vicious assault on a teenager inside Albuquerque's...
GREEN BANK, W.Va. — In these parts, a pay phone is a visitor's best option for reaching the rest of the world. A cell phone signal is an hour away by car. Wifi is forbidden. The radio plays nothing but static. And other than the occasional passing pickup truck who …
The brave new world of technology has spawned a monster: the cyberbully. According to the website stopbullying.gov, cyberbullying is bullying that uses electronic methods such as cell phones and computers. It can include hurtful text messages and photos, among others. Most children are aware of cyberbullying. Thanks to the efforts of many school districts in […]
Alissa Fleck When it comes to cellphone use, one size (or, you know, several) does not fit all. There are a number of reasons you may want to unlock your smartphone. Unlocking your smartphone allows you to continue using the same phone without having to purchase a new one once your contract runs out, and without having [...]Show More Summary
Black Friday violence got even more weird if not “shocking” yesterday, if that’s possible. A taser or stun gun appeared to be used in a Black Friday mall brawl between two females. See cell phone video embedded above. The incident occurred at the Franklin Mills Mall in Philadelphia at about 2:30 am on Black Friday.... Show More Summary