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In China, you can’t say the word “protest” on the phone

03/23/2011, We all know that China has one of the most controlling governments in the world, especially when it comes to the media and censorship of free speech. Now, it looks like they are monitoring phone calls too. According to some reports online, last week a...

LG introduces wireless battery charger

03/22/2011, LG has announced the introduction of a new wireless charger called the LG Wireless Charging Pad LG WCP-700. Similar to the HP Touchstone charger, this wireless charger well let users charge their LG phones by just placing them on a special charging pad....

Cobra PhoneLynx gives unused house phones a purpose again

03/21/2011, In this modern age, landline phones are pretty much non-existent or unused in a lot of homes, with everyone choosing to keep in touch via cellphones instead. This has lead to the accumulation of dust on unused corded and cordless phones in those homes....

Yves Behar Aesir phone sucks your savings dry

03/15/2011, If you think that you’re feeling flush, then you might want to check out the +YvesBehar feature phone. Behar himself designed the user interface and the hardware, while roping in a bunch of the best watch component manufacturers from Switzerland and...

Google Voice makes calls directly from your emails

03/11/2011, If you’re a Gmail as well as a Google Voice user, you’ll be glad to know that Google has implemented Google Voice into its Gmail services. If you receive an email with a phone number in the text, it will be turned into a link. You can simply...

Sprint Kyocera Echo Android phone passes the FCC

03/10/2011, It’s been some time since the Kyocera Echo was announced by Sprint, and according to the reports, the dual-screen Android smartphone has made its way through the offices of the FCC. This can only be a good sign and might mean that it won’t be...

Google Instant Preview now on mobiles

03/09/2011, Google’s nifty “instant previews” feature that was introduced to desktop browsers in November last year has finally made its way to the small screen on our mobile phones. Android (2.2 and above) and iOS (4.0 and above) users will get to...

Charge your Nokia phone with this bicycle charger

03/07/2011, If you enjoy cycling long distances, and listening to music at the same time, but you only have a mobile phone you might notice your phone constantly running out of juice whenever you need to make phone calls, Well Nokia has a solution to the problem....

HTC ChaCha renamed to ChaChaCha in Spain

03/02/2011, It looks like HTC has gotten into some hot soup with their upcoming “Facebook phone”. The HTC ChaCha was recently sued by ChaCha Search Inc, a search engine, for infringement of the ChaCha trademark. Whilst the case still remains unsettled,...

Extreme Reality brings touchless controls to phones

02/17/2011, [MWC] Back when cell phones were created, I’m pretty nobody ever imagined we’d have touchscreens for displays. Well now it’s the year 2011, technology has really progressed and touchscreens aren’t mythical anymore. What’s the...

Turn your iPhone into a Desktop Handset

01/31/2011, Tired of the issues you have with the iPhone 4 proximity sensor? Like holding the phone against your shoulder when you’re speaking onto it? It sounds like the iPhone isn’t the right phone for the job. This is where the Desktop Handset comes...

Sharp introduces two new cordless phones with photo frame docks

01/27/2011, Sharp Japan has just unveiled two cordless handsets – the JD-3C1CL and JD-3C1CW that aren’t like any other cordless phones we’ve seen before. The cordless phone themselves aren’t anything special and do what cordless phones can do...

Facebook phones to be built by HTC?

01/26/2011, We’ve all heard that the “official Facebook phone” was just rumor that has been dismissed by Mark Zuckerberg himself, but nobody has said that Facebook couldn’t license the brand out to phone manufacturers to make. In the latest...