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$201k Phone Bill Could Be Highest Ever In The US

04/19/2016, Bill shocks are not new any more these days, but it also does seem as though education has worked as many people now do turn off their data connection whenever their smartphone is on roaming mode. While some of us have the benefit of a company phone...

Posh Mobile Micro X S240 Is Smallest Android Smartphone Stateside

04/19/2016, Do you remember the good old days of featurephones – simply called that because there were no smartphones in the market just yet? Well, there came to a point where the antenna was “lost” in the form of the Nokia 3210, and then followed by an...

Smartphone Cover Capable Of Testing Water, Treating Food

03/30/2016, Most of us would find our smartphones to be a truly indispensable part of our everyday lives, as we make use of it to keep in touch with the rest of the world through speech and text. Well, others might find this particular smartphone cover to be a real...

British Seals Get Smartphones

03/29/2016, Now, the idea of fitting electronic devices to animals is definitely not a new thing at all, especially since technology has advanced to such an extent where we use them to locate the animals, no matter where they are in the world. This time around, we...

Campervan Catches Fire From Exploding Phone

03/09/2016, While modern day batteries have definitely come a long way in terms of their technology and capacity, this does not mean that they are all that safe. After all, how many times have we read about a smartphone exploding (like this Sony Xperia T3 being the...

Dave Chapelle’s Chicago Shows Are Phone-Free

12/03/2015, While we have devices that actually help to boost wireless signals in the home and at the office, certain places would be so much better off if there was a blanket ban on smartphones and other mobile communication devices. After all, how many times have...

Tinsel Launches The Dipper, Necklace Earphones for Women

10/06/2015, Despite the huge success of the Beats by Dr. Dre headphones that sat the trend to wear huge cushions on the head, many people dream of discreet audio headset that blend into their elegant outfit. The Tinsel team understood that and created the Dipper, an...

LG V10 Review: Sturdy+Expandable

10/02/2015, As we reported yesterday, LG has made its new LG V10 phone official, so all the V10 specs etc.…. are out there. I had the opportunity to play with one, as described in the overview video below, and since I’ve added a great many hours of usage, so...

Research: Samsung Tops Mobile Phone Charts In Q2

09/25/2015, There is a huge global market when it comes to smartphones, and with so many different manufacturers who have thrown their hat into the game, surely there are some who have fared better than the others. The most recent Counterpoint research numbers happen...

Meizu To Include Full HD Display In New Flagship

09/08/2015, Having a QHD display does seem to be the norm these days for flagship smartphones, but it does feel as though Meizu is going to take a step back with their next flagship model touted to arrive with a mere 1080p display. This particular interesting bit of...

Leaked Acer Smartphones Spotted

08/26/2015, We have heard that Taiwanese manufacturer Acer working on unveiling a minimum of four new smartphones over at IFA that is kicking off in Berlin early next month, and here we are with a leaked photo of one of the handsets. It looks like the Android-powered...

Doogee F3 Bamboo Cover Withstands Heat Like A Boss

08/11/2015, Not all smartphones are created equal, and no matter how tough a particular device is, you can be sure that it is not going to stand up to heat for long. Well, the Doogee F3 begs to differ, where this particular device has been touted to be the flagship...

Sony Could Reveal Xperia S60 And Xperia S70 Soon

07/21/2015, When it comes to having a flagship device, most companies would need to have an icon to represent them, as it shows the pinnacle of the company’s technological and design achievements whenever possible. Having said that, Sony’s Xperia Z range of...