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57 min ago | USA Today

Restaurateurs split on phones at the table

After a Craigslist post from an anonymous restaurant manager complaining about customer cellphone use went viral, some chefs talk about how they deal with phones in their dining rooms.


Related Topix: Restaurant Management, Merrifield, VA

4 hrs ago | Blackburn Citizen

Blackburn workshop on making most of mobiles

AGE UK Blackburn with Darwen is working with the EE shop in Blackburn, offering a free session for the over 50s on how to make the most of their mobile phone or tablet.


Related Topix: Lancashire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Cell Phones, Electronics

4 hrs ago | 3G

5 most exciting mobile phones and smartwatches being unveiled at IFA 2014

IFA 2014 is almost upon us and we're expecting a whole bunch of new devices to be in attendance, in fact there are likely to be so many announcements during the show that it could be hard to keep up, but these are the five things that you won't want to miss.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics, Cameras

8 hrs ago | Express India

India 4th most affected by mobile malwares: F-Secure

Growing popularity of smartphones and rising data usage in India is also making the country a favourite among cyber criminals, who are increasingly attacking mobile phones using malware.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics, Computers

12 hrs ago | WTNH

A Connecticut shoreline home is boarded up in advance of a storm (file).

This is the season for big storms - Irene three years ago, and Sandy two years ago.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Wireless Design & Development

Cellphone Addiction an Increasingly Realistic Possibility

Women college students spend an average of 10 hours a day on their cellphones and men college students spend nearly eight, with excessive use posing potential risks for academic performance, according to a Baylor University study on cellphone activity published in the Journal of Behavioral Addictions.


Related Topix: Baylor University, Marketing, Social Software, Startups, Facebook

The Miami Herald

WorldCity: Red ink abounds among South Florida exports

Red ink for civilian aircraft, engines and parts, the leading export, down $400.19 million from the same six month period in 2013.


Related Topix: us Travel, Travel

Christian Science Monitor

'Fake democracy'? China tightens restrictions on Hong Kong election

Protesters wave their mobile phones during a rally, after China's legislature ruled out open nominations in elections for Hong Kong's leader, in Hong Kong, Sunday, Aug. 31. China's legislature on Sunday ruled out allowing open nominations in the inaugural election for Hong Kong's leader, saying they would create a "chaotic society."



Intel's CEO Envisions A Future Where Wearables Don't Look Like...

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich foresees a day when a wearable is no longer seen a one-size-fits-all device that you put on your wrist.


Related Topix: Fashion, Fashion Week, Cell Phones, Electronics, Watches


When Bluetooth speakers bank on features

With so many premium portable Bluetooth speakers offering good design, good audio and loud playback, companies have turned to unique functionality to stand out in the crowd.


Related Topix: Speakers, Emerging Technology, Bluetooth, Wireless

Wiltshire Times

Will Guyatt, Gadget Guy - Why phones and baths don't mix

Who on earth is calling this late, and what could possibly be so urgent that it couldn't possibly wait for a more reasonable hour? Halfway through my bank holiday viewing of The Amazing Spiderman 2 I took a frantic phone call from my friend Mike.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics

Sat Aug 30, 2014

KAAL-TV Austin

State Fair Visitors Eat Up Lots of Wireless Data

On top of corn dogs and fried cheese curds, visitors to the Minnesota State Fair are also eating up a lot of wireless data.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics

National Journal

Why One West Virginia Town Has Banned Cell Phones

Only four hours west of Washington, there is a town where cell phones and wireless Internet are outlawed.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics, Wireless, Emerging Technology, Green Bank, WV, Astronomy, Science

Wolverton: With wireless competition heating up, time to thank the FCC

It's time to give the regulators who oversee the wireless industry a big cheer -- and urge them to keep up the good work.


Related Topix: Business News, Federal Communications Commission, Wireless, Emerging Technology, World News, Germany, Sprint Nextel, Telecom, IT Services, Marketing

New wireless phone store opens in Verona

During the grand opening of a new AT&T Wireless store at 148 Bloomfield Ave., Verona, a group of supporters posed for a selfie.


Related Topix: Verona, NJ, Cell Phones, Electronics, AT&T Wireless

CNet News

T-Mobile Fined $819K by FCC for Cell Phone Issues With Hearing Aids

The fine was imposed because T-Mobile harmed consumers by not offering enough cell phone models that are compatible with hearing aids from 2009 to 2010, according to the FCC.


Related Topix: T-Mobile, Audiology, Medicine, Business News, Federal Communications Commission, Cell Phones, Electronics, AT&T

The Star Online

Firefight erupts between militants and Philippine peacekeepers in Golan Heights

A firefight erupted on Saturday between a group of Philippine peacekeepers trapped in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights and Islamist militants who were surrounding their position, the defence chief of the Philippines said.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News, Cell Phones, Electronics


5 jump from boat after fire under Kemah Bridge

Aug. 29, 2014: Cellphone video obtained by Local 2 captured the moments a 50-foot boat was engulfed in flames with thick black smoke pouring into the air under the Kemah Bridge.


Fri Aug 29, 2014

Fox News

Teen idol's nude pic leaks

The 18 year old shared a nude vid on the app and it almost immediately went viral.


Related Topix: Children TV, iCarly, Entertainment, Television, Jennette McCurdy, Cell Phones, Electronics


State Fairgoers eat up data, along with hot dogs and cheese curds

Minnesota's four biggest cell-phone carriers report that wireless-data use by smartphone-packing Fair attendees is up this year compared with data usage during the 2013 State Fair -- way, way up.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics, Foursquare, Watches, AT&T, Public Relations