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Gardai to target motorists using mobile phones

They said that in the first three months of this year, nearly 10,000 people were detected holding a mobile phone while driving.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics

Tue Apr 22, 2014


90% of U.S. Vacationers Don't Leave Home Without Their Cellphones

In the U.S., a whopping 90% of travelers say they use their cellphones while on vacation, according to a survey by TripAdvisor released Wednesday.


Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, TripAdvisor, VirtualTourist


Phone buyers are hanging up on subsidies, AT&T says

Installment plans for cellphones are starting to squeeze out the time-honored practice of paying a subsidized price up front, AT&T says.


Related Topix: AT&T, Startups, Versant

Is this the death of Nokia?

THE once-mighty mobile maker could disappear forever after leaked documents hint how Microsoft is planning to throw the brand on the history heap.


Related Topix: Wireless, Telecom, Nokia, Tellme, iPod, Cell Phones, Electronics


92% Sure: Non-ionizing Cell Phone Radiation Cancer Potential Found in 76 of 80 Studies Peer Reviewed

Scientists find cell phone radiation exposure creates cellular imbalances known to cause cancer in 92% of peer reviewed studies on ROS .


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics, Business News

Norwalk Citizen News

Dish Network Is Partnering With This Startup To Make Cellphone...

In today's world, there's one area of technology that can almost never be fast enough: the wireless networks that power our mobile devices.


Related Topix: Wireless, Emerging Technology, Business News, Federal Communications Commission

CNet News

Google Brings Lens Blur to Mobile Phone Cameras

It's been just about impossible to artistically create a blurry foreground or background in a photo taken with a mobile phone or tablet camera because the small lenses don't display "depth of field."


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Cameras

Vancouver Sun

New Rogers CEO pledges to focus on better customer service

Guy Laurence, president and CEO of Rogers Communications, speaks at the company's annual general meeting in Toronto on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Rogers Communication, Telecom, Rogers Communications Inc., Cell Phones, Electronics

Star Tribune

Wayzata explores upgrades to cellphone tower site that residents argue shouldn't be in a public park

To maintain thousands of cellphone users' service, companies say their equipment must stay on Wayzata's water tower site.


Internet Retailer

Bullitt Group targets growth in ruggedized mobile phone market

Sales and traffic to online retailers by category and merchant type, data on Amazon and other leading e-retailers, comparisons of leading web retailers, site performance data, more.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics, Marketing, Mobile Marketing, Internet, Science / Technology, Startups, Facebook

Surrey Leader

Delta gleans green award

The Corporation of Delta was recently recognized with Call2Recycle's Leader in Sustainability award for 2013.


News 4 Jax

Cash for old electronics

Got an old computer stashed in a storage room? Or an ancient cell phone junked in a kitchen drawer? Just in time for Earth Day, Consumer Reports ShopSmart magazine has some advice on what to do with old electronics and maybe make money in the process.


Related Topix: Computers, Cell Phones, Electronics, Ipad, Science / Technology, Laptops/Notebooks

International Business Times

Moto E to Come in a Thinner Body And Affordable Price Point - Rumors

A woman takes a picture in front of a Motorola logo before the worldwide presentation of the Moto G mobile phone in Sao Paulo November 13, 2013.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics, Science / Technology, CPU

Malvern Gazette

POLL: Do you send text messages while driving?

THE number of motorists using hand-free kits to chat on their mobile phones while driving has increased, according to a new survey.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics


Mobile Phone Orchestra

Old pagers and brick-sized cell phones are relics to you and me, but they're music to the ears of these guys from South Korea's telephone network SK Telecom.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics

The Olympian

Credit union warns members about fraudulent text messages

A sample of the text that some Washington State Employees Credit Union members and nonmembers may have received the past two weekends.


Mon Apr 21, 2014

Study: most Texans drive and talk; many text

Three out of four Texans at least occasionally speak on a cellphone while driving and nearly half sometimes read or text while driving, according to a study released Monday of 3,000 drivers by the Texas A&M Transportation Institute.


Related Topix: Texas, Texas Government

Boy Genius

Galaxy S5 price already slashed in world's third largest smartphone market

Samsung's brand new flagship Galaxy S5 smartphone is barely a week old but it has already seen a substantial price cut in the third largest smartphone market in the world.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics

USA Today

Microsoft to close Nokia deal on Friday

Microsoft says it will close its $7.2 billion acquisition of Nokia's handset business this Friday.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Cell Phones, Electronics

New Scientist

Smallest subversive: Mathematical fight for our world

At stake in the fierce 17th-century debate over a mathematical concept was nothing less than our modern world, says Amir Alexander in Infinitesimal DID you know that every time you use your cellphone, you strike a blow for republicanism against both monarchy and a fixed Divine Order? Historian Amir Alexander sets out why this is so in his book ... (more)


Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Pope Benedict XVI, Mathematics, Science