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Solar tree charges your batteries, mobile phone and even transforms into a lamp

Solar tree charges your batteries, mobile phone and even transforms into a lamp

Pot plants tend to clutter up an office, and they don’t provide any benefits other than increasing the beauty of the room. But now, experts have designed a mini tree that will be able to charge up your phones, and could be used as source of light. Read on to find out more. The tree […]

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Police hunt suspect who took ‘selfie’ on stolen mobile phone

Police hunt suspect who took ‘selfie’ on stolen mobile phone

Police are trying to hunt a suspect who took a “selfie” when waving at camera on a snatched cell phone. The self-portrait photos automatically uploaded to the Dropbox account of the victim – a free of cost facility to store photos and documents online. In three photos, he is slumped against the wall, and in […]

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Cell Phone Thefts Soar As Advocates Hail ‘Kill Switch’

Cell Phone Thefts Soar As Advocates Hail ‘Kill Switch’

Cell phone thefts don’t make national news any longer, but they do make big news when the victim gets seriously hurt in the robbery. Read on to know more. As a matter of fact, more and more cell phone robbery incidents are taking place in the country. In other words, more and more cell phones […]

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Happy Earth Day (Almost): American Mobile Phone Recycling On The Rise

Happy Earth Day (Almost): American Mobile Phone Recycling On The Rise

Cell phone technology is going through changes, and it causes an increase in the amount of e-waste. While electronic waste is just 2% of all the trash,, other discarded gadgets accounts for 70% of metals. But the good news is that more and more Americans have a tendency to take part in e-waste recycling. Since […]

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More Than 1000 Drivers Caught Without Seatbelts Or On Cell Phones In Notts

More Than 1000 Drivers Caught Without Seatbelts Or On Cell Phones In Notts

In Notts, over 1000 drivers were arrested for breaking the law while on the move in just two weeks. Some of the drivers arrested were using cell phones while driving while others were without seatbelts. Actually, the Nottinghamshire Police started a two-month campaign in order to target those drivers who don’t tend to follow traffic […]

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Millions of Android phones, tablets vulnerable to Heartbleed bug

Millions of Android phones, tablets vulnerable to Heartbleed bug

Millions of tablets and cell phones that run Android OS have the software bug called Heartbleed. According to researchers, the version of the Android OS that was rolled out in 2012, is still running on scores of tabs and smartphones, including ones released by HTC and Samsung among other big names. If you look at […]

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Burglars broke in QC restaurant, mobile phone store

Burglars broke in QC restaurant, mobile phone store

In a mobile phone outlet in Quezon City, Philippines, Burglars broke in and took away around p300,000. Read on to know the details. The broke in two establishments and got away with cash and lots of electronic devices. The shop owners came to know about the burglary when they opened their shops in the morning. […]

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This drone can steal what’s on your cell phone

This drone can steal what’s on your cell phone

According to news, hackers have invented a drone capable of stealing contents off your cell phone. The hackers are conducting experiments with the drones in London. The results of the research will be presented at Black Hat Asia cyber security conference in Singapore. The name of the technology is Snoopy and the drone is equipped […]

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Apple and Samsung accounted for 88% of mobile phone profits in the last 6 years

Apple and Samsung accounted for 88% of mobile phone profits in the last 6 years

If you want to figure out how hard it is for companies other than Samsung and Apple to earn profits, then you should take a look at the statistics revealed by Asymco’s Horace Dediu. According to reports from Dediu, cell phone industry made $214 billion of net profit during the previous 6 years. Apple and […]

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New Caltech chip can turn your cell phone into a projector

New Caltech chip can turn your cell phone into a projector

Imagine giving a presentation that is projected on a conference room wall via your cell phone! You can imagine using your cell phone for giving a presentation in a conference room. That means you will be using your cell phone as a projector. This technology will soon be available. The credit goes to research that […]

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