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The Smartphone 'Kill Switch' Is Coming, But You'll Probably Have to Download It
Smartphones

The Smartphone 'Kill Switch' Is Coming, But You'll Probably Have to Download It

Major manufacturers and wireless carriers have agreed to offer a free opt-in 'kill switch' for smartphones made after July 2015.
Laura Entis
Gadgets, Apps, Video Games and Social Media: All Things Tech With Veronica Belmont
Technology

Gadgets, Apps, Video Games and Social Media: All Things Tech With Veronica Belmont

In this Google Hangout, we'll chat about the future of wearables, business tech and more.
Jason Fell
Lazy Customers Can Now Search Yelp Using Emojis
Yelp

Lazy Customers Can Now Search Yelp Using Emojis

Fewer characters? Sure. More convenient? Probably not.
Kate Taylor
This Startup Says It Can Fully Charge Your Smartphone in 30 Seconds
Smartphones

This Startup Says It Can Fully Charge Your Smartphone in 30 Seconds

Israel-based tech company StoreDot claims to have a new product that can move your smartphone's charge-o-meter from that red sliver of death to full-on green in well under a minute.
Catherine Clifford
Google Offers Sneak Peek at Project Ara, Its Build-Your-Own Smartphone
Technology

Google Offers Sneak Peek at Project Ara, Its Build-Your-Own Smartphone

The tech titan has released a video introducing the team behind Project Ara and offering a glimpse into the project's breaking developments.
Geoff Weiss
5 Simple Cures to Work Smarter and Save Time
Productivity

5 Simple Cures to Work Smarter and Save Time

If you don't have a structure to your day, you're wasting a good deal of it. Implement these time hacks and get more done.
Matthew Toren
4 Ways to Stop People From Using Their Phones During Meetings
Smartphones

4 Ways to Stop People From Using Their Phones During Meetings

Because face-to-face meetings are for actually facing other people -- not for texting, checking emails and taking calls on your smartphone.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
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You Don't Need an App for That
Office Tech

You Don't Need an App for That

Startups should consider a mobile-enabled website to serve their business. This will allow for access from a wide range of smartphones and lower development costs.
Eric Dynowski
7 Easy Ways to Save Your Eyes From Smartphone Strain
Smartphones

7 Easy Ways to Save Your Eyes From Smartphone Strain

Try these super simple tricks to keep your smartphone-gazing eyes happy and healthy.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
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Here's One Big Reason Mobile Carriers Don't Want a 'Kill Switch' on Smartphones
Smartphones

Here's One Big Reason Mobile Carriers Don't Want a 'Kill Switch' on Smartphones

A new report shows how many billions of dollars companies such as Verizon and AT&T could lose each year if smartphone theft decreases.
Jason Fell
Just How Dependent Are You on Your Phone? (Infographic)
Mobile

Just How Dependent Are You on Your Phone? (Infographic)

A new survey from Deloitte shows how mobile device use is increasing across generations.
Nina Zipkin
How the HTC One M8 Smartphone Stacks Up to the Competition
Smartphones

How the HTC One M8 Smartphone Stacks Up to the Competition

The new iteration of HTC's flagship heats up an already-hot smartphone race.
Noah Kravitz
Apple Might Bring Back Something Steve Jobs Hated: The Stylus.
iPhone

Apple Might Bring Back Something Steve Jobs Hated: The Stylus.

Despite its founder's notorious disdain for them, Apple could release a surprisingly slick "iPen" stylus. Or not.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Does Anybody Really Need a '2K' Smartphone?
Smartphones

Does Anybody Really Need a '2K' Smartphone?

When selecting a new smartphone for work or play, you might be tempted to go bigger when it comes to resolution. But some phones have blown way past reality.
Noah Kravitz