Electronic waste has heavily polluted around ten percent of all the farmland in China, and now seems to be rising in alarming proportions in parts of both Africa and India.
Dogs that have been trained to sniff out new and old cell phones will soon be on the prowl at Rikers Island, The New York Post is reporting.
India finally came up with its first rules regarding electronic waste in June this year, an indication that the country has at last woken up to the potential threat posed to the ecosystem by the hazardous waste.
The sixth biggest cell phone company in the whole of the United States, US Cellular Corp, admitted on Friday that it has turned down the opportunity to carry the iPhone. US Cellular Corp is the first carrier in the United States to admit that it turned down the chance to carry the popular phone. Consumers […]
Old cell phones are causing big problems for police due to children playing with them and unwittingly calling for assistance in the process.
The House voted on Tuesday to freeze any new taxes from being imposed on cell phones or any other wireless services in the United States, including wireless broadband access.
The Samsung Epic 4G is the company’s most recent entry into their Galaxy S class of phones. Designed to run on Sprint cellular service, the Epic 4G features a platform based on Android version 2.1.
Most of the time, when someone mentions a new application for cell phones, the conversation will center around an “app,” or small program intended to make the phone more useful in some startling new way – apps even exist to help music teachers tune guitars, for example.
Almost half of all adult cell phone users in the United States have apps on their new and old cell phones, according to a report by the Pew Internet & American Life Project.
A mugger who apparently had second thoughts about an attack on a 63-year-old man came back moments later to return the victim’s old cell phone and bus pass in Chicago in the United States.