Technology has been making a big difference to the developing world. New and old cell phones have become a vital part of cash transfer schemes in Kenya, allowing poor people who live in urban areas to be able to buy food, while in remote rural areas of Peru, computers that have been provided by the Euro-Solar program have been fuelling the appetite for learning amongst children.
Of all the things that have increased with the advent of new and old cell phones, one of the worst is bad manners. Cell phones mean that people can be rude to others at anytime and anywhere, and there are a number of big ways in which cell phone misuse can really annoy other people.
The argument as to whether new and old cell phones generate radiation that could cause brain tumors or cancer of the reproductive system has been raging for some time, but now there is a new cell phone that is able to detect radiation and will be able to warn users if they are encountering a potential hotspot.
Cell phones have become a constant presence in the everyday lives of many people all across the world.
A ringing cell phone helped police at the University of Georgia to find a thief who was in hiding after robbing two people at gunpoint on the corner of West Broad and Finley streets around 2:30 am on Sunday morning, an Athens-Clarke police report states.
Fancy charging your new or old cell phone? Just use your T-shirt. Thanks to scientists at the University of South Carolina, who have invented a new T-shirt that could charge up cell phones, it could now be a possibility.
Cell phone customers are mad as hell and they are not going to take it anymore, or at least, that is the implication of recent subscriber numbers that have been released by carriers in the United States.
The newest figures released by cell phone companies are pointing to a new trend; one that a lot of us would say is long overdue. In growing numbers, cell phone users are deciding not to renew the long-term contracts they have with their carriers. In many cases, consumers did not want such long contracts in […]
BBC television personality Jeremy Paxman has testified to a British government panel inquiry that former Daily Mirror editor Piers Morgan, now a host on CNN, shared with him specific instructions on how to go about hacking into other people’s new and old cell phones. Paxman told the panel about a lunch in 2002 in which […]
Cell phone enthusiasts will be happy to learn that Amazon.com is expected to begin carrying the Samsung Galaxy S3 smart phone beginning on June 1, marking the first date on which the phone will be available to consumers in the United States. The Samsung Galaxy S3 is already available in some locations worldwide such as […]