The ubiquity of used cell phones in all of our lives has given way to a new form of annoyance – cell phone rudeness.
The story that has been running in the mainstream media over the last few days, claiming that worries over the cancer risk from used cell phones have been rebutted has itself been rebutted by worried experts.
Vonage, the internet calling service, is updating its unlimited international calling packages to include cell phones.
If you 1) have an Android phone and 2) are one of the Google+ early adopters or plan to jump in to the fray as soon as it’s opened to the public, downloading the Google+ for Android should be one of the first things on your list.
New and old cell phones will soon be able to take advantage of its international unlimited calling plans. Vonage introduced the new Vonage Extensions service yesterday, which essentially extends its home voice calling service to all cell phones.
It is reported that Toronto’s Mayor was caught red-handed using a cell phone while operating a motor vehicle and has even since admitted it – but because the offence was witnessed by an ordinary member of the general public rather than a police officer, he has been able to walk away without getting a ticket.
Where do old cell phones and other forms of discarded electronic equipment go? The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is trying to find out, working with both electronics recycling companies and educational not-for-profit organizations and using tracking software to find out just where used cell phones and other forms of e-waste actually end up.
They told us it wouldn’t happen, but apparently they’ve changed their minds.
Those who use new and old cell phones are being overcharged for expensive wireless data that they are not even using by the end of each month, according to a new report.
A voluntary ban on drivers using new or old cell phones near parks in Marble Falls in the United States could be implemented if a suggestion by city leaders receives enough popular support.