It doesn’t seem that long ago that I was writing about how smartphones were not really catching on in the USA. Obviously, that is changing.
As the number of cell phone users rises in the USA, the way we dispose of our old cells becomes increasingly important. Of course, we should never throw them away; cell phones are e-waste – toxic waste – and can cause a lot of damage if not disposed of properly. There are a few different […]
The scandal over the hacking of used cell phones by journalists involved with Rupert Murdoch’s media empire is refusing to lie down and go away – and sources are speculating that the media magnate himself could end up in the firing line. News International, the United Kingdom subsidiary of Murdoch’s empire, handed 2007 emails to […]
Ghana is close to finalizing laws that will prevent the importation of electronic waste such as old cell phones into the country. The Minister of Environment, Science and Technology, Ms Sherrey Ayittey, says that her department is currently working with two different ministries in order to ensure the law regarding electronic waste such as used […]
Ford has become the first automobile manufacturer to publically back the introduction of a nationwide ban of people using new and old cell phones while operating a motor vehicle. Rep Carolyn McCarthy, D-N Y, last month proposed legislation to make the use of cell phones while driving a crime in all states across the US, […]
For photographers and would-be photographers out there who carry an iPhone, this should prove interesting and perhaps even useful news: a new gadget has been released that allows people to use their Canon and Nikon lenses with their iPhones.
Bans of the use of new and old cell phones while operating a motor vehicle need to be strictly enforced by police or they will offer little value, according to a new study.
The state government of Sibu in Borneo is looking into the possibility of setting up a recycling center for electronic waste items such as old cell phones. “We are looking into the matter.
The number of drivers in Cheyenne who have been given a citation for using their new or old cell phone while operating a motor vehicle in 2011 is expected to exceed the number in 2010.
There is no point to the new laws banning motorists from driving while on their used cell phones, according to a new study.