Posts Tagged: "cellphones"

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Verizon’s Femtocells Can Be Used To Spy On You

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Femtocells are fairly innocuous: You might have seen one and not even realized what it was. It’s essentially a tiny cell tower, used by cellular providers to offer better service for indoor locations that might otherwise block your signal. Unfortunately, Verizon’s femtocells can also apparently offer new methods of spying...

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Old Phone Booths Turned Into Aquariums

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As cellphone take over, payphones are becoming a thing of the past. Many are disappearing from the streets in many cities around the globe. But a Japanese art collective Kingyobu decided to create some art from old payphone booths and have turned Osaka’s disused booths into giant and fully functional...

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30 of the Best iOS 5 Features (list)

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Tomorrow, Apple will unveil the next iPhone, presumably the iPhone 4GS or iPhone 5.  Not only will it be faster and have an upgraded camera, but it will be powered by iOS 5.  Here are the top 30 new and improved features that users are going to love. 1. Wireless...

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Gorilla Glass, Hard To Break Intentionally

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[GR]XyFbA7-JgGw[/GR] Low key as it may be in the world of consumer tech, the glass we use in any of our gadgets isn’t going away anytime soon. In fact, we’ll be using more and more, especially with the proliferation of touchscreen technology. Yet glass as a surface is surprisingly easy...

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inPulse: The Blackberry Watch

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Whoa doggy!  I never thought RIM would seep to this level of gimmick, but low and behold they have.  Okay, maybe that’s a bit unfair, but at first glance you do have to question the sanity of a Blackberry Watch. Rumored to be called the inPulse Smartwatch (get it, the...