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1 hr ago | Lancashire Telegraph

SICK: East Lancs gang who filmed dogs attacking badger and cat jailed

A SICK gang who filmed their dogs attacking a badger and a cat on their mobile phones have been jailed.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Lancashire County, England, United Kingdom,

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Examiner.com

Pros, cons of using ecoATM machines for electronic recycling, money back

Consumers can barely walk out of their cell phone providers' stores before their "new" Smartphones are outdated.

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics

West Australian

America Movil asset sale should be across the board - Slim

America Movil, Latin America's biggest telecoms company, will move quickly to put an "attractive" cross-section of the company up for sale as it sheds assets to escape tougher regulation of the phone and broadcasting markets in Mexico, billionaire owner Carlos Slim said.

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Related Topix: Carlos Slim Helu, Telekom Austria AG, Telecom, World News, Mexico, Cellphones, Electronics

China Digital Times

China Jails 32 People for Online Terror Charges

The other 29 people were handed sentences ranging from four to 15 years' imprisonment by seven courts in the region on Thursday, according to state broadcaster CCTV and the region's official newspaper, the Xinjiang Daily.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Prison, Cellphones, Electronics, Terrorism

Wireless Week

Carriers Failing Miserably at Location Data for Wireless E911 Calls

If you make a 911 call from your cell phone in the D.C. area don't expect the dispatcher to know your location.

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics

Iol.co.za

Mobile phone ban now global

Tests on mobile phones, laptops and tablets that had been limited to passengers flying to the US will now be massively expanded to cover destinations around the world.

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics, Travel

Detroit Free Press

Dress your cell phone in summery covers by Kate Spade, Lilly Pulitzer

Hold the phone! You're dressed for summer, so why isn't your cell phone wearing something colorful and fun, too? Here are three fabulously fresh summer cell phone covers that are in stores now.

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Related Topix: Apparel, kate spade, Cellphones, Electronics

West Australian

Digital warriors battle to get African games on phones

Safari the warrior crouches in the bush - a digitised heroine from the new mobile phone game "Afro Fighters" that its Nigerian creator hopes will soon rival the likes of Clash of Clans or Angry Birds on the world's handsets.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Cellphones, Nigeria, Africa, World News, Rovio Mobile, iPod touchiPad App, iPhone App, iPod touch App, Clash of Clans, Nintendo, iPhone and iPad App, Video Games, Angry Birds, DARK, Kalypso

Thu Jul 10, 2014

CIO Today

Silent Circle Ends Phone Roaming Charges

The Switzerland-based Silent Circle said in a statement that expansion of its encrypted VoIP service represents "a major disruption to wireless carriers' traditional mobile calling models."

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Related Topix: VoIP, Science / Technology, Electronics

Reuters

U.S. Senate committee advances bill on cell phone unlocking

The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday approved bringing before the full Senate legislation that would give mobile-phone users the right to "unlock" their devices and use them on competitors' wireless networks, something that is now technically illegal.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Cellphones, Wireless, Emerging Technology, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Patrick Leahy

ABC Action News

Bad cell phone etiquette and not know it?

Author and etiquette expert Jacqueline Whitmore founded the event in 2002 with the intent to encourage cell phone users to be more respectful of their surroundings by using some simple cell phone etiquette principles, according to EtiquetteExpert.com .

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics, Inventions, Science / Technology

WALA

Historic markers to greet Civil War buffs in Selma

History buffs who come to Selma next April will be treated to something special - interactive history markers allowing them to use their cellular phones to learn more about one of the final battles of the Civil War.

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics

The Economist

Mobile phones and planes: Ready for boarding?

On July 6th handheld devices with flat batteries were added to the list of items banned from hand luggage for flights to America.

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics

The Washington Post

Calling 911 from your cell phone in D.C.? Good luck getting first-responders to find you.

Not long after he became the country's top telecom regulator in 2009 , Julius Genachowski wanted to find out what it was like to be a 911 dispatcher.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Business News, Federal Communications Commission, Sports

Yahoo!

Telstra coverage can't be everywhere: Thodey

Telstra chief executive David Thodey speaks at the WestBusiness Leadership Matters breakfast this morning.

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Related Topix: Telstra Corporation, Cable & Satellite, Telecom, TelstraClear, Electronics

Wed Jul 09, 2014

O'Grady's PowerPage

TSA to require closer look at cell phones, notebooks on U.S.-bound...

The TSA's going to want to take a closer look at your iPhone and notebooks on U.S.-bound flights.

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Related Topix: US News, Transporation Security Administration (TSA), Laptops/Notebooks, Cellphones, Electronics, iPhone

NEWS.com.au

Mobile phone plan to stop Ebola

A MOBILE phone lost in the US eight months ago has been reunited with it's farmer owner after an incredible journey that ended in Japan.

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Phillymag.com

Youa ll Soon Be Able to Use Your Cell Phone on PATCO Underground

PATCO Speedline riders will soon be able to use their cell phones underground , following the installation of cellular transmission equipment in PATCO's tunnels.

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics

CIO

LG's G Watch is Serviceable, but No Standout

Buying a smartwatch means adding yet another gadget to the arsenal of devices you already use on a daily basis.

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics

Sheffield Star

Victim speaks of her terror at knifepoint robbery in Sheffield

A teenage girl held up in a knifepoint robbery in Sheffield one hour before a murder told jurors she cried during the terrifying ordeal.

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Related Topix: South Yorkshire County, England, Derbyshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Electronics

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