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27 min ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland

TV fan Meyers is ready for his Emmy close-upTV fan Meyers is ready...

Don't look for a selfie moment at Monday's 66th Primetime Emmy Awards . No cellphone companies have come forward with product-placement deals like the one Ellen DeGeneres gamely offered at TV fan Meyers is ready for his Emmy close-up Don't look for a selfie moment at Monday's 66th Primetime Emmy Awards .


Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Comedy, Saturday Night Live, Oscars, Seth Meyers, Parks and Recreation

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Macworld UK

Why Amazon's Fire Phone hasn't set the smartphone market ablaze

When I reviewed Amazon's new Fire Phone, I compared it to the first iPhone, and the similarities are many.


Related Topix: Amazon, Kindle, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, Gmail, iPhone App, iPhone, AT&T

New York Daily News

Jennifer Lopez's cellphone store in Brooklyn closes

The megastar's persona couldn't attract enough customers to save the Viva Movil store on Flatbush Ave. in Prospect Heights, despite its prime location near Barclays Center.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Jennifer Lopez, J Lo

Washington Times

Tech Tips: Sprint's good rates come with a price

In revamping its prices and plans this week, Sprint is joining Verizon and AT in letting families share pools of data.


Related Topix: T-Mobile

WMZQ-FM Rockville

Quick fixes for summertime cellphone damage

Overheated cellphones will turn off or will shut down automatically. Once returned to a safe temperature, they should be fine.


Hindustan Times

Surfing the Net for long is not a bad habit but an addiction

Do you have children who cannot keep their hands off their mobile phones and computers? Disgruntled, you term it a bad habit? In fact, this is the time to pay more attention to your children's 'Net addiction'.


Related Topix: Medicine, Psychiatry, ADHD, Health, Social Software, Family, Kids, Addiction

WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

How we'll pay for things in the future

If you're in San Francisco, perhaps you waved your smartphone over a payment terminal; if in London, maybe you momentarily tapped your funky-looking wristband on it; if in Nairobi, you probably just sent a text message.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics

Ilkley Gazette

'Enough is enough' for Ilkley EE mobile phone users

DISTGRUNTLED EE customers in Ilkley are bombarding the company with complaints after becoming increasingly frustrated at its poor mobile coverage.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics

Wall Street Journal

Why Chinese Smartphone Makers Are Going Global

Chinese smartphone makers are increasing their presence in the global market. This year, we've already seen Lenovo Group and Huawei Technologies gain global market share, posing a threat to market leader Samsung Electronics Coolpad , a smartphone maker based in Shenzhen, plans to spend millions of dollars this year to promote its brand in Southeast ... (more)


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Lenovo, Huawei Technologies, Energy, Oil & Gas, Samsung, Cell Phones, Electronics


Opera browser to become standard on Microsoft mobile phones

Norwegian software maker Opera has signed a deal to take over the browser building unit of Microsoft's Nokia mobile phone unit, Opera said on Thursday.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics

Wed Aug 20, 2014

WLLR-FM Davenport

Parents of Kids with Cell Phones

Parents, if you pay for your child's cell phone bill, and are tired of them not returning your calls and text messages... THIS it the app for you! Introducing... "Ignore No More," a new app for Android, created by a Texas mom, forces kids to return missed calls and texts BEFORE being able to use other features on their phone, like apps, games, and ... (more)


Local TV Station KTVZ

Oregon PUC warns of 'free cellphone' scam

The Oregon Public Utility Commission issued an urgent scam alert Wednesday, warning consumers about online postings offering to help them to get a free cellphone.


Mark's Cell Phone

I gave Mark an Sony Xperia J last Christmas which he loved. He thought it was the greatest phone ever, even if it wasn't.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics, iPhone

93.3 The Eagle

Peter Frampton Explains Phone-Throwing Incident

Peter Frampton says he was "making a statement" when he took a fan's cellphone during a recent concert and hurled it toward the back of the stage.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Peter Frampton, Cameras

News Observer

Digital Savant: Two years later, the wait seems longer for mobile wallets

"The future of buying stuff seems like it's going to be cashless, credit card-less and tied to whatever mobile device you happen to be carrying around.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics

Doncaster Free Press

'I can't use mobile because of trees'

A disgruntled customer has gone into battle with a mobile phone giant because he says he is unable to make and receive calls when trees are in leaf.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics

The Times of India

New mobile phone app to help trace Haj pilgrims

CHENNAI: The Indian consulate in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia has introduced several high-tech measures for the 1,36,000 Haj pilgrims from India, including 3,330 from Tamil Nadu.


Related Topix: World News, India, Asia, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Google, Startups

Tue Aug 19, 2014

T-Mobile leads cellphone service performance in Denver

The T-Mobile logo hangs under pink umbrellas at the 2014 CeBIT computer technology trade fair on March 10, 2014 in Hanover, central Germany.


Related Topix: T-Mobile, Colorado, AT&T

24 Hours

Open Media wants more competition and better prices for cellphones.

Are you paying too much for your cellphone plan? David Christopher with Open Media thinks so.


Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News

WTKR-TV Norfolk

Help! My cell phone battery died

Phone batteries always seem to run out when you need them! To the rescue-smart phone cases with a built in battery.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics