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4+1 reasons why you should be glad you don't have a smartphone!

by Renata Ekine It is a fact that the penetration of smartphones are too big. They are so usefull despite their disadvantages. There are some people who do not wish to use smartphones talking about their negative uses. They may be "finger pointed" and to cause surprise, but they have five very good reasons to be happy not […] 12 August 2014 at 11:32 pm

A 15-year-old boy designed shoes that can charge your smartphone

by Christine Kitsati A 15-year-old boy, Angelo Casimiro has different concerns from most children in his age and he succeeded in doing something really special. To charge your gadgets with the help of specific sports shoes and ... your movement. The device consists of two pairs of electric drives, which are placed in the inner soles of the […] 19 June 2014 at 12:06 am

Chemists from US create new unbreakable display coating for use in smartphones

by dlife At this point, we've got some really amazing technology in our smartphones, and not just on the inside. Corning's continued work on their Gorilla Glass has made phone screens amazingly resistant to scratches, and as soon as someone manages to figure out how to make synthetic sapphire faster and cheaper, they'll be even better. But […] 8 June 2014 at 03:44 pm

How far would you go to save your smartphone?

by niki lyberis 16 year old Ella was walking with her friend in the streets of Dover in UK. While they were talking to each other, her beloved Blackberry fell from her hands and stuck straight into a sewer! She didn't loose her courage and went on to remove the metal bars in front of the sewer in […] 6 April 2014 at 06:37 pm

What men and women want from a smartphone

by niki lyberis Finally, men and women do not differ in regards to their smartphone preferences. When it comes to buy a new device, the criteria which make us to choose a device from one another, are almost common: the price, the features, the battery autonomy and the software. These are revealed by Nielsen through a research which […] 15 March 2014 at 07:38 pm

Boeing Black Phone. The smartphone that can self destruct.

by Christine Kitsati Here's a "mysterious" smartphone from Boeing, which this time is leaving the private and fighter aircrafts and deals with something different. The Boeing Black Phone, with emphasis on safety, promises to protect your data in a special way. So, in addition to the encryption of your communications, it has a feature that erases your data, […] 5 March 2014 at 01:47 pm

Archos CEO dips his not waterproof smartphone in a glass of water (major flop)

by Christine Kitsati Well here's what happens when the CEO of a company doesn't know exactly how... water proof the products of his lineup really are. Meet Archos CEO, Mr. Loic Poirier who made an epic flop when he tried to show off the waterproof capabilities of the company's Quenchua 5" Phone! According to its official specifications, the […] 27 February 2014 at 11:28 am

Xiaomi Mi4′s specs revealed in benchmark test

by dlife It looks like Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi, is getting ready for the successor of it’s widely popular Mi3 smartphone device as the Mi4 has been spotted on AnTuTu revealing some of it’s key specs. According to the popular benchmark conducting site, the unannounced Mi4 features a display with a 1920 x 1080 resolution, which in my opinion, is the […] 23 February 2014 at 08:07 am

Research: What do you do with your old mobile?

by Christine Kitsati A research of OnePoll, with the name "Mobile Mountain Study" on behalf of, gives the answer to the question of the title (in terms of what people do with their old mobile phones) and many more. In accordance with this, 50% of people who participate say that they keep their old mobile phones somewhere […] 19 February 2014 at 08:19 am

10 dangerous things we do with our smartphones (infographic)

by Christine Kitsati An infographic has been created after a research that was carried out by the company "Protect your Bubble" (if you are wondering, it's a company for smartphone insurance) and includes 10 dangerous things we do with our smartphones. From saving passwords that are related to our "critical" financial transactions, to the publication of photographs from […] 7 February 2014 at 06:14 pm