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Are You A Victim Of 'batterygate?' Users With Older IPhones May Be Eligible For A $25 Settlement

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Apple is paying users who were victims of the iPhone 'batterygate.' The tech giant agreed to pay a $500 million settlement for slowing down older models and users with the devices receive ... read more

Amazon Bans TikTok From Employees' Phones, Calls Chinese App A 'security Risk

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Amazon has asked all of its employees to remove the TikTok app from their cell phones. The move comes as the US government considers a nationwide ban on the Chinese video app. Read Full Article at RT.com ... read more

Samsung's 2021 Smartphones May Not Include A Free Charger As The Firm Looks To Cut Costs

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Samsung could remove the free charger with smartphones starting in 2021 in a bid to cut costs, a report says. The firm is also considering most users have a charger from a previous ... read more

Apple Music Drains Batteries Of IPhones Running On IOS 13.5.1

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Users have reported yet another issue with Apple's iOS 13. Thousands flocked to Apple Support to share the Apple Music app is draining batteries in iPhone and iPad running on iOS ... read more

Why These Sennheiser Wireless Headphones Could Be Ideal For Cycling

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Need to listen to music while cycling? While over-ear headphones or wireless earbuds are simply not practical, a pair of Sennheiser wireless headphoneswith a necklet could be a great ... read more

Amazon Sale Cuts The Price Of Apple Watch Series 3, Fitbit Versa 2, Wireless Headphones And More

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If you were waiting for the perfect time to get your hands on the latest tech including smartwatches, headphones and more, then get your wallet ready because Amazon has just launched ... read more

ENACFIRE Wireless Headphones: Why Amazon Shoppers Are Snapping Up These Apple AirPods Alternatives

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If you're looking for the best Apple AirPods alternatives at a fraction of the price, you might want to consider the budget-friendly ENACFIRE G20 true wireless ... read more

Leaker Says New IPhones Won't Include EarPods Or A Power Adaptor

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Apple, which usually includes an adaptor and a pair of its wired EarPods in the box of every iPhone, will reportedly sell them separately due to increased iPhone production ... read more

5G To Provide High-speed Cell Phone Connectivity To 65% Of Global Population By 2025 — Ericsson

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A total of 190 million 5G subscriptions globally are expected by the end of this year, according to the latest Ericsson Mobility Report. The figure will surge to 2.8 billion in just the next five years, it has projected. ... read more

We Have No Reason To Believe 5g Is Safe

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via Scientific American "The technology is coming, but contrary to what some people say, there could be health risks" See also ... read more

So, You Dropped Your Phone Into The Toilet?

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Yep, that is what just happened to me. Here is some advice on what to do: wikihow.com/Dry-Out-a-Wet-iPhone. Luckily, the toilet had already been flushed and the phone was too big to go down the hole. Still... remind me to spray it with Lysol when I get home! Speaking of ... read more

Your Cell Phone Might Detect A Credit Card Skimmer

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"When you're next to the pump, try connecting to Bluetooth, and if you see a long string of numbers trying to connect... then that's probably not good, says Sid Miller." via Cell phone... read more

How To Convert An MP3 To A Ringtone

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Now that I have finally joined the 21st century and gotten a Blackberry (free through Radio Shack and Sprint), I'll probably start posting tips like the following: How to convert an MP3 to a ringtone ... read more

My Phones

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In the process of upgrading to a new Samsung Galaxy Note II today (which should arrive in a few days), Sprint at one point showed me all of the devices I've had with them over the years (in case ... read more

Engineer Makes A DIY Cell Phone With Rotary Dial So She Doesn't Have To Use A Smartphone

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Engineer Makes a DIY Cell Phone With Rotary Dial So She Doesn't Have to Use a SmartphoneMy hero! via rotary dial "Rather than learn to live wit ... read more

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