Slashdot Items Tagged "cellphones"

Date / Time Story
Thursday February 15, 2018 @04:29PM France's Telecom Regulator Thinks Net Neutrality Should Also Apply To Devices
Saturday February 10, 2018 @02:25PM Researchers Are Developing An Algorithm That Makes Smartphones Child-Proof
Saturday February 10, 2018 @04:13AM Rejoice: Samsung's Next Flagship Smartphone Looks To Keep the Headphone Jack Alive
Monday February 05, 2018 @04:42PM Android Oreo Passes 1 Percent Adoption After 5 Months, Nougat Finally Takes First Place
Sunday February 04, 2018 @12:27PM Finland Will Introduce a Mobile 'Driver's License' App
Friday February 02, 2018 @09:33PM Hawaii Missile Alert Worker Fired, Will Sue State for Defamation
Friday February 02, 2018 @08:50PM NIH Study Links Cellphone Radiation To Cancer In Male Rats
Friday February 02, 2018 @12:03AM LG Settles Bootloop Lawsuit With $425 Cash Or a $700 Rebate Toward a New LG Phone
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @04:24PM Verizon Drops Plans To Sell Huawei Phones Due To US Government Pressure
Sunday January 28, 2018 @09:24PM Trump Team Considers Nationalizing America's 5G Network
Thursday January 25, 2018 @06:14PM Jack White Bans Cellphones At Concerts For '100% Human Experience'
Thursday January 25, 2018 @12:22AM Study Links Decline In Teenagers' Happiness To Smartphones
Friday January 19, 2018 @11:06PM EFF: Thousands of People Have Secure Messaging Clients Infected By Spyware
Thursday January 18, 2018 @08:13PM Google Releases Fix For Chromecast Wi-Fi Crashes
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @05:49PM Many Enterprise Mobile Devices Will Never Be Patched Against Meltdown, Spectre
Monday January 15, 2018 @04:43PM OnePlus Customers Report Credit Card Fraud After Buying From the Company's Website
Sunday January 14, 2018 @02:26PM Text Message Scammer Gets Five Years in Prison
Saturday January 13, 2018 @08:14PM Fake 'Inbound Missile' Alert Sent To Every Cellphone in Hawaii
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @05:46PM Future Samsung Phones Will Have a Working FM Radio Chip
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @04:36PM Samsung Will Unveil the Galaxy S9 Next Month At Mobile World Congress
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @12:29AM 'I Tried the First Phone With An In-Display Fingerprint Sensor'
Monday January 08, 2018 @05:26PM AT&T Pulls Out of Deal To Sell China's Huawei Phones In the US
Sunday January 07, 2018 @02:59AM Would You Use a Smartphone-Style Laptop With a Three-Day Battery Life?
Thursday January 04, 2018 @04:46PM White House Bans Use of Personal Devices From West Wing
Thursday December 28, 2017 @03:03PM HTC, Motorola Say They Don't Slow Old Phones Like Apple Does
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @04:00PM Is Google Home Fit For Elderly and Disabled Users?
Saturday December 23, 2017 @08:49PM Fleeing Google's Apps and iOS, Mandrake Linux Creator Launches 'eelo' Project
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @03:33PM Apple Confirms iPhone With Older Batteries Will Take Hits On Performance
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @06:34PM Ask Slashdot: Are There Any Alternatives To Android Or iOS?
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @04:35PM Your Phone May Send You 'Blue Alerts' To Warn You When Local Police Are In Danger
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @03:59PM 'Loapi' Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Is Causing Phone Batteries To Bulge
Friday December 15, 2017 @05:47PM Don't Keep Cellphones Next To Your Body, California Health Department Warns
Friday December 15, 2017 @03:02PM Canadian Cellphone Bills Are Some of the Highest In the World, Says Report
Monday December 11, 2017 @07:20PM France To Ban Mobile Phones In Schools
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @04:36PM Qualcomm Announces Latest Snapdragon 845 Processor
Monday December 04, 2017 @01:09AM Should Apple Share iPhone X Face Data With App Developers?
Saturday December 02, 2017 @07:23PM 'App Truthers' Question the Accuracy of the Domino's Pizza Tracker
Friday December 01, 2017 @06:40PM Volunteers Around the World Build Surveillance-Free Cellular Network Called 'Sopranica'
Friday December 01, 2017 @04:23PM Controversial Study Claims 'Smartphone Addiction' Alters the Brain
Monday November 27, 2017 @06:02PM The Pixel 2's Dormant 'Visual Core' Chip Gets Activated In Latest Android Developer Preview
Monday November 27, 2017 @04:33PM White House Weighs Personal Mobile Phone Ban For Staff
Monday November 27, 2017 @04:04PM Pokemon Go Led To Increase In Traffic Deaths and Accidents, Says Study
Sunday November 26, 2017 @03:06PM Motorola Ad Mocks Samsung Ad Mocking Apple
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @03:56PM Samsung's Galaxy S9 Will Appear At CES In January, Says Report
Monday November 20, 2017 @02:01AM 10-Year-Old Boy Cracks the Face ID On Both Parents' IPhone X
Saturday November 18, 2017 @07:41PM CNBC: Google's New 'Pixel Buds' Suck
Friday November 17, 2017 @11:34PM Apple Fixes the iPhone X 'Unresponsive When It's Cold' Bug
Friday November 17, 2017 @11:21PM iPhone X Owners Experience 'Crackling' or 'Buzzing' Sounds From Earpiece Speaker
Sunday November 12, 2017 @02:38PM New Samsung Video Demos Linux on Galaxy Smartphones
Sunday November 12, 2017 @12:05PM New Samsung Video Demos Linux on Galaxy Smartphones
Sunday November 12, 2017 @10:59AM The iPhone X Becomes Unresponsive When It Gets Cold
Saturday November 11, 2017 @09:04PM CopperheadOS Fights Unlicensed Installations On Nexus Phones
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @01:22AM iOS 11 Passes 50 Percent Adoption In Under 2 Months
Monday November 06, 2017 @05:56PM iPhone X Has the 'Most Innovative and High Performance' Smartphone Display Ever Tested
Friday November 03, 2017 @03:36PM iFixit's iPhone X Teardown Reveals Two Battery Cells, 'Unprecedented' Logic Board
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @04:36PM Razer Unveils Gaming Smartphone With 120Hz UltraMotion Display, 8GB RAM and No Headphone Jack
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @03:18PM Apple Uses Machine Learning To Chronicle All the Bra Pics On Your iPhone
Monday October 30, 2017 @09:57PM Apple Is Designing iPhones, iPads That Would Drop Qualcomm Components
Monday October 30, 2017 @06:46PM Calgary Police Cellphone Surveillance Device Must Remain Top Secret, Judge Rules
Sunday October 29, 2017 @06:05PM Researchers Devise 2FA System That Relies On Taking Photos of Ordinary Objects
Sunday October 29, 2017 @01:45AM TechCrunch Argues Social Media News Feeds 'Need to Die'
Friday October 27, 2017 @07:23PM Samsung Made a Bitcoin Mining Rig Out of 40 Old Galaxy S5s
Friday October 27, 2017 @03:28PM PSA: Apple's iPhone X Screen Repair Will Cost You $279
Thursday October 26, 2017 @07:44PM Google Addresses Pixel 2 XL Display Issues, Pixel 2 Clicking Sounds With Software Updates
Monday October 23, 2017 @12:14AM Essential Announces $200 (29%) Discount on Phones -- Price Dropped To $499
Saturday October 21, 2017 @03:24PM 'Broadp0wn' Chipset Security Vulnerability Was Widespread On Smartphones
Saturday October 21, 2017 @03:07PM For Under $1,000, Mobile Ads Can Track Your Location
Saturday October 21, 2017 @12:24AM With Rising Database Breaches, Two-Factor Authentication Also At Risk
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @04:29PM Android Oreo Helps Google's Pixel 2 Smartphones Outperform Other Android Flagships
Monday October 16, 2017 @07:54PM Mobile Phone Companies Appear To Be Selling Your Location To Almost Anyone
Friday October 13, 2017 @08:40PM Dutch Police Build a Pokemon Go-Style App For Hunting Wanted Criminals
Friday October 13, 2017 @06:34PM Google Slashes Prices of Its USB-C Headphone Dongle Following Minor Outrage
Friday October 13, 2017 @04:13PM Apple To Ditch Touch ID Altogether For All of Next Year's iPhones
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @05:07PM OxygenOS Telemetry Lets OnePlus Tie Phones To Individual Users
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @04:14PM Security, Privacy Focused Librem 5 Linux Smartphone Successfully Crowdfunded
Monday October 09, 2017 @07:57PM PSA: Microsoft Is Using Cortana To Read Your Private Skype Conversations
Saturday October 07, 2017 @03:06PM Alphabet's Balloons Will Bring Cellphone Service To Puerto Rico
Friday October 06, 2017 @06:10PM Apple Doesn't Deliberately Slow Down Older Devices According To Benchmark Analysis
Friday October 06, 2017 @03:27PM White House Chief of Staff's Phone Was Reportedly Hacked Months Ago
Saturday September 30, 2017 @05:12PM US Prisons Have a Cellphone Smuggling Problem
Saturday September 30, 2017 @01:20PM Bill Gates Has An Android Phone. Has Microsoft Changed?
Friday September 29, 2017 @10:38PM Solar Powered Smartwatch Successfully Crowdfunded on Kickstarter
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @02:49AM The World's First Blockchain Smartphone Is In Development
Friday September 22, 2017 @08:20PM Apple's Swift 4.0 Includes A Compatibility Mode For 'The Majority' Of Swift 3.x Code
Friday September 22, 2017 @03:55PM Super-Accurate GPS Chips Coming To Smartphones In 2018
Thursday September 21, 2017 @03:21PM DC Court Rules Tracking Phones Without a Warrant Is Unconstitutional
Sunday September 17, 2017 @05:14PM Can An Individual Still Resist The Spread of Technology?
Sunday September 17, 2017 @04:01PM Essential Phone Now Supported By All Four Major Carriers (Including Verizon)
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @01:39PM Apple Announces iPhone X With Edge-To-Edge Display, Wireless Charging and No Home Button
Saturday September 09, 2017 @07:27PM Leaks Reveal New Features In Apple's Next iPhone
Saturday September 09, 2017 @07:18PM Leaks Reveal New Features In Apple's Next iPhone
Saturday September 09, 2017 @06:28PM Ask Slashdot: What Can You Do With An Old Windows Phone?
Friday September 08, 2017 @04:39PM Hobbyist Gives iPhone 7 the Headphone Jack We've Always Wanted
Friday September 08, 2017 @03:47PM Galaxy Note 8 Sets New Pre-Order Record For Samsung Despite Last Year's Disaster
Thursday September 07, 2017 @06:25PM Google Is Apparently Ready To Buy Smartphone Maker HTC
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @05:52PM Huawei Surpasses Apple As the World's Second Largest Smartphone Brand
Friday September 01, 2017 @05:30PM Slashdot Asks: How Do You Navigate Your Smartphone?
Thursday August 31, 2017 @03:23PM LG Announces V30 Smartphone With 'FullVision' OLED Display, Dual Cameras
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @05:57PM Palm Devices Are Coming In 2018 Without WebOS, Says Report
Monday August 28, 2017 @12:54PM New York City Cops Will Replace Their 36,000 Windows Phones With iPhones
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @04:45PM Sony Loses Class Action Lawsuit In Waterproof Claims For Original Xperia Z Line
Saturday August 19, 2017 @06:59PM postmarketOS Pursues A Linux-Based, LTS OS For Android Phones
Thursday August 10, 2017 @09:22AM T-Mobile To Launch Its Own Branded Budget Smartphone
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @03:02PM Maybe Americans Don't Need Fast Home Internet Service, FCC Suggests
Monday August 07, 2017 @03:03PM Android 8.0's 'Streaming OS Updates' Will Work Even If Your Phone Is Full
Sunday August 06, 2017 @09:21PM Ask Slashdot: Are My Drone Apps Phoning Home?
Friday August 04, 2017 @05:12PM BLU Claims Innocence, Gets Phones Reinstated On Amazon
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @03:55PM Apple's Shares Rise On Better-Than-Expected iPhone Sales
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @02:48PM New iPhone To Have Tap to Wake, Attention Detection, and Virtual Home Button, Says Report
Sunday July 30, 2017 @12:41AM Honolulu Targets 'Smartphone Zombies' With Crosswalk Ban
Saturday July 29, 2017 @11:16PM Will 'Smart Cities' Violate Our Privacy?
Saturday July 29, 2017 @04:24PM Do Kill Switches Deter Cellphone Theft?
Friday July 28, 2017 @09:43PM As If Facebook Wasn't Creepy Enough, Now They Can Watch You, Too
Wednesday July 26, 2017 @02:32PM Feds Crack Trump Protesters' Phones To Charge Them With Felony Rioting
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @03:59PM China Forces Muslim Minority To Install Spyware On Their Phones
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @03:06PM Motorola Unveils the Moto Z2 Force, a Smartphone With Double the Cameras and a Shatterproof Screen
Sunday July 23, 2017 @02:21PM Apple Sued By State Farm Over Alleged iPhone Fire
Sunday July 23, 2017 @11:50AM Disastrous 'Pokemon Go' Event Leads To Mass Refunds
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @03:13PM Samsung's 'Bixby' Voice Assistant Finally Launches In US
Thursday July 13, 2017 @04:23PM Border Patrol Says It's Barred From Searching Cloud Data On Phones
Monday July 10, 2017 @05:19PM Would You Buy the iPhone 8 If It Cost $1,200?
Sunday July 09, 2017 @02:11PM Researchers Have Developed A Battery-Free Mobile Phone
Saturday July 08, 2017 @03:16PM Nest Founder 'Wakes Up In Cold Sweats' Fearing The Impact Of Mobile Technology
Thursday July 06, 2017 @04:16PM RED Launches a $1,200 Smartphone With a 'Hydrogen Holographic Display'
Sunday June 25, 2017 @01:40AM Software Developer Explains Why The Ubuntu Phone Failed
Friday June 23, 2017 @02:57PM Texting While Driving Now Legal In Colorado -- In Some Cases
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @04:16PM Remember When You Called Someone and Heard a Song?
Monday June 19, 2017 @03:37PM Steve Jobs Wanted the First iPhone To Have a Permanent Back Button Like Android
Sunday June 18, 2017 @11:15PM A Colorado Group Wants To Ban Smartphones For Kids
Friday June 16, 2017 @03:35PM T-Mobile Rolling Out 600 MHz Low-Band Wireless
Friday June 16, 2017 @03:12PM Samsung's Bixby Voice Assistant Is Finally Coming to the US -- But Only As a Preview
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @04:13PM We Could Have Had Cellphones Four Decades Earlier
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @03:52PM Play Store Downloads Show Google Pixel Sales Limited To 1 Million Units
Saturday June 10, 2017 @01:45PM Delays In Unlocking Cellphones Seized In Inauguration Day Protests?
Saturday June 10, 2017 @12:34PM New iOS 11 Settings Will Stop Apps From Tracking Your Location
Saturday June 10, 2017 @12:33AM No, Your Phone Didn't Ring. So Why Voice Mail From a Telemarketer?
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @03:25PM Police In Oklahoma Have Cracked Hundreds of People's Cell Phones
Saturday June 03, 2017 @10:16PM Ubuntu Touch Mobile OS Now Maintained By UBports
Sunday May 28, 2017 @04:22PM Malicious Apps Brought Ad-Clicking 'Judy' Malware To Millions Of Android Phones
Friday May 26, 2017 @04:50PM UCF Research Could Bring 'Drastically' Higher Resolution To Your Phone and TV
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @04:57PM Republicans Want To Leave You Voicemail -- Without Ever Ringing Your Cellphone
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @02:20PM Samsung's Galaxy S8 Active Looks Like a Rugged LG G6
Sunday May 21, 2017 @12:39PM Soon You'll Be Able To Build Your Own 4G Network Over Wi-Fi Frequencies
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @05:02PM Comcast's New Wireless Service Goes Live For Current Xfinity Subscribers
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @03:06PM Apple Starts Assembling iPhones In India
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @03:33PM HTC Launches 'U11' Squeezable Smartphone With Snapdragon 835 CPU, No Headphone Jack
Monday May 15, 2017 @01:27AM Researcher Hacks Nine Sleep-Tracking Devices To Test Their Accuracy
Monday May 15, 2017 @12:59AM UK Group Fights Arrest Over Refusing To Surrender Passwords At The Border
Friday May 12, 2017 @03:24PM China Is On Track To Fully Phase Out Cash
Friday May 05, 2017 @04:50PM BlackBerry KeyOne Review By The Verge: Part Productivity, Part Nostalgia
Thursday May 04, 2017 @03:37PM Majority of US Households Now Cellphone-Only, Government Says
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @04:05PM Court Rules In 'Sextortion' Case That Phone PINs Are Not Protected By Fifth Amendment
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @07:18PM NSA Collected Americans' Phone Records Despite Law Change, Says Report
Sunday April 30, 2017 @04:22PM Neowin: Microsoft's Windows Phone Business 'Is Dead'
Friday April 28, 2017 @06:43PM Open Ports Create Backdoors In Millions of Smartphones
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @03:58PM Slashdot Asks: Which Wireless Carrier Do You Prefer?
Friday April 21, 2017 @03:42PM Samsung Will Fix the Galaxy S8 Red Tint Issue With a Software Update
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @05:12PM Benchmarks Show Galaxy S8 With Snapdragon 835 Is a Much Faster Android Handset
Sunday April 16, 2017 @10:46PM 'Breakthrough' LI-RAM Material Can Store Data With Light
Friday April 14, 2017 @05:45PM Children As Young As 13 Attending 'Smartphone Rehab' As Concerns Grow Over Screen Time
Friday April 14, 2017 @03:53PM Microsoft Confirms Only a Handful of Windows Phones Will Receive Windows 10 Creators Update
Thursday April 13, 2017 @03:52PM Researchers Develop Master Fingerprints That Can Break Into Smartphones
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @03:54PM Samsung Is Delaying the 'Voice' Part of Its New Bixby Voice Assistant
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @05:56PM Scientists Prove Your Phone's PIN Can Be Stolen Using Its Gyroscope Data
Monday April 10, 2017 @02:57PM FCC Kills Plan To Allow Mobile Phone Conversations On Flights
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @03:53PM Canada's RCMP National Police Force Reveals Use of Secretive Cellphone Surveillance Technology
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @05:59PM Scientists Invent Smartphone Screen Material That Can Repair Its Own Scratches
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @03:17PM 'Extreme Vetting' Would Require Visitors To US To Share Contacts, Passwords
Thursday March 30, 2017 @07:13PM Smartphones May Be To Blame For Unprecedented Spike In Pedestrian Deaths, Says Report
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @05:07PM The Galaxy S8 Will Be Samsung's Biggest Test Ever
Sunday March 26, 2017 @04:31PM Is Microsoft Building A Foldable 'Surface' Phone?
Thursday March 23, 2017 @03:01PM Feds: We're Pulling Data From 100 Phones Seized During Trump Inauguration
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @03:31PM Wells Fargo: All ATMs Will Take Phone Codes, Not Just Cards
Monday March 20, 2017 @07:49PM Samsung Announces Bixby, Its New Digital Assistant Launching With the Galaxy S8
Sunday March 19, 2017 @01:34PM Your Hotel Room Photos Could Help Catch Sex Traffickers
Saturday March 18, 2017 @06:12PM CBS Reports 'Suspicious' Cell Phone Tower Activity In Washington DC
Friday March 17, 2017 @03:20PM YouTube To Discontinue Video Annotations Because They Never Worked On Mobile
Thursday March 16, 2017 @06:43PM Sony Patent Could Let You Wirelessly Charge Your Phone From Another Device
Thursday March 16, 2017 @05:08PM Class-Action Lawsuit Targets LG Over Legendary G4, V10 Bootloop Issues
Friday March 03, 2017 @11:28PM Jolla Sailfish Will Build A Google-Free Mobile OS For China
Friday March 03, 2017 @03:11PM California Government On the Dangers of Cellphones
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @05:07PM UK: New Drivers Caught Using a Phone Will Lose Their License
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @05:59PM Google Pulls the Plug On Its Pixel Laptops
Monday February 27, 2017 @03:32PM LG Unveils G6 Android Nougat Smartphone With a Compact 5.7-Inch QHD+ 18:9 Display
Monday February 27, 2017 @12:04AM Ask Slashdot: Would You Use A Cellphone With A Kill Code?
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @05:59PM Samsung To Sell Refurbished Galaxy Note 7 With a Smaller Battery, Says Report
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @04:36PM Wyden To Introduce Bill To Prohibit Warrantless Phone Searches At Border
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @03:59PM Cellphones As a Fifth-Order Elaboration of Maxwell's Theory
Sunday February 19, 2017 @01:30AM Used Cars Can Still Be Controlled By Their Previous Owners' Apps
Sunday February 19, 2017 @12:30AM Fans Choose A New Football Team's Plays With Their Smartphones
Saturday February 18, 2017 @03:13PM Should International Travelers Leave Their Phones At Home?
Friday February 17, 2017 @10:01PM Congressman Calls For Probe Into Trump's Unsecured Android Phone
Thursday February 16, 2017 @10:39PM 99.6 Percent of New Smartphones Run Android or iOS
Thursday February 16, 2017 @03:31PM FCC Chairman Wants It To Be Easier To Listen To Free FM Radio On Your Smartphone
Sunday February 12, 2017 @09:48PM US-Born NASA Scientist Detained At The Border Until He Unlocked His Phone
Sunday February 12, 2017 @09:13PM Shamed In Super Bowl Ads, Verizon Introduces Unlimited Data Plans
Saturday February 11, 2017 @04:51PM Mission Possible: Self-Destructing Phones Are Now a Reality
Thursday February 09, 2017 @05:42PM All Three New 2017 iPhones To Feature Wireless Charging, Says Analyst
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @01:11AM Sony's Latest Smartphone Camera Sensor Can Shoot At 1,000fps
Monday February 06, 2017 @05:05PM DC Inauguration Protestors Are Being Hit With Facebook Data Searches