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‘Horn-Like’ Growths in Young Adults May Be Due to Smartphones: Researchers
Young adults appear developing "horn-like" growths at the back of their skull that researchers believe could be due to smartphone use. Australian researchers found that the spikey bone growths at ...
June 21, 2019
Huawei Smartphones to “Maintain Stability”
Reproduced from Bitter Winter: A magazine on religious liberty and human rights in china The new jingwutong (literally, police ...
June 6, 2019
Huawei Cuts Orders to Key Suppliers After US Blacklisting: Nikkei
China's Huawei Technologies has cut or canceled orders to major suppliers for components that go into its smartphones ...
June 5, 2019
Huawei Shipments Could Fall by Up to a Quarter This Year: Analysts
HONG KONG/SHANGHAI—China's Huawei, hit by crippling U.S. sanctions, could see shipments decline by as much as a quarter ...
May 24, 2019
Smartphones, Happiness, and the Uses and Disadvantages of Life in the Present Perfect
Commentary Often when I encounter something beautiful—a swiftly passing sunset or a timeless work of art—I experience a ...
May 23, 2019
How Your Smartphone Can Encourage Active Living
Physical inactivity is the fourth-leading risk factor for death globally and has reached the status of a global pandemic—a definition that ...
May 8, 2019
Risk of ADHD Seven Times Higher in Preschoolers Who Spend Over 2 Hours on Smartphones
Preschoolers who spend more than two hours per day on smartphones and tablets are seven times more likely ...
April 18, 2019
Former Top Designer of Taiwanese Smartphone Maker HTC Sentenced for Trade Theft
TAIPEI, Taiwan—A former top designer at Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC was recently convicted for executing a scheme to ...
April 14, 2019
What Is ‘Text Neck’ and Do You Have It?
The parents of a 14-year-old girl were amazed to learn that their daughter developed a medical condition that ...
March 31, 2019
Sony to Close Smartphone Plant in China to Cut Costs
BEIJING/TOKYO—Sony Corp is closing its Beijing smartphone plant, a spokesman said on March 28, as the Japanese electronics ...
March 29, 2019
Smartphone Shipments to China Hit Six-Year Low in February
SHANGHAI—Smartphone shipments to China in February fell to their lowest in six years, market data indicated, as consumers ...
March 13, 2019
Google, Apple, and Microsoft Distribute Chinese Surveillance Technology
Commentary As I previously discussed, Google is actively distributing surveillance and data-mining technology developed by Baidu, a Chinese ...
February 25, 2019
Rex M. Lee
The Need for an Electronic Bill of Rights: Part 2
Commentary This article is part of a series on corporate surveillance highlighting civil liberty, privacy, cybersecurity, safety, and ...
February 20, 2019
Rex M. Lee
Our Obsession With Taking Photos Is Changing How We Remember the Past
Last year I visited the Hermitage in St. Petersburg, Russia—one of the best art museums in the world. ...
January 13, 2019
China’s Dominance in Rare Earths Threatens European Electric-Car Industry
Rare-earth metals are critical to the modern economy as they are a key material for making batteries that ...
December 16, 2018
Xiaomi Broadens Scope to Offset Domestic Sales Decline
Recent history hasn’t been kind to Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi, China’s biggest single smartphone seller three years ago.
March 12, 2017
A Gap in the Great Firewall: Mobile Apps
Despite Beijing’s stance on regulating mobile app stores, the environment and fragmentation of the market makes it almost ...
January 22, 2017
China’s Alipay Seeks to Export Mobile Payments Abroad
Alipay, China’s biggest mobile payment service, unveiled several new partnerships to accept payments in the U.S. last week.
October 30, 2016
The Marketing Corner: Consumers’ Point of Contact
Given the myriad of customer contact points, it is important for small businesses to ensure marketing plans are ...
July 30, 2016
10 Google Apps and Services You Had No Idea You Needed
Google is a search company. It’s an advertising company. It’s a mobile company, a futuristic R&D lab and ...
February 27, 2016
This Could Be the Technology That Will Finally Replace Bluetooth
Bluetooth has proven to be an incredibly useful innovation that has enabled wireless connections between devices over short ...
February 25, 2016
10 Hidden iPhone Features That’ll Help You Get the Most out of Your Phone
There is nothing in your life as close to you as your iPhone that is so tragically underutilized. ...
February 25, 2016
This Flexible Smartphone Display Might Be the Future of Mobile Computing
Researchers from the Queen’s University Human Media Lab recently unveiled the ReFlex, a smartphone prototype featuring a flexible ...
February 18, 2016
Samsung Hints Galaxy S7 Will Be Waterproof and Shock Resistant
Samsung will unveil the Galaxy S7 in just a few days, but at this point, we can’t but ...
February 18, 2016
Secret Settings That Make Any Android Phone Feel Twice as Fast
The annual Mobile World Congress trade show is less than a week away, which means we’re about to ...
February 16, 2016
What Is the Mysterious ‘Other’ Storage That’s Clogging up Your iPhone?
Have you ever looked at your iPhone’s storage and noticed that a sizable chunk of it is taken ...
February 16, 2016
Simple Tips for Making Your Android Phone More Secure
Google knows Android has a reputation for not being the most secure platform around, which may be why ...
February 13, 2016
Trump Hails $500 Million Aussie Paper Mill Project in Ohio as ‘Shining Example’ of Fair Trade
3 Dead, 4 Hospitalized After Suspected Drug Overdose in Pittsburgh: Reports
Protesters and Police Clash in Another Weekend of Tension in Hong Kong
Court Rules That Gender Concerns Override Religious Principles
Modi Invites Trump to Rally in Show of Unity in Houston
‘Things Are Being Implied That Don’t Exist,’ Mnuchin Says of Trump’s Ukraine Call
Trump Has No Plans to Meet With Iran at UN, as US Sends Troops to Saudi Arabia