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Hitler's Personal Phone Could Fetch $300,000 at Auction

Why it matters to you If you're a history buff with deep pockets, this is a unique item that is unlikely to go on sale again. Alexander Historical Auctions, located in Maryland, has a unique lot available on its website right now: Adolf Hitler’s personal bunker phone. The chipped, red, …

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Huawei's Next U.S. Phone Might Be An Ultra-Affordable Option

Why it matters to you If Huawei's other U.S. phones are any indication, we could be in for a solid surprise with its ultra-affordable entry. Since 2015, Huawei’s U.S. smartphones have consisted of midrangers like the Honor 6X and more high-end options like the Mate 9. Based on recent benchmarks and …

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Pixlplay Turns Your Old Phone Into a Fun Kids’ Camera

Why it matters to you Pixlplay will teach kids about photography while giving you something to do with that old iPhone 5 that is still lying around. Now on Kickstarter, Pixlplay from Pixl Toys looks to breathe new life into your retired Android phone or iPhone by turning it into a fun, kid-friendly …

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Government wants to disable your phone when you're driving

It’s always rather unnerving to see a driver looking at their smartphone, especially if they’re hurtling along a highway at the time. Indeed, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) believes the issue of distracted driving has become so serious it’s pressing smartphone makers to consider new ways of tackling it. …

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Study Shows Taking Phone on Vacation Can be a Good Thing

You may not be able to stay on vacation forever, but with the right amount of smartphone use, you may be able to feel like you’re on vacation for a bit longer. That’s according to new research from a team at the University of Texas, who worked with vacation rentals company HomeAway to …

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How to Make Your Cell Phone Battery Last Longer

The days when cell phones could survive for a week on a single charge are dead and gone. Sure, the phones of yesterday could last what seems like eons between charges, but they also could do little more than make phone calls. Today’s phones are modern marvels, functioning as pint-sized …

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Study Shows Taking Phone on Vacation Can be a Good Thing

You may not be able to stay on vacation forever, but with the right amount of smartphone use, you may be able to feel like you’re on vacation for a bit longer. That’s according to new research from a team at the University of Texas, who worked with vacation rentals company HomeAway to …

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How to Make Your Cell Phone Battery Last Longer

The days when cell phones could survive for a week on a single charge are dead and gone. Sure, the phones of yesterday could last what seems like eons between charges, but they also could do little more than make phone calls. Today’s phones are modern marvels, functioning as pint-sized …

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Yet Another Samsung Phone Exploded, but It's Not The Note 7

It has been bad news week after week for Samsung ever since the company began recalling exploding Galaxy Note 7 smartphones. Last week, the Korean giant recalled 2.8 million washing machines as they have a chance to also explode and now a woman in France says her Galaxy J5 exploded. …

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BlackBerry to Make One More Phone with a Keyboard

Feeling nostalgic for those days of yore when your phone came with a physical keyboard? Well, those days may soon be returning. According to John Chen, the CEO of BlackBerry, those who just can’t get enough of clicking away on an actual keypad may soon have reason to celebrate. “We have …

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