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Mar 15, 2013 12:49 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
New York's old payphones are being redesigned for next year. ->
Jul 11, 2011 08:48 PM ET // Alice Truong
That familiar tri-tone sound emitted by your iPhone every time you get a text message might finally be changing. When Apple released Beta 3 of iOS 5 Monday morning, developers combed through its latest features. Among the changes are new icons and buttons. Of particular note is that one of those bu...
Jul 18, 2011 10:47 PM ET // Alice Truong
The Motorola Droid 3 has been dissected. iFixit, a DIY website for those looking to tinker with their gadgets, tore apart the Droid in eight steps, revealing every nook and cranny of the phone. Deconstructing the phone reaffirms a lot of the Droid's product description, such as battery and camera s...
Oct 25, 2012 04:45 PM ET // Eric Rogell
With the impending and much-hyped release of Windows 8, and the new 8-based smartphones hitting shelves next week, we wanted to see if Microsoft's new tech could end up an iPhone and Android killer. It's no easy task. Right now, Android controls over 68 percent of the smartphone market and Apple's ...
Oct 31, 2012 04:13 PM ET // Alice Truong
Well, this is an unusual sight. In 2012, a time proliferated with smartphones and when the pay phone's reached relative obsolescence, people can be spotted lining up to use the latter. Hurricane Sandy's managed to revive old-school technology. The photo above is from Instagram user james_del on the...