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We're Not Afraid To Use Our Phones In Some Pretty Weird Places

Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Cherlynn Low, Staff Writer Published: 11/12/2013 04:52 PM EST on LAPTOP Is there anywhere in the world that you would hesitate to use your ph...

Pressing The Bar

Dr. Andrew Weil | Posted 04.12.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Andrew Weil

Responding to an email, text message or new Facebook post in response to vibration or sound is remarkably similar to the behavior of B.F. Skinner's fixated rodents that unnerved me so long ago.

Smartphones, Silly Users

Daniel Gulati | Posted 03.06.2013 | Technology
Daniel Gulati

As smartphone technology becomes increasingly sophisticated, we can't fool ourselves into thinking that our lives will automatically benefit. Instead of passively falling into costly behavioral traps, actively manage your mobile matters.

Cell Phones Here To Stay On Emirates Flight, But Must Be Turned Off Before U.S. Airspace

Posted 10.10.2012 | Technology

On Monday, Dubai-based Emirates Airlines said it will now allow passengers on its A380 aircraft to use cell phones during flights. However, the Mid...

Generations Spent Playing Angry Birds, Almost Everyone Uses Facebook And More Must-See Tech Stats

The Huffington Post | Ramona Emerson | Posted 01.04.2012 | Technology

"Numbered," our weekly digits digest, is bringing you the numbers behind the news. This feature highlights the top new stats, facts, and figures to...

Android Gobbles Up Even More Smartphone Market Share

The Huffington Post | Ramona Emerson | Posted 01.03.2012 | Technology

Android continues its reign as the leading smartphone platform of choice among U.S. smartphone users. On Thursday, Nielsen released its third quart...

Sleep With Your iPhone? You're Not Alone

AP | ELLEN GIBSON | Posted 09.25.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK — You gave it a pet name. It knows more about you than your mother does. Sometimes you even sleep with it. In fact, you're so attached ...

How Do People Use Their Smartphones?

nytimes.com | NICK BILTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Advertisers take note: People who have phones with Android operating systems are more likely to open an advertisement inside an app than are iPhone us...