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The Future of Nintendo's Consoles

Steven Petite | Posted 06.08.2014 | Media
Steven Petite

The handheld market will likely always belong to Nintendo and could keep them afloat for a few more system failures, but consumers and developers want more from Nintendo on the console end. They are treading on thin ice.

10 Points Where the Research Behind Banning Handheld Devices for Children Is Flawed

Lisa Nielsen | Posted 05.24.2014 | Parents
Lisa Nielsen

Rather than acknowledge any of the amazing things children are doing with handheld devices, those calling for a ban instead focus only on couch potato zombies.

10 Reasons Why Handheld Devices Should Be Banned for Children Under the Age of 12

Cris Rowan | Posted 10.01.2014 | Parents
Cris Rowan

s a pediatric occupational therapist, I'm calling on parents, teachers and governments to ban the use of all handheld devices for children under the age of 12 years.

A La Carte Journalism: Where People (and Reporters) Set the Agenda

Karthika Muthukumaraswamy | Posted 11.30.2013 | Media
Karthika Muthukumaraswamy

Other companies have tried and failed to institute a paywall for this new way of reading news. Why are we suddenly hopeful that this model could work?

Star Trek's Make-Believe Medical Device May Become Reality

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 01.21.2012 | Science

Trekkies, take heart. A scientific breakthrough involving a form of infrared radiation known as terahertz (THz) waves could lead to handheld medical s...

A Farewell to BlackBerry: The End of the Affair

Richard Laermer | Posted 01.11.2012 | Small Business
Richard Laermer

BlackBerry Inc. has sadly morphed into one more in a long list of corporate doofuses whose right hand and left hand refuse to communicate.

Handhelds on Planes A Bigger Problem Than You Think

Christine Negroni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Christine Negroni

So what would you think if you were the B777 pilot who's radio communication with air traffic control was interrupted by a passenger's cell phone call...

Leaked: iPhone 4 Fix?

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
John Wellington Ennis

After failing reviews by Consumer Reports about the iPhone 4's "death grip" reception issues, Apple has called a press conference tomorrow to announce...

Got Mobile App Developers? TheyMakeApps Does

Caroline Giegerich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Caroline Giegerich

As someone who prides herself on being a digital nerdstress, I often field questions from folks looking for mobile app developers. Enter TheyMakeApps, an online directory of iPhone application developers categorized by location and price.