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  1. Are smartphones becoming a problem at theme parks like Disneyland and Knott's Berry Farm?

    Dailybreeze.com - California (CA) 07.26 / 20:00 dailybreeze.com
    California has banned texting while driving on the state's roads. Is it time for Disneyland and local theme parks to ban texting while walking, too?As much as fans like to complain about strollers, people whose gaze is focused on the screen in their hands instead of the pathway ahead of them are responsible for clogging a lot of the foot traffic around the parks,…
  2. Are smartphones becoming a problem at theme parks like Disneyland and Knott's Berry Farm?

    Presstelegram.com - Travel 07.26 / 19:52 presstelegram.com
    California has banned texting while driving on the state's roads. Is it time for Disneyland and local theme parks to ban texting while walking, too?As much as fans like to complain about strollers, people whose gaze is focused on the screen in their hands instead of the pathway ahead of them are responsible for clogging a lot of the foot traffic around the parks,…
  3. Meizu Pro 7 smartphones have two cameras… and two screens

    Liliputing.com - Gadgets 07.26 / 19:51 liliputing.com
    Pretty much every phone maker has a device with top-tier specs these days, which is why companies are starting to turn to gimmicks like squeezable sides, support for modular accessories, and odd-looking designs. Some companies, including LG and Yota Devices have even tried releasing phones with extra displays, offering new ways to interact with a […] Meizu Pro 7 smartphones have two cameras… and two screens is a post from:…
  4. Xiaomi, vivo and Oppo see massive gains in India as the smartphone market contracts for the first time

    GSMArena.com - News 07.26 / 19:34 gsmarena.com
    Canalys has outed the numbers for the Indian smartphone market for the second quarter of the year, April to June that is. And for the first time ever, the overall market is contracting, as shipments fell 4% compared to Q2 2016. Just under 27 million smartphones were sold in the subcontinent in Q2 of this year. Samsung leads the pack in market share, with 25%, but its lead is ever more threatened by a bunch of Chinese device makers. Xiaomi, for example, is in second place now, managing…
  5. Right now is the WORST time to buy a new smartphone

    Komando.com - Technology 07.26 / 18:43 www.komando.com
    Before you head down to your mobile provider to buy a new cellphone - wait! You probably don't realize that this is the absolute worst time to make this purchase. Once you see why, you'll be glad I stopped you from making a purchase you'll regret…
  6. TSA now requires separate screening of devices larger than a smartphone

    Phandroid.com - Technology 07.26 / 18:36 phandroid.com
    TSA has announced that devices larger than a cellphone will need to be taken out of your carry-on bags and scanned individually through the X-Ray…
  7. Are Smartphones Wasting the Work Week?

    Kabc.com - Politics 07.26 / 17:49 kabc.com
    How much time do you spend on your smart phone when you’re supposed to be working? According to professionals surveyed by the staffing firm Office Team, they squander an average of 56 minutes per day which is equal to nearly 5 hours per week. Plus, they also admit to clocking in and conducting personal tasks,…
  8. I Kicked My Smartphone Addiction By Retraining My Brain To Enjoy Being Bored

    Govexec.com - Politics 07.26 / 17:19 govexec.com
    When we're bored, we're more likely to seek out inspired solutions to everyday…
  9. What's the Most Secure Way to Lock Your Smartphone?

    Toyland.gizmodo.com - Technology 07.26 / 17:18 toyland.gizmodo.com
    Smartphone owners today have a plethora of ways to lock and unlock their phones: face scans, finger presses, PIN codes, location detection, and so on. Are some of these options more secure than others? And which one should you use? Read…
  10. Huawei first in smartphone shipments in China for Q2 2017

    GSMArena.com - News 07.26 / 15:32 gsmarena.com
    China is still the world's largest smartphone, but its growth streak finally ended in Q2 2017. After six consecutive weeks of increasing shipments the past three months marked a 3% decline, according to analyst company Canalys. For second quarter in a row leading company is Huawei with 23 million units. Oppo came a very close second with 21 million units, which is up 37% year on year. In third followed vivo with 16 million shipments between April and June. Xiaomi managed…
  11. Vodafone Smart V8 vs Micromax Canvas 2 Q4310: check out these two smartphones available ~$200

    Whatech.com - Technology 07.26 / 15:13 whatech.com
    On show for us today are Vodafone Smart V8 and Micromax Canvas 2 Q4310 that is available if you have a budget of ~$200 USD. One smartphone seems to hold the lead over the other, but which one is…
  12. Xiaomi Mi 5X is a $220 smartphone with a dual-lens camera

    Liliputing.com - Gadgets 07.26 / 14:49 liliputing.com
    Xiaomi’s latest smartphone is the kind of device that sort of blurs the line between budget, mid-range, and premium phones. The Mi 5X has the 4GB of RAM, 64GB of storage, and dual-lens camera features we’ve come to expect from flagship phones. It has the Snapdragon 625 processor that’s come to be a popular option […] Xiaomi Mi 5X is a $220 smartphone with a dual-lens camera is a post from:…
  13. MIUI 9: Here are the Xiaomi smartphones that will get the update

    Bgr.in - Gadgets 07.26 / 13:26 bgr.in
    Xiaomi today made the MIUI 9 custom OS official at its Beijing event. Now that it has released, you must be eager to know if you will get the latest MIUI iteration on your Xiaomi smartphone and if yes, then when? Allow us to break it down for you. The company has announced that the MIUI 9 Developer updates will be rolled out next month for early adopters and developers. The upgrade will be rolled out for Mi, Redmi and Note series smartphones. Xiaomi says the Mi 6, Mi 5X and Redmi Note 4X wi…
  14. Microsoft Kaizala smartphone app for large group communications launched in India

    Bgr.in - Gadgets 07.26 / 11:27 bgr.in
    Microsoft today launched a new smartphone app called Kaizala. Microsoft Kaizala is meant for organizations and businesses to conduct group communications and manage work easily. Microsoft Kaizala is available for both iOS and Android users for free. Additionally, Kaizala Pro, the paid version for enterprises was also launched today. To start using Microsoft Kaizala, one needs to register using their mobile number, which will act as their primary unique ID. It comes with security too as it …
  15. Nokia nostalgia: Retro Nokia 3310 and new smartphones arrive in Ireland

    Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets 07.26 / 11:27 siliconrepublic.com
    Nokia is back baby, in a blend of old and new devices. The post Nokia nostalgia: Retro Nokia 3310 and new smartphones arrive in Ireland appeared first on Silicon…
  16. Dual-camera Mi 5X is exactly the type of smartphone we love to see from Xiaomi

    Digital Trends - Mobile 07.26 / 11:26 digitaltrends.com
    Xiaomi's back with exactly the type of device we love to see from the Chinese manufacturer. The Mi 5X is reasonably priced, has a sleek and modern look, plus that current must-have: A dual-lens rear camera. The post Dual-camera Mi 5X is exactly the type of smartphone we love to see from Xiaomi appeared first on Digital…
  17. Lenovo Folio tablet folds into a dual-screen smartphone within seconds

    Ibtimes.co.uk -World 07.26 / 11:02 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    The device runs Android 7.0 Nougat with Snapdragon 800 under the…
  18. Pay to park longer in uptown Waterloo with smartphone app

    Cbc.ca - Waterloo 07.26 / 10:43 www.cbc.ca
    Starting on Sept. 1, you can pay $2.75 using an app on your phone to park longer than the free two hours allotted in uptown…
  19. Upcoming smartphones 2017: From the iPhone 8 to Note 8, these are the best phones worth waiting for

    Alphr.com - Technology 07.26 / 10:39 alphr.com
    These are the best smartphones worth waiting for Looking to upgrade your smartphone in 2017? These are the best phones worth waiting for, including the iPhone 8 and Galaxy Note 8 26 Jul…
  20. Best Free Antivirus For Android Smartphone- 2017 Edition

    Techworm.net - Technology 07.26 / 10:04 www.techworm.net
    The Best Free Antivirus Apps for Android There was once a time when everyone needed to own a computer. Bill Gates has famously said that he wanted to place a PC in every home. While that might not have happened, almost every man, woman and child today has a computer; its not a PC but [...] The post Best Free Antivirus For Android Smartphone- 2017 Edition appeared first on…