Posts in: cellphones

The future of rare earth recycling

The future of rare earth recycling

Companies are scrambling to find ways to reuse costly rare earth elements

By | Posted March 3, 2014

Texting through the snow

Texting through the snow

Nokia makes touch screens glove-friendly

By | Posted November 2, 2012

Say what? science: Cells

Say what? science: Cells

Exploring the language of science

By | Posted November 7, 2011

Why do I sometimes think my cell phone is ringing, when it's not?

Why do I sometimes think my cell phone is ringing, when it’s not?

The mysterious world of phantom vibrations

By | Posted May 26, 2011

Why Can't You Use Cell Phones on Airplanes?

Why Can’t You Use Cell Phones on Airplanes?

Wireless technology has improved, but the ban still holds…for now.

By | Posted February 8, 2010

No Signal in the City

No Signal in the City

Why it’s still hard to get cell-phone reception in the urban jungle.

By | Posted April 13, 2007

Is my cell phone a lightning magnet?

Is my cell phone a lightning magnet?

–asks Rachel Warren from Brooklyn, NY

By | Posted July 11, 2006