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This Anti-Smartphone for Kids Works Like a Walkie-Talkie 

For parents, the decision is coming up earlier and earlier: Should you give your kid a smartphone? On one hand, you may fear it’ll turn your child into a hunched-over zombie, or that she’ll be constantly distracted, or that it’ll mess with her brain in ways we don’t yet know about, or some other bullet […]

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The National Day of Unplugging Starts Tonight

If you feel like you spend too much time on your phone, take a break this weekend and participate in the National Day of Unplugging. It’s organized by the creators of the Sabbath Manifesto, so it starts at sundown tonight and continues for 24 hours.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Your Teen Might Find Happiness in a Flip Phone

A study published this week leaves none of us surprised: Screen-addicted teens are unhappy. The lead author is Jean M. Twenge, the professor of psychology who wrote The Atlantic piece “Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation?” (In a nutshell, maybe, but it’s a hopeful sign that teens themselves are beginning to link…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Razer Phone Review: The Right Way To Make A Gaming Phone

Previous attempts at creating a gaming-centric smartphone include phones with slide-out game controllers, a cross between a Sony PlayStation Portable and a phone and the Nokia N-Gage. For its first gaming phone, Razer went with a powerful black rectangle with a stunning display and outstanding speakers. Smart move.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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iPhone 8: Wireless Charging, New Camera Features, and a Better Screen

The iPhone 8 and 8 Plus have a lot in common with last year’s iPhone 7, but a new processor, improved camera, wireless charging, and the iPad Pros’s True Tone display might be compelling reasons to upgrade again.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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iPhone 8: Wireless Charging, New Camera Features, and a Better Screen

The iPhone 8 and 8 Plus have a lot in common with last year’s iPhone 7, but a new processor, improved camera, wireless charging, and the iPad Pros’s True Tone display might be compelling reasons to upgrade again.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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