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Vitaminwater offers $100k for you to ditch your phone for a year
Vitaminwater offers $100k for you to ditch your phone for a year
Vitaminwater is willing to give you $100,000 with one condition: you can't use a smartphone for a year. Think you can do it? Check out what you need to do in order to enter the contest below. Read more: Firefly Music Festival announces 2019 lineup Vitaminwater's new contest is not for everyone, but has an interesting goal: break someone's smartphone addiction. The...
Samsung’s newest phone doesn’t connect to the internet
Samsung’s newest phone doesn’t connect to the internet
Samsung just launched the Galaxy J2 Pro, which doesn't actually let you connect to WiFi. Or 3G or LTE either... Read more: This person jailbroke their iPhone to turn calls into Pokémon battles As Mashable reports, the phone "blocks mobile data such as 3G, LTE, and Wi-Fi with the intent of helping students focus on learning," which means no social media distractions. They share that the
This minimalist new phone wants to curb your addiction to devices
This minimalist new phone wants to curb your addiction to devices
A low-key, streamlined new cellphone is being funded to help confront the antisocial addiction to screen-gazing. Want to unload all but the most vital phone functions for a weekend (or more)? Light Phone 2 might be your thing. Read more: The cellphone from 'The Matrix' is coming back The stark new device is being presented as a "simple, 4G LTE phone with a beautiful black & white matte E
Jack White forcing fans to lock phones away for upcoming shows
Jack White forcing fans to lock phones away for upcoming shows
In a move that's become all too common, Jack White is taking extra measures to make sure people won't be recording during his show. Read more: Misfits ban cell phones at reunion show, people take photos anyway As NME reports, White has released a statement saying that shows will be "phone-free," writing: "No photos, video or audio recording devices allowed." Read his statement
Turns out 73 percent of young people do not want phones banned at shows
Turns out 73 percent of young people do not want phones banned at shows
Using phones at shows is a bigger discussion that’s been on the forefront in the past few years, recently reignited after A Perfect Circle kicked out more than 60 fans who violated their “no photos” policy. So, UK ticket outlet Skiddle conducted a survey with 1,200 customers to get their thoughts on using phones at gigs, with only 27 percent of young people thinking they should be banned at concer
More than 260K glitter iPhone cases have been recalled after causing burns
More than 260K glitter iPhone cases have been recalled after causing burns
We’re likely not the only ones who have owned (or wanted to own) one of those super cool, glittery phone cases. However, MixBin brand cases are being recalled, due to the risk of skin irritation and burns caused by liquid and glitter leaking out of the cases, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission. "Mi ...
Watch Slipknot’s Corey Taylor slap phone out of unsuspecting fan’s hands
Watch Slipknot’s Corey Taylor slap phone out of unsuspecting fan’s hands
Slipknot have shared a brief clip of frontman Corey Taylor slapping a phone out of an unsuspecting fan’s hands. The attendee was front-row and looking at their device while Slipknot were mid-song. Taylor later tweeted, “If you're gonna text, stay home,” and added, “It's actually funny—afterward, the dude TOTALLY understood the fuck up and we laughed together.” Read more: Slipknot guitarist stab...