While many will encourage their family members to put down their phones during the Thanksgiving holidays, one group is hoping you’ll use your smartphone to spend some quality time with the older generation.
StoryCorps, the nonprofit that records interviews about lives of everyday people, is using its app to start a new initiative to inspire teens to record interviews with their grandparents. Dubbed, the “Great Thanksgiving Listen,” the project will allow people to record interviews within…
China’s Xinjiang region — home to its largest community of Muslims — is reportedly shutting down the phone services of people who use foreign messaging apps like WhatsApp.
A New York Timesreport says several people in Xinjiang said they received text messages from their phone companies saying that their service would be cut off, and that they had to go to a police station to restore it.
After the so-called “Pepsi phone” leaked last month, PepsiCo said it was working with a licensing partner to develop a line of mobile phones and accessories for the Chinese market. Now the first of those products has arrived.
The Pepsi P1 smartphone is currently available on Chinese crowdfunding site JD Finance. To be clear, the soda company isn’t necessarily making its own smartphone; it’s licensing the Pepsi brand to Chinese company Shenzhen Scooby Communication Equipment Co, which will…
It’s said the darkest hour is just before dawn. But on Black Friday, the darkest hour is between your last round of turkey and the first open doors (or e-commerce shopping carts) for Black Friday deals.
So you’re not kept in the dark, we are compiling all the Black Friday deals that matter, right here. This page will be updated throughout the week until the big day is over. Pull out that plastic and get ready to swipe.