“It’s all my fault,” Colin stated sadly as he lowered his head into his hands. “I shouldn’t have been in such a rush.” “It was a freak accident,” his girlfriend said sympathetically. As Colin sat there, reliving the nightmare over and over in his head, he saw the door open. He quickly stood up to […]
“Distracted Walking” can be a serious hazard to your health. One minute John was walking down the street; the next he had been slugged in the face and was on the ground. Had he been mugged? Did a meteorite strike? Had he run into his old 5th grade nemesis Billy “Gonna’ Give You a Wedgie” […]
Not sure if you’re ready for an iPhone 5, but are still mesmerized by Apple? Then, kick off your shoes, cool your heels and read on, internet traveler! If you’re just making your way into the world of smart devices, there are enough options to make your head spin. And spin. And spin. But if […]
The blank stare and vibrant glow is all too familiar. In the theater, restaurant, bar, wherever—You can count on people using their smartphones way beyond the “I really need to take this call” excuse. It’s become a part of the atmosphere. Now, people walk the streets with their head down looking at their device, oblivious […]
911 operators don’t take kindly to emergency calls for shattered smartphone screens…But we do! Introducing the all-new Emergency Mobile Unit, an advanced ambulatory-like vehicle with all the equipment needed to repair a smart device while on the move.
Deep in the dark, dusty reaches of your junk drawer lies a lifeless smartphone. Other than being a paper weight since you upgraded to that hot phone released last month, it slowly wastes away until its battery drains and it loses all consciousness—Slipping into smartphone “death.”
Gross, isn’t it? According to a recent study by Standford University, your smartphone is most likely filthier than a public toilet seat—Yet, you put your digital sidekick up to your face everyday without flinching or giving it a second thought. So, unless you sanitize your device regularly, you may be in for a rude awakening.
In the old days (meaning a little over a decade ago), vacations used to be about unplugging and getting away from it all. Now, it’s hard to imagine going on a trip without checking-in at the Sistine Chapel, following up on work email, uploading pictures of the sandy white beach you’re on or using a […]
Within the last five years, smartphones have become extensions of us. And if your electronic sidekick is ever lost or stolen, you feel like a piece of yourself is missing. But worse yet, all kinds of personal information can be stolen if it falls into the wrong hands.
Louisiana’s first “brick and mortar” store for Apple® and Android™ smart device applications opened its doors on Thursday, March 15, 2012, and a cache of locally-designed apps in New Orleans. Visitors to the new myPhoneApp Store now have the opportunity to “try before they buy” by downloading, testing and playing any app of their choosing […]