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Why Does Your Phone Battery Suck?

Why Does Your Phone Battery Suck?

When my phone dies, I like to be tactful; I prefer to say that it “passed away”. Hey there power hungry people, I’m Jules here for DNews. Smartphone batteries suck. Actually, all commercial batteries suck, and that’s kind of a big problem. Every new smartphone iteration seems to have twice the megapixels, three times the …

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Why It Takes 75 Elements To Make Your Cell Phone

Ahh, I broke my phone screen. Hey does anyone have any yttrium, terbium, europium, or gadolinium? ….or tape? Hey all you screen time junkies, Trace here for DNews. For futurists, technology is the great unifier, and the internet democratizes communication for all of humanity! The statistics organization IDC estimates 44 percent of the planet is …

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Hackers Can Now Break Into Your Phone Using Music

Hackers Can Now Break Into Your Phone Using Music

With so much important stuff on your phone, companies have gone to great lengths to make them secure. They’ve taken steps to keep hackers from breaking into your phone, either physically or digitally, but what about audibly? Researchers from the University of Michigan and the University of South Carolina have found it’s possible to hack …

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Charge Your Cell Phone In 5 Seconds

Charge Your Cell Phone In 5 Seconds

oh man my phone’s dead now it’s full hey trace here for dnews I have to say if this technology pans out we are in for some amazing advancements graphene is a one-atom-thick carbon-based flexible capacitive material it’s biodegradable it’s cheap to make and it is the strongest material on the planet scientists have been …

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How Hackers Really Crack Your Passwords

How Hackers Really Crack Your Passwords

In movies, hacking is all finesse, excitement, and genius coding, but in reality it’s angelheaded hipsters burning for the ancient heavenly connection to the starry dynamo in the machinery of night. — Ginsberg. Hey there Zero Cools, Neos and Seatec astronomers, I’m Trace. Thanks for tuning in for some DNews. Passwords are like apples in …

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