Smartphones

Consumer Reports: iPhone X has the Best Smartphone Camera by a Long Shot

For smartphones, 2018 will undoubtedly be the year of smaller bezels and notches. Most smartphones manufacturers have to start differentiating themselves based on the smaller things, like whether or not their device has a headphone jack. However, as smartphones continue to evolve, there is one feature that has a high variance among different devices and...

Sleep Medicine Journal: Teens Getting Less Sleep with Smartphones

According to a study that was published by the Sleep Medicine journal, teens are getting significantly less sleep as smartphone usage increases. The study was conducted between 2009 and 2015 with a total of 370,000 participating adolescents. The survey included a number of questions about how many hours of sleep they got. The journal examined...

Research Shows Dependence on Smartphones Weakens Intellect

According to recently shared data by Apple, an average user pulls the iPhone out and uses it some 80 times a day. This means that you will be consulting your smartphone nearly 30,000 times over the coming year. And while it’s hard to find another product that can provide so many useful functions, scientists are exploring what happens to...

Study: Mobile Etiquette in Canada is Continually Getting Worse

According to a study conducted for PC mobile, mobile manners continue to slip in Canada.  The study found that the way Canadians are using their smartphones are moving into an area which is unacceptable and potentially dangerous. Areas of interest include texting while driving or using your smartphone while in the bathroom.  Here is a...

Ottawa Seeks Public Input On Wireless-Exposure Guidelines

Over the past several years people all around the world have been discussing the effects of exposure to wireless radiation and what levels are considered to be safe. Yesterday, Health Canada opened an online public consultation process to give Canadians the chance to comment on wireless exposure guidelines. Called Safety Code 6, the draft revised guidelines...