Is Africa’s $30 smartphone a game changer?

Is Africa’s $30 smartphone a game changer?

(CNN)A South African start-up will next month begin mass producing a $30 smartphone, which it describes as the first of its kind to be manufactured in Africa. Johannesburg-based Onyx Connect is gearing up to launch a four-inch entry-level smartphone for about $30 that includes front and rear cameras, 1GB RAM, 8GB ROM, 1.3GHz quad core […]

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US-Born NASA Scientist Detained At Airport And Told To Hand Over Smartphone

US-Born NASA Scientist Detained At Airport And Told To Hand Over Smartphone

Science knows no boundaries, unless it’s US passport border control. Cybersecurity experts at NASA are currently investigating a smartphone thatwas taken off one of their scientists at an airport by US border control. Sidd Bikkannavar, aUS-born scientist who works at NASAs Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), was detained at George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston, Texas, […]

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Someone finally wants to investigate Trump’s smartphone

Someone finally wants to investigate Trump’s smartphone

Phones, phones everywhere around Donald TrumpImage: Jose Sanchez/AP/REX/Shutterstock After weeks of building concerns about the Trump administration’s bumbling efforts at security, someone in the federal government is finally expressing concern about reports that President Donald Trump is still using an unsecured Android smartphone. SEE ALSO: Sad! Trump reportedly forced to give up the phone he […]

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These beautiful night images were taken with a regular smartphone

These beautiful night images were taken with a regular smartphone

Believe it or not, this photo was taken with a Google Pixel phone in near-total darkness.Image: Florian Kainz Name the number one problem with smartphone cameras. If you picked “nighttime photos,” we agree: While smartphone cameras have improved by orders of magnitude in the last decade, due to the constraints of their tiny lenses, low […]

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