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June 5, 2018 3:45 AM Apple Unveils Ways to Help Limit iPhone Usage

New ‘Screen Time’ app will provide weekly reports of apps use and set time limits for use of those apps Apple Inc. on Monday unveiled new controls to help people curb the amount of time they spend on iPhones and iPads, as well as allow parents to remotely track and limit their children’s use of those devices—a response to growing societal concern that adults 57

June 1, 2018 4:14 PM Man pays $930 for Apple 'iPhones,' but gets a surprise when he opens the boxes

File photo - An attendee checks out a new iPhone X during an Apple launch event in Cupertino, Calif., U.S. Sept. 12, 2017. (REUTERS/Stephen Lam) A man in Memphis thought he was getting a great deal when he spent $930 on two iPhones, only to get a surprise when he opened the boxes. Instead of finding the iPhone X and iPhone 8 he had paid for, the man found 151

May 25, 2018 2:31 AM Apple blocks Steam's plan to extend its video games to iPhones

(Reuters) - Apple Inc (AAPL.O) has blocked the plans of the biggest distributor of PC-based video games to extend its reach into iPhones, according to the game distributor, a sign that Apple is serious about protecting its ability to take a cut of digital purchases made inside games on its mobile devices. Steam, the dominant online store for downloaded 87

May 22, 2018 12:11 PM Teaching boys not to 'stalk for love'

It is the story arc for almost any romantic comedy ever made - Boy meets Girl. Girl rejects boy. Boy pesters girl in evermore inventive ways until she gives in and they live happily ever after. It's been called the 'stalking for love' trope. But maybe there's a time and place for perseverance, and it's not when asking out a girl - that is what one aunt is teaching 126

May 11, 2018 12:57 PM UFC Staffers Robbed at Gunpoint In Brazil

Scary moment for several UFC staffers -- who were robbed outside of the UFC 224 host hotel in Brazil on Thursday ... so says Dana White. The UFC honcho says multiple people working on the UFC 224 event were shaken down for phones, wallets and passports. Miraculously, no one was injured, as first reported by ESPN's Brett Okamoto. White says local police 117

May 10, 2018 9:13 PM ZTE’s Operations Shutdown Stymies Major Phone Customers

AT&T, Telstra, others reassess ties in wake of a U.S. ban on component sales to the Chinese company Customers of ZTE Corp. are reassessing their ties with the hobbled Chinese telecommunications firm, concerned that supplies of phones and networking gear will fall short after assembly lines were shut down. Telstra Corp., Australia’s biggest telecom carrier 56

April 30, 2018 11:08 AM Police free human trafficking victims across the Caribbean

PARIS – A 13-country police operation has freed nearly 350 people from human trafficking networks and arrested 22 people across the Caribbean and South America. International police agency Interpol said Monday those rescued included children and adults working in nightclubs, gold mines, factories, open-air markets and on farms. Some were forced to work without 103

April 20, 2018 5:23 PM Flip phones are back: Less distracting and a lot cheaper than a smartphone

The flip phone is having a mini-resurgence as consumers seek less distraction. Call it a rejection of the smartphone with its bombardment of messaging and social media that sap your attention. Or maybe it’s just a return to the cell phone’s roots, when a phone was just a phone. “This year’s hottest cultural trend is none other than the humble flip phone 239

April 18, 2018 5:54 PM Michigan prison back to normal after lockdown over fights

ST. LOUIS, Mich. – A central Michigan prison that was put on lockdown due to prisoner fights is returning to normal operations. State Corrections spokesman Chris Gautz said Wednesday that prisoners at the St. Louis Correctional Facility in Gratiot County no longer are being solely confined to their cells. Gautz says about 50 prisoners were involved in the fighting 88

April 18, 2018 7:27 AM The Ultra-Cheap Phones Even iPhone Users Will Crave

Flip phones and candy bars are back, with low prices, great battery life and some modern conveniences Hi, welcome to Phones R Us. Can I interest you in a flip phone? What’s that? Why are you laughing? Wait, please don’t leave! OK, fine, I get it. The last time you cared about a flip phone was the early aughts, when Donald Trump was a brand new reality-TV 81