Another day, another Apple hardware issue discovered. It seems that those wireless charging pads have a downside. When you dock your phone on the wireless charging pad, rather than using it exclusively when you need a charge, is bad for the battery.
Here’s a simple ask of the technology community: hire more women and pay them the same as the dudes. That’s it. It’s good for business and it’s the right thing to do. It also happens to be feminist AF.
Cricket Wireless, with its no-contract, low-priced, prepaid plans, has apparently become synonymous on social media with being broke. And while that seems like a pretty harsh read on folks who want a good wireless deal, there have been some fairly hilarious Twitter owns of folks caught out with Cricket.
T-Mobile is coming hard with 5G. At this year’s Mobile World Congress, T-Mobile’s CTO Neville Ray announced plans to roll out 5G networks across 30 cities this year, a much more ambitious schedule than the competition. What followed was a predictable chest-beating torrent of trash talk from the Un-carrier.
Following a 2019 mission, the moon might actually have better cell coverage than many neighborhoods right here on Earth. Fifty years after Neil Armstrong took that one “small step for man,” a group of scientists will lead a mission to stand up a lunar 4G network to live stream HD video from the moon’s surface.
While we never shy away from poking fun at some of the industry’s kookier ideas (looking at you, talking toilet) at this year’s Mobile World Congress our eagle-eyed correspondent spotted this little breakthrough, the smart diaper. While our first reaction was skepticism, after getting a bit more information about the Opro9 Smart Diaper, it’s pretty clear this gadget solves some actual real-world problems. Color us here for it.