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20th Century Technology

From atomic bombs to cell phones, the technological developments of the 20th Century have been profound, both improving our lives and endangering us. We've...

Haiti's Lines of Communications

With the country's infrastructure badly damaged by the massive earthquake that struck Port-au-Prince, Haitians use cell phones and text messages to get...

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Cell Phones' Radiation Report Card

The amount of radiation emitted by cell phones varies from model to model, but all fall under the FCC-mandated maximum absorption rate of 1.6 watts per kilogram...

Tech Buyer's Guide 2006

High-def TVs? Cheaper. Cell phones? Smarter and thinner. Video games? Sweeter. It's been a great year for all things electronic

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