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Cellphone-jamming motorist fined by FCC

Cellphone-jamming motorist fined by FCC

There are two types of drivers: those who use their cell phones while behind the wheel, and those who stare squint-eyed at them from a distance while experiencing various levels of distaste. Jason R Humphreys apparently fell into the latter group. On a daily basis for two years, Humphreys of Florida would fire up a cell phone jammer while commuting to and from work, neutralizing the phones of other nearby drivers and thereby ensuring that, temptation or not, nary a text message or phone call would be made while on the go.

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iPhone 6 tipped in photo batch

iPhone 6 tipped in photo batch

The iPhone 6, subject of rumor and speculation, is said to have yet again appeared in images, this time in a batch that surfaced on the Chinese website Baidu. The images show a device said to be the larger, rounder iPhone 6, featuring a body without markings and a screen larger than the current Apple handset.

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Blu Life Pure XL: Snapdragon 800 and 16MP camera

Blu Life Pure XL: Snapdragon 800 and 16MP camera

Blu's newest smartphone, the Life Pure XL, will launch tomorrow, bringing with it a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 and the promise of being "one of the most powerful" smartphones presently on the market. This is a continuation of the maker's Life Pure series, and will be followed up with a second wider launch later this month.

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