Tag: smartphones

More security, less privacy

There are all sorts of research in progress aimed at seamlessly turning our device into a personal assistant that provides us “just the right information at just the right time.” The new Apple patent hints at a future where phones will learn our behaviour and habits, essentially building a complete profile of us. Now we …

Why Is Your Phone Overheating While Charging?

Our phones just like the tiny little computers we carry around with us everywhere we go. Until they get so hot that would burn our hands, we realize that something goes wrong. Generally speaking, a little heat from an electronic device is normal, and it’s an unavoidable side effect of charging, discharging, processing and illuminating. …