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The $300 GoTenna turns your smartphone into a CB radio, lets you send messages when you have no cell signal

The $300 GoTenna turns your smartphone into a CB radio, lets you send messages when you have no cell signal

If you’ve ever had a cell phone, you know how frustrating it can be when your network fails. Areas with little to no signal can be absolutely infuriating, and overcrowded events can be just as bad. To sidestep this problem, the folks at GoTenna have developed their own ad-hoc network for sending messages. It’s an […]

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Google turns on the world’s first modular smartphone, reveals more juicy details about Project Ara

Google turns on the world’s first modular smartphone, reveals more juicy details about Project Ara

At I/O 2014, Google has publicly turned on its modular Project Ara smartphone for the first time. Considering Project Ara nothing more than some pretty concept art back in October 2013, it’s impressive how quickly Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects group has produced a working prototype. If all goes to plan, Google hopes to sell […]

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