cell phones

addiction

Study Says Students Would Rather Go Without Food Than Without Their Phones

Research into smartphone addiction is still in its preliminary stages, but folks: It's looking bleak.
Jelisa Castrodale
11.21.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Drunk Guy Tries to Bust into a Cockpit Saying He 'Needs' to Charge His Phone

C'mon man, take a nap or something.
Drew Schwartz
9.27.18
tech harm reduction

Nomophobia Is the Fear of Not Being Able to Check Your Phone

We can't multitask, but our devices demand that we do.
Shayla Love
6.16.18
Sleep

What It Takes for Night People to Become Morning People

A few small lifestyle tweaks can make the shift easier for aspiring early risers.
جيسيكا دوري
5.29.18
anxiety

Some People Are Specifically Anxious About Talking on the Phone

Here's how you can get over it.
Dana Smith
5.1.18
cell phone addiction

I Tried to Cure My Smartphone Addiction Using My Smartphone

There are apps for that! And they're mostly worthless.
Nick Greene
2.27.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Fidget Spinner Phone Is the Worst Thing Since the Fidget Spinner

It's the size of your palm, it can make texts and calls, and it's definitive proof that the world is now a bad place.
Drew Schwartz
10.11.17
we saw this

Never Mind the Cell Phones, Here's The 1975

“I guarantee you this moment will be more potent than a fucking video.”
Ian Cohen
4.21.16
Design

Olafur Eliasson to Launch Solar-Powered Phone Charger

The artist has launched a Kickstarter for Little Sun Charger, a way to charge your phone off grid and on the move.
Kevin Holmes
9.2.15
tech

Social Workers Warn Mobile Phones Could Be Putting Women in Danger

For all the supposed safety technology offers us, it can also be used against women who have fled domestic violence.
Sophia Softky
7.10.15
tech

​Everything We Know About the Stingray, the Cops' Favorite Cell Phone Tracking Tool

The more we learn about these fake cell phone towers that no one wants to talk about, the scarier it gets.
Lucy Steigerwald
4.13.15
Art

Pick the Best Mobile Phone Photo of the Year

Surreal seagulls, bridges to nowhere, and other stunning images have been shortlisted for Sony's Mobile Phone Photography Award.
Becky Chung
3.11.15
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