The Way You Buy And Use Apps Is About To Change Big Time
TURNING APPS INTO money has always seemed like a fairly straightforward proposition. Sell the app, get the money. Or better yet, give the app away, and sell upgrades inside it. But while the basics re...
"Phubbing" Could Destroy Your Relationship, Says New Study 
Raise your hand if your partner has ever complained that you're "always on your phone" when you're with him. Or, maybe you're the one who nudging him to quit the constant clicking and scrolling. Well,...
The Way You Buy And Use Apps Is About To Change Big Time
TURNING APPS INTO money has always seemed like a fairly straightforward proposition. Sell the app, get the money. Or better yet, give the app away, and sell upgrades inside it. But while the basics re...
"Phubbing" Could Destroy Your Relationship, Says New Study 
Raise your hand if your partner has ever complained that you're "always on your phone" when you're with him. Or, maybe you're the one who nudging him to quit the constant clicking and scrolling. Well,...
The Bus Uncle
The Bus Uncle is a Cantonese YouTube viral video clip of a quarrel between two men aboard a bus in Hong Kong on 27 April 2006. While the older man, who came to be nicknamed the Bus Uncle, scolded the ...
The Bus Uncle - Wikipedia
Fleksy
Fleksy is a 3rd party keyboard extension and input method for touchscreen devices which attempts to improve traditional tap-typing input speed and accuracy through enhanced autocorrect and gesture con...
Japanese mobile phone culture
In Japan, mobile phones have become ubiquitous. In Japanese, mobile phones are called keitai denwa (携帯電話), literally "portable telephones," and are often known simply as keitai. Much of the Japane...
Japanese mobile phone culture - Wikipedia
L3 (text speech)
"L3" in text speech means "Live, Love, Laugh." People use it usually at the end of their message as part of their signature.It is not easy to pinpoint when the use of "L3" in text and emails began, b...
Cell phone novel
A cell phone novel, or mobile phone novel (Japanese: 携帯小説, Hepburn: keitai shousetsu, Chinese: 手機小說; pinyin: shŏujī xiǎoshuō), is a literary work originally written on a cellul...
Gyaru-moji
Gyaru-moji (ギャル文字, "gal's alphabet") or Heta-moji (下手文字, "poor handwriting"), is a style of obfuscated (cant) Japanese writing popular amongst urban Japanese youth. Like the English phenomeno...
Gyaru-moji - Wikipedia
Mobile wallpaper
A wallpaper or background (also known as a desktop wallpaper, desktop background, desktop picture or desktop image on computers) is a digital image (photo, drawing etc.) used as a decorative backgroun...
Mobile wallpaper - Wikipedia
Mobile technology
Mobile technology is the technology used for cellular communication. Mobile code division multiple access (CDMA) technology has evolved rapidly over the past few years. Since the start of this millenn...
Nielsen RingScan
Nielsen RingScan is a weekly point-of-sale tracking service of ringtones and is offered by Nielsen Mobile, a division of a Nielsen Entertainment. RingScan currently reports on polyphonic, master and v...
Pocket dialing
Pocket dialing (also known as pocket calling or butt dialing) refers to the accidental placement of a phone call while a person's mobile phone or cordless phone is in the owner's pocket or handbag. T...
Image Share
Image Share is a service for sharing images between users during a mobile phone call. It has been specified for use in a 3GPP-compliant cellular network by the GSM Association in the PRD IR.79 Image S...
Image Share - Wikipedia
Phubbing
Phubbing is a term coined as part of a campaign by Macquarie Dictionary to describe the habit of snubbing someone in favour of a mobile phone. In May 2012, the advertising agency behind the campaign -...
Text roulette
Text roulette or SMS roulette is a game played chiefly by schoolchildren, in which they compose a text message on their mobile phone then send it to one of their contacts or a made-up number at random...
Electronic reloading
In a prepaid mobile phone, topping-up or reloading is needed to further enjoy the services offered by the operator. There are a lot of options on how to reload a prepaid mobile phone. The most popular...
300-page iPhone bill
A 300-page iPhone bill from AT&T Mobility mailed in a box was the subject of a viral video made by YouTube personality Justine Ezarik, best known as iJustine, which became an Internet meme in Augu...
300-page iPhone bill - Wikipedia
Ringle
In music, a ringle is the idea by Sony BMG Music Entertainment that combines ringtones with singles creating a "ringle". Sony BMG Music Entertainment and Universal Music Group are the first to release...
Generation text
Generation text is a term referring to those members of society who have grown up with cell phones from a young age. Furthermore, it can be applied to adolescents and teenagers who feel that they are ...
Mobile phone throwing
Mobile phone throwing is an international sport that started in Finland in the year 2000. It is a sport in which participants throw mobile phones and are judged on distance or technique.There are usua...
¿Por qué no te callas?
¿Por qué no te callas? ([poɾˈke no te ˈkaʎas], English: "Why don't you shut up?") was said by King Juan Carlos I of Spain to Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez, at the 2007 Ibero-American Summit in Sant...