Tag Archive: Free


Researchers in the U.K. have developed a cellphone that is charged by ambient sound, eliminating the need for a charger. Filled with energy-harvesting “nanogenerators,†the device uses a principal called the piezoelectric effect to turn the sound vibrations in the atmosphere around it… Read more ›

  If you’ve been looking for an excuse to treat yourself to a new Apple TV, the folks at Cupertino are making sweeting the deal for the next six weeks by including a free $ 25 gift card with all Apple… Read more ›

An exhibit full of tortoises with iPads glued to their shells. Is this the next evolutionary stage of the family testudinidae? Hardly. It’s an art exhibit in Colorado’s Aspen Art Museum that has animal activists hopping mad. Slated to run… Read more ›

Microsoft is hoping to appease Chinese workers who are unhappy about its massive layoff plans by offering them a free smartphone. Up to 300 employees can claim a free device every day, but only if they agree to resign. Microsoft recently announced plans to… Read more ›

From time to time, Apple will offer free out-of-warranty repair services for devices and hardware that are determined to be dysfunctional or defective. For example, many users experienced the failure of their iPhone 5 lock / power button, and Apple later determined that some of the devices manufactured were susceptive to power button failure, thus … Read More

This post is brought to you by MobiPast. Nowadays more and more kids are asking for an iPhone, maybe yours as well. But are you worried about their receiving nuisance calls, bullying, contact from strangers, endless spam and trolls? These… Read more ›

When the original iPhone launched in 2007, the only thing worse than its abysmal camera was the cellular data provided by AT&T’s sluggish, outage-prone network. Even Steve Jobs thought AT&T’s data speeds sucked, and according to Re/Code’s Walt Mossberg, Jobs wanted to… Read more ›

If you’ve ever wanted to watch a high resolution movie like an MKV, MPEG, or AVI file that’s currently on a computer, but on an iPhone or iPad, you know that the default iOS Video app isn’t always going to cut it. Sure Videos.app stores iTunes movie downloads and can play a fair amount of … Read More

Who needs a tiny screen behind the seat in front of you when everyone has a smartphone or tablet? Beginning today, Delta is rolling out free in-flight movies and TV shows for flyers through its Fly Delta app. The service… Read more ›

Who needs a tiny screen behind the seat in front of you when everyone has a smartphone or tablet? Beginning today, Delta is rolling out free in-flight movies and TV shows for flyers through its Fly Delta app. The service… Read more ›