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Nokia phones have earned the reputation of being nearly indestructible and that was further solidified when a Lumia 520 helped a police officer in Brazil avoid a potential fatal bullet. Simply put, an off-duty police officer stumbled upon a robbery in progress when he went to visit his parents. The crooks ran off, but not before two shots were fired, with the first missing him completely, and the other hitting his backside, exactly where his Lumia 520 was at. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of an epic wedding proposal that took 4-years to film in 26 countries.

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Cell phones won't function without cell towers, but this is what one of them looks like after an epic snowstorm, and what you see is rime ice. Hard rime is a white ice that forms when the water droplets in fog freeze to the outer surfaces of objects. It is often seen on trees atop mountains and ridges in winter, when low-hanging clouds cause freezing fog. This fog freezes to the windward (wind-facing) side of tree branches, buildings, or any other solid objects, usually with high wind velocities and air temperatures between −2 and −8 °C (28.4 and 17.6 °F). Click here to view the first image in this week's funny work pictures gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of the unluckiest golf shot ever.

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In the real world, dogs are considered be man's best friend, and in the future, technology may actually make that a reality. For now, there's "Text From Dog" Tumblr blog that provides us with a glimpse at some of the conversations that may go down if dogs knew how to use cell phones. These were all made by October Jones. Continue reading to see them all.

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Parents, or anyone for that matter, should probably turn off autocorrect before sending a text message, as more disasters are bound to happen than not. For example, a simple misspelling of Disney could result in the word "divorce". Now while that may not seem so bad, sending that message and not being able to reply until hours later may leave loved ones scratching their heads. Continue reading for more.

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The MQ998 Cell Phone Watch is currently being offered for only $54.86 shipped, this week only, originally priced at $149.99. Simply insert a SIM card (AT&T, T-Mobile, etc.) and you'll gain instant access to an amazing communication device that features a crisp 1.5 inch touch screen LCD display for easy menu navigation and quick dialing. Product page. Continue reading for a video and more information.

Notable features:
  • Unlocked GSM Quad Band 850/900/1800/1900MHz.

  • Gets coverage on 4 bandwidths for clear reception in most geographical regions.

  • Make and receive calls directly from the watch phone itself with the built-in MIC and speaker, or even the included wireless Bluetooth Earphone.

  • MP3/MP4 player, FM radio - Pick up your favorite FM radio stations wherever you are.

  • 1.5 inch TFT touchscreen w/ Stylus | Built-in Spy Camera & Video Recorder.


[via Amazon]

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While we don't recommend going out of your way to attract the attention of law enforcement, especially while driving, this person decided to take the creative route in doing so by baking cell phone-shaped cookies. Let's just say that the police may not be so lenient in some parts of the world where driving and using a cell phone / eating is prohibited. Continue reading to see what ensued, and why this video has received nearly 2-million views in just 2-days.

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These days, it's all about touchscreens, and strangely enough, phones are just getting larger, due to the merging of tablets with smartphones. Here are some futuristic phone designs we probably won't see anytime soon - or let's be honest, probably never - but are definitely conversation pieces nonetheless. Continue reading for more.

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Yes, South Korea plans to have 5G data connections in place with speeds 1,000 times faster than existing 4G speeds by 2020. An 800MB movie would take a mere second to download. Dvice says "if we extrapolate that speed claim, entire Blu-rays would only take 5.12 seconds (4GB) to 15.36 seconds (12GB) to download. Even large files such as PS4 games would only require 25.6 seconds (20GB) to 38.4 seconds (30GB) to download." Continue reading for a video and more information.

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RIM's BlackBerry may not be as popular as it once was, due to the iPhone and countless number of Android smartphones, but if the company were to ever release a new handset, we can only hope it looks like "Empathy". Put simply, this futuristic handset looks transparent, but when activated, turns opaque. That's not all, there's also built-in conductive wireless charging. Click here to view the first image in today's funny work pictures gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a house disguise you won't believe is real.

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Ok,a smartphone booklet may not be the most practical device out there, but it's definitely a possibility, considering that many companies are developing flexible touchscreen displays. We have rounded up five more cool and futuristic smartphones that we may see sooner than later. Continue reading for more.

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