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The evolution of phones

Phones have evolved a lot during the few decades since it has become wireless. Motorola created first true mobile phone in the 70s and then Apple hit the market with the first true smartphone, the iPhone, in 2007. During this time the screen of the phones has increased from a square inch sized one to […]

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Your phone won’t give you cancer and you don’t get the flu from the flu shot

Aaron Carroll is ready to fight the medical myths again. This time it is about the phone and its cancer giving properties, which have not been demonstrated even after 2 decades of studies from around the world. Phone use microwave radiation, liek the one from your microwave oven, but at much lower intensity and thus, […]

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The refrigerator is not good as a Faraday cage. Here is why.

Mike Colombo, from MAKE Magazine, has tested a rumor about the usage of the fridge as a Faraday cage and he debunked the myth live, on camera. A Faraday cage is a cage specially built out of metal wires interwoven in such a way that the electromagnetic signals cannot reach it’s interior. A fridge cannot […]

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