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2011-07-01 16:50:00

WASHINGTON, July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by Coalition to Save Our GPS: On June 30, 2011, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC)-mandated Technical Working Group filed a 1,000-plus page report analyzing interference from LightSquared's proposed deployment plans in the Mobile Satellite Service (MSS) band adjacent to the Global Positioning System (GPS). The report was based on LightSquared's February 2011, description of its planned three...

2011-06-30 05:30:00

SHENZHEN, China, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China BAK Battery, Inc. ("China BAK" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: CBAK), a leading global manufacturer of lithium-based battery cells, today announced that the Company's Shenzhen production facility successfully passed an audit conducted by Samsung, a prerequisite for the use of the Company's prismatic lithium ion battery cells in Samsung cell phones. In May 2011, a Samsung factory audit team spent nearly twelve hours at China BAK's...

2011-06-28 07:05:00

NORTHFIELD, Ill., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More and more people use mobile devices to manage their daily lives. In fact, according to the Pew Research Center's Internet and American Life Project, 65 percent of Americans even sleep with their cell phones--many using the modern day necessity as alarm clocks. Today, the College of American Pathologists, the world's largest association of board-certified pathologists, announced a new service available on its website,...

2011-06-24 14:34:00

OMAHA, Neb., June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Safety Council invites drivers to join them in the first Great National Cell Off Day by turning their cell phones off while on the roads. "Texting or talking, cell phones are one of the most common causes of distracted driving. We hope drivers in Omaha and across the nation will join us in eliminating this distraction completely while behind the wheel by turning their cell phones off on June 29," said Kay Farrell, National Safety...

2011-06-16 10:15:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- From booth #611 at the IACLEA 2011 Conference, e2Campus® announced that West Texas A&M University is the latest school to implement the "uTip" text-a-tip technology. The school plans to have the program in place by the start of the fall semester. Once in place, campus safety and security officials will get text message originated tips from students and others about crimes and emergencies in real time. Story Photo:...

2011-06-15 09:07:00

BRAINTREE, Mass., June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Herman Lowe, who has been battling terminal brain cancer, Glioblastoma, for over two years, has written a free online book, "Brain Cancer: Beating the Odds" about his journey and what he has done to try to help others with this deadly disease. Lowe, a semi-retired clinical psychologist, explains in the book why he is convinced that the use of cell phones has played a significant role in his contracting brain cancer. While he knows that...

2011-06-14 07:31:00

WALTHAM, Mass., June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WhatsWhat.me - the most safe, secure, kids' social network for kids ages 7-13 - announces its upcoming presentation at CE Week's Internet Safety Symposium on June 23rd in NYC by Director of Internet Safety, Katie LeClerc Greer. Greer, a law enforcement and Internet safety expert, will showcase the patent-pending technologies -- biometric facial recognition, grade-based separation, anti-bullying tools, among others -- that make WhatsWhat.me...

2011-06-08 07:05:00

NASHUA, N.H., June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report from the World Health Organization (WHO)/Interactional Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) released last week has revealed another potential health risk for consumers. The report details that radiation transmitted by cell phones is potentially carcinogenic, based on an increased risk for a malignant type of brain cancer associated with wireless phone use. What most people don't realize is that there is solution to dramatically lower...

2011-06-07 00:00:31

HTC EVOâ“ž¢ 3D and HTC EVO View 4Gâ“ž¢ now available for pre-order on Wirefly.com with pre-order price guarantee Reston, VA (PRWEB) June 06, 2011 Wirefly (http://www.wirefly.com), the Internet's leading authorized retailer of cell phones and cell phone plans, today announced that it is now hosting a pre-sale for the two newest members of the incredibly popular HTC EVO family from Sprint - the HTC EVOâ“ž¢...

2011-06-01 11:50:00

WASHINGTON, June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today's media hoopla about the World Health Organization classifying cell phone use as "possibly carcinogenic" is much ado about nothing. The studies the WHO relies on are weak association studies (link here: http://tinyurl.com/3to2prw) that have zero reliability. Steve Milloy, publisher of JunkScience.com, commented, "Study subject radiation exposure is based on self-report and so is uncertain. No one knows what causes gliomas, so...


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