An Austin Airport Is Counting Cell Phones to Predict TSA Wait Times

If you're passing through security at the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, do everyone a favor and make sure you have your phone's Wi-Fi or Bluetooth turned on. Sure, it might be a teensy bit of a battery suck—but it will also help tell everyone around you just how long they'll be spending in airport security… » 10/23/14 4:17pm 10/23/14 4:17pm

5 Tools to Cope with Those Horrible Last-Minute Shopping Lines

So you've done it. You've successfully procrastinated gift-buying until the last possible second. Those carefree days of laziness come at a cost, and you're about to pay it by standing in line forever. Here's are some things that might ease your suffering a little bit. But just remember: You asked for this. » 12/24/12 4:00pm 12/24/12 4:00pm

Question of the Day: How Long are You Willing to Wait in Line For Black…

Based on an earlier poll » 11/26/08 4:20pm 11/26/08 4:20pm, we already know that plenty of you will be heading out to shop on Black Friday. Major polls listed in our indicate that the number of people heading out overall could be higher than in previous years. That having been said, I'm curious to know about what people are willing to endure to get…

Call For Photos: iPhone 3G Campers Around the World

Those New Zealand jerks may have gotten their iPhone 3Gs already, but everyone else around the world is still waiting in line, sweaty and hungry for their new devices. If they're anything like our friends in Gizmodo Japan, they're quite enjoying the experience. We want to know about it. Send in photos of the first… » 7/10/08 9:14pm 7/10/08 9:14pm