M.I.A. Writes Song Inspired by Three-Hour Verizon Tech Support Call

Lesson to Verizon: Neon-spandexed globe-trotting hip-hop-ish superstars like M.I.A. should not be subjected to three-hour tech support calls, because her resulting song "I'm Down Like Your Internet Connection" is bound to become the new "shake it like a Polaroid picture." » 1/11/10 9:40pm 1/11/10 9:40pm

BenQ'a Mia, A Cellphone For Girly Girls

Girls and gadgets don't often go together so it's nice to see companies trying to squeeze some money out of a relatively untapped market. The company in question is BenQ-Siemens and the gadgets is Mia, a pastel-colored EF61 cellphone with a girl-friendly flower petal print on the front. The clamshell cellphone has a… » 7/19/06 1:19pm 7/19/06 1:19pm