Recent Examples of smartphone from the Web
The company will remodel stores, as well as add or expand grocery pick-up and its Scan & Go service, which allows customers to scan items through an app and pay for them with their smartphone, the company said in a news release.
The bipartisan critics say it’s taken too long for the commission to put job applications on smartphones and otherwise update hiring.
The show's integration of social media feels seamless and spot on, from the proliferating hashtags and Instagram likes on the set's digital backdrop to characters' perma focus on their smartphones.
Port-out scammers can take over any account where that smartphone is the verification device, such as bank, cryptocurrency, and email and social media accounts, according to a recent warning from Fraud.org, run by the National Consumers League.
Foldable smartphones have been in the works for years, thanks to flexible organic light-emitting diode screens developed by Samsung and LG.
And smartphones are almost all Android, with Apple a bit player.
While the smartphone is Apple's cash cow, there is precedent for new screen technologies showing up in the Apple Watch first.
While the smartphone is Apple’s cash cow, there is precedent for new screen technologies showing up in the Apple Watch first.
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Definition of smartphone for English Language Learners
: a mobile telephone that can be used to send and receive e-mail, connect to the Internet, take photographs, etc.
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