A disgruntled cafe owner has started billing customers extra if they charge their phones

If you can find an outlet in a cafe, you might plug your phone in to charge it up while you’re enjoying a coffee. But do that at the Terrassen Cafe in Vienna and you’ll be asked to cough up for more than just your drink.

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Apple surpasses Samsung in smartphone sales for fourth quarter of 2016

The Galaxy Note 7 is still hurting Samsung. Apple has surpassed the South Korean giant in selling more smartphones globally in 2016’s fourth quarter. It’s a thin lead — it only sold 256,000 more than Samsung’s 76.78 million units.

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Dutch town installs LED pavement strips to alert distracted smartphone users

A Dutch town believes it may have a solution to combating pedestrians distracted by their smartphones. Officials are now running trials of LED strips embedded into sidewalks that notify whether it is safe to cross.

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Apple reportedly looks to Chinese supplier for iPhone displays amid OLED shortage

Apple has been assembling a team of suppliers to satisfy demand for OLED displays in future iPhones, and it appears one of those suppliers could be China’s BOE Technology Group, according to Bloomberg.

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