Mobile phones
Mobile phones

Mobile phones

15 September 2009

The hard cell

Alarmist reports that seek to persuade us that mobile phones are dangerous take a selective approach to the evidence.

11 October 2007

Measuring the
mobile footprint

The live launch of the spiked/O2 online debate took a hard look at the impact of mobiles on the environment.

13 September 2007

Mobile phones are safe, but let's panic anyway

The experts' schizophrenic message about mobiles captures society's curious love/dread relationship with new technologies.

24 November 2006

Why wi-fi phobia makes me sick

Read spiked editor Mick Hume's Notebook in The Times (London).

6 November 2006

U TXTing 2 me?

The joys and perils of mobile phone use: a report on the live spiked/O2 debate on young people and their mobiles.

14 March 2006

Dial M for madness

Stephen King's Cell, where cellphone-users become braindead flesheaters, feasts on some mainstream anxieties.

9 March 2006

Mobile phones and child protection

How far should we go? Report on the spiked/O2 seminar.

6 December 2005

Mobile phones and health, information and fear

Report on the spiked/O2 seminar.

2 September 2005

The wrong signals

A major new study rejects the notion that mobile phones cause cancer. That the health authorities tell us to worry anyway shows that there's more to this debate than the science.

22 July 2005

Do mobile phones invade our privacy?

A report on the live spiked-debate.