Good Vibrations? Nokia Patents Vibrating Alert Tattoo

Missing phone calls and texts can be a hassle, but Nokia is working on a unique way to keep men and women from missing important communication - a vibrating tattoo! The cell phone maker has filed a U.S. patent application for a magnetic vibrating “tattoo” that will wirelessly connect to a user’s phone and send out alerts via vibration.

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Study: Average Person Checks Phone 34 Times a Day

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Are you one of those people who obsessively checks their phone for new email or social network updates? If so, you’re not alone. A new study has found that the average person checks their phone 34 times a day, often without even realizing it.

"It's extremely common, and very hard to avoid," Loren Frank, a neuroscientist at the University of California, San Francisco, told CNN. "We don't even consciously realize we're doing it -- it's an unconscious behavior."

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