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Physicians for Safe Technology, 25 March 2019
Cell Tower to be Removed After 4th Ripon Student Diagnosed with Cancer

After 4 students and 3 teachers were diagnosed with cancer within a 3-year period, Sprint has finally agreed to remove a cell tower at a Ripon, California school. Read article

The Telegraph, 03 March 2019
Do smartphones cause cancer? World Health Organisation to assess brain tumour link

The WHO is conducting a review of the latest scientific studies to assess the link between brain tumours and use of mobile phones."Read article

Quartz, 13 March 2019
The Truth Behind Claims Airpods Cause Cancer

Airpods use Bluetooth technology similar to the RF radiation cell phones use. Although cell phone radiation has been linked to cancer in rats, we still don’t know how much Bluetooth radiation poses a threat to humans. Read article

Android Authority, 17 February 2019
Motorola’s 5G Moto Mod has feature to limit radiation exposure, but why?

Motorola’s 5G Moto Mod has a feature to limit millimeter wave radiation exposure, implying that radiation is a concern of some kind in the transition to 5G. Read article

Medium Health, 01 January 2019
Is It Bad to Sleep Near Your Smartphone?

If you’re like the average American, you probably sleep with your smartphone within arm’s reach. A 2015 Bank of America report found that 71 percent of people sleep with or near their phones Read article

San Francisco Chronicle, 16 December 2018
Radiation typical of cell phones and Wi-Fi linked to high rate of miscarriages

A Kaiser Permanente study found that women who had been exposed to non-ionizing magnetic fields associated with cell phones and wireless devices had 2.72 times more risk of miscarriageRead article

Fierce Wireless, 05 December 2018
Legislators raise worries about cancer from 5G

Two federal lawmakers have sent a letter to the FCC Commissioner asking for guidance on the health ramifications of 5G.Read article

WTHR, 05 October 2018
13 Investigates: Poor cell phone reception could increase your radiation exposure by 10,000x

A study from the California Department of Public Health found that weak cell phone reception can result in RF exposure that is 10,000 times higher than in areas with strong reception. Read article

NY Times, 01 November 2018
Study of Cellphone Risks Finds ‘Some Evidence’ of Link to Cancer, at Least in Male Rats

Federal agency releases report confirming cell phone radiation link to cancer in rats. “We believe that the link between radio-frequency radiation and tumors in male rats is real,” said John Bucher, a senior scientist at the National Toxicology Program. Read article

Bloomberg, 01 November 2018
Study Links Cell Phones to Rat Tumors Without Judging Human Risk

Researchers found a link between mobile phone radiation and cancerous tumors in rats, adding to the ongoing inquiry into whether the devices pose a risk to users even as officials cautioned against extrapolating the results to humans. Read article

Business Insider, 31 July 2018
Teenagers could be damaging their memory by using mobile phones, according to this study

There's long been speculation over whether high-frequency electromagnetic fields (RF-EMF) have an effect on humans and if so, which ones. Our ever-increasing reliance on mobile phones and other WLAN devices means our bodies are having to cope with radiation more often and more intensively in everyday life than ever before. Read article

Newsweek, 19 July 2018
Do Cellphones Cause Cancer? Government Study Reveals 'Stunningly Important' Findings

Tiffany Frantz got her first cellphone when she was 16.She loved that flip phone. Every morning, on her way out the door, she’d slip it into the left cup of her bra. When she was 21, while watching television one night with her parents in their Lancaster, Pennsylvania, living room, she felt a lump the size of a pea in her left breast, just beneath her phone.Read article

VOX, 16 July 2018
Is your cellphone giving you cancer?

A comprehensive guide to the messy, frustrating research. One thing is clear: How we live with cellphones, along with our exposure to the radiation they emit, has changed dramatically over the past several decades. That has policy implications; it’s something regulators, researchers, and cellphone companies need to pay attention to."Read article

The Guardian, 14 July 2018
The inconvenient truth about cancer and mobile phones

For a quarter of a century now, the wireless industry has been orchestrating a global PR campaign aimed at misleading not only journalists, but also consumers and policymakers about the actual science concerning mobile phone radiation."Read article

KALW Local Public Radio, May 22nd, 2018
The Nation investigates how big wireless made us think that cell phones are safe

Your Call discusses the safety of wireless radiation. "Decades ago, the wireless industry’s own scientists privately warned there were “serious questions” about wireless radiation’s links to cancer and genetic damage. What does the science say?"Read article

The Telegraph, May 2nd, 2018
Mobile phone cancer warning as malignant brain tumours double

Fresh fears have been raised over the role of mobile phones in brain cancer after new evidence revealed rates of a malignant type of tumour have doubled in the last two decades...Read article

wbur, April 4th, 2018
The Connection Between Cellphones And Cancer

Big Tobacco lied about cigarettes. Is Big Wireless lying about cell phones? Here's a look at the cancer-cell phone connection...Read article

The Nation, March 29th, 2018
How Big Wireless Made Us Think That Cell Phones Are Safe: A Special Investigation

This Nation investigation reveals that the wireless industry not only made the same moral choices that the tobacco and fossil-fuel industries did; it also borrowed from the same public-relations playbook those industries pioneered...Read article

Quartz, March 30th, 2018
We now have the first clear evidence cell phone radiation can cause cancer in rats

Following three days of live-broadcast peer review sessions, experts concluded that a pair of federal studies show “clear evidence” that cell phone radiation caused heart cancer in male rats...Read article

Scientific American, March 29th, 2018
New Studies Link Cell Phone Radiation with Cancer

Evidence advanced by the studies shows prolonged exposure to even very low levels of RF radiation, makes rats uniquely prone to a rare tumor called a schwannoma, which affects a type of neuron (or nerve cell) called a Schwann cell...Read article

VOX, February 15th, 2018
A concerning new study links miscarriages to cellphone radiation. How worried should we be?

A new study published in the journal Scientific Reports found a strong link between higher levels of exposure to a type of radiation called magnetic field non-ionizing radiation and higher risk of miscarriage in a group of nearly 1,000 women living in the Bay Area of California...Read article

Reuters, February 2nd, 2018
High levels of cellphone radiation linked to tumors in male rats: U.S. study

Male rats exposed to very high levels of the kind of radiation emitted by cellphones developed tumors in the tissues around their hearts, according to a draft report by U.S. government researchers on the potential health risks of the devices...Read article

Mercury News, January 1st, 2018
Industry group asks Supreme Court to strike down Berkeley cellphone warning ordinance

An industry group, CTIA, is asking the United States Supreme Court to strike down Berkeley’s cellphone disclosure ordinance as unconstitutional.  The ordinance, approved by the City Council in May 2015, mandates a warning notice to people buying and leasing cellphones…Read article

Forbes, December 16th, 2017
California Warns About Cellphone Exposure And Health Risks

California issues official recommendations about how to reduce one’s risk, not of cell phone distraction, but of the radio-frequency energy they put out.   The concern emerges from studies that have hinted at a slightly increased risk for brain cancer and tumors…Read article

US Government Study, May 26, 2016
Cell Phone Radiation Boosts Cancer Rates in Animals; $25 Million NTP Study Finds Brain Tumors

The U.S. National Toxicology Program (NTP) is expected to issue a public announcement that cell phone radiation presents a cancer risk for humans. The move comes soon after its recently completed study showed statistically significant increases in cancer among rats that had been exposed to GSM or CDMA signals for two-years... Read article

Berkeley, CA, March 21, 2016
Berkeley, CA, Launches Cell Phone Radiation Notification Ordinance

The city of Berkeley, California, has launched a new cell phone radiation ordinance requiring cell phone retailers to inform customers about the risks of carrying a cell phone in their pocket or on their body...
Supercompressor, June 1, 2015
Pong Rugged iPhone Case Ranked as One of 10 Best Military-Grade iPhone Cases Available

Despite satisfying military specifications, drop-proof protection isn’t the marquee feature found on this sturdy chassis. The Pong Rugged Case uses a gold antenna to reduce the radiation levels...
GSM Arena Blog, March 27, 2015
Pong Sleek Case for iPhone 6 Review

The secret behind the Pong case’s ability to absorb radiation is a micro-thin gold-plated antenna, which reduces the user’s exposure to radiation without affecting the quality of the signal..., November 4th, 2014
Pong iPad Case Review

What makes one iPad case rise above the rest? How about a case that can actually strengthen your outbound signal and protect you from harmful radiation..., October 21st, 2014
7 Cases That Do More Than Protect Your iPhone

The Pong case not only boosts signal strength with its next-gen antenna technology, it also helps reduce your radiation exposure from the phone..., October 2nd, 2014
Top 5 Apple iPhone 6 Plus 6.6 Cover and Case to Buy

It is the most durable case and can provide drop protection from 4-6 feet height..., September 28th, 2014
iPhone 6 Case Spotlight: Pong

If there’s one thing we learned from our iPhone 6 case spotlights leading up to the iPhone 6 launch, it’s that our readers want to know about the cases available to them..., September 15th, 2014
Pong Case picked as a favorite iPhone 6 Plus case

The bigger they come, the harder they fall. Apple’s iPhone 6 Plus sports a 5.5-inch display and that rounded body looks potentially...
CNBC, September 9th, 2014
Pong Case Unveils New Smartphone Cases for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

Pong Research Corporation, the creator of mobile device cases with "intelligent antenna technology," announced today...
CNet, September 4th, 2014
New iPhone 6/6 Plus Cases

The company's iPhone 5/5S cases were nicely designed and the new models look very similar. Two version will be available -- the Sleek ($49.99) and Rugged ($59.99)...
Mile High Mom, September 4th, 2014
Maximize Energy and Boost the Signal for Your iPad

Unlike desktop, tablets need to be held always, unless there is a helper like the Pong Case...
Budget Earth, August 25th, 2014
Protective Smartphone Cases: Pong Rugged Case Review

Are you worried about wireless energy coming from your phone, and wanting to be proactive with all the conflicting studies out there?...
NBC Washington, August 12th, 2014
Back to School Gadgets

Steve Greenberg highlights our Pong case as a great Back-to-School gadget on channel 4 NBC Washington...
Ramblings of a Tattooed Mom, August 8th, 2014
Pong Cases Help Keep Radiation at Bay!

Pong just received a Parent Tested Parent Approved (PTPA) Seal of Approval. Products with a PTPA Seal have been tried, evaluated and approved by a pool of 70,000 unbiased parent testers across North America...
KARE 11, August 5th, 2014
Back to School Gadgets

Steve Greenberg highlights our Pong case as a great Back-to-School gadget on channel KARE 11 Minneapolis/St. Paul...
Gear Diary, June 29th, 2014
A Great, Lightweight Case with a Big Bonus

The Pong Case for iPhone 5/5s is billed as an iPhone case that will perform three main functions beyond protecting your phone...
Pong Cases Launching at Best Buy in July, June 19th, 2014
Pong Cases Launching at Best Buy

Cases will be available in a range of colors including new additions Radiant Orchid and Cobalt Blue...
Chasing Clean Air, June 16th, 2014
Pong Cases for iPhone and iPad Can Reduce Users' Radiation-Impact

Aesthetically pleasing, my newest iPhone and iPad Pong cases offer much more than good looks.
CNET, June 13th, 2014
Why CNET compiles cell phone radiation charts

The debate over whether mobile phones pose a danger to your health may never be resolved, but CNET will continue to follow the issue.
LA Splash, June 11th, 2014
Father’s Day Technology Gifts 2014 – Tech Gift Guide Roundup 2014

Pong creates cases for today’s most popular smartphones, such as the iPhone 5/5S. But these aren’t your average cases.
Daily Mom, June 4th, 2014
Top 12 Tech Gifts for Dad

Protect your whole family with an energy redirecting case by Pong Research.
Ramblings of a Tattooed Mom, June 2nd, 2014
Pong Cases Built-in Antenna Helps Keep Dropped Calls At Bay

Gold Reveal is the newest offering in Pong’s lineup of radiation-deflecting phone and tablet cases. With Pong, you can be fashionable and safe at the same time!
TiE50 Awards, May 9th, 2014

Pong has been named a winner in the TiE50 Awards, which honors the top 50 technology start-ups across the Globe. The TiE50 is TiE Silicon Valley's premier annual awards program - this year 100 companies were named finalists from 2800 submissions. View The Press Release., May 6th, 2014
Gadgets for the Guru- Mother's Day Gift Guide

AZTB has rounded up some gadgets to give you some ideas for Mother's Day - The Pong Case made the list!
The Doctor's Show, March 29th, 2014
Experts discuss cell phone radiation on The Doctor's Show

Is cell phone radiation detrimental to our health? Experts discuss on The Doctor's Show.

Juil Sandals Blog, March 27th, 2014
5 Essentials for the On-the-Go Woman

Attention for all you “plugged-in” folks: did you know that cell phones emit low-intensity radio-frequency (RF) energy, a type of non-ionizing electromagnetic radiation? YIKES, but don’t be alarmed, Pong has created a solution!
Green Moms Collective Blog, March 10th, 2014
Five Eco-Friendly Breastfeeding Products For New Moms

A Pong Case may be an unconventional choice for a breastfeeding must-have list - read on and find out why you should use a Pong Case., February 21st, 2014
Pong - Radiation reducing iPhone case

"I’m on my phone a lot. Then I started thinking about the radiation my phone was emitting near my little one and it freaked me out. Luckily there are amazing cases by Pong that help reduce radiation exposure.....".
Inspectall Blog, October 30th, 2013
The Right Case for Your iPhone or iPad

Pong made the list of cases to be recommended for the industrial and construction environment.
Toxic Free Talk Radio, October 23rd, 2013
How to protect your body from your cell phone

Debra Lynn Dadd interviews Ryan Dr. McCaughey and Dr. Rong Wang from Pong Research about the health effects of radiation from cell phones and how you can protect your body..
Dr. Steve Show: October 15th, 2013
Smartphone safety tips

Dr. Steve and Bahar Takhtehchian from Shape Magazine discuss the health risks of cell phone use and offer safety tips.

blur designs, June 19th 2013
Pong Phone Case Design Protects Users from Radiation

Radiation is a concern for any phone user, but as it’s a necessity for a working phone can you design around this harmful output?.
Wired Magazine, June 6th, 2013
A Sexy iPhone Case That Shields Your Brain From Radiation

What if you could take care of your body and actually look cool while doing so? A new collaboration between protective case maker Pong and the design firm IDEO attempts to do just that..
Fastcompany, June 2013
A Stylish iPhone Case That Blocks Harmful Radiation

Protective case maker Pong teamed up with IDEO to sleekify their latest products..
Pong Research Corporation, May 22nd, 2013
New Pong Technology Smartphone and Tablet Cases Marry Science and Art

Designed by IDEO, the new cases provide a glimpse of the embedded Pong antenna that reduces user exposure to wireless energy and optimizes device performance.
Pong Research Corporation, April 2nd, 2013
Pong Research Corporation Press Release

Pong Research Corporation issued the following statement today regarding the commencement by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) of a formal inquiry into the human health impacts of cell phone radiation. Download the PDF.
South China Morning Post, March 13th, 2013
Mobile phone radiation: it's better to be safe than sorry

No causal link has been established between cancer and mobile phones but doctors advise limiting usage.

Here comes Trouble Blog, March 1st, 2013
Pong iPhone & iPad Cases Review

Thorough review of Pong's iPhone and iPad case.

Minsmash, Feb 26th, 2013
How safe is your mobile phone?

I grew up in the days where there were no mobile phones. What different times we live in now!

Modern Mummy Mayhem, Feb 21st, 2013
Review of Pong Research Case
In the back of my mind always is the silent health risks that have been associated with mobile phone radiation...

Dr. Sanjay Gupta Show, February 13th, 2013
Mobile phones cause cancer

Dr. Sanjay Gupta is discussing the effects of cell phone radiation on your health.

MSN Tech, Jan 24th, 2013
Tech danger signs 'must be heeded'

Children and teenagers 'should not sleep close to their mobile phones', the European Environment Agency said.

EEA (European Environment Agency), Jan 23th, 2013
Call for action to reduce harm from mobile phone radiation

Brain tumor risk associated with cell phone use is addressed in one of the report's chapters published by the European Environment Agency in January 2013. The 750-page volume, “Late Lessons from Early Warnings,” includes twenty new case studies and has major implications for policy, science and society.
Download the PDF January 15th, 2013
Are cellphones dangerous for your health?

Are cellphones a serious health risk on par with tobacco and asbestos? Dr. Oz and Sanjay Gupta separate fact from fiction in this hotly contested issue. Plus, the medical reason why you should wait to give your child a cellphone.

Wired: Dec 24th 2012
Putting Pong’s Tech Cases Through the Parent Test

Over the past few years Wired’s Gadget Lab has taken the time to test out the claims of Pong technology, concluding that Pong “unequivocally delivers” on both claims. Wired may have tested the technology, but we GeekMoms have a child or two who can really put these covers through some serious testing!.

San Jose Mercury News, Nov 25th, 2012
Are Mobile Phones hazardous to your health?

"One of the most contentious debate in tech." read more or Download the PDF.
Better Business Bureau Press release Dec 3rd, 2012
"PONG recently participated in an advertising review case before the National Advertising Division (NAD). You can read more here."
Huffington Post, circulation: 3,284,000, 03/08/12
Coverage of Pong iPhone cases.

"For the feel and strength of the case alone it's among our favourites of the year so far. And if it turns out in 20 years that there really are health issues involved with using a mobile, well, we'll just accept the benefits as a lucky bonus."
Time Healthland: July 20, 2012
Pediatricians Say Cell Phone Radiation Standards Need Another Look

Concerns persist over the health effects of radiation from cell phones, especially for kids. Now the nation's largest pediatricians group is asking the government to review emission standards.
Mercola: June 16, 2012
NEW Urgent Warning to All Cell Phone Users

According to Dr. Mercola, "If you think the jury's still out on whether cell phones can be dangerous to your health, then you might want to take the time to listen to this video." June 6, 2012
A new revolution is here: Pong cell phone and iPad covers

We are using the iPhone cover, while we can't test if it is protecting us from radiation exposure, we certainly have experienced better reception and download speed.
Splash Magazines: June 2012
Father’s Day Technology Gifts – Tech Gift Guide Roundup 2012

Great for the whole family, Pong cases protect the device, the devices signal and the user.
Slinky Studio: May 7, 2012
Pong Research Anti Radiation Case for iPhone 4 & 4S Review

But the main focus of this case is it’s ability to improve signal strength and it does, I have never seen anything else like it on the market so if your in desperate need of a better signal this is what to get.
Michael W Smith Concert Tour
Michael W Smith protects his family with Pong cases

Michael W Smith talking about cell phone radiation and Pong Research's cell phone cases that reduce your exposure to cell phone radiation. Michael gives away Pong Research iPhone 4 Cases to his fans.

Pregnancy and Newborn: March 27, 2012
5 tips for limiting your wireless radiation exposure

1. Put it in a case that reduces radiation exposure. I like Pong cases because they¹ve been tested in labs certified by the FCC and reduce radiation exposure by up to 95 percent below the FCC limit.
Yales News: March 15, 2012
Cell phone use in pregnancy may cause behavioral disorders in offspring

Exposure to radiation from cell phones during pregnancy affects the brain development of offspring, potentially leading to hyperactivity, Yale School of Medicine researchers have determined.

cnet: September 16, 2011
A cell phone case for reducing cell phone radiation.

Outside of the battle between iPhone fans and Android advocates, few debates in the cell phone world are more divisive than that over whether the radiofrequency (RF) energy emitted by cell phones is harmful.

Time Magazine: February 23, 2011
Easy Ways to Reduce Your Cell Phone Exposure

For the past several years, a small band of doctors and activists have been raising concerns about the possible connection between cell phone use and brain cancer.
CNET: January 6, 2010
Pong releases 'anti radiation' BlackBerry case

As the debate rages over precisely how cell phone radiation emission affects the human body, BlackBerry Curve owners who prefer to play it safe may want to look into the BlackBerry Curve Case by Pong Research.
Wired: October 27, 2009
Inside a Cellphone Radiation Testing Lab

Is radiation from cellphones dangerous or not? As consumers become increasingly glued to their phones, researchers, environmental organizations and cellphone industry groups debate this question.
New York Times: January 1, 2010
Maine to Consider Putting Warnings on Cellphones

Maine legislators this month will take up the question of whether cellphones sold in the state must contain warnings that they may cause brain cancer.
GQ: February 2010
Warning: Your Cell Phone May Be Hazardous to Your Health

Though the scientific debate is heated and far from resolved, there are multiple reports, mostly out of Europe's premier research institutions, of cell-phone and PDA use being linked to "brain aging,"
Phones Review: January 8, 2010
Pong Mobile Case reduces radiation for BlackBerry

For those of you out there that are still concerned as to the amount of radiation emitted by your mobile phones then this is something that will impress you for sure.