nomophobia noun informal, humorous fear of being without one’s mobile phone
Two-thirds of us apparently now suffer from nomophobia – a fear of having no mobile phone.
[Grazia (UK celebrity magazine) 12 August 2013]
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phone stack noun cell phones placed in a stack and left unused when the owners are in a social situation, such as dinner with friends at a restaurant
The phone stack game is a lighthearted way for friends to police against boorish behavior when eating out.
[New York Times (US broadsheet) 22 September 2013]
Qi noun a wireless protocol for charging electronic devices such as smartphones
In the future, magnetic resonance technology could allow charging of multiple devices at a greater range for the charger than the Qi standard of 1.6 inches.
[Car and Driver (US automotive magazine) Aug. 2013]