Cell phones can't actually get hot enough to pop popcorn, regardless of what you may have seen on YouTube . But some do have other unexpected abilities that just might help improve your quality of life.
Dozens of new health, meditation and fitness Web applications are now available for use with the Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) iPhone. The apps, which likely will eventually be available on other phones that will run on a Google-based operating system, enable third-party software developers to create a new breed of health services.
These programs can literally put all your health records -- including digital images such as ultrasounds and echocardiograms -- into the palm of your hand. Or they can administer eye exams or keep track of your calories and exercise.
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