Colbert with iPhone 6 Plus (svreenshot/"The Colbert Report")

"This one comes pre-loaded with nude photos of Bono": Stephen Colbert shows off his new iPhone 6

Stephen Colbert is pretty jazzed about his new phone, and new apps like Checky


Sarah Gray
September 19, 2014 6:19PM (UTC)

Stephen Colbert is a fan of technology, and on Thursday night he waxed poetically about his new iPhone 6 Plus.

Despite his fandom, Colbert does worry that people are too reliant on technology, and spend too much time staring at their phones -- at least that's what Siri told him to say.

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In order to curb this phone reliance, he introduced the Colbert Nation to Checky, an app that counts how many times you check your phone in a day. Colbert, however, decided to use the app in a different way; watch below:


Sarah Gray

Sarah Gray is an assistant editor at Salon, focusing on innovation. Follow @sarahhhgray or email sgray@salon.com.

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