The number of smartphones is forecast to triple to 5.6 billion globally by 2019, accounting for more than 60 percent of cellphones.
In a recent Mobile Consumer Habits study, 12 percent of respondents who were in a relationship said their smart phone use has an effect on that relationship. And no wonder. Nine percent of respondents admitted to using their smart phone during sex!
U.S. border agents should continue to be allowed to search a traveler’s laptop, cellphone or other electronic device and keep copies of any data on them based on no more than a hunch, according to an internal Homeland Security Department study.
Students are getting a new weapon to fight back against bullies: their cell phones.
The country’s four biggest cellphone companies are set to launch their first joint advertising campaign against texting while driving.
Seventeen-year-old Kelsey Raffaele’s last words were over a cellphone to a friend: “I’m going to crash!” The car she was driving had clipped a snow bank and spun into oncoming traffic, where it was T-boned by an SUV.
A Metro train operator who was photographed using his cell phone while behind the controls is no longer employed by Metro, the transit agency said Friday.
The Maryland House of Delegates has passed a measure to strengthen laws against distracted driving.
Maryland State Police say Amber alerts are now being sent to all cellphones designed to receive wireless emergency alerts.
Major wireless service companies have agreed to disable cellphones after they are reported stolen under a strategy intended to deter the theft and resale of wireless devices.