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New Feature Takes ‘Facebook Stalking’ To A Whole New Level

An optional new Facebook feature is taking the concept of “Facebook stalking” to a new level.

04/17/2014

Ukrainian security confirms an attack on the country's telecommunications services is coming from Russian-controlled Crimea. (KEVIN LAMARQUE/AFP/Getty Images)

Ukraine Overwhelmed By Cyberattack

Ukrainian security service says cell phone blocking devices are operating out of Russian-controlled Crimea.

03/05/2014

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FAA Expanding Use of Electronic Devices Throughout Flights

The Federal Aviation Administration has determined that passengers can now use portable electronic devices such as e-readers, video players and video games throughout all stages of a flight.

10/31/2013

Digital distraction is an issue involving an overwhelming amount of college students, with more than 90 percent of students admitting to using their cell phones, laptops and other devices for recreational purposes during class time. (Photo by Adam Berry/Getty Images)

Study: 86 Percent of College Students Text Message Throughout Class

Text messaging, specifically, dominated as the students’ top activity with 86 percent of students admitting to texting throughout class times.

10/21/2013

National Security Agency chief Gen. Keith Alexander revealed Wednesday that his spy agency once tested whether it could track Americans' cell phone locations, in addition to its practice of sweeping broad information about calls made. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

NSA Chief Admits Testing US Cell Phone Tracking

National Security Agency chief Gen. Keith Alexander revealed Wednesday that his spy agency once tested whether it could track Americans’ cell phone locations, in addition to its practice of sweeping broad information about calls made.

10/02/2013

A mandate from the Librarian of Congress has made it illegal to "unlock" a cell phone.(Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)

Federal Mandate Makes Unlocking Cellphones A Punishable Crime

Legislation mandated by The Librarian of Congress will make unlocking a cellphone an illegal act subject to $2,500 fines, or up to 5 years of imprisonment for larger operations.

01/28/2013

9-1-1 emergency dials will be transferred by the largest cell phone companies in 2014. (MEHDI FEDOUACH/AFP/GettyImages)

FCC: ‘Big Four’ Wireless Carriers Allow 911 Dials Via Text Message

The four largest wireless phone carriers have agreed to relay text messages to 911 emergency call centers in 2014.

12/10/2012

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Distracted Pedestrians: Thousands Stumble Into Danger, Land In Emergency Room

About 1,152 people were treated in hospital emergency rooms in the U.S. last year for injuries suffered while walking and using a cellphone or some other electronic device.

07/30/2012

File photo of a person talking on a phone, (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Cell Phone Risk? Link Between Phones And Cancer In Young People Debated

Scientists are questioning whether there is a link between cell phone use and brain cancer among kids and teens.

04/06/2012

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