T-MT-Mobile US became the target of a federal investigation and lawsuit Tuesday amid allegations that it bilked potentially hundreds of millions of dollars from its customers in fraudulent charges.
The four major U.S. wireless phone companies are providing emergency texting 911 service to any local government that wants it and has the capability to use it as of this month, a big step toward moving the nation’s emergency dispatch system out of the voice-only technology that dates to the 1960s.
Fairfax police say a man has died after crashing his car into a cellphone store.
The country’s four biggest cellphone companies are set to launch their first joint advertising campaign against texting while driving.
The four largest wireless phone carriers have agreed to relay text messages to 911 emergency call centers in 2014.