Cell Phone Starts Backpack Fire At Potomac High SchoolAt around 9:30 a.m., a cell phone apparently overheated in a student's backpack which generated heat and smoke.
'I Wish My Mom's Phone Wasn't Invented': Child's Complaint Goes ViralThe child was reportedly one of four students in the class who wished cell phones had never been invented and that their parents spent more time with them.
Survey: More Teens Meeting Friends OnlineA Pew survey finds teen girls meet most of their new friends through social media while boys meet friends playing online video games.
Does Hunching Over Smartphones Hurt Our Spines?According to one study, people spend an average of 2-4 hours a day hunched over their smartphones, which puts a lot of stress on the spine.
Your Hands-Free Car System May Be More Dangerous Than You Think"Hands-free" is not necessarily synonymous with "risk-free," according to two new studies from the AAA Foundation and the University of Utah.
Parents Turn Their Own Daughter In To Sheriff After Finding Nude Pics On Her PhoneA Virginia couple turned their 13-year-old daughter in to sheriff’s deputies after discovering naked pictures the girl was sending and receiving of her and other teenagers on her cell phone and tablet.
Report: New Amazon Smartphone May Produce 3-D PhotosAmazon, a company of seemingly boundless ambition, appears to be venturing into yet another market: smartphones.
Merkel: 'Difficulties Yet To Overcome' In US Spy ScandalPresident Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel downplayed reports that US intelligence services tapped her mobile phone, with both leaders saying they have begun a “cyber dialogue” to set mutual privacy standards.
Video: Thief Snatches Cell Phone From Distracted Metro RiderPolice are using video of an actual cell phone theft that occurred at the Capitol South station as a teaching tool for distracted Metro riders.
Study: $47 Billion Worth Of Cell Phones Collecting DustA new study has found billions of dollars in cell phones are collecting dust.
Smartphone App Tells You If You're Using Your Smartphone Too MuchFree Android app called Menthal gives you detailed information about your smartphone usage.
Smartphones Predicted Tripling To 5.6 Billion Worldwide By 2019The number of smartphones is forecast to triple to 5.6 billion globally by 2019, accounting for more than 60 percent of cellphones.
Study: 9 Percent of Americans Have Used Their Smartphone During SexIn 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!
Dept. of Homeland Security: Laptops, Phones Can Be Searched Based on HunchesU.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.
Using Technology to Report BullyingStudents are getting a new weapon to fight back against bullies: their cell phones.