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Complaints Roll In After Frontier Takes Over Phone Service In Connecticut

In Connecticut, where Frontier has taken over ATT&T phone service, customer complaints are rolling in.

11/18/2014

A man uses a texting-while-driving simulator in the Flatiron District on June 17, 2014. (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Simulator Demonstrates Dangers Of Texting While Driving

The New York City Department of Transportation and AT&T offered passersby a chance to use a texting-while-driving simulator Tuesday at Flatiron Plaza.

06/17/2014

New York state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman speaks at a news conference introducing new legislation that would require smartphone manufacturers to create a "kill switch" for people to deactivate their phones if they are stolen, on March 3, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Getty Images)

Disconnect Seen Between Smartphone Industry, Schneiderman Over Anti-Theft Agreement

The companies have agreed to provide a free preloaded or downloadable anti-theft tool on smartphones sold in the U.S. after July 2015.

04/16/2014

Gregory Rocco, of Brooklyn, NY, looks at an iPhone 5C on display at the Fifth Avenue Apple store on September 20, 2013.   (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

‘Kill Switch’ Technology Could Deal Death Blow To Smartphone Thefts

A hidden battle is being waged over smartphones. Last year, more than 1.5-million Americans had their devices stolen but some companies are against a simple solution.

11/19/2013

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AT&T Pulls Tweet Showing Smartphone With 9/11 Memorial

AT&T elected Wednesday to take down a Twitter post showing smartphone snapping a photo of the “Tribute in Light” memorial to the 9/11 attacks.

09/11/2013

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Stories From Main Street: Parents Who Lost Son Fight Distracted Driving

Ben and Debbie Lieberman have formed the organization Distracted Operators Risk Casualties, or DORC.

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Solar-Powered Cell Phone Charging Stations Pop Up Across NYC

Each station can accommodate up to six mobile devices or tablets at a time and work regardless of wireless carrier.

06/18/2013

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MLB Seeks FedEx, Phone Records In PED Lawsuit; Bosch Meeting Looms

Meanwhile, Commissioner Bud Selig said MLB’s “very comprehensive” probe proves that baseball has the toughest drug policy in professional sports.

06/07/2013

A man talks on his cell phone on the subway platform at 14th Street and Eighth Avenue in Manhattan. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Underground Wi-Fi Service Expanding To 30 More Subway Stations

After testing Wi-Fi in a handful of stations last year, the city is now expanding service to 30 additional stations, including Times Square, Rockefeller Center and Columbus Circle.

04/25/2013

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New Poll Shows More Adults Than Teenagers Text While Driving

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said about nine people die every day in accidents caused by distracted drivers.

03/28/2013

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Worried About Your iPhone Service In The Storm? AT&T Ready To Respond

AT&T said Friday it is ready to respond quickly to the massive winter storm hammering the Tri-State Area.

02/08/2013

Man uses cell phone on L train platform of Union Square subway station (file/credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Wi-Fi Service Coming To 30 Additional Subway Stations By Spring

All underground stations are expected to be wired by 2016, but trains are not expected to have service between stations.

11/19/2012

Passengers are seen on the 1/2/3 platform at 14th Street and 7th Avenue - New York, NY - Sep 23, 2011 (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

MTA Planning To Add Wi-Fi Service To Subway Stations In Queens

All underground stations are expected to be wired by 2016, but trains were not expected to have service between stations.

10/25/2012

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Boy Scouts Of America Reaffirms Ban On Gays

The Boy Scouts of America has reaffirmed its ban on homosexuals following a two-year confidential review and the decision hit home in New Jersey, WCBS 880′s Monica Miller reported.

07/17/2012

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WCBS 880 Special Series: Where The Jobs Are – Part 4 – Second Careers

Sometimes getting downsized can have an upside, WCBS 880′s Wayne Cabot reported.

06/07/2012

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