It only costs a few seconds, says Jersey City OEM director Greg Kierce, but in an emergency seconds can count.
Do you think you can do it – walk in a straight line while texting? A group of 20-year-olds participating in a study at Stony Brook University thought they could.
Neil Nash-Coulon of Bedford-Stuyvesant says the hospital even kicked his family out of the waiting area.
It’s a stunning recommendation from a federal traffic safety agency. The National Transportation Safety Board is calling for a nationwide ban on behind the wheel cell phone use — even with hands-free devices.
Should students in New York City schools be allowed to have cell phones? There is a new call for a change in citywide policy.
The long-delayed project to wire New York City subway stations for cell phone service is finally bearing fruit.
Authorities are passing out flyers to local businesses, reminding people that when they use a cell phone on the street, they make themselves a prime target.
The New York State Thruway Authority said a year ago in their crackdown on phones and gadgets at the wheel, troopers handed out nearly 900 tickets just on the Thruway in a few days.
In two separate cases, authorities say teenagers walking home from school on Long Island were robbed were hit, bitten, and robbed of their cell phones.
Twenty-three-year-old Landis Husser of Woodstown received a seven-year term for his role in the attacks.
Cell phones certainly have come a long way and they’re still evolving. If you think the phone you’re currently using has a bunch of bells and whistles, wait until you see what 4G can do.
Police said the city would begin the crackdown on drivers using hand-held cell phones at midnight as part of an initiative to focus on traffic infractions that could lead to serious injury or death.
Imagine waking up before 5:30 in the morning because you hear someone in the house. You are a 78-year-old woman.
Verizon Wireless could pay out up to $90 million in refunds to cell phone customers who were improperly charged for inadvertent Web access or data usage over the past several years.