When's The Right Time To Give A Kid A Cellphone?With students heading back to school, many parents wonder when is the right time to give their child a smartphone.
Survey: Most Americans Say It's OK To Use Cellphones In Social SettingsYounger adults more comfortable with social media were more likely than older adults to say it's OK to update your status while with friends.
Sources To CBS2: Mayor de Blasio To Lift Ban On Cellphones In NYC SchoolsMayor Bill de Blasio is planning to lift a ban on cellphones in New York City public schools, sources told CBS2 Tuesday evening.
Dr. Max Gomez: Study Will Focus On Physical, Psychological Impact Of Cellphones On Children A new study is trying to find out if rampant cellphone use is damaging the developing brains of children.
Seen At 11: Encryption Services Protect Smartphones From HackersWe rely on our smartphones for just about everything. But just like a computer, they can be easily hacked.
New Jersey Attorney General: More Than 3,000 Cited For Distracted Driving So Far In AprilJohn Hoffman, the state's acting acting general, said Monday that about 1.5 million crashes over the past decade have been caused by distracted drivers, resulting in 1,600 deaths.
Seen At 11: How Effective Are Gadget Cleaning Products?There are a lot of products that claim to do a thorough cleaning, CBS 2's Maurice DuBois reported. But do they really work?
Long Island High School Students Challenged To Go A Week Without CellphonesStudents at one Long Island school went through withdrawal from Instagarm, text messages, Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr this week, but they learned they could actually live without their cellphones.
Upper West Side Residents Frustrated As 911 Calls Are Bounced To New JerseyConcerns have arisen on the Upper West Side, as some residents have said they have been running into issues calling 911. As CBS 2’s Don Champion reported, the callers have found themselves connected to dispatchers across the Hudson River in New Jersey.
Seen At 11: Weddings Unplugged? Banning Technology A Growing TrendThe next time you're invited to a wedding, check the invitation, because you may be asked to leave your phone at the door or be expected to help document the big day.
Schumer: Cheap Cellphone Batteries Can Lead To ExplosionsU.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) warned Sunday that poorly made cellphone batteries can lead to phones overheating and exploding.
New Jersey Senate Approves Tougher Penalties For Talking, Texting While DrivingThe state Senate approved the measure on a 38-0 vote Monday afternoon.