Disconnect Seen Between Smartphone Industry, Schneiderman Over Anti-Theft AgreementThe companies have agreed to provide a free preloaded or downloadable anti-theft tool on smartphones sold in the U.S. after July 2015.
'Kill Switch' Technology Could Deal Death Blow To Smartphone TheftsA 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.
Rep. Israel Wants FCC To Require Cell Carriers To Have Password Protected VoicemailRep. Steve Israel demonstrated how hackers can go to a "spoofing" site, enter a cell phone number and gain access to that number's voice messeges.
NYC Sending Test Emergency Text Alerts TodayA notification will be displayed on the screen of your mobile device with a text that reads: "Severe alert" or "Extreme alert."
NYC Office of Emergency Management To Test New Text Message Alert SystemOn Thursday, officials will send six test messages between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. to AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon customers who have mobile devices that are enabled to receive emergency alerts.
Report: Cell Phone Service Coming To Some Subway Platforms Next WeekThe long-delayed project to wire New York City subway stations for cell phone service is finally bearing fruit.
Next-Gen Cell Phones: Behold The Power Of 4GCell 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.