Smartphone S.O.S. App Saves NYC Teen From Ambush By Bicycle Gang In Hell's Kitchen“I used this emergency S.O.S. on my phone and it made a siren sound," Maxwell Wesslock said.
'It’s Really Refreshing And Relaxing': College Students Say Ditching Their Smartphones For A Week Changed Their LivesThey survived! Nearly two dozen Adelphi University students made it a full week without their cell phones!
Bronx Gaming Center Offers Opportunities In Booming Industry To Young People Of Color, WomenA new gaming center where kids can do more than play video games has hit the Bronx. They can actually make them.
Facebook Bug Accesses iPhone's Camera While User Scrolls Through News FeedReached for comment, Facebook confirmed the bug was "inadvertently introduced" and promised a fix was in the works.
As Holidays Approach, Parents Ask What Is The Right Age To Get Their Kid A Smartphone?The dilemma parents are running into is how to stay connected with their kids, without getting them hooked on tech too soon.
Instagram Starts Hiding Likes From Random UsersInstagram's CEO says the test-run is being done to lessen the pressure to receive likes, especially for younger users.
Holiday Shopping: Picking The Right Phone To Add To Your Wish ListIf a new phone is on your wish list, Sree Sreenivasan has some advice for picking the right one.
Instagram Removing Ability To See Other User's 'Likes' This MonthThe change has already rolled out in other countries. If you post an image, you will still see the likes, but other users will not.
OOPS! Thousands Get Awkward, Random Text Messages That Were Supposed To Be Sent On Valentine's DayThe glitch happened on all four major carriers and on both Apple and Android devices. Text experts describe the issue as an "internal maintenance cycle."
'Life Unplugged': College Professor Making Students Give Up Smartphones For A Week To Test AddictionA bold experiment at a university on Long Island has students buying old school alarm clocks. That's because they’re giving up their smartphones for an entire week!
Doctor Warns Of Infection Dangers Associated With Repeated Wireless Headphone UseSince their debut, wireless headphones have skyrocketed in popularity. It's hard to walk down the streets of Manhattan and not see any. But keep them in for too long, and you could be paying the price.
Live From The Surgery? App Connects Surgeons With Patient's Family, Friends In Real-TimeA new app called Ease allows doctors and nurses to provide live updates from the operating room to anyone the patient chooses.
'Girls Go CyberStart Challenge' Aims To Identify 'Special Kind Of Cybersecurity Person'With so many companies vulnerable to data breaches, the world of cybersecurity is tapping into a new demographic: Girls.
Stony Brook University's Immersive Display Chambers Offers A Whole New World For Doctors, ScientistsThanks to a $1 million computer upgrade, if you step into one of the University's three immersive display chambers, you can visualize tiny parts of the body supersized.
Robotic Microscope Helping Surgeons During Delicate Brain Tumor Removal ProceduresThere is amazing new technology that's helping surgeons perform the most delicate of all operations -- brain surgery.