Sprint To Pay NY $330 Million To Settle Tax Dodge LawsuitNew York state officials say Sprint will pay $330 million to settle a lawsuit that accused the telecommunication company of dodging more than $100 million in state and local taxes.
Spring, T-Mobile Closer To Merger, Could Leave U.S. Down To 3 ProvidersIf the merger does happen, there will be three wireless providers in the U.S.
Sprint & T-Mobile Agree To Combine In All-Stock DealThe deal announced Sunday would help the companies slash costs and could make them a stronger competitor to the larger AT&T and Verizon.
Wireless Carriers Sprint, T-Mobile End Merger TalksIn a joint statement Saturday, Sprint and T-Mobile said they are calling off merger negotiations for the foreseeable future.
Theft Of Cell Tower Battery Packs Could Lead To Chaos During Power OutagePolice are trying to crack down on crooks who made off with stolen batteries from cell phone towers in Mahwah.
Police: Thieves Zip-Tie Store Employees, Steal $160k Worth Of Electronics At Bronx MallPolice are searching for the two-man crew of thieves, who were picked up on security cameras strolling through The Mall at Bay Plaza just before 9 p.m. Sunday.
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.