Why Phones Break: Screens Get Stronger, Yet We Demand MoreAsk a roomful of people to take out their phones, and you're bound to see several with cracked screens. Despite engineering breakthroughs, screen breakage has become a part of life, the leading type of phone damage.
4 In 10 U.S. Homes Are Cell Phone OnlyA government survey shows that 4 in 10 homes only use cell phones. That is twice the rate from five years ago, though the pace of dumping landlines has more recently slowed.
Lawmakers Pressing For Cell Phone Kill SwitchesAccording to local police, cell phones are one of the most commonly stolen items. Now, lawmakers are pressing to require that phones are built with a 'kill switch.'
Man Gets 99 Years For Fort Worth Phone Store Heist A convicted felon has been sentenced to 99 years in prison for robbing a North Texas phone store and locking a worker in a safe.
T-Mobile Pays Customers To Leave RivalsT-Mobile, the country's fourth-largest wireless carrier, is aiming to lure subscribers from rivals by paying the fees required to break their cell phone service contracts.
Viral Video: Comedian Really Hates Cell PhonesLouis CK joined Conan O'Brien to discuss his complete hate of cell phones and how they are ruining our lives.
Experts Seeing More Instances Of Sleep TextingYou've heard of sleep walking? Try sleep texting. No joke -- experts say they're seeing more and more people complaining about it.
Irving Police Warn About Cell Phone TheftLaw enforcement officials in Irving are warning North Texans about a continued increase in cell phone thefts in the DFW area.
10 Years In Prison For Leader Of Cell Phone Theft RingThe former AT&T employee found guilty of acquiring hundreds of stolen cell phones, to sell on Craigslist and Ebay, is heading to prison.
Benefit Of Mobile Apps For Toddlers Questioned Can a mobile app really teach a baby to find her nose? Or learn to recognize letters and numbers? Not according to an advocacy group that filed a complaint Wednesday with the Federal Trade Commission.
Review: States Stepping Up Fight Against Distracted DrivingWhile no U.S. state fully bans cell phone use while driving, a new report finds that many states are stepping up their efforts to fight distracted driving.
AT&T Introduces Option For Faster Phone Upgrades AT&T is making it easier for customers to upgrade their cellphones more frequently, as long as they're willing to pay more.