Google Buys HTC's Pixel Team In $1.1B Bet On DevicesGoogle is biting off a big piece of device manufacturer HTC for $1.1 billion to expand its efforts to build phones, speakers and other gadgets equipped with its arsenal of digital services.
$43K Worth Of Cellphones Stolen From Texas Sam's ClubPolice are on the look out for five people who used a mattress to conceal the theft of $43,000 worth of new cellphones from an East Texas Sam's Club.
Texans Have Some Of The Worst Driving Habits Near SchoolsChildren are especially at risk of distracted drivers near their schools and a new study found some of the most dangerous driving in the country happening around Texas campuses.
Cell Phone Networks Have Weathered Harvey, So FarRoadways, refineries and other infrastructure have taken a beating in the Texas and Louisiana regions that were hit hardest by Harvey. But cell phone networks, so far, have remained largely functional.
UT Study: Smartphones Reduce Cognitive Ability Even When OffAccording to a study, just the mere presence of a smartphone is detrimental to our cognitive ability, irrespective of whether we're using it or not.
FWPD Searching For "Serial" Cell Phone Store RobberPolice in Fort Worth need your help in getting a serial cell phone store robber off the streets. Officer Daniel Segura says the man has robbed at least eight cell phone stores since late last year. 
AT&T Cell Customers 911 Call Ability RestoredAT&T tweeted at 9:30 the problem contacting 911 for cell users was fixed.
Verizon Latest Carrier To Return To Unlimited Cell PlansVerizon is the latest mobile carrier to bring back unlimited plans, but its version is pricier than offerings from rivals T-Mobile and Sprint.
Mobile Video Changing The Way We Witness CrimeIn theory, mobile video should make it easier to hold criminals accountable, including police officers. But in practice, that hasn't always worked out the way that proponents had hoped.
T-Mobile Making Unlimited Plans The Only OptionT-Mobile said that unlimited plans will be the only option for new customers even though they are more expensive. Executives called the older limited plans a "relic," and they won't be sold starting January 22.
Vote On Proposed Cell Phone Ban While Driving In Denton DelayedThe city council decided to wait until December before members revisit this issue again.
Denton Leaders Mull Complete Cell Phone Ban On RoadsMembers of the Denton City Council on Tuesday will decide whether or not to completely ban cell phones from the road. The city's current law already bans phones for non-talking activities.

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