Text messaging

North Texas Court Dismisses Case Against ‘Sexting’ TeacherMost people believe the exchange of sexually explicit text messages between a teacher and student should not be happening and is probably against the law. But a North Texas court has ruled that some ‘sexting’ is actually free speech and protected by the law.
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.
Viral Video: Worst Music Video Ever? In the world of horrible music videos, Rebecca Black used to be the queen. She’s now a distant second place to Tay Allen. Her song 'Mass Text' might be the worst ever.
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.
Cell Phone Addiction Factors Focus Of Texas StudyWhat you may have suspected is now confirmed. You may be a cell phone addict. That’s not a good thing.
Is Texting Ruining The Art Of Conversation?Statistics show that, these days, many people with cell phones prefer texting over a phone call. It's not always young people, though the data indicates that the younger you are, the more likely you are to prefer texting.
Smartphone Apps Helping Ease Pain Of RegretEver send a text message you wish you shouldn't have or place a phone call when you've had a few too many?
Fighting Back Against Spam Text MessagesMore and more often, scammers and even legitimate advertisers are bombarding consumers with unsolicited text messages on their cell phones.
State Summit Addresses Need For Texting & Driving BanThe man in charge of the nation's transportation system is taking aim at Texas and more than a dozen other states that don't have bans on texting and driving.
For Customers, DART Police Just A Text AwayPublic transit users in the Dallas area will have another way to summon help. On Friday, DART patrons can begin texting to reach police.
Electronics Top Distractions For Teen DriversA new study of teen driving behavior has found that the use of electronic devices is the leader among distracted driving behaviors, and that teenage girls are twice as likely as boys to use cell phones or other electronic devices while driving.
Feds Urge No Phones Or No Texting While DrivingTexting, emailing or chatting on a cellphone while driving is simply too dangerous to be allowed, federal safety investigators declared Tuesday, urging all states to impose total bans except for emergencies.