Eighty-eight percent of Harris County likely voters would support a Texas state law to ban texting while driving, according to a new poll conducted by Rice University's Center for Civic Leadership.
Twitter on Wednesday launched a system for emergency alerts which can help spread critical information when other lines of communication are down.
Apple Inc.'s iOS 7 is a big change - and worth downloading.
As Apple pitches its newest smartphones, users may find something lacking compared with last year's model: They could break more easily.
In Washington state's first study to examine driver use of electronic devices, UW investigators saw that more than 8 percent of drivers were engaging with such devices behind the wheel, higher than previously estimated. Among ...
Ever been trading a flurry of text messages when there's an awkward pause? Well, new research shows you probably should be suspicious.
Google's attorneys say their long-running practice of electronically scanning the contents of people's Gmail accounts to help sell ads is legal, and have asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit that seeks to stop the practice.
Police investigating the British media's phone hacking scandal say a former News of the World journalist has been charged with hacking offenses.
Smartphone users' communication habits have been studied in a doctoral thesis at Aalto University. The users' choices are affected, e.g., by the strength of the relationship with the other party and the context in which the ...
A start-up specializing in tuning into online banter by TV viewers said Wednesday that it has been bought by Twitter.