We had known this was coming, but as of today you'll be able to get in contact with emergency services by texting 911. This is the "Text-to-911" setup and for now there is support coming from the four major US carriers to include
Signed by Governor Mark Dayton, Minnesota has become the first state with a law on the books requiring a remote shut-off for smartphones and tablets. Simply put, Governor Dayton has signed the 'kill switch' bill into law. This is
Starting May 15, all four major US carriers will be implementing the new Text-to-911 program. This new way of asking for assistance via SMS aims to address situations where it would be difficult to use the usual 911 voice call.
T-Mobile had promised a series of quick announcements, and well, the latest has arrived this morning. The carrier has announced plans to abolish overages for customers. And as we've seen T-Mobile do in the past -- they are
Having spent some time exclusively with Verizon Wireless, the HTC One (M8) retail availability has expanded to other carriers. This essentially means you'll now be able to pick up an HTC One (M8) in AT&T and Sprint retail stores.
Taking your favorite Android phone on a tour around Europe is set to get a whole lot more affordable, with the European Parliament giving initial approval to legislation limiting roaming fees for voice, SMS, and data across the
A rumor is circling the Internet this afternoon, alleging that Google is working with carriers to provide an “Android Silver” program. The scope of the purported plan is to set aside floorspace in stores for a kiosk, wherein
Now that AT&T's bid for Leap Wireless has finally been given the thumbs up by the FCC, it was only a matter of time before the changes trickle down to the carrier's prepaid offering. Aio Wireless' website is now reflecting its
Those advocating for the freedom to unlock their carrier provided devices might soon be seeing a light at the end of the tunnel. The Consumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act, H.R. 1123 has just passed voting in the House, but
Have you ever wondered if the mobile service you have is the best for you? Glove, a new app for Android, plans to answer that question for you. Rather than ask friends which service they have, Glove aims to make sure you’re