Tag: texting

GPS use while driving must be done hands-free in California

It seems pretty well understood that you should not text or talk while driving, however with the full-featured smartphones that we are using these...

Texting while driving: Nearly half of adult commuters now guilty

There is obviously some overlap of good and bad use when it comes to a smartphone in the car. We can look towards the...

Handcent SMS updated with better ICS and Sense 4.0 support

The extremely popular 3rd party text message client for Android Handcent SMS has just received a few more updates this week bringing tons of...

Should texting while walking be illegal?

Texting while walking is something we all do on basically a daily if not hourly basis. Could you imagine walking down the street in...

Zipwhip creates text message-enabled coffee machine using Android

As if we aren't lazy enough already, this awesome creation from Zipwhip has me completely fascinated. Imagine waking up in the morning -- rolling...

Handcent SMS updated to v4.0 – adds ICS support and new UI

For those that love to send hundreds of text messages per hour I have good news regarding one of the most popular 3rd party...

Siine Keyboard for Android released – icons make texting even easier

Custom keyboards are nothing new in Android although it seems like many offer similar functions, change themes, or simply suggest words faster than others....

Pinger Textfree 1.2 adds Facebook chat integration

Pinger has announced that after its Android app has been on the market for five months it has been downloaded enough to catch up...

Israeli company offers Kosher Smartphone

I admit, I'm not Jewish, much less Orthodox. But I do have several friends who observe the sabbath whom this new "smartphone" could...

DriveReply answers texts and calls while you are behind the wheel

Driving and texting is very dangerous and anyone that has done it knows that only a small part of your attention is on the...

Verizon Introduces VCAST Messages SMS Application

Let's face it, Verizon's VCAST apps are not usually ground breaking. Only offering up some core services that are attached to Verizon's music and...

Drunk Text No More with CyanogenMod

So you're the one who's been sending me all those inappropriate messages at 2AM? I am your boss or co-worker! How dare you do...