News and Articles About Smartphones

New iOS 8 Feature Can Help You Find a Lost iPhone, Is Also Kind of Creepy
Security

New iOS 8 Feature Can Help You Find a Lost iPhone, Is Also Kind of Creepy

Lost your phone? Bummer. But Apple has one more way for you to locate it.
Jason Fell
This Luxe Smartphone Could Be Yours for $10,000
Smartphones

This Luxe Smartphone Could Be Yours for $10,000

High-end mobile phone company Vertu's new smartphone comes with a 24-hour global concierge service.
Matt Clinch
Smart Apps Are Great, But Do They Know Too Much?
Technology

Smart Apps Are Great, But Do They Know Too Much?

Concerns about privacy abound when it comes to providing info to virtual assistant apps such as Google Now, Mynd and Cortana.
Cadie Thompson
Here's How to Quit the iPhone and Switch to an Android
Android

Here's How to Quit the iPhone and Switch to an Android

What you need to do to properly switch to a new device that might be bigger and better than what the iPhone offers.
How to Make Sure You Still Get Texts If You Ditch Your iPhone
iPhone

How to Make Sure You Still Get Texts If You Ditch Your iPhone

Thinking about switching your iPhone for a non-iPhone brand? Read this guide first.
This Slick iBeacon Device Helps Retailers Push Deals to In-Store Shoppers
Technology

This Slick iBeacon Device Helps Retailers Push Deals to In-Store Shoppers

Thanks to the Internet of Things, shopping at brick-and-mortar stores just got a lot more personal. Here's how.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Google: In a Few Years, Ads Will Show Up on Refrigerators, Thermostats and Glasses
Internet of Things

Google: In a Few Years, Ads Will Show Up on Refrigerators, Thermostats and Glasses

As more aspects of our lives become connected to the Internet, the tech giant Google says that the definition of what is considered a 'mobile' ad is going to evolve.
Catherine Clifford
New FCC Program Lets You Text 911 in an Emergency
Mobile

New FCC Program Lets You Text 911 in an Emergency

Though not yet nationally available, text-to-911 could change how we ask for help.
Nina Zipkin
Far Out: Radiation-Blocking Underwear Also Protect Men's Fertility
Far Out Tech

Far Out: Radiation-Blocking Underwear Also Protect Men's Fertility

Sorry, dudes. Your smartphone, tablet and laptop are hurting your manhood. You can help protect yourself with these high-tech undies.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
15 Stunning Photos You Wouldn't Believe Were Taken With a Smartphone
Selfies

15 Stunning Photos You Wouldn't Believe Were Taken With a Smartphone

A collection of the most amazing images from around the web that look too good to be taken with a mobile device.
Lisa Eadicicco
Watch Out: Here's Where Your Smartphone Is Most Likely to Get Stolen (Infographic)
Infographics

Watch Out: Here's Where Your Smartphone Is Most Likely to Get Stolen (Infographic)

Smartphone theft is on the rise, so hold on to your precious devices.
Laura Entis
All-Knowing Google to Roll Out Geographically-Triggered Shopping Alerts
Google

All-Knowing Google to Roll Out Geographically-Triggered Shopping Alerts

An update to Google Now will notify users on their smartphones when they are in close proximity to a store carrying an item they've previously searched for.
Geoff Weiss
Should You Buy an iPhone 5S Now or Wait For the iPhone 6?
iPhone

Should You Buy an iPhone 5S Now or Wait For the iPhone 6?

What Apple fans need to consider when choosing which model iPhone is right for them.
Lisa Eadicicco
Total Reversal: Mark Zuckerberg Embraces Web Anonymity in Facebook F8 Keynote
Social Media

Total Reversal: Mark Zuckerberg Embraces Web Anonymity in Facebook F8 Keynote

Instead of turning a blind eye to the growing backlash against identity-based social media, Facebook wants in.
Kim Lachance Shandrow