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07.17.12
OnStar seals partnership with RelayRides, makes renting out your car even easier (hands-on video)
07.17.12

OnStar seals partnership with RelayRides, makes renting out your car even easier (hands-on video)

Remember that partnership between OnStar and RelayRides we wrote about last March? Well it's final...

By M. Joire,   07.17.12
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07.16.12
Skype confirms 'rare' bug that sends messages to unintended contacts, promises fix soon
07.16.12

Skype confirms 'rare' bug that sends messages to unintended contacts, promises fix soon

Only a handful of Skype users have reported this problem over at the support forum, but what they'r...

By S. Sakr,   07.16.12
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05.23.12
Delorme's inReach two-way satellite communicator gets iOS support, sends iPhone texts from Timbuktu (video)
05.23.12

Delorme's inReach two-way satellite communicator gets iOS support, sends iPhone texts from Timbuktu (video)

If you're an iPhone or iPad owner, you might have been disappointed that the Delorme inReach two-w...

By J. Fingas,   05.23.12
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04.07.12
TextSpresso machine brews caffeinated goodness via text messaging (video)
04.07.12

TextSpresso machine brews caffeinated goodness via text messaging (video)

The folks at Zipwhip may have unwittingly discovered a new business model. While the company is pri...

By Z. Lutz,   04.07.12
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04.04.12
WhatsApp founder says he doesn't want to hurt carriers, much
04.04.12

WhatsApp founder says he doesn't want to hurt carriers, much

Given how much the world has already noticed that instant messaging can be cheaper than SMS, it's s...

By S. Sakr,   04.04.12
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12.13.11
Carrier IQ issues lengthy report on data collection practices, sticks to its guns
12.13.11

Carrier IQ issues lengthy report on data collection practices, sticks to its guns

After having already tried to explain itself with metaphor, Carrier IQ is now taking its flound...

By A. Toor,   12.13.11
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12.03.11
Carrier IQ VP says software poses no threat to user privacy, backs up his argument with metaphor
12.03.11

Carrier IQ VP says software poses no threat to user privacy, backs up his argument with metaphor

The final chapter of the Carrier IQ saga has yet to be written, but at this juncture, even the ro...

By A. Toor,   12.03.11
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09.29.11
India caps text messages to curb telemarketing, Desi teens plot mutiny
09.29.11

India caps text messages to curb telemarketing, Desi teens plot mutiny

SMS-based telemarketing is a serious problem in India -- so serious, in fact, that the government...

By A. Toor,   09.29.11
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09.21.11
Twitter opens up photo sharing via text message on some carriers
09.21.11

Twitter opens up photo sharing via text message on some carriers

We're not exactly lacking in ways to share a photo on Twitter these days, but one key area that h...

By D. Melanson,   09.21.11
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