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10.17.12
Former Nokia Money crew kicks off iKaaz mobile payments, lets shops go with or without NFC
10.17.12

Former Nokia Money crew kicks off iKaaz mobile payments, lets shops go with or without NFC

It's a big day for mobile payments. Multiple former Nokia Money veterans have formally launched iK...

By J. Fingas,   10.17.12
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09.23.12
11-year-old wins $20,000 at AT&T hackathon for creating app that discourages texting while driving
09.23.12

11-year-old wins $20,000 at AT&T hackathon for creating app that discourages texting while driving

AT&T's already working on an app to keep folks from texting while driving, but earlier this mo...

By A. Santos,   09.23.12
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08.27.12
Dropbox two-step verification available for testing (Updated)
08.27.12

Dropbox two-step verification available for testing (Updated)

Update: It looks like 2-step authentication is now available for everyone. As reported by Tec...

By K. Hodgkins,   08.27.12
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08.17.12
iPhone reportedly vulnerable to text message spoofing flaw
08.17.12

iPhone reportedly vulnerable to text message spoofing flaw

If you're an iPhone owner, you may want to use good judgment before responding to any out-of-the-b...

By J. Fingas,   08.17.12
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08.04.12
Texas man foretells dire outcome: messages 'I need to quit texting,' before driving into ravine
08.04.12

Texas man foretells dire outcome: messages 'I need to quit texting,' before driving into ravine

Despite our love of gadgets, we're not willing to give any slack to people that text while driving...

By Z. Lutz,   08.04.12
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07.30.12
Daily iPhone App: mysms lets you manage your messages using multiple devices
07.30.12

Daily iPhone App: mysms lets you manage your messages using multiple devices

If you want to send text messages to friends regardless of their device or operating system, yo...

By K. Hodgkins,   07.30.12
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07.22.12
DARPA-backed Power Pwn is power strip by day, superhero hack machine by night
07.22.12

DARPA-backed Power Pwn is power strip by day, superhero hack machine by night

Call the Power Pwn the champion of white hat hacking. Underneath that Clark Kent power strip exter...

By J. Fingas,   07.22.12
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07.19.12
RIM applies for patent on detecting emotion in messaging, wants you chilled while you BBM
07.19.12

RIM applies for patent on detecting emotion in messaging, wants you chilled while you BBM

Ever get the shakes sending out an angry text message? You'd better be careful if you buy a BlackB...

By J. Fingas,   07.19.12
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07.19.12
Google launches Gmail SMS for text-based email in Ghana, Nigeria and Kenya
07.19.12

Google launches Gmail SMS for text-based email in Ghana, Nigeria and Kenya

Smartphones and email-equipped feature phones have proliferated in even the most resource-dry area...

By Z. Honig,   07.19.12
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