Texting

09.10.14
If you text and drive, Long Island will revoke your phone privileges (updated)
09.10.14

If you text and drive, Long Island will revoke your phone privileges (updated)

A Long Island district country attorney wants drivers caught texting (or just using their phones,...

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08.08.14
Carriers have to let you text 911 by the end of the year
08.08.14

Carriers have to let you text 911 by the end of the year

You've had the option of texting 911 in a handful of US cities for a couple of months, thanks in p...

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08.06.14
Brits will send 300 billion IMs in 2014, and it's all down to sexting
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Brits will send 300 billion IMs in 2014, and it's all down to sexting

The traditional lull in news during the summer seasons means that throughout August, companies pum...

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05.22.14
Engadget Daily: Samsung's VR headset, the new Leica T and more!
05.22.14

Engadget Daily: Samsung's VR headset, the new Leica T and more!

You might say the day is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workday, however, hop...

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05.22.14
Apple to fix iMessage bug that causes ex-iPhone users to lose their texts
05.22.14

Apple to fix iMessage bug that causes ex-iPhone users to lose their texts

Apple says it's fixed a server bug that was affecting "some" former iMessage users who had tried t...

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05.01.14
Snapchat now does video chat and IM, with self-destruct still included
05.01.14

Snapchat now does video chat and IM, with self-destruct still included

Snapchat, the photo messaging app beloved of cheeky monkeys everywhere, has just undergone a major...

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04.03.14
Samsung's ChatON now lets you recall those embarrassing messages
04.03.14

Samsung's ChatON now lets you recall those embarrassing messages

In an effort to get owners of its smartphones to actually use ChatON, Samsung has thrown numerous...

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01.21.14
Verizon plan lets you send unlimited international texts for $5 per month
01.21.14

Verizon plan lets you send unlimited international texts for $5 per month

If you like to text friends and family overseas, you know that it can be expensive -- US carriers...

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01.16.14
Put your emoji where we can see them! The NSA collected text messages, too
01.16.14

Put your emoji where we can see them! The NSA collected text messages, too

Secretly sifting through your text messages isn't just for overprotective parents and paranoid lov...

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