Apple fixes iOS loophole that overloaded 911 centers last fall
The iPhone's autodial system caused thousands of 911 calls to be placed last October.
T-Mobile 'ghost calls' to 911 linked to two deaths in Dallas
The carrier's engineers aren't leaving the city until the problem is resolved.
Amazon Echo and Google Home want to be your new house phone
Several privacy and technical concerns need to be addressed before that can happen.
Giuliani as Trump's cybersecurity adviser is an unfunny joke
There’s a new sheriff in hacker town, and nobody takes him seriously.
Teen arrested for sharing exploit that almost brought down 911
He inadvertently flooded emergency services with fake calls.
Facebook's trending algorithm promoted a 9/11 truther story
Who needs human editors, right?
AT&T, Verizon sued for giving businesses discounts on 911 fees
Nationwide, reports say call centers have been shorted by at least $600 million per year.
NYPD's smartphone program is shortening crime response times
The time it takes for an officer to arrive at a crime in progress has dropped by over 12 percent.
Sprint to pay $1.2 million over six-month 911 outage
Sprint neglected the service it's meant to maintain for hard-of-hearing users for nearly six months.