The law is likely to affect smartphones sold around the world
In the short term, not much has changed, even with the new law that makes it OK to unlock your smartphone. But longer term, this should benefit both phone owners and carriers.
The bill reverses a 2013 decision that phone unlocking by consumers ran afoul of copyright laws.
Bigger phone screens didn't just happen. We tracked the size trend since 2007 to see how and why smartphones have grown.
After a year of pressure, U.S. law enforcement officials announce a major success in their phone anti-theft push
The first ruling of its kind in the US is being hailed by privacy advocates
The Theft Alert featured introduced to the Lookout Premium mobile app Wednesday sends an email alert anytime it detects that someone's doing something suspicious with your smartphone.
After failing to pass a bill mandating kill-switch technology for every smartphone sold in California, the state's Senate OK'd the proposal Thursday.
Get your mobile device to a DryBox Drying Station within 36 hours of its unexpected dunk in the drink, and you stand a 75 to 80 percent chance of reviving your phone. And now the company is looking to expand into self-service units.