157 New Emoji Coming To iOS, AndroidThe Unicode Consortium -- a nonprofit that sets the global standard for emoji -- announced on Wednesday 157 new emoji options would be coming later this year.
Worried Parents Want Ways To Limit Children's iPhone UseApple is facing new pressure to help curb what's being called child and teen addiction to its smartphones.
When Kids Get Their First Cell Phones Around The WorldHere is a sampling of at what age children around the world are given their own cell phones.
More Time On Smartphones Linked To Higher Suicide Risk In Teens, Study SaysResearchers at Florida State University (FSU) say there's a link between an increased risk of suicide in teens and the time spent using mobile devices.
Google's Phones and Other Gadgets Have Had a Bumpy RideGoogle is re-learning an old adage in the technology business: Hardware is hard.
Workers Waste Hours On The Job On Their SmartphonesEmployees spend one hour and a half each day doing personal tasks at work -- almost an hour is on a smartphone, according to a new survey.
Survey Finds Lower-Income Kids Spend More Time On DevicesChildren in lower-income families spend more time watching TV and using electronic devices than kids in more affluent homes, according to a survey released Thursday.
Samsung Unveils Successor To Troubled Galaxy Note 7 SmartphoneSamsung is trying to move past last year's disastrous Galaxy Note 7 launch with a successor sporting a dual-lens camera, animated messages, expanded note-taking - and lower battery capacity.
Verizon Hikes Prices, Cuts Video Quality On Unlimited PlansVerizon is raising the price of its unlimited plan while introducing a slightly cheaper, more limited version as wireless carriers battle each other for customers.
Silicon Valley 'Brain Hacking' Makes Smartphones AddictiveTurns out your smartphone addiction is no accident.
Samsung Looks To Galaxy S8 Phone To Dispel Note 7 DebacleSamsung seems to be playing it safe -at least with its battery - as it unveils its first major smartphone since the embarrassing recall of its fire-prone Note 7.
Wells Fargo ATMs To Allow Withdrawals Using SmartphonesWells Fargo plans to upgrade all 13,000 of its ATMs next week to allow customers to access their funds using their cellphones instead of traditional bank cards.