- Syrian army captures key town Updated: Dec-09-13 2:55 pm
- Apple guides shoppers inside stores with iBeacon Updated: Dec-06-13 6:05 pm
- FTC says flashlight app left consumers in the dark Updated: Dec-05-13 3:19 pm
- The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store Updated: Dec-03-13 2:20 pm
- Review: Moto G isn't the best, but decent for $179 Updated: Dec-03-13 12:54 pm
- Employers step in to prevent worker burnout Updated: Dec-03-13 6:19 am
- Americans turn to mobile devices for Cyber Monday Updated: Dec-02-13 7:35 pm
- Apple buys Topsy in pursuit of more Twitter tips Updated: Dec-02-13 7:02 pm
- BlackBerry head says company is 'very much alive' Updated: Dec-02-13 1:50 pm
- Defense Department tackles mobile authentication Updated: Dec-01-13 10:13 am
- Review: 5 shopping apps to get you the best prices Updated: Nov-27-13 1:32 pm
- Ex-Nokia engineers launch new smartphone Updated: Nov-27-13 1:29 pm
- North Carolina editorial roundup Updated: Nov-26-13 1:37 pm
- Cheap Motorola smartphone available in US early Updated: Nov-26-13 10:49 am
- Review: HTC, Nokia offer good, giant choices Updated: Nov-25-13 12:28 pm
- BlackBerry shakeup continues as COO, CFO depart Updated: Nov-25-13 11:46 am
- District backs smartphones' move into classes Updated: Nov-23-13 5:54 am
- Vt. AG: 3 firms end extra cellphone bill charges Updated: Nov-21-13 11:11 pm
- Gov't weighs permitting cellphone calls on planes Updated: Nov-21-13 8:19 pm
- Jury orders Samsung to pay Apple $290 million Updated: Nov-21-13 7:26 pm
- Review: Nexus 5 delivers basics at great price Updated: Nov-21-13 2:02 pm
- NJ Transit expands use of MyTix app Updated: Nov-21-13 12:55 pm
- Israeli restaurant: Turn off phone, get discount Updated: Nov-20-13 3:17 pm
- Jackson weighs ban on cellphone use while driving Updated: Nov-20-13 9:59 am
- Carriers reject kill switch for stolen smartphones Updated: Nov-19-13 11:22 pm
DAMASCUS, Syria - Syrian troops seized a key opposition-held town Monday along a major north-south highway critical for transporting the government's chemical weapons stocks to a port where they could be shipped out for destruction by the international community.
NEW YORK - GPS will tell you how to get to the nearest Apple store. With iBeacon, Apple hopes to guide you around once you're inside, whether it's to pick up an order, upgrade to a new iPhone or shop for a pair of headphones.
WASHINGTON - The maker of a popular Android mobile app that turns your phone into a flashlight has agreed to settle the Federal Trade Commission's charges that the software secretly supplied cellphone locations to marketers, even when consumers rejected its terms of service.
App Store Official Charts for the week ending Dec. 2, 2013:
NEW YORK - You're not getting the best or the latest technology with Motorola's $179 Moto G smartphone. What you do get is a great price for something close.
LONDON - Volkswagen turns off some employees' email 30 minutes after their shifts end. Goldman Sachs is urging junior staff to take weekends off. BMW is planning new rules that will keep workers from being contacted after hours.
NEW YORK - Power up and shop.
SAN FRANCISCO - Apple has bought Topsy Labs in a deal that will provide the iPhone maker with more insights about the chatter on Twitter.
TORONTO - BlackBerry's interim chief executive said Monday reports of the death of the company "are greatly exaggerated."
WASHINGTON - The Defense Department says it's committed to a future in which service members and civilians can use the latest and greatest mobile technology to get their work done, regardless of the device manufacturer. But it's still struggling mightily with one of the biggest challenges for mobility in the government: identity management.
NEW YORK - Looking to save a few bucks while you shop for holiday gifts? Don't hit the mall without these shopping apps.
HELSINKI - Engineers who used to work for Nokia are hoping to grab a share of the lucrative and highly competitive smartphone market with a new handset, which is based on the former world No. 1 cellphone maker's old software and is faintly reminiscent of its recent models.
Recent editorials from North Carolina newspapers:
NEW YORK - Motorola will start selling a cheap smartphone in the U.S. more than a month ahead of schedule.
NEW YORK - I find giant phones hard to carry and use, but I'm well aware that many people like the bigger images and text they offer.
TORONTO - BlackBerry's interim chief executive has shaken up BlackBerry's management team in a move seen as prelude to him taking the top job himself.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - At Romig Middle School, Kendall Johanson tunes her trumpet before band class using an app.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Telecommunications companies AT&T Mobility, Sprint and T-Mobile have agreed to stop charging customers for premium text messages, the unauthorized third-party charges that appear on cellphone bills, the state attorney general said Thursday.
WASHINGTON - Rules against making cellphone calls during airline flights are "outdated," and it's time to change them, federal regulators said Thursday, drawing immediate howls of protest from flight attendants, airline officials and others.
SAN JOSE, California - A Silicon Valley jury on Thursday added $290 million more to the damages Samsung Electronics owes Apple for copying vital iPhone and iPad features, bringing the total amount the South Korean technology titan is on the hook for to $930 million.
NEW YORK - You don't get a lot of frills with Google's new Nexus 5 phone. There's no fingerprint reader, no waterproof covering, no sensor to detect eye movement or hand gestures.
NEWARK, New Jersey - More New Jersey Transit rail riders can avoid lining up at ticket machines.
ABU GHOSH, Israel - A restaurant owner in an Arab village outside of Jerusalem says he is on a mission to save culinary culture by making diners a simple offer: Turn off your cellphone and get a 50 percent discount.
JACKSON, Wyoming - The Jackson Town Council is considering a ban on cellphone conversations while driving that could start in mid-December.
SAN FRANCISCO - Samsung Electronics, the world's largest mobile phone manufacturer, has proposed installing a built-in anti-theft measure known as a "kill switch" that would render stolen or lost phones inoperable, but the nation's biggest carriers have rejected the idea, according to San Francisco's top prosecutor.