| Nov 21, 2013
| 12:18 PM
Sprint has landed at the bottom of Consumer Reports' annual ranking of cellphone service providers, dropping from the No. 2 spot last year.
Sprint this year received "dismal marks" for value, voice, text and 4G reliability, according to the report,...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:58 AM
Timed for the holidays, Amazon.com has begun letting users send each other Amazon Prime memberships as gifts.
Amazon Prime is a $79 service sold by the Seattle online retailer that gives members a number of benefits including free shipping on purchases....
| Nov 26, 2013
| 8:08 AM
Not wanting to miss out on the holiday shopping season, Motorola on Tuesday launched the Moto G in the U.S. two months earlier than it originally said it would.
The Moto G is the latest device by the Google-owned phone maker, and it starts at $179...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 8:48 AM
AT&T is making a move next week to attract customers who use smartphones that are not under a wireless service contract.
The carrier announced Thursday that starting Dec. 8, customers with off-contract smartphones can choose a "no annual service...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 4:51 PM
SACRAMENTO — Amid growing concern about the hot-button issue of cellphone privacy, state regulators are considering whether California needs stronger protections.
At issue before the Public Utilities Commission is whether it's time to update the...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 5:58 PM
Twitter is great for spoiling TV shows and criticizing Miley Cyrus' latest performance, but researchers at Brigham Young University say the social network may also be an effective way of identifying users at risk of suicide.
A study that will be...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 8:28 AM
There have already been numerous issues reported with Apple's iOS 7, but a new error that's starting to be reported is reminiscent of a common problem Windows users are all too familiar with: the blue screen of death.
Users are taking to Apple's...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Google is following Facebook by announcing that it will start incorporating users profile names and pictures into ads their friends might see.
The announcement comes as part of a new terms of service revealed by the search giant Friday that goes into...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 11:37 AM
New iPhones are on their way, but should you get one?
For more than half a decade Apple has been building amazing smartphones, but in the last couple of years, its rivals have caught up. The iPhone is still a great device, but it's no longer the...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 6:31 PM
One of the most dubious practices of the business world is making people pay to pay — charging customers money so they can give the company money.
Want to pay by credit card? That'll cost you. Want to pay by phone? That'll cost you. Want to pay...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 11:55 AM
The iPhone 5s goes on sale Friday and be available at numerous online and retail stores.
The device is the latest version of the popular Apple smartphone, and it starts at $199 with a two-year contract from most carriers. Externally, the iPhone 5s looks...