Feb 22, 2013 Should it be illegal to cut the tie between your cellphone and your phone company? An online petition says cellphone unlocking should get a second look.
Janell Burley Hofmann
Feb 22, 2013 Janell Burley Hofmann, one of our resident tech etiquette gurus, is a Cape Cod Mother of five with strong opinions about how to behave with technology. Today's topic: Group text messages.
Feb 12, 2013 While wearable electronics seem to be the next must-have gadget, it's not clear whether consumers are ready to compromise style for function.
Feb 12, 2013 Alex Moazed, CEO of Applico, says companies need that companies need to think beyond just a mobile app and rethink their business.
Jan 31, 2013 The pop star brings new meaning to the perils of celebrity endorsements in the age of social media.
Jan 31, 2013 Blackberry is back, with the launch of two new phones it hopes will revive the struggling smartphone company formerly known as Research in Motion. Facebook is working on best practices in an emerging area of social media -- suicide prevention. And, the military is using brain scans on new recruits -- canine recruits.
Jan 29, 2013 The long-awaited Blackberry 10 operating system is about to be unveiled and Research in Motion's fate is riding on its success.
Jan 28, 2013 If you're the type of tech savvy person who likes to hack your own electronics, you might be interested to know that unlocking your own cell phone without your provider's permission actually became illegal over the weekend.
Jan 24, 2013 Smartphones and tablets are changing the equation for desktop computers. And an entire industry is feeling the pain.