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WhatsApp To Add Voice To Messaging Service

WhatsApp, the popular messaging service for smartphones that’s being acquired by Facebook, will soon be offering a voice service.

02/24/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Save Money On Your Smartphone

When the cell phone bill arrives each month, do you just open it, cringe at the fees and send in the payment?

01/09/2014

(Source: CBS4)

More People Use Smartphone Apps To Do Shopping

This holiday season, shoppers have been going mobile by using smartphones to tackle their gift list so they’re not tethered to the computer or stuck battling the crowds.

CBS Miami–12/15/2013

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Docs To Parents: Limit Kids’ Texts, Tweets, Online

Doctors 2 parents: Limit kids’ tweeting, texting & keep smartphones, laptops out of bedrooms. #goodluckwiththat.

10/28/2013

A smartphone damaged by a dog. (Source: CBS4)

My Dog Ate… My Smartphone?

Everybody has heard the old “dog ate my homework” joke, but, these days there’s a chance that your pooch may be more interested in your smartphone more than your science project.

CBS Miami–09/11/2013

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Hands-Free Gadgets Still Distracting For Drivers

South Florida drivers who use hands free gadgets to talk on the phone and send text messages or emails from behind the wheel because they think they are a safer alternative could be more distracted and in more danger than if they simply talked on a cell phone, according to a new AAA study.

06/12/2013

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Could Your Smart Phone Be A “Ticking Time Bomb”

Could your cell phone be a ticking time bomb that could put you in danger?

05/08/2013

(Source: CBS4)

Apps That Keep Parents In The Dark

You may think you’re good at monitoring your teen’s texting activities, but there are new apps and texting lingo designed to keep parents in the dark.

CBS Miami–04/22/2013

Dubbed Mega, these two phones from Samsung offer a 5.8-inch screen or a 6.3-inch option. (Source: CNET)

Samsung Unveils 5.8-Inch, 6.3-Inch “Mega” Phones

Samsung has unveiled two new smartphones that push the envelope of screen size in the smartphone space.

CBS4–04/13/2013

Verizon Wireless unveiled a $35 a month plan this week. (Source: Verizon Wireless)

Verizon Wireless Introduces $35 A Month Plan

Verizon has kicked off a new prepaid plan to lure in feature phone buyers.

CBS4–04/12/2013

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