Global Scrutiny of Huawei Increases Amid Privacy and National Security Concerns
The company's close ties to the Chinese government, accusations of intellectual property theft, and technological vulnerabilities has thrown its future into doubt.
OMG! In Text Messages, Punctuation Conveys Meaning
New research finds a period, or the lack of one, changes the way a text reply is interpreted.
Can Bystander Videos Effectively Stop Police Misconduct?
An incident at a Texas pool party puts the psychology of surveillance to the test.
'Kiss Everybody': Parents' Voicemails Preserve Their Memory in Death
One reporter marvels over how the things he cherishes most about his parents aren’t those that he would have ever imagined.
Your Cell Phone Data Shows How Much You Hang Out With Friends
Even in this Internet age, it's a lot.
Why Are We Blaming Technology for Our Lack of Focus?
We complain that we’ve become addicted to glowing screens, but it’s less the screens themselves than what's behind them that’s the big draw.
Why Didn't California’s Phone Ban Reduce Accidents?
Are handheld cell phones as dangerous as they have been made out to be?
Presence of a Smartphone Lowers Quality of Conversations
New research finds having a mobile device within easy reach divides your attention, even if you're not actively looking at it.
Breakthrough Could Allow Us to Build With Batteries
Charged building material could make the renewable grid a reality.
The Dumb Debate Over Cell Phones in Movie Theaters
Everyone's solution: find somewhere else.