Smartphones

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iOn Road App

Mounted on your windshield and using the phone’s camera and internal sensors, iOn Road will warn you of potential collisions.

07/13/2015

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Burner App

Burner is an app that adds a layer of privacy to your calls, letting you use an alias number.

07/08/2015

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Award-Winning Chesco Safety Program Focuses On Distracted Walking

A program in Chester County aimed – in part – at cracking down on distracted walking wins PennDOT’s highway safety award.

06/21/2015

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Study: Most Kids Are Using Smartphones And Tablets By The Time They’re 2 Years Old

Babies are now swiping and scrolling on tablets and smartphones before they can walk.

04/27/2015

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Report: Nearly A Quarter Of All Teens Go Online “Almost Constantly”

Do you have a teen that is practically attached to their smartphone? According to a new study from Pew Research Center, they’re not alone.

04/14/2015

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3 On Your Side: Protecting Your Smartphone In Frigid Weather

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has advice to keep it functioning.

02/03/2015

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Mobile Devices Causing Digital Eye Strain

The overuse of mobile devices is believed to be contributing to the 61% of adults who admit to experiencing digital eye strain.

01/08/2015

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Parents Should Limit Young Children’s Time Spent On Mobile Devices

Research indicates parents should limit the time preschool-aged children spend on mobile devices or using interactive media.

01/05/2015

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Study: Your Obsession With Your Smartphone Is Hurting Your Relationship

Smartphones have officially become the third wheel in many relationships.

12/04/2014

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Study: Excessive Texting Could Injure Your Spine

Back pain from texting? It might be a reality, says one New York doctor.

11/20/2014

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New York City Phone Booths Stalking Smartphone Users

Unbeknownst to New Yorkers, a company that controls the ad space on 5000 phonebooths installed Bluetooth beacons on them.

11/10/2014

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Wilmington Police Warn Residents About Uptick In Armed Robberies Of Cell Phones

Over the past month, there have reportedly been several reports of armed and strong arm robberies in Wilmington.

10/21/2014

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Are Your Vacation ‘Gloaties’ Annoying Your Social Media Followers?

That’s what a software company is calling “boastful vacation photos” posted to social media.

09/23/2014

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Night Cap App

The cameras in mobile phones have gotten a bit better about taking nighttime shots, but they’ve still got a ways to go. The NightCap app tries to bridge that gap.

09/18/2014

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Who Owns A Group ‘Selfie’?

Does whomever pushes the button own the selfie?

09/16/2014

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