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Alexander Urtula and Inyoung You.

A Massachusetts college campus has been rocked by allegations that one student drove another to suicide

Students say Inyoung You's controversial indictment in the death of Alexander Urtala has become a topic of near-constant conversation.

Apple was secretly working a feature that would have reportedly let iPhones text each other without cell service

Apple was reportedly working on a feature that would let iPhone customers text without cell service, but those plans have been halted — for now.

Here’s why the internet is obsessed with ‘number neighbors,’ a viral trend where people text phone numbers one digit away from their...

Some text exchanges have had unexpected results, with "neighbors" participating in elaborate pranks and meme wars and forming virtual friendships.
For some, texting a person who has their read receipts on can sometimes be a bit stressful.

Read receipts make people feel terrible and you should turn them off

As it turns out, read receipts could be causing the people you text to deal with confusion, anxiety, and misunderstandings.

This 40-second video perfectly captures why people shouldn’t use their phones while driving

Using your phone while driving is becoming popular, but it's a bad idea. You'll get hurt, or kill someone. Seriously.
A 2018 study suggests that humans are growing horns (see the yellow arrow) from their skulls to accommodate cell phone use.

No, we’re probably not growing horns because of our cellphone use. One of the authors of that study sells posture pillows.

A study suggested young people are growing horns on their heads, possibly because of heavy cellphone use. But that's not backed up by the science.

This company will pay you $1,000 to ditch your smartphone and switch to a flip phone for a week

The contest winner will get $1,000 to trade their smartphone for a flip phone for a week, but this person must document the whole experience.
The text of the bill states that first offenders would be fined anywhere from $25 to $50, while subsequent offenses within 18 months would increase the fine to as much as $250.

A new bill is proposing fines of anywhere from $25 to $250 for texting while crossing the street in New York City

If the threat of being hit by a speeding vehicle wasn't enough to deter you from texting while crossing the street, perhaps a small fine will.
Lots of people are sexting, but not everyone is doing it safely.

How to sext as safely as possible, according to experts

Sexting is common, but that doesn't mean it's safe. We spoke with experts about how to practice extreme caution with sensitive photos and texts.

Verizon has fixed an outage that prevented ‘a ton’ of customers on the East Coast from texting

A Verizon outage affecting the East Coast is preventing some customers from sending text messages, the carrier's support Twitter said on Tuesday.