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Mobile Phones


“Wiping” your phone may not wipe those photos

Andrew Smith | 16 Jul 2014 | CONNECTING |  
tags: mobile phones, privacy


More Internet News (Gleaned From the Internet)

Marcus Roberts | 12 March 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: internet, ITU, mobile phones
The UN releases more information about the spread of mobile phones and the internet.


An app for keeping an eye on your teen driver?

Carolyn Moynihan | 17 August 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: mobile phones, parenting, teenagers
A mobile phone device being developed allows parents to to monitor the cell phone use of their teens while driving. What do you think, parents?


Not-so-smart phones

Carolyn Moynihan | 05 March 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child safety, mobile phones
Posting your child's picture on a website could allow hackers to track the location of her bedroom and the part of the local park where she plays.


Transforming and troubling

Chinwuba Iyizoba | 16 November 2009 | FEATURES |  
tags: mobile phones, Nigeria
Mobile phones are spreading rapidly throughout Africa, bring the blessings of commerce, and the curse of spam.


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