|Samsung Data Center Catches Fire
A year ago Samsung made news headlines when one of its smartphone batteries caught fire in a man’s pocket. Now the firm says one of its data centers in South Korea went up in flames Sunday.
|Online Access for the Deaf and Blind
Thousands of people with hearing and vision loss have benefited from a pilot program called iCanConnect, providing low-income deaf-blind individuals with the most up-to-date telecom devices.
|FireChat Ignites New Way To Talk
A new mobile messaging application called FireChat is empowering nearby smartphone users to stay in touch even with no cell service or Internet connection, harnessing a new technique.
|EU Panel Approves Net Neutrality Rules
European lawmakers on Thursday approved new rules that aim to assure equal access to the Internet. The new mandates also work to slash smartphone charges in the 28-state European Union.