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​How to avoid 'text neck'

Using your phone can be a pain in the neck. Here's how to relieve some of the pressure.

By 26 May 2016


Disappearing text on receipts leaves consumers unable to return gadgets

Technically Incorrect: In the UK, some stores use receipts printed using thermal printers, but the text can fade quickly.

By 12 July 2016


Google Now on Tap can now translate text from any app or screen

That's a big step up for the feature, which previously could only translate text on webpages.

By 8 July 2016


9 ways Apple's Messages app will change the way you text

Apple announced a ton of fun, new features for its Messages app at the company's annual developers conference. Here are the ones we think will have you saying "Snapchat, who?"

By 15 June 2016


Facebook Messenger adds texting support, but only for Android

Starting this week, Android users will be able to send texts with voice clips without leaving the Messnger app.

By 15 June 2016


The 404 Show 1664: Snapchat passes Twitter, paintball, texting etiquette, Ben Fox Rubin (podcast)

CNET News' Ben Fox Rubin is back on the show not just to tell another embarassing story, but to also discuss Snapchat's userbase milestone, paintball, a real life X-Man and when to use periods in social media and texting.

By 4 June 2016


Facebook's DeepText could open doors to much smarter global AI

A new "text understanding engine" promises to learn 20 languages and comprehend content with "near human accuracy." With Facebook's massive global market, languages could be key.

By 3 June 2016


Google wants to assist you everywhere -- even in your texts? (CNET Update)

We get a peak at the evolution of Google at its annual I/O developer's conference. Its smart assistant finds new places to offer help, but do we need help chatting with friends?

By 19 May 2016


Husband divorces wife because she texted too much after wedding

Technically Incorrect: A few hours after his wedding, a Saudi husband decides his marriage isn't forever -- his new wife's phone got in the way.

By 18 May 2016


Use Gboard for iPhone to search while you text

Google's new swipe keyboard has its own built-in search engine that allows you to search for emojis, GIFs and restaurants without leaving your chat window. Here's how to get started.

By 14 May 2016