Well, not exactly, but the Indian trend of sending brief, money-saving "messages" by calling someone and immediately hanging up figures into new Facebook ads in the country.
Calls from telemarketers can eat up your monthly minutes, or just plain waste your time. If you're tired of answering or calling back to these "businesses," the most recent update to the Current Caller ID app by Whitepages is here to help.
The famous 777-FILM number will be around for another month, but its mobile app will live on and allow users to buy tickets.
Don't want Google to use your profile photo and name as your caller ID for Android users? We don't blame you. Here's how to disable it.
The new phone app in Android 4.4 KitKat can link people with their Google+ photos so you can sneak a peek at the person calling you.
The flood of Facebook friend updates continues unabated. Are you ready for it to invade your caller ID, too?
A newly published patent describes a way in which iPhone users could let their music, photos, and other items entertain waiting callers.
As a professor gives evidence to the Zimmerman trial via Skype, he gets bombarded by those who think it's funny to call him and block the screen.
CNET's Charlie Cooper got a call one day from the IRS -- or so the caller claimed. But it was an all too common social-engineering scam. And you could be next.
A French man is jailed after letting his forlorn feelings overwhelm his intelligence.