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.
Fitbit dives into all-day heart-rate tracking with its new Charge HR and Surge, but you'll have to wait until early 2015 to buy them. We went wrists-on.
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?
Microsoft's entry into the smartwatch market might be worth your time. Also, Moto unveils the Droid Turbo and AT&T's in trouble with the FTC, in this look back at the week.
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.