Bone Stunner

5 Flips | 1 Magazine | @BoneStunner | Keep up with Bone Stunner on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Bone Stunner”

Android and Windows to get 'kill switch'

<b>Google and Microsoft will add a "kill-switch" feature to their Android and Windows phone operating systems.</b><p>The feature is a method of making a handset completely useless if it is stolen, rendering a theft pointless.<p>Authorities have been urging tech firms to take steps to help curb phone theft and …

Mobile Devices

Google acquires wireless communication startup Alpental Technologies

Google has added another company to its growing list of purchases. Google has confirmed that it recently bought the wireless-communications startup Alpental Technologies a few weeks ago, although the spokesperson who confirmed the acquisition declined to comment on exactly why the company made the …

Wireless

EE and Three will soon change the way you make calls and send texts

Mobile dead spots can be a right headache, whether you get them at home, at work or a place you visit often. Luckily, EE and Three may soon be able to help. Earlier today, the two operators confirmed they're going to let customers make high-quality calls and send text messages, even when there's …

Google Loon Wi-Fi balloon creates panic in New Zealand

Rescue helicopter dispatched for what was thought to be a crashing plane<p>When Google began testing its Wi-Fi enabling balloons, the company probably wasn't expecting to cause panic in New Zealand. <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> writes that the country's emergency services were contacted on Friday after one …