Two stories in the news recently about sons trying to do something nice for their fathers show both how powerful social media can be, and how quickly it can get out of control.
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As smartwatches become more popular around the world, governments and other groups are warning that many smartwatches for children are unsafe.
If you've got a cell phone, and you're in the US, you'll probably get a text message from the president today. The US is testing a presidential emergency alert service.
For many people around the world, Google and its businesses affect almost every part their daily lives. Twenty years ago, it didn't even exist. How has it grown so much?
When school starts in France in September, there will be a big change for students. They will not be allowed to have cell phones at any time during the school day.
On Tuesday, Cubans got a big surprise - free Internet service on cell phones anywhere in the country. It was a one day test run by the Cuban government's Internet company.
Algeria is turning off the Internet as students begin to take their final high school tests. The country wants to keep the students from sharing test questions over the Internet.
Most people know that using a phone while driving is dangerous. What about walking? Every year, tens of thousands of walkers are hurt or killed while they are on their phones.
Apple wants new emojis to represent people with disabilities. The company says right now there are no emojis to represent people who are blind, deaf, or cannot walk.
Emojis are a special way to include a small picture mixed in with words. They are used often when people send texts or write messages on social media.