Mobile phone sales soar on Apple iPhone 7 launch

AT&T has topped the charts in smartphone sales on its debut iPhone 7 smartphone, with the new device topping the sales charts worldwide, according to data released Wednesday.The company posted a net sales gain of 1.8% for the year, or $4.9 billion, as the iPhone 7 became available for preorder on Sept. 2, according a …

How to stop your mobile phone being tracked on your phone

A new study says you can stop your phone from being tracked for all sorts of purposes, including when you’re driving or while in the car.The new study, which has been released in advance of a national conference on tracking and data collection, says a phone’s location can be used to track you and others …