A new study by J.D. Power and Associates asked whether drivers would let their car handle basic driving functions. One in five respondents definitely would or probably would buy a car with an autonomous driving capability.
Mobile spam texts hit 4.5 billion in 2011. That’s a 45 percent increase from the year before. One reason for the jump is unlimited texting plans are now about $20 per month on some prepaid devices, which make it easier for spammers to afford.