Monday, May 9, 2011

Cell Phone data

It is a constant challenge these days to stay abreast of technology.  This week, I am attending a seminar regarding cell phone data.  I'm interested in how (and if) one can obtain past text messages from cell phone providers.    Not only are people increasingly texting, teenagers communicate almost exclusively by this method.

When driving, one sees people using cell phones regularly.  However, after an accident, no one voluntarily admits to doing so.  Recovery of text messages would allow discovery of the statements most contemporary to the occurrence of an accident.

You have to play your hand smartly.  See