Apple's Earnings Surpass Expectations
It's been a big season for Apple, with a host of new devices helping push up its sales numbers in the last few weeks of the quarter.
October 20, 2014
Google To Protect Against Piracy ... At A Cost
Google is changing its search-engine results to protect content producers from piracy — for a price.
October 20, 2014
What We Know About Microsoft's Rumored Smartwatch
Microsoft will reportedly release a smartwatch that works across different mobile platforms, has a two-day battery life and tracks heart rate.
October 20, 2014
Is Spotify Family A Great Deal Or Catching Up?
Spotify Family lets you add a family member to your account for half price. Although users are excited, it's a move competitors have already made.
October 20, 2014
Snapchat's First Ad Has Arrived
Snapchat freaked out some users by choosing a horror movie as its first ad.
October 19, 2014
Tech Giants Push Back After FBI Suggests Less Encryption
FBI Director James Comey's stance on encryption technology isn't receiving much support from the tech community.
October 19, 2014
Facebook Says The DEA's Fake Accounts Go Too Far
Facebook says the DEA violated its Terms of Service and that such impersonations damage the integrity of the site.
October 19, 2014
What To Watch In The 'League Of Legends' World Final
The popular esport of "League of Legends" has its world championship tournament this weekend. Here's what you should know about it.
October 18, 2014
Snapchat Promises Its First Ads Won’t Be 'Creepy'
Snapchat is preparing to display ads on its app for the first time in the U.S. The ads will be shown in the “recent updates” section of the app.
October 18, 2014
Microsoft To Get Diversity Training After CEO's Wage Gaffe
Following his controversial equal pay comments, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says his company will implement diversity training.
October 18, 2014
HBO Could Soon Butt Heads With Netflix Over Net Neutrality
Now that CBS and HBO are joining the online video streaming game, the net neutrality debate is flaring up again.
October 17, 2014
Audio Cards Bring Background Streaming To Twitter Mobile
Twitter's Audio Cards will minimize themselves so music carries on while the user browses the mobile app.
October 17, 2014
Court Ruling Means Kids' Online Activity Could Be On Parents
In a ruling attorneys for both sides agreed was a first of its kind, a Georgia appeals court said parents can be held liable for what kids put online.
October 17, 2014
For Google, Even A $16.5 Billion Earnings Report Is A Miss
Analysts were expecting more, but Google’s ad growth slowed on the quarter and the company is spending more of its money.
October 17, 2014
TwitPic: In Memoriam (For Real This Time)
TwitPic, the photo-sharing service that predated Twitter's own photo services, is officially shutting down — for real this time.
October 17, 2014
The Guardian Outs Whisper's Not-So-Secret Secret
The Guardian reports Whisper has been tracking users without their knowledge, but the company says it has made monitoring practices known all along.
October 16, 2014
Here We Go Again: Apple Releases iPad Air 2 After New Phones
Fresh off of its release of two new iPhones, Apple kept its PR engine moving Thursday with the launch of the new iPad Air 2, among other updates.
October 16, 2014
CBS Jumps Into The Suddenly Crowded Video-On-Demand Market
CBS is launching its own video-on-demand service for streaming its on-air content and past shows.
October 16, 2014
Facebook's 'Safety Check' Tracks Who's OK After Disasters
Safety Check is a way for Facebook users to signal to friends they're OK
October 16, 2014
What Death Threats Have To Do With Video Games
Feminist gaming culture critic Anita Sarkeesian canceled a talk at Utah State University due to death threats and security concerns.
October 15, 2014
Lockheed Martin's Fusion Concept Basically An Advertisement
Lockheed Martin announced plans to develop the first-ever compact nuclear fusion reactor. But some experts said the excitement is a little premature.
October 15, 2014
You Can Get Addicted To Google Glass, Apparently
Researchers claim they’ve diagnosed the first example of the disorder in a 31-year-old U.S. Navy serviceman.
October 15, 2014
Hack-Smarter-Not-Harder Trend Is What Hit Snapchat
Hackers are taking advantage of lax password habits and third-party software to steal information from Snapchat and Dropbox.
October 15, 2014
New 'POODLE' Bug Can Compromise Secure Encryptions
The POODLE attack makes use of a vulnerability in the 15-year-old SSL 3.0 to access otherwise secure data during web browsing.
October 15, 2014
Zuckerberg Latest Tech CEO To Pledge Millions To Ebola Fight
On Tuesday Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, along with his wife Priscilla Chan, announced they would be donating $25 million to the CDC.
October 14, 2014
This Windows Bug Was Used To Spy On NATO, Ukraine
Cyber intelligence firm iSight Partners has identified a bug in Microsoft Windows that Russian hackers have exploited to target Western governments.
October 14, 2014
Alleged Bitcoin Founder Raises Money To Sue Newsweek
In response to Newsweek's story identifying Dorian Nakamoto as bitcoin's inventor, Nakamoto is denying involvement and raising funds to sue Newsweek.
October 14, 2014
Google's Biggest Rival? Not A Search Engine
Google executive Eric Schmidt has named the company's rival but it's not what you might expect — he didn't point the finger at other search engines.
October 14, 2014 Domain Could Be Yours For Only $150K
As the number of those afflicted with the deadly Ebola virus continues to rise, one man is trying to turn a profit off the domain name.
October 14, 2014
7M Dropbox Accounts Accessed, Company Blames Third Parties
Hackers claim to have access to nearly 7 million Dropbox accounts. The company denies it's responsible for the breach, blaming third-party software.
October 14, 2014