German Researchers Crack Samsung's Fingerprint Scanner
German researchers have used a fake fingerprint made from glue to bypass the fingerprint security system on Samsung's new Galaxy S5 smartphone.
April 16, 2014
Images Of Rumored Amazon Smartphone Leaked
BGR has leaked images of what could be Amazon's smartphone. The outlet's been right about Amazon leaks before. Sources expect an announcement in June
April 15, 2014
Google Needs A Lot More Space In NYC
Google is looking for more office space in New York City. Reports indicate it wants about 600,000 square feet for more than 3,000 employees.
April 15, 2014
Google Patents Contact Lens Cameras; Internet Is Wary
Google has filed for a patent to develop contact lenses capable of taking photos. The company describes possible benefits to blind people.
April 15, 2014
Dutch Highway Introduces Glow-In-The-Dark Paint
A Dutch highway has become the first lit by glow-in-the-dark paint — a project aimed at reducing street light use.
April 14, 2014
Google Buys Drone Maker, Hopes to Connect Rural World
Formerly courted by Facebook, Titan Aerospace will become a part of Google's quest to blanket the world in Internet connectivity.
April 14, 2014
Carpenter's Injury Leads To Hundreds Of 3-D-Printed Hands
Richard van As lost all fingers on his right hand in a woodworking accident. Now, he's used the incident to create a prosthetic to help hundreds.
April 14, 2014
T-Mobile Getting Rid Of Overage Fees, Challenges Rivals
T-Mobile is dropping overage fees for all U.S. customers starting May 1. It has also started a petition for its rivals to do the same.
April 14, 2014
App Fights Jet Lag With The Power Of Math
Researchers at the University of Michigan have designed an app to fight jet lag by adjusting your body's light intake.
April 13, 2014
Heartbleed Runs Deeper Than We Thought
Researchers have discovered Heartbleed can compromise clients visiting servers and leaves private SSL keys vulnerable.
April 12, 2014
Amazon Smartphone Expected In June
Amazon is reportedly preparing a smartphone announcement for June 2014. The device could use glasses-free 3-D and retina tracking.
April 12, 2014
Has The NSA Been Exploiting Heartbleed?
A new report from Bloomberg claims the National Security Agency detected the devastating Heartbleed security flaw two years ahead of everyone else.
April 11, 2014
NASA's New 'Flying Saucer' Key to Mars Missions
NASA's Low Density Supersonic Decelerator aims to use an inflatable addition to increase drag and slow down spacecrafts landing on Mars.
April 11, 2014
Facebook Shares Which Countries Censor Citizens' New Feeds
Facebook released its second government requests report Friday. It includes new information on which countries censor posts.
April 11, 2014
Twitter Hopes Pop-Up Notifications Will Help Retain Users
Notifications are just Twitter's latest change as the social media company tries to keep users active.
April 11, 2014
Programmer Behind Heartbleed Bug Speaks Out
Dr. Robin Seggelmann, a German computer programmer, has owned up to the Heartbleed bug. He calls the mistake "trivial" but "severe."
April 11, 2014
The Internet Hates Dropbox’s Condoleezza Rice Appointment
Dropbox’s move to appoint wiretap defender Condoleezza Rice to its board of directors is causing online backlash.
April 11, 2014
Google To Sell Glass To U.S. Customers April 15
Google is making Glass available to anyone in the U.S. on April 15. But this still isn't the hardware's official launch.
April 10, 2014
Apple Planning To Redesign Many Major Products
KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo issued a report pegging several big product releases for Apple, including those for two models of iWatch.
April 10, 2014
Lead Apple Software Designer To Leave Company
Apple Human Interface Vice President Greg Christie is leaving Apple after nearly two decades with the company.
April 10, 2014
New French Policy: No Work Calls After Hours
About 1 million French workers in the tech and consultancy sectors will be free to ignore work calls and emails during off hours.
April 9, 2014
Comcast Defends Planned Time Warner Acquisition
Comcast officials are before the Senate Judiciary Committee to explain how a planned acquisition of Time Warner Cable will affect consumer choice.
April 9, 2014
Amazon Streams More Video Than Hulu, Apple
Amazon's streams nearly tripled over the last year, according to a report from Qwilt. The service is still well behind Netflix.
April 9, 2014
OpenSSL Bug 'Heartbleed' Could've Leaked Private Data Online
Security researchers say the bug, which affects software used by two out of every three web servers, made personal info vulnerable to attackers.
April 8, 2014
Google Glass Could Be Better For Businesses
Google introduced Google Glass at Work Monday night. The program focuses on the tech’s use for doctors, firefighters and more.
April 8, 2014
Twitter Announces Media-Focused Profile Redesign
Twitter has announced its long-rumored, media-focused profile redesign. Many claim the update borrows heavily from Facebook.
April 8, 2014
Tech Company Claims Its Phone Battery Can Charge In 30 Sec.
The new technology uses Nanodots that provide faster speeds to memory chips and cellphone batteries.
April 8, 2014
Navy Installs Laser Prototype On Persian Gulf Ship
The Navy is developing laser technology for ships that would be able to take out small boats and flying drones.
April 8, 2014
Can Twitter Use Lead To Relationship Problems?
A study from the University of Missouri says excessive use of the social site could damage relationships, a finding some are calling obvious.
April 7, 2014
Legions Of HBO Go 'Moochers' Crash App After 'Thrones' Debut
The Internet was outraged after HBO's streaming app crashed after the "Game of Thrones" premiere. But does everyone have a right to complain?
April 7, 2014