Silicon Valley has EV Charge Station Shortage Too few charging ports for electric cars in Silicon Valley creates 'charge rage' incidents PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — An increasing number of electric-vehicle driving employees at Silicon Valley companies are finding it...
Jan 20 2014, 1:17pm CST
For Obama, NSA review a quest for public trust For Obama, NSA review a quest to regain public trust in surveillance operations
WASHINGTON (AP) — Faced with Edward Snowden's first leaks about the government's sweeping surveillance apparatus, President...
Jan 16 2014, 3:46pm CST
Report: NSA maps pathway into computers Report: NSA maps pathway into foreign computers using radio waves and covert chips
WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Security Agency has implanted software in nearly 100,000 computers around the world — but...
Jan 15 2014, 5:21am CST
Officials: Obama likely to OK phone record changes AP sources: Obama expected to back changes to NSA surveillance with Congress handling details
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is expected to endorse changes to the way the government collects...
Jan 15 2014, 2:41am CST
Major change unlikely despite open-Internet ruling Court's ruling against open-Internet rules won't mean major changes to access
NEW YORK (AP) — Don't expect major changes to how you access your favorite websites and services despite a federal appeals...
Jan 14 2014, 11:26pm CST
Proposed spy phone record shift draws resistance Proposal to shift surveillance phone record retention away from government drawing resistance
WASHINGTON (AP) — Telephone companies are quietly balking at the idea of changing how they collect and store...
Jan 14 2014, 2:36am CST
Gadget Watch: The desk that tells you to stand up Gadget Watch: Stir Kinetic desk tells you to stand up for a change, and moves with you
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Sitting down all day is bad for you, or so doctors say. There's been a burst of interest in standing...
Jan 10 2014, 10:51am CST
Old meets new in 2014 video game lineup Master Chief, Meet Aiden Pearce : Old faces collide with new ones in 2014 video game lineup
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The usual suspects are back in new video game installments in 2014 — Mario, Solid Snake and...
Jan 9 2014, 10:56am CST
IBM's Watson supercomputer gets its own business IBM "Jeopardy!" champ computer Watson gets its own business unit, NYC headquarters
NEW YORK (AP) — One of the most famous "Jeopardy!" champs of all time is moving to Manhattan.
No, it's not...
Jan 9 2014, 7:36am CST
Gadget Watch: Case makes iPhone a BlackBerry clone Gadget Watch: Typo keyboard case turns iPhone 5, 5S into close BlackBerry clone
LAS VEGAS (AP) — If you love your iPhone but would prefer a physical keyboard, Typo could be for you.
Jan 9 2014, 2:36am CST
Few 'wearables' balance fashion and function Gadget show is awash in 'wearable' devices, but questions of acceptance and usefulness remain
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Gadget lovers are slipping on fitness bands that track movement and buckling on smartwatches...
Jan 8 2014, 3:51pm CST
Gadget Watch: The Internet-connected toothbrush Gadget Watch: The toothbrush that knows how you're brushing, and can tell your dentist
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Armbands that track how much you move have become popular ways to motivate people to get fit. But how...
Jan 8 2014, 2:01pm CST
Technology? Some justices want to keep distance Supreme Court justices wary of bold action by judges weighing new technology, privacy issues
WASHINGTON (AP) — At the Supreme Court, technology can be regarded as a necessary evil, and sometimes not even...
Jan 7 2014, 2:16pm CST
Tesla station to bring electric cars to Wyoming Lusk, Wyo., charging station positioned to open up pickup-truck country to Tesla electric cars
LUSK, Wyo. (AP) — In the least populated county in the least populated state, old Ford and Chevy pickup trucks...
Jan 7 2014, 12:26am CST
Electric race car debuts on Las Vegas Strip Electric race car debuts on Las Vegas Strip, will be driven in Formula E Championship
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A new kind of race car made its debut Monday with cartoonishly loud revving, the smell of burning...
Jan 6 2014, 10:51pm CST
LG to use Palm's mobile software for smart TVs LG to power more than 70 percent of its smart TVs with mobile software from Palm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — LG will bring the software that once powered Palm's smartphones to the majority of its Internet-...
Jan 6 2014, 12:36pm CST
Wave of wearable gadgets expected at CES event Wearable gadgets expected to dominate at CES, but still await mass appeal
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Will 2014 be remembered as the year wearable computing took off?
Upstart entrepreneurs and major...
Jan 5 2014, 9:41am CST
Report: NSA intercepts computer deliveries Report lifts lid on NSA hacker unit, says US spies intercept computer deliveries to plant bugs
LONDON (AP) — A German magazine lifted the lid on the operations of the National Security Agency's hacking...
Dec 29 2013, 12:06pm CST
NY judge rules NSA phone surveillance is legal NY judge concludes NSA phone surveillance is legal, rejecting ACLU effort to halt program
NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge on Friday found that the National Security Agency's bulk collection of millions of...
Dec 27 2013, 12:06pm CST
Tablets a hit with kids, but experts worry Tablets increasingly popular with small children, but some worry about the long-term effects
NEW YORK (AP) — Tablet computers are so easy to use that even a 3-year-old can master them.
Dec 24 2013, 9:26am CST
One-stop mobile app offers Broadway ticket ease One-stop mobile phone app TodayTix offers Broadway ticket buying ease
NEW YORK (AP) — There are plenty of ways to get tickets to Broadway shows: You can wait in line at Times Square's TKTS booth or hunt...
Dec 20 2013, 11:36am CST
The season's weirdest, wackiest tech gifts Shopping for the techie who has everything? Check out these offbeat gift ideas
NEW YORK (AP) — It's tough to shop for techies. They already own everything with a plug or rechargeable battery. But fear not...
Dec 20 2013, 11:36am CST
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