Comcast Delivers Online Olympics Coverage to TV Comcast to bring online Olympics coverage to big-screen TV LOS ANGELES (AP) — Over the past few Olympics, NBC has shown more live coverage over the Internet than it has on TV. For the upcoming Winter Games, Comcast's...
Jan 24 2014, 2:38pm CST
Target Offers Free Credit Monitoring Target now offers its customers free credit monitoring and identity theft protection. After a major breach in security, that left so many credit and debit cards of its clientele vulnerable to hackers, the store is trying to compensate them via certain concessions.
Jan 23 2014, 11:58am CST
Check Your Smartphone, There Is A Shark Right Behind You Ever since Jaws hit theaters, the world has not been a safe place for ocean lovers, or for sharks, either. Western Australia has a neat solution where 338 sharks have been tagged with tracking devices that are connected...
Jan 22 2014, 4:44am CST
M&M's Super Bowl 2014 Ad has Action [Update] Mars decided to give M&M's again a Super Bowl ad this year. The M&M's made a movie, at least they tried to make a movie. Watch the trailer below. Is this the M&M's Super Bowl 2014 Ad teaser? Update: We know now that this is not the M&M's Super Bowl 2014 ad trailer. It is still a cool ad.
Jan 21 2014, 4:00am CST
Overstock.com Eyes new Market in Bitcoins Salt Lake City-based Overstock.com first major retailer to accept Bitcoin payments SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Salt Lake City-based Overstock.com says it's the first major retailer to accept digital Bitcoins as payment for...
Jan 21 2014, 2:48am CST
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
Antivirus Software is a Must The iAntivirus is one of the best antivirus softwares for Mac as it will not let any bug pass it by. Antivirus software is a must in today’s rapidly changing world where the dangers have become more and more complicated.
Jan 18 2014, 5:00am CST
Shoppers fret about authenticity of Target emails Target email to customers offering credit help genuine, but scams are out there
NEW YORK (AP) — An email sent to the roughly 70 million Target customers who may have been affected by a pre-Christmas data...
Jan 17 2014, 4:01pm CST
The Target Data Breach Is Becoming A Nightmare Over the past month, details about the breadth of the Target data breach have continued to emerge. It’s not a pretty story. Bad enough when it appeared that through some means, hackers had gotten data all the way from...
Jan 17 2014, 1:51pm CST
Questions and answers about Obama's new NSA rules Questions and answers about Obama's plan to rein in NSA snooping on phone records and emails
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is ordering changes to spy programs that sweep up Americans' phone...
Jan 17 2014, 12:21pm CST
Free Credit Report Issued by Target A free credit report has been issued by Target for the sake of its valued customers. After a major breach in security, that left so many credit and debit cards of its clientele vulnerable to hackers, the store is trying to compensate them via certain concessions.
Jan 17 2014, 4:01am CST
Apple agrees to refund $32.5M for kids' purchases Apple to refund $32.5M to parents who say they unwittingly OK'd purchases during kids' games
WASHINGTON (AP) — Plenty of parents have been there — handing over the iPhone or iPad to a child while waiting...
Jan 16 2014, 2:36am CST
Ecuador politician claims email hacking in smear Opposition politician in Ecuador claims email hacking in smear campaign by state-run media
LIMA, Peru (AP) — An opposition politician says electronic documents stolen from her email are being used by...
Jan 15 2014, 1:51pm 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
How tunnels are built, used along US-Mexico border How smugglers build and use tunnels along the US-Mexico border
NOGALES, Ariz. (AP) — As border security has tightened, drug cartels have turned to tunneling beneath the ground to avoid detection...
Jan 14 2014, 9:56pm CST
5 Reasons Nest Sold To Google The big obsession yesterday was with why Google spent $3.2 billion on startup Nest Labs. But lost in the shuffle of the breathtaking price and lots of questionable speculation about whether this is relevant to Apple was...
Jan 14 2014, 7:56am CST
Casey Anthony Murderabilia for Sale Online The latest trend is to buy items used by murderers and serial killers. Such murderabilia is for sale online. One of these notorious individuals was Casey Anthony, a female found not guilty of killing her daughter. Her clothes got sold via a website for some hefty amounts of cash.
Jan 14 2014, 3:02am 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
12 Companies Moving Global Commerce Forward The emergence of innovative software and apps is transforming the way payments are made and the global commerce ecosystem. This is particularly evident when it comes to mobile and electronic payments, which are expected...
Jan 12 2014, 8:16pm CST
Target Breach More Devastating than Expected Target took the incident a little too lightly in the beginning. Yet now it is seriously thinking about confronting the security and data breach which occurred recently. That is because the damage done to its reputation by hackers is far more devastating than expected.
Jan 10 2014, 1:23pm CST
App Watch: Query your human network with Jelly App Watch: What type of tree is this? Should I drink this? Ask your social circle with Jelly
NEW YORK (AP) — Jelly is an app for when you walk by a tree and want to know what type of tree it is, so you...
Jan 9 2014, 1:06pm 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
Dolby Vision: A New Level In Picture Quality (Potentially) Dolby wants to improve the picture quality of televisions, and Dolby Vision is how they’re aiming to do it. More than just a TV technology, it’s an “end-to-end solution” that includes support from content creators and...
Jan 8 2014, 9:21pm 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
10 Questions You'd Better Ask Your Boss 10 Questions You'd Better Ask Your Boss
I once worked on a team that helped produce a nightly television news show. The format didn’t vary much, the deadlines were the same every night and my colleagues and I were...
Jan 8 2014, 9:21am 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
Why Every Employee At Your Company Should Use LinkedIn Having your entire workforce use LinkedIn could become your company’s rocket fuel. Yet many employers block company computers from accessing LinkedIn. They’re afraid employees will look for a new job, be poached by a...
Jan 7 2014, 8:26am CST
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