Turn Off Your iPad in Church!

Angry Birds during services? Stealth texting at mass? Lord, spare us This Palm Sunday morning, I sat in my local church with my family as...

Google Patents Smart Contact Lens that Can Take Pictures of You

Earlier this year, Google introduced its smart contact lenses, which function as a wearable glucose sensor that could one day aid diabetics with monitoring sugar levels. The tech giant's...

Obama Administration Allows NSA to Continue Exploiting Internet Security Vulnerabilities in Some Cases

The White House has weighed in on the Heartbleed bug and its reported exploitation by the NSA. In a New York Times report on Saturday, senior administration officials said...

Reports: Amazon Will Release a Smartphone in September

The idea of an Amazon smartphone, reportedly in the works for a September release, may seem far-fetched or foolhardy but isn’t that big a...

Obama Administration Denies NSA Knew About the Heartbleed Bug

The Obama administration denied Friday that the National Security Agency or other parts of the federal government had known about the Heartbleed security vulnerability that has...

ICANN Defends Plan to End U.S. Oversight of the Internet

Congress hears arguments for and against Commerce Department plans to give up control of many Internet operations. Commerce Department plans to relinquish its oversight of...

Google Wants New ‘Explorers’ for Glass; Eye Device to Go On Sale for One...

If you've been waiting impatiently to get a pair of Google Glass, mark your calendar and grab your checkbook. Google announced late Thursday that it...

Greg Christie, Apple’s ‘Human Interface’ Leader, Resigns; Jony Ive Takes More Control of Design...

Apple today confirmed an executive shakeup at One Infinite Loop, which will shift more power to senior vice president of design, Jony Ive. According to...

Amazon Web Servers, Google, Rackspace Services Affected by Heartbleed Bug; Microsoft’s Azure is in...

As most cloud infrastructure providers announced fixes to the worrying Heartbleed OpenSSL flaw, Microsoft's Azure cloud has emerged largely unscathed — but customers running...

“Heartbleed” OpenSSL Bug Could Take Years to Fix

As word spread this week about the dreaded "Heartbleed" bug, consumers and Websites struggled to understand the implications and sort through some of the...

Twitter Starts Rolling Out Photocentric, Facebook-like Profile Design Update

The redesign, which was tested in February, will be available to most users in the coming weeks. Twitter will begin rolling out its new profile...

‘Heartbleed’ Bug Is Messing Up Thousands of Servers

Hundreds of thousands of web and email servers worldwide have a software flaw that lets attackers steal the cryptographic keys used to secure online...

Microsoft Writes “The End” on Windows XP

This is the end. Your Windows XP computer will get its last update today. Oh, it's not going to roll over and kick the...

Are the Masters of the Universe in Silicon Valley Intolerant in Light of Mozilla...

Tech workers in Silicon Valley debated on Friday whether Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich got the comeuppance he deserved or was himself a victim of...

Colin Kroll, Vine Cofounder, Steps Down

Vine cofounder Colin Kroll announced via Twitter that he is stepping down from his position as Vine's general manager. Kroll, who cofounded the app that Twitter...

Why the Internet of the Future Will Look a Lot Like TV

Almost half a century after the first e-mail crashed the communication link between the computer science department at UCLA and the Stanford Research Institute,...

Dash — Amazon’s New Device Allows Users to Go Grocery Shopping Just by Talking

Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN:US) unveiled a new device that customers can use to add items to a shopping list by scanning barcodes or speaking the name of...

Mozilla Faces Backlash and Charges of Intolerance After Resignation of CEO

Mozilla co-founder Brendan Eich has stepped down, less than two weeks after he was named top executive of the company that makes the popular web...

How Amazon Fire TV Compares With Other Streaming Options

On Wednesday, Amazon took another dip into the hardware business with Fire TV, a set-top box for streaming video from Amazon and other sources,...

European Union Approves New Net Neutrality Rules to Guarantee Equal Access to the Internet

European lawmakers approved new rules on Thursday aimed at guaranteeing equal access to the Internet and cutting cellphone charges across the 28-member European Union. The proposals, which...