Security researcher: Apple downplaying security holes in iPhones, iPads

If you have an iPhone or an iPad, beware: Some features built into the iOS operating system that underlies those Apple devices could be used to glean sensitive personal information, such as all the photos in your photo album and Read More →

New consoles help spark game sales

Mired in a six-year-long slump, the traditional video game industry is making a modest comeback this year. Through the first half of 2014, physical sales of video game products in the United States are actually up on an annual basis, thanks Read More →

Google Glass developer jumping to Amazon

Here’s an interesting move:  Babak Parviz, the pioneering electrical engineer and biomedical research wizard who helped lead the effort to create Google Glass, has apparently jumped ship. Parviz is joining Amazon, according to The Verge tech blog, which spotted Read More →

What are you thinking right now about Google Glass?

Voice-controlled technology is so, oh, early 2014. Why rely on your vocal cords and mouth to ask Google Glass to snap a photo when a new attachment from a London start-up will let you do it through mind control? According to Read More →

Beware, Android owners: Deleted data may not be gone

If you are selling or giving away an Android phone, beware -- your personal data may still be on the device, even if you tried to delete it. From devices purchased on eBay, researchers from security company Avast were able to Read More →

Google I/O: lots of software, shiny gadgets and a VR headset made of cardboard

Google showed off some shiny new consumer tech products at its annual I/O conference in San Francisco this week – including the latest smartwatches and cars equipped with special versions of its Android mobile software. But the two-day event also Read More →
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