Nude pictures give Apple a PR headache ahead of major event

The stolen trove of nude celebrity pictures now circulating the internet has likely left Apple feeling vulnerable and exposed, too. The company came under fire this weekend after compromising photos of Jennifer Lawrence and other stars surfaced, setting off broad speculation Read More →

Fighting words: Criticism of video games and gamers

The video game industry is still talking about the violent threats made against Anita Sarkeesian, a video game critic, who alerted the police last week and went into hiding, according to her Twitter posts. In a column, I wrote Read More →

What’s up with Amazon: phones, streaming series, drones

Amazon — competitor to many a Silicon Valley company in areas such as mobile, delivery and more — was in the news this week. We've rounded it up for you. • Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced late last year that Amazon Read More →

JPMorgan security breach may not be serious, industry group says

You know those recent reports about a major cyber attack on JPMorgan Chase and possibly other banks? Well, don't start withdrawing your cash and stuffing it under your mattress just yet. The Financial Services Information and Analysis Center - a bank Read More →

Quoted: Hillary Clinton on tech and the Edward Snowden leaks

"We need to make it clear to other countries that our technology companies are not part of our government." — Hillary Clinton, former secretary of state, in comments about the Edward Snowden leaks during a speech at a tech Read More →

Apple distributes invitations for Sept. 9 event

Apple sent out invitations Thursday morning to an event for Sept. 9. Apple has previously hosted events in September to launch new products, and many speculate that the company will unveil the iPhone 6 at this gathering. Technology news side Re/code Read More →
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