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Apps, Gadgets Aim for Spring Break Safety

Apps, Gadgets Aim for Spring Break Safety

It might be easy to forget about staying safe between all the drugs and the drinks this spring break, but... Watch »

Mar 14, 2014
Bad News for Amazon Prime Members

Bad News for Amazon Prime Members

If you've ever wanted to sign up for Amazon Prime, you have a week to do so before a big price hike... Read »

Mar 13, 2014
UCSD Study Shows Facebook Feelings Are Contagious

UCSD Study Shows Facebook Feelings Are Contagious

New research from the University of California, San Diego, has found that feelings shared on Facebook – via negative... Read »

Mar 13, 2014
Developing Chip to Shield Water Supply

Developing Chip to Shield Water Supply

The ideal result would be an inexpensive chip available to anyone from the Pentagon to everyday homeowners. Watch »

Mar 11, 2014
Why the LIVR App Is Too Good To Be True

Why the LIVR App Is Too Good To Be True

LIVR, the hottest app set to launch at SXSW turned out to be a hoax intended to fool the media, Gizmodo Read »

Mar 11, 2014
Teens Abuse Yik Yak to Make Threats

Teens Abuse Yik Yak to Make Threats

Concerns over abuse of the new Yik Yak app ranging from fake bomb threats to bullying hit Southern California... Read »

Mar 8, 2014
Commercial Drones OK'd by Federal Court

Commercial Drones OK'd by Federal Court

Commercial drones are evidently allowed in America after a judge ruled in favor of a drone pilot fined by... Read »

Mar 8, 2014
Snowden, Assange Top Bill at South by Southwest Festival

Snowden, Assange Top Bill at South by Southwest Festival

NSA leaker Edward Snowden and WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange are topping the bill, alongside Google Chairman Eric... Read »

Mar 8, 2014
Netflix Customers Targeted in

Netflix Customers Targeted in "New" Scam

A recent phishing scam targeting Netflix customers was so bold it even took a security expert by surprise. Read »

Mar 6, 2014
Mystery Google Barge Leaves San Francisco Bay

Mystery Google Barge Leaves San Francisco Bay

The mysterious Google barge seen floating in the San Francisco Bay has docked in a city sometimes hailed as... Watch »

Mar 9, 2014
New Computer Technology for Cars

New Computer Technology for Cars

NBC 7's Consumer Bob takes a look at the car of the future, a vehicle that boasts "CarPlay," the... Watch »

Mar 5, 2014
5 Ways RadioShack Could Reinvent Itself

5 Ways RadioShack Could Reinvent Itself

RadioShack reminded us all why we love it last month with its '80s-themed Super Bowl commercial — but it... Read »

Mar 5, 2014
Asteroid Will Be Closer Than Moon During Fly-By

Asteroid Will Be Closer Than Moon During Fly-By

DX110 will be close, relative to other asteroids, but still 217,000 miles away and no threat to Earth. Read »

Mar 5, 2014
Popular San Francisco Bar Bans Google Glass

Popular San Francisco Bar Bans Google Glass

The Willows in South of Market has instituted a "No Google Glass" policy following last... Read »

Mar 5, 2014
FB Offers Menlo Park $200,000 for Cop

FB Offers Menlo Park $200,000 for Cop

Facebook said it is willing to pick up the tab for security near its Menlo Park headquarters. Read »

Mar 3, 2014
Polar Bears Can Be Watched on Google Maps

Polar Bears Can Be Watched on Google Maps

Google Street View has taken it's cameras to the Canadian Arctic to capture polar bears in their natural habitat. Read »

Mar 1, 2014

"Minecraft" Film in Development

After the uber success of "The Lego Movie," another popular video game that allows you to utilize... Read »

Feb 28, 2014
Bitcoin's Mt.Gox Files for Bankruptcy Protection

Bitcoin's Mt.Gox Files for Bankruptcy Protection

A major bitcoin exchange based in Tokyo is filing for bankruptcy after losing around $500 million of its customers'... Read »

Feb 28, 2014
Apple Tops

Apple Tops "Most Admired" List

Apple, Amazon, Google, top "Most Admired" list Read »

Feb 28, 2014
El Chapo Eluded Capture With High-Tech Gadgets

El Chapo Eluded Capture With High-Tech Gadgets

Mexico's most powerful drug cartel leader Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman eluded authorities for 13 years with the help of... Read »

Feb 26, 2014
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