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HP Recalls Computer Power Cords for Burn Hazard

HP Recalls Computer Power Cords for Burn Hazard

Hewlett-Packard is recalling almost 5.6 million power cords in the U.S. for notebook computers because they can overheat and catch fire. Two people have reported they suffered burns and 13 people have experienced minor property damage as a result of the overheating cords, HP said.... Read »

4 hours ago
Kill Switches Now Required on All Smartphones in California

Kill Switches Now Required on All Smartphones in California

A bill signed into law by California Gov. Jerry Brown Monday should make smartphones a lot less vulnerable... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Apple Rolls out iPhone Battery Replacement Program

Apple Rolls out iPhone Battery Replacement Program

If you have an iPhone 5 with a short battery life, you may be eligible for a new, free battery, thanks to... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Apple's iPhone 5 Battery Replacement Program

Apple's iPhone 5 Battery Replacement Program

Apple has determined that a very small percentage of iPhone 5 devices may suddenly experience shorter battery... Read »

Aug 25, 2014
Amazon Buying Twitch for $970 Million in Cash

Amazon Buying Twitch for $970 Million in Cash

Amazon is buying video game streaming platform Twitch Interactive for $970 million in cash as it seeks to expand its... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
FBI Shreds Millions of Paper Files in Move to Digital Records

FBI Shreds Millions of Paper Files in Move to Digital Records

Over 30 million FBI records and 80 million fingerprint cards are headed to the shredder as the agency moves to... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Hack Exposed Data of 25,000 Homeland Security Workers

Hack Exposed Data of 25,000 Homeland Security Workers

Data on at least 25,000 government workers was compromised by a recent hack on the computer systems of a... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Woman Sues Facebook Over

Woman Sues Facebook Over "Revenge Porn" Profile

A Houston woman filed a $123 million lawsuit contending that Facebook failed to remove a false profile of... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
UPS: Hack May Have Exposed Customer Data at 51 Stores

UPS: Hack May Have Exposed Customer Data at 51 Stores

Customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information stolen, the company said Wednesday... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Clippers Owner Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft Board

Clippers Owner Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft Board

Steve Ballmer on Tuesday left Microsoft's Board of Directors, citing new commitments as owner of the Los... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Consumer Reports: Cell Phone Charging Cases

Consumer Reports: Cell Phone Charging Cases

Phone batteries always seem to run out when you need them! To the rescue—smart phone cases with a built in battery. Watch »

Aug 19, 2014

"Sketch Factor" Crowdsourcing Town Safety Reports

A new iPhone app is giving users an eyeful with a map of South Florida like most have never seen before. Watch »

Aug 18, 2014
Mayor Gimenez Holds Virtual Town Hall

Mayor Gimenez Holds Virtual Town Hall

For one hour Wednesday, Facebook and Twitter became a direct link to Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez as... Watch »

Aug 13, 2014
Cisco to Lay Off Up to 6,000 Workers

Cisco to Lay Off Up to 6,000 Workers

Cisco says it will lay off up to 6,000 workers, or 8 percent of its workforce, as part of a Read »

Aug 13, 2014
App Gives Parents Control Over Kids' Social Media

App Gives Parents Control Over Kids' Social Media

Kids are all over social media and that gives parents many endless days and nights of worry about what could... Watch »

Aug 13, 2014
'I'm Stuck' App Targets Infrastructure

'I'm Stuck' App Targets Infrastructure

Well, it’s still to be determined how much it will help, but a new app will let you vent to Congress when you... Watch »

Aug 12, 2014
Parents May Be Biggest Distraction for Teen Drivers

Parents May Be Biggest Distraction for Teen Drivers

Parents worry about their children being distracted while driving, but a new study from the American... Watch »

Aug 8, 2014
Billion Passwords Stolen: How You Can Protect Yourself

Billion Passwords Stolen: How You Can Protect Yourself

Russian hackers have stolen 1.2 billion username and password combos and more than 500 million email addresses from... Watch »

Aug 6, 2014
Hackers Steal 1.2 Billion User Names, Passwords

Hackers Steal 1.2 Billion User Names, Passwords

Russian hackers have amassed what may be the largest collection of stolen internet credentials that includes... Read »

Aug 6, 2014
App Allows Access to Paycheck Before Pay Day

App Allows Access to Paycheck Before Pay Day

A new app-based service called Activehours offers access to your pay as you earn it, instead of waiting for... Read »

Aug 2, 2014
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