May 15, 2014 2:22pm

Google Apps Users Get Tool to Help Keep Messages Secret

G-mail messages exchanged on Google’s cloud servers are encrypted, but beyond that, it’s a free-for-all out there. Enter, Google Apps Message Encryption (GAME). The service will allow Google Apps users to encrypt emails sent to users on other systems, such as Yahoo and Microsoft Exchange, according… Read More »

May 14, 2014 12:37pm

Keyboard App for Google Glass Lets You Type With Your Head

No keyboard, no problem. Minuum, a company that makes a single-line Android keyboard app, announced plans to bring its technology to Google Glass. While the app isn’t available yet to Glass owners, a video shows how it allows someone sporting the wearable computer to type…. Read More »

May 13, 2014 12:10pm

The Tweet That Took 5 Years to Finish

The punchline to one Twitter user’s tweet came exactly five years later. Miraculously, eagle-eyed users spotted the joke, which has now gone viral. We’ll let you decide if it was worth the wait. Jeopardy whiz Ken Jennings applauded the effort. Well, you have to admire… Read More »

May 5, 2014 10:56am

Meteor Shower Will Be Most Visible Early Tuesday Morning

Time to set your alarm clock, space gazers. The annual Eta Aquarid meteor shower is set to peak early Tuesday morning between the hours of 3 a.m. and 5 a.m. in all continental U.S. time zones. The meteor shower will give those in the southern… Read More »

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Apr 30, 2014 6:34pm

Man vs. Computer: Which Can Best Spot Pain Fakers?

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego, are working on a breakthrough that could change how doctors treat patients and their pain. Many doctors’ offices have started displaying charts with faces showing various levels of pain but what if a person is faking it?… Read More »

Apr 28, 2014 5:56pm

Sick App Tells You When You’re Standing Near Sick People

This app is sick. Or wait, it helps you avoid being sick. That’s even cooler. Sickweather alerts users when they are  near other people who have recently tweeted or updated their Facebook statuses complaining about feeling ill, the website explains. It’s available on smartphones, so… Read More »

Apr 22, 2014 4:53pm

Assessing the Damage From Heartbleed

The Internet didn’t stay broken-hearted from the Heartbleed bug for long. Heartbleed, which even has its own logo, helped raise awareness about online security, and as a result, it appears many sites have now patched security flaws and prompted users to change their passwords. The… Read More »

Apr 16, 2014 11:39am

Google Glass 1-Day ‘Explorer’ Offer a Sell Out

The hot item at Tuesday’s one-day-only Google Glass public sale was the “cotton” colored frames, which sold out in a matter of hours once the wearable tech devices became available. The sale was part of an expansion of Google’s Explorer program, in which they allow… Read More »

Apr 12, 2014 6:00am

5 Quick Tips to Spring Clean Your Digital Life

It may be time to put away the snow boots and thick jackets and go through the annual spring cleaning checklist, but don’t forget to give your digital life a quick clean-up, too. Robert Siciliano, a McAfee online security expert, shared five tips with… Read More »

Apr 11, 2014 10:28am

What the Heartbleed Bug Looks Like to Hackers

This is what hackers see when they exploit the Heartbleed bug to steal private data, such as passwords and credit card numbers, from vulnerable users, according to malware analyst Mark Loman. Do not login to Yahoo! The OpenSSL bug #heartbleed allows extraction of usernames and… Read More »