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Should You Change Your Password After Alleged Yahoo Account Hack?

As many as 200 million Yahoo accounts may have been posted for sale on the dark web as part of a cyber attack, claims one notorious hacker, potentially putting the online security of users at a serious risk.<p>The alleged hacker, who goes by the name "Peace," has previously offloaded hacked data from …

Yahoo

Snowden warning: Turn off your phone

Oliver Stone enjoys watching cat videos as much as the next legendary director, but in a new PSA, he asks audiences to turn off their phones during …

50 best iOS apps of 2015

2015 saw a whole load of new apps hit the iOS app store. With standouts like Periscope, livestreaming became one of the biggest trends, as well as GIFs and of course, emoji.<p>So, if you’re looking forward to unwrapping a new iOS device this Christmas, make sure you get some these apps installed to …

Apps

Toyota wants to make Google's mapping tech obsolete

The automaker's new map-generation system, debuting at CES, utilizes onboard cameras and GPS devices to supplant purpose-built mapping cars.<p>Google did a great thing with its Maps vehicles, which scoured a great deal of roads to bring us some of the most detailed maps on the internet. But as more …

Driverless Cars

Inside the ISIS Blueprint for Winning

Back in 2010, ISIS was on the downswing. The terrorist group then published a think tank-like pamphlet on how to get a country of its own.<p>Despite the …

12 ways to get more battery life from your iOS device running iOS 9

Apple's new iOS 9 will make your old iOS device feel like new again with all of the features and screw tightening it brings.<p>But like every new …

China

BlackBerry: No BBM for iPad app at cross-platform launch

BlackBerry’s BBM client for iOS and Android, due for release this summer, will not support the iPad at launch, the company has revealed, focusing …

How Wearable Computing Will Change Everything, Including Apple

Listen, you tech-savvy, trend-resisting cynic you. I want you to stop dismissing wearable computing as a pointless, narcissistic fad.<p>Wearable computing is not for people too lazy to look at their phones. It’s not a trendy toy for wealthy yuppies. And it’s not about joining Robert Scoble in the …

Robert Scoble

Printable bionic ear sends hearing to the dogs

Scientists have created a 3D-printed cartilage ear with an antenna that extends hearing far beyond the normal human range.<p>Using off-the-shelf 3D …

Gingrich to world: Rename the cell phone

Famed politician Newt Gingrich believes that the word "cell phone" is inaccurate. He wants you to help him find a better name. Quickly.<p>It's time this country addressed the real issues.<p>Things cannot go on the way they are and cometh the hour, cometh the man. That man is Newt Gingrich.<p>No, the great …

Google Glass

Apple deluged by police demands to decrypt iPhones

ATF says no law enforcement agency could unlock a defendant's iPhone, but Apple can "bypass the security software" if it chooses. Apple has created a police waiting list because of high demand.<p>Apple receives so many police demands to decrypt seized iPhones that it has created a "waiting list" to …

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