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Credit cards stolen from P.F. Chang's -- report

The Chinese restaurant chain P.F. Chang's may be the latest corporation to fall victim to a security breach, according to a news report.<p>P.F. Chang's is investigating claims that thousands of credit and debit cards were stolen from its restaurants earlier this year, according to Krebs on Security. …

Stalker: A creepy look at you, online

While you were having a latte and hunting for a Tinder date on your local coffee shop's open Wi-Fi, you were giving away your personal information.<p>Want to know how much? Stalker will tell you.<p>Stalker is a tool created by security firm Immunity Inc. to demonstrate the hazards of connecting to …

Why you'll keep getting hacked

Don't like getting hacked? Sorry, you'd better get used to it.<p>Every few weeks, we learn about another data breach. It's the privacy world's version of an oil spill. A hacker breaks into a company and grabs a database of our personal details. They're sold on the black market, and the exposure puts …

P.F. Chang's confirms credit data was stolen

P.F. Chang's acknowledged that a "security compromise" of customers' credit and debit card data occurred at some of its restaurants.<p>"We have concluded that data has been compromised," said CEO Rick Federico, in a prepared statement.<p>The admission comes just days after cybersecurity journalist Brian …

Simple tips to avoid getting hacked - Jun. 13, 2014

NEW YORK (CNNMoney)<p>With all the recent news about government surveillance, corporate cybersecurity failures and large-scale hacks, the task of keeping yourself safe online can seem daunting.<p>There's probably no way to completely avoid the NSA if they've got you in their sights, but fortunately, …

Flying mini-robot cleaners win design competition

An automated cleaning system consisting of hundreds of flying mini-robots has been awarded first place in the 2013 Electrolux Design Lab competition.<p>The winning concept, known as 'Mab', is an automated cleaning system consisting of hundreds of flying mini-robots. The robots clean surfaces by …

Robotics

New PS Vita has micro-USB charging

<b>Sony has always been fond of its proprietary products, from MemoryStick, to MiniDisc, to UMD.</b><p>But proprietary cables have always been especially …

PS Vita 2000 uses standard smartphone microUSB charging cables

Last month, the latest PS Vita model PCH-2000 was revealed, along with it coming some specs and other pertinent information. Sony’s Shuhei Yoshida …

New Sony PS Vita Teardown

Earlier this week the new Sony PS Vita 2000 handheld console launched in Japan for 18,980 yen or $190.33 and already the Japanese gaming site has …

New PS Vita Charged Via microUSB Unveils Sony

This week the new Sony PS Vita handheld games console launched in Japan offering a new and re-designed portable gaming system that is lighter, sports …

Gear & Gadgets

Specs To Your Specs: Custom 3-D Printed Glasses For $299

Plastics. It’s the domain of 3-D printing–and, as a new company has discovered, ideal for personalized eyewear.<p>There are more than a few hiccups with the promise of 3-D printed goods (which we’ve covered here), but one specific issue is the inevitable plastic ceiling. Until we can produce goods in …

Loop: The Future Of Mobile Payments Or A Temporary Fix?

Loop is a new mobile payments startup making some fairly big claims. The company says it has invented a technology that lets you pay with your phone at nearly any point-of-sale across the U.S., without requiring merchants to upgrade their hardware. Nor do you have to own a particular device, like …

Nintendo stops selling Wii consoles in Japan

That was quick. Just a few weeks after it became clear that Nintendo would stop manufacturing the Wii for Japan, the company has quietly listed the console as "discontinued" (upper right) on its Japanese website. From now on, local gamers wanting a Wii fix will either have to pick up the …

When Playing Video Games Means Sitting On Life's Sidelines

A facility outside Seattle, surrounded by pine trees, is a refuge for addicts — of technology.<p>There are chickens, a garden and a big treehouse with a zip line. A few guys kick a soccer ball around between therapy appointments in the cottage's grassy backyard.<p>The reSTART center was set up in 2009. …

Tech News & Analysis - Wall Street Journal

Dow Jones, a News Corp company<p>News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information …

Wall Street