Choosing an effective password that’s easy to remember and type, as well as hard to guess for would-be fraudsters, is a perennial problem. But it’s one that the folks at Microsoft Research are trying tackle
Etsy is making significant policy changes today that will offer sellers more flexibility and convenience than ever before. But the new guidelines, which allow the sale of items produced entirely by "manufacturing
Shopping search engine TheFind is furiously crawling the Internet so you can find those vintage Nike shoes you’ve been eyeing, or a pantsuit appropriate for a wedding. The company revealed impressive today.
Yiftee, the service for sending local gifts to friends, has opened its “GiftUp” API with the hope that developers will incorporate its gift-giving capabilities into their own apps. Yiftee is banking on
In order for something to qualify as handmade, a seller has to have “authorship” of a good -- meaning it wasn’t purchased somewhere else to be resold. The seller also has to take responsibility for the
BitTorrent, the company which maintains the popular peer-to-peer downloading protocol, has announced an entry into the world of secure communications. With the launch of the alpha version of BitTorrent
The National Security Agency experimented with a cell phone location tracking program in 2010, but eventually shelved the idea. Director of National Intelligence, James Clapper, declassified the program
'THEY ARE WATCHING': Bitcoin Users Are Freaking Out And Getting Paranoid After Arrest Of Alleged Silk Road Founder
The site's primary medium of exchange was Bitcoin, the digital, ostensibly anonymous currency. And right now, the talk on Bitcoin forums is pretty grim — not least because the FBI's indictment indicates
Microsoft handed Australian government agents personal information about more than a thousand users in the first half of 2013, a transparency report reveals. Between January and June, authorities made
Update: Google has gotten back to us to let us know that this is an unfortunate but unavoidable loophole that comes with building a browser on iOS. It’s noted in the company’s support docs around Incognito
Mobile app search engine Quixey, which has built a search engine to tackle app discovery by allowing consumers to find apps by searching for the kind of functionality they’re looking for, has closed a
For home decor junkies, 2009 was a dark year, marking the shuttering of Condé Nast’s shelter magazine, Domino, after four years in circulation. Today the magazine rises from the dead. There are a few differences.
Apple is working to fix another iOS 7 security-related bug. A number of schools across the US are experiencing issues with the latest OS upgrade, with some complaining that iOS 7 removes important supervision
Companies are rapidly adopting external cloud applications to get work done, but they’re not always sanctioned by chief technology officers. Netskope tracks the use (and misuse) of these myriad apps, IT
Facebook’s steady march to make its users’ lives as transparent as possible is about to take another big step forward. The social network will shortly let you search posts, comments and images across (subject
Yes, you will look very cool in a leather skirt. The right leather piece can add femininity and edge to any outfit. Choose a skirt that works for your body type. Note the choices made by Kim Kardashian
There are riches to be made in the brave new world of virtual currency, but some deals are too good to be true Back in August, weird ads began appearing for something called the Bitcoin Robot that purported
The exposed.su website started drawing attention in March when it offered social security numbers and other information for everyone from Beyonce to Michelle Obama and the director of the CIA. Shocked
It’s certainly common knowledge that Facebook isn’t just for one specific type of user — it’s for everyone, and the social network company has a responsibility to help make sure that its 1.15 billion are
Bitium has officially launched an iPad app for its Software-as-a-Service (Saas) management platform. The startup first launched its product back in April as an enterprise play aimed at helping organizations
Despite the rampant piracy of its shows and the proliferation of its streaming app across multiple devices, HBO has continued to rule out the possibility of an a la carte subscription for online viewers.