Tech at a glance

Can Barnes & Noble find success with Samsung?

Aug 20, 2014
What another alliance against Amazon means for consumers.
Posted In: samsung, tablet, nook tablet, Amazon

Renewed attention on Terms of Service agreements

Aug 19, 2014
How Terms of Service and app permissions continue to bedevil users.
Posted In: apps, online privacy, user privacy

Ferguson story highlights Twitter's role as source

Aug 19, 2014
Coverage of protests in Ferguson, Missouri is being propelled by social media.
Posted In: Ferguson, social media, protest
The IBM Simon

The first smartphone turns 20

Aug 18, 2014
Looking back at the phone that was 2 decades ahead of its time.
Posted In: smart phones, mobile devices, IBM

Jawbone tracks big cities' 'Zzz's

Aug 15, 2014
The Wall Street Journal visualized hundreds of Up users' sleep schedules.
Posted In: wearable, big data, sleep

Heard of the Internet of Things? So have hackers.

Aug 15, 2014
Hackers say manufacturers aren’t taking basic steps to secure smart devices.
Posted In: internet of things, cybersecurity, hackers
Levi Stadium

49ers new stadium is a high-tech showcase

Aug 15, 2014
The venue boasts new technology, hoping to revolutionize the fans' experience.
Posted In: 49ers, baseball, wifi

Silicon Tally: 1 fish, 2 fish, red fish, cannon fish

Aug 15, 2014
How well have you kept up on this week's tech news?

Why Ferguson's police department uses military weapons

Aug 14, 2014
The federal government helps local law enforcement acquire military equipment.
Posted In: Ferguson, police, weapons

Headlines that make you go, 'Wait... what?'

Aug 14, 2014
Kai's idea for a new Marketplace segment.
Posted In: harvard, robotics, Wall Street Journal
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