Oct 1, 2012 A new report says the U.S. Justice Department allowed law enforcement agencies to examine more private data in 2010-2011 than in the entire previous decade. And Amazon is planning online wine sales.
Sep 27, 2012 In a digital twist on the age-old practice of paying people to do odd jobs for you, new smartphone apps like TaskRabbit and Postmates allow you to hire your own personal assistants -- to say, clean your home, buy your groceries or run errands.
Sep 10, 2012 Some schools are testing out RFID tags as a way to keep track of kids and bring in extra money.
Sep 6, 2012 AntiSec claims it stole data off an FBI laptop, the Bureau denies it. What does it mean for you?
Sep 4, 2012 Even when certain apps aren't being used, they collect a lot of information about users.
Sep 4, 2012 With so many ways to find recipes and cooking tips these days, many food enthusiasts wonder if cookbooks will go the way of the dodo.
Aug 30, 2012 NYC, you are the worst offender. In Wisconsin, on the other hand, kids apparently get by in hand-me-downs, playing with discarded pieces of string.
Oct 11, 2012 Twitter fights a court ruling to turn over a user's information.
Aug 28, 2012 How the jury's decision in the patent infringement case could change things for app developers.