Even Netflix Knows Popcorn Time Is 'Netflix For Pirates'
January 29 2015 9:49 PM
PopcornTime is preparing to celebrate its first anniversary online. But first it just has to stay online.
In The Valley Of The Shadow Of Men
January 29 2015 11:30 AM
New tech startups pop up every day, but Glassbreakers is different: It helps women break into the notoriously bro-centric Silicon Valley.
Pastebin: A Quiet Site For Coders Thrust Into Limelight By Sony Hack
January 29 2015 10:59 AM
Anonymous and the Guardians of Peace have made Pastebin the de facto repository for new disclosures.
'Space Taxis' To Ferry NASA Astronauts By 2017
January 28 2015 10:27 AM
Contracts with SpaceX and Boeing will help the U.S. reduce its reliance on Russia to get to the International Space Station.
NASA's Dawn Mission Is Officially Up In Ceres' Face
January 27 2015 5:00 PM
Formerly classified as an asteroid, Ceres is the largest body in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter.
Encryption Finally Gets Easy With Hotspot Shield App
January 27 2015 1:10 PM
The latest release from AnchorFree comes free for Android users, though iOS users need to pay a small annual fee to go ad-free.
Uber Caps 'Surge' Pricing During NYC Blizzard
January 27 2015 9:40 AM
New York City taxis provided emergency workers and stranded elderly customers with free rides during the blizzard.
Police Take Aim At Waze Traffic App
January 26 2015 3:16 PM
The suspected killer of two NYPD officers last month posted a screenshot from his Waze account showing officers were nearby.
Verizon Ad Partner Suspends Use Of 'Supercookie' Amid Privacy Concerns
January 26 2015 11:41 AM
Privacy experts have warned that supercookies, or perma-cookies, can easily be used by hackers and other nefarious actors.
Pirate Bay Phoenix Fans Return Speculation
January 26 2015 10:01 AM
The Pirate Bay's clock is still counting down to Feb. 1, advancing the notion the site will soon return.
Cold Weather To Blame For #Deflategate, Belichick Says
January 24 2015 9:09 PM
The Patriots coach denied that the organization is guilty of any wrongdoing in the latest controversy to haunt the team.
Lost Notebook Belonging To Alan Turing Expected To Sell For $1.5 Million
January 24 2015 5:49 PM
Interest in Alan Turing is surging because of Benedict Cumberbatch's portrayal of him in "The Imitation Game."
Russian LGBT Activist The Latest To Be Prosecuted Under Broad Law
January 24 2015 4:17 PM
Lena Klimova was initially acquitted of charges filed against her website before a Russian lawmaker swore vengeance.
Fark Founder Is Latest Internet Activist To Enter Politics
January 24 2015 3:04 PM
Best known for Fark's smarminess, Drew Curtis promised "leave people alone" if elected governor.
Revived GPS Bill Would Require Warrant
January 23 2015 2:56 PM
“Buying a smartphone shouldn’t be interpreted as giving the government a free pass to track your movements,” one lawmaker says.
The Pirate Bay Servers Were Hidden In A...Mountainside?
January 23 2015 12:43 PM
The infamous piracy site had claimed it was run through the cloud, but that's now being contradicted.
Would You Wear A Fitness Tracker To Lower Your Insurance Rates?
January 21 2015 3:47 PM
Insurers are hoping you'll permit a little surveillance for lower rates.
Feds Arrest Another Suspect In Silk Road 2.0
January 21 2015 11:31 AM
The Silk Road 2.0 online drug market was shut down after the arrest of former SpaceX employee Blake Benthall, aka "Defcon."
Was Alleged Silk Road Mastermind Ross Ulbricht Framed?
January 21 2015 10:44 AM
Ulbricht's defense team stunned the court last week by suggesting someone else might have been behind the Silk Road.
Police Adopt Radar That Can Search Homes From The Outside
January 20 2015 11:13 AM
Range-R surveillance technology is only the latest military device to be used by domestic police agencies.