Online Payday Lender LendUp To Pay Millions For Overcharging, False MarketingA San Francisco startup with millions in venture capital funding - hailed by many as an alternative to abusive payday lending - has agreed to pay millions in redress for overcharging consumers and using deceptive marketing tactics.
Authorities Warn Ransomware Now Top Cybercrime ThreatEuropean police agency Europol says the threat from ransomware has now eclipsed other forms of online theft.
17 Million Twitter Reactions During Most-Watched Debate In U.S. HistoryIt wasn't just a record number of TV viewers who were checking out Monday night's the presidential debate. Social media was abuzz, too.
Martin Shkreli Auctions Off Chance To Punch Him In The FaceEmbattled pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli is giving some people what they want - a chance to punch him in the face.
Health Insurer Aetna Subsidizes Apple Watches For Some PatientsHealth insurance giant Aetna plans to help pay for the purchase of an Apple Watch for some of its customers.
Apple Sets Up London Headquarters In River Thames LandmarkApple will be setting up its London headquarters in the boiler room of the Battersea Power Station, a London landmark on the south bank of the River Thames.
Humans Are Wired To Kill Other Humans According To Genetic Evolution StudyEvolution and genetics seem to have baked a certain amount of murder into humans as a species. On average, modern humans now kill each other on a rate of 13 in 1000
BlackBerry To Stop Making Its Own Phones, Focus On SoftwareBlackBerry plans to stop making its signature smartphones internally, signaling a strategic shift for a company that built its reputation on innovative smartphone technology.
Amy Schumer Most Dangerous Celebrity OnlineA search for the "Trainwreck" and "Inside Amy Schumer" star carries over a 16 percent chance of connecting with a site that carries viruses or malware....
Facebook Reminder Spurs California Voter RegistrationA Facebook reminder for users to register to vote prompted nearly 200,000 completed transactions on the state's online voter registration website over the weekend, according to California Secretary of State Alex Padilla.
Elon Musk Outlines Plan For City On MarsSpaceX founder Elon Musk envisions 1,000 passenger ships flying en masse to Mars within a century, “Battlestar Galactica” style.
Baby Born With DNA From 3 People Through Controversial TechniqueScientists say the first baby has been born from a controversial new technique that combines DNA from three people -- the mother, the father and an egg donor.