Computers

You've seen the Chromecast.  The new Chromebit full computer is even slimmer PHOTO: Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images

$100 Google Chromebit Turns Any TV Into A Full Computer

This summer, Google is unveiling a full computer that will cost less than $100. It looks like a memory stick or maybe a high-tech highlighter, but it’s actually a full-fledged quad core processor computer with 16 gig hard drive and 2 gigs of ram. Just plug it into any TV with an HDMI port available.

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Steve Wozniak (credit: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Apple Co-Founder Wozniak Worries About Computers Taking Over Humanity

While he is excited about new technological advances at Apple, including a new smartwatch and a rumored driverless car, company co-founder Steve Wozniak said he is worried about artificial intelligence and the possibility of computers taking over humanity.

03/23/2015

Federal Employee Charged With Hacking Celebrities Info

Russian Hackers Steal 1.2 Billion Internet Passwords

Russian hackers have stolen 1.2 billion user names and passwords in a series of Internet heists affecting 420,000 websites, according to a report published Tuesday.

08/06/2014

A sign is posted outside of the Twitter headquarters on October 25, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Twitter Announces Partnership With San Francisco Non-Profit To Teach Tech Skills To Homeless, Low-Income Families

Twitter is joining forces with a San Francisco non-profit organization to teach tech skills to local homeless and low-income families.

05/13/2014

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Should You E-File Or See A Tax Specialist For Your Returns?

When it comes to figuring your taxes, should you rely on software or turn to a pro?

03/03/2014

A sign is posted at the Intel company headquarters on July 20, 2011 in Santa Clara, California. Intel will report their quarterly earnings today after the market closes. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Intel Cuts Outlook As PC Sales Continue To Slump

Intel Corp., the world’s largest maker of chips for PCs, put a brave face on the decline of the global PC sales earlier this year, saying it expected its own sales to grow. On Wednesday, it backtracked, saying sales will be flat.

07/17/2013

A new Lenovo Ideapad netbook running the new Intel N410 Atom processor is displayed at the 2010 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center on Jan. 7, 2010 in Las Vegas. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Lenovo Overtakes HP As Number 1 PC Maker

Lenovo beat out rival Hewlett-Packard to become the No. 1 PC maker by a narrow margin, according to both firms.

07/11/2013

Apple iMac computer,

Apple Blocks Java On Macs Due To Vulnerabilities

Some Mac users were taken by surprise Thursday as their computers stopped running programs written using the Java programming language after Apple blocked Java due to security problems.

01/31/2013

Golden Gate Bridge

Phil Matier: Electronic Tolling Could Be Future Of California Bridges

KCBS, CBS 5 and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier said transportation officials throughout the Bay Area will be closely monitoring the new electronic tolling system.

09/19/2012

New iPads are stacked on a counter at an Apple store in central London on March 16, 2012, on the first day of its release. (Carl Court/AFP/Getty Images)

Thousands Worth Of Electronics Stolen From Lawrence Hall Of Science

University of California, Berkley police logs reveal that 29 iPads were reported stolen from the Lawrence Hall of Science over a two month period earlier this summer.

08/29/2012

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