Google Takes Aim At Microsoft's Corporate Customers With New ChromebookGoogle’s latest Chromebook laptop will be specially designed for corporate customers in an effort to get more workers off machines powered by Microsoft’s dominant Windows software.
Judgment By Algorithm - Silicon Valley Codes The Court SystemA Silicon Valley company is introducing software that can solve legal battles without the need for a judge or attorney.
Bay Area Company CropX Uses Sensors And App To Maximize Water Use For CropsCropX allows farmers to use wireless sensors that send soil readings to the cloud and the startup's software determines how much water different areas of the field need.
Play The Video Game Elon Musk Designed As A 12-Year-OldYou can play the video game SpaceX founder Elon Musk designed as a pre-teen in South Africa, thanks to a software engineer at Google.
17 United Airlines Flights Delayed At SFO; Bomb Threat Adds To Confusion17 United Airlines flights were delayed out of SFO Tuesday morning as a result of dispatching problem. A called in bomb threat added to the confusion, but was determined to be a hoax.
Google Launches ‘Safe Browsing’ System To Prevent Installation Of Unwanted SoftwareGoogle discovers more than 50,000 malware-infected sites per month. Whenever a potential threat is detected by the safe browsing system, it will display a red warning sign advising a user to stay away.
Apple Pulls Update To New iO8 Software Following Reports It Blocks Phone Calls, Disrupts Touch ID SystemApple has stopped providing an update to its new iOS 8 mobile operating software, following complaints that the update interferes with users' ability to make phone calls.
iOS 8 Bug Prompts Apple To Withhold Apps Using Highly Touted FeatureA bug in Apple’s new iOS 8 software for mobile devices is prompting the company to withhold apps that use a highly touted feature for keeping track of fitness and health data.
Anonymous Posters On Secret Social Media App Unmasked By Hackers Exploiting Flaw In SoftwareUsers of the popular anonymous social media app Secret have been offering random confessions to their friends with the understanding that they won’t know who it is, a premise that was shattered by hackers who demonstrated that Secret is not secret.
You Won't Need Your Glasses To See Your Computer Screen With UC Researcher's New Software There is help on the way for anyone who has to wear glasses every time they look at a computer, or a phone. There is now some very smart software that could make things crystal clear.
TweetDeck Security Breaches Have You Concerned? Here Are 3 AlternativesAfter Tweetdeck's security issue Tuesday featuring tweets from your accounts showing random codes and hearts, and then some Tweetdeck pop-up messages that featuring the male anatomy and Rick Astley lyrics, you may be looking for options.
'BlackShades' Malware Lets Cybercriminals Hijack Computer Webcams; 97 ChargedMore than a half-million computers in over 100 countries were infected by sophisticated malware that lets cybercriminals remotely hijack a computer and its webcam, authorities said as charges were announced Monday against nearly 100 people worldwide.