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.
Covered California Enrollment Portal Taken Offline Due To Software IssuesThe enrollment portal has been temporarily taken offline because of software malfunctions that were affecting the consumer experience. Covered California decided to close the enrollment portion of the website early Wednesday afternoon.
Whistleblowers Can Be Rewarded For Turning In Boss For Computer CrimesIf you suspect that your boss is up to something shady when it comes to software, employees can get paid for blowing the whistle.
Apple Revamps Look Of iPhone, iPad SoftwareApple is throwing out most of the real-world graphical cues from its iPhone and iPad software, like the casino-green "felt" of its Game Center app, in what it calls the biggest update since the iPhone's launch in 2007.
Apple App Store Reaches 40 Billion DownloadsApple’s App Store has reached a new milestone in total app downloads.
San Francisco 49ers Partner With Sony On New Stadium TechnologyThe San Francisco 49ers said their new stadium in Santa Clara will not only be the most technologically advanced in the National Football League, but the most high-tech stadium in the world.
Tech Report: Shopping Safely Online During Holiday SeasonKCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid has some advice for consumers shopping online this holiday season.
HP Wins Court Battle With Oracle Over Server Software SupportComputer maker Hewlett-Packard said it has won a big victory in its court battle to force Oracle to continue making software for one of its server lines.
Microsoft Opens Sunnyvale OfficeSunnyvale Mayor Tony Spitaleri joined Microsoft Corp. officials Monday to inaugurate the company’s new Sunnyvale offices in Moffett Towers.
Apple Unveils Laptops, iOS 6 Software At San Francisco Conference Apple is kicking an important Google application off its iPhone and buddying up with Facebook rather than Google's social network, as it distances itself from a bitter rival in the phone arena.
San Francisco's Salesforce.com Buying Buddy Media In $689M DealSalesforce.com Inc. is buying the marketing company Buddy Media for $689 million in a deal that underscores the growth in both social media and the delivery of software over the Internet.
Adobe Launches New Software Suite With Monthly Subscription OptionUnlike previous versions, which came shrink-wrapped in a box, Creative Suite 6 will be available on a monthly subscription basis as part of Adobe's Creative Cloud offering.