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23 hours ago Why Some Schools Embrace Social Media in the Classroom
As students head back to school many will face new social media policies outlined by their schools.









Yesterday Facebook in Class? Some Schools Embracing Social Media
As students head back to school many will face new social media policies outlined by their schools.









Yesterday How to Avoid Getting Fired Because of Social Media
Just exactly what can you say about your job on social media without getting yourself in trouble.









Jul 31 UConn Hack Exposed Students' Credit Cards, SSNs
The University of Connecticut announced Friday in a blog post that its School of Engineering was the target of a serious breach.









Jul 31 Car Hacking Risk Could Extend Beyond Chrysler: NTSB
The NTSB is trying to determine how many car makers received wireless components from the same company that supplied Fiat Chrysler.









Jul 31 James Woods Sues Twitter User for 'Cocaine Addict' Claim
Woods is suing for defamation and invasion of privacy by false light for an "outrageous" tweet claiming he uses cocaine.









Jul 31 Zucker-Baby! First Family of Facebook Expecting Baby Girl
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan announced that are expecting their first child, a girl, in a post on the social network.









Jul 31 Mind-Controlled Cursor Allows Disabled to Type With Ease
A new way of allowing paralyzed or severely injured people to control on-screen cursors taps directly into the brain and shows great promise.









Jul 31 Windows 10 Is On 14 Million Devices After 24 Hours
Twenty-four hours after it was released, Windows 10 is being run on more than 14 million devices.









Jul 31 Man Finds Working iPhone After 9,300-Foot Drop From Plane
Ben Wilson tracked the device to a pasture 90 miles away, and found it in perfect working condition ... with the help of a donkey.









Jul 30 Secret NSA Map Shows China Cyber Attacks on U.S.
A U.S. government map details more than 600 attacks on U.S. government, military and corporate targets, including Google and Lockheed Martin.









Jul 30 Facebook Shows Off Solar-Powered Internet Drone
Facebook has taken the wraps off the enormous solar-powered plane that may someday beam Internet to isolated communities.









Jul 30 Scientists Create Robotic Insect That Can Jump on Water
A team of international researchers has created a robot insect that can launch itself easily from the water.









Jul 30 Secret NSA Map Shows China Cyber Attacks on US
A U.S. government map details more than 600 attacks on U.S. government, military and corporate targets, including Google and Lockheed Martin.









Jul 30 Two Charged in Card-Skimming Scam of Michaels Stores
Two men have been charged with taking part in a conspiracy to steal 94,000 credit and debit card numbers from customers of the arts-and-crafts chain.









Jul 30 $75K Reward to Catch Pilots Who Flew Drones Over Wildfires
Officials want to know who flew drones near several wildfires in California's San Bernardino mountains.









Jul 30 Google Refuses French Order to Apply 'Forgotten' Globally
Google is appealing a French authority's order that it scrub search results worldwide when users are granted "right to be forgotten" requests.









Jul 30 Talking Calculators? In the 70s, We Were Amazed by Them
In this episode of Tech Rewound, we look at some of the talking technology that once wowed us.









Jul 30 Canon Camera Takes Color Shots in Near-Total Darkness
Every photographer has missed shots because it was dark and they couldn't get the flash ready in time. That won't be a problem with this new Canon.









Jul 30 FBI Struggling to Hire Cyber Experts Due to Low Pay
The FBI is struggling to attract computer scientists to its cybersecurity program mainly due to low pay, according to a Justice Department report.









Jul 30 Drone Operators Who Flew Over Wildfires Face $75K Reward
Officials want to know who flew drones near several wildfires in California's San Bernardino mountains.









Jul 30 Planned Parenthood Reports Second Website Attack
Planned Parenthood said electronic traffic to its websites was snarled by computer hackers on Wednesday in a second cyber attack.









Jul 29 Out of Soap? Amazon Dash Buttons Are Here to Help
Amazon's Dash buttons, which let users order a variety of products with the press of a button, are now available to purchase.









Jul 29 Facebook Revenue Jumps as Mobile Ad Sales Rise
Facebook reported a 9 percent fall in quarterly profit as it spent heavily to boost mobile revenue and develop products.









Jul 29 Atomic Origami Turns Graphene Sheets Into Nanomachines
Researchers have found a new way to take advantage of the atom-thick "wonder material" graphene: use it for origami.









Jul 29 Yahoo Unveils Silent Video Messaging App Livetext
Imagine making a video call without other people being able to listen in. Yahoo is trying to make that happen with Livetext, a new app that seeks to m









Jul 29 Hate Lines? Google Warns Users When Places Are Busy
Google wants to help people visit businesses when they are least busy.









Jul 29 Windows 10: Why App Makers Aren't Impressed
A lot is resting on the new OS after its predecessor Windows 8 was heavily criticized.









Jul 29 Microsoft Releases New Windows 10 as Free Upgrade
It's Microsoft's way of trying to overhaul its platform for the mobile world -- without alienating users by getting rid of everything that's familiar.









Jul 29 Hackers Used Twitter to Reach U.S. Computers: Report
The technique, uncovered during a FireEye investigation at an unnamed victim organization, shows how government-backed hackers can shift tactics.