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Nation's Top Consumer Watchdog Warns of Bitcoin's Dangers
Bitcoin

Nation's Top Consumer Watchdog Warns of Bitcoin's Dangers

Bitcoin buyer beware. The U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau cautions consumers about the risks of investing in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
4 Tips to Thwart iOS Attackers
data security

4 Tips to Thwart iOS Attackers

Your iPhone has robust security features that you will really wish you'd have used if your phone is hacked.
Troy Hunt
Why I'm Not Freaking Out Over Facebook's Messenger App (But I'm Not Downloading It, Either)
Apps

Why I'm Not Freaking Out Over Facebook's Messenger App (But I'm Not Downloading It, Either)

The social network has made it mandatory that people download the standalone Messenger app. And, of course, people aren't happy.
Jason Fell
6 Things You Need to Know About the 'Bring Your Own App' Phenomenon
Apps

6 Things You Need to Know About the 'Bring Your Own App' Phenomenon

Whether you like it or not, the 'bring your own app' trend is happening right now. Here is how to prepare your company for it.
Karl Sun
Yo, App Developers: Facebook Announces Two Important Changes
Apps

Yo, App Developers: Facebook Announces Two Important Changes

App makers have until early November to make sure they're in compliance with these new rules.
Jason Fell
Forget Drones. 'RoboBees' and 'RoBirds' Take Flight.
Far Out Tech

Forget Drones. 'RoboBees' and 'RoBirds' Take Flight.

Taking robotics to new heights, scientists and engineers are developing electronic bees and birds to help solve some critical environmental issues.
Nina Zipkin
This Is What Robots Will Be Doing in 2025
Artificial Intelligence

This Is What Robots Will Be Doing in 2025

While there's opinions differ over whether the net effect will be positive or negative, most respondents agree that artificial intelligence's impact on the future of work will be significant.
Laura Entis
These Motorized 'Rocket Skates' Are For Real
Far Out Tech

These Motorized 'Rocket Skates' Are For Real

Hoverboards? Jetpacks? Self-driving cars? So yesterday. Meet the motorized roller skate.
Jason Fell
YouTube Snaps Up App That Helps Startups Create Marketing Videos
Video Advertising

YouTube Snaps Up App That Helps Startups Create Marketing Videos

Previously little-known Directr has joined YouTube's video advertising team, the companies announced.
Geoff Weiss
3 Unusual Ways Smart Tech Meets Fashion
Far Out Tech

3 Unusual Ways Smart Tech Meets Fashion

At the convergence of fashion and tech there are many interesting and bizarre applications of wearable technology.
Jason Fell
4 Sturdy Pillars of Data for Growing Your Small Retail Business
Data Analysis

4 Sturdy Pillars of Data for Growing Your Small Retail Business

Data you routinely collect, when properly analyzed, will guide you to better sales and happier customers.
9 Tools That Can Help Grow Your App Business
Tools

9 Tools That Can Help Grow Your App Business

These products, many of which have free options, allow you to track users and connect with them.
Rahul Varshneya
Closer to a Comeback? BlackBerry Says It's Ready to Hire Again.
Smartphones

Closer to a Comeback? BlackBerry Says It's Ready to Hire Again.

Fresh off closing a very dark chapter in its history -- and winning major government security clearance -- the once-iconic 'CrackBerry'' claws its way back.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Apple Plans for Sept. 9 iPhone Event, Ends Overseas Patent War With Samsung
Apple

Apple Plans for Sept. 9 iPhone Event, Ends Overseas Patent War With Samsung

The consumer-tech giant will reportedly unveil two new iPhones with larger displays.
Benjamin Kabin