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What the Heck Are Drones Good For, Anyway?
Drones

What the Heck Are Drones Good For, Anyway?

The tiny flying gadgets were all the rage at CES this year, but why anyone would buy one isn't always clear.
Jason Fell
5 Ways to Encourage BYOD and Keep Your Company Data Secure
BYOD

5 Ways to Encourage BYOD and Keep Your Company Data Secure

Employees using personal technology for work dramatically boosts productivity while creating new cybersecurity risks to manage.
Tom Smith
Hungry for Patents, Samsung Approaches BlackBerry About a Buyout
Acquisitions

Hungry for Patents, Samsung Approaches BlackBerry About a Buyout

The South Korean tech company could be offering $7.5 billion.
Google Partners With Auto Suppliers on Self-Driving Car
Innovation

Google Partners With Auto Suppliers on Self-Driving Car

The tech giant has assembled a team of traditional and nontraditional suppliers to speed up efforts to bring self-driving cars to market by 2020.
4 Reasons Why Your App Should Jump on the Apple Pay Bandwagon
Apple Pay

4 Reasons Why Your App Should Jump on the Apple Pay Bandwagon

Retooling your app to accept Apple Pay is worthwhile for the enhanced security and convenience, both of which customers demand.
Chris Beauchamp
Bitcoin Continues Downward Spiral, Plunges Below $200
Bitcoin

Bitcoin Continues Downward Spiral, Plunges Below $200

Times just got even tougher for the fledgling cryptocash.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Samsung Finally Has a Phone That Runs Its Own Operating System
Samsung

Samsung Finally Has a Phone That Runs Its Own Operating System

But the Z1's launch is a far cry from what the company originally intended.
Geoffrey Smith
The Innovations Our Innovators Want
Innovators

The Innovations Our Innovators Want

Efficiency in all its various forms tops the list for problems our panelists wish would be solved.
Linda Lacina
How to Make Sure Your Gmail Is as Secure as Possible
Security

How to Make Sure Your Gmail Is as Secure as Possible

No one wants to deal with the stress and potential damages of having an email account hacked.
Jillian D'Onfro
Your Baby is Going High-Tech in 2015
Baby Products

Your Baby is Going High-Tech in 2015

At this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, several companies revealed tech for your infant.
Emily Price
GM Open to Working With Google on Developing Self-Driving Cars
Self-driving Cars

GM Open to Working With Google on Developing Self-Driving Cars

'We'd certainly be open to having a discussion with them,' GM's CTO said in an interview at the Detroit auto show.
To Fight Hackers, Obama Wants Companies to Share Threats
Security

To Fight Hackers, Obama Wants Companies to Share Threats

The U.S. president is expected to announce a renewed push for cybersecurity legislation after recent headline-grabbing hacks against companies like Sony Pictures and Home Depot.
Microsoft, Google Tangle Over Windows Security Patch
Competition

Microsoft, Google Tangle Over Windows Security Patch

At issue: Google revealing a security flaw in Microsoft's Windows 8.1 system just days before the company was scheduled to roll out a fix for the problem.