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The 100 Best Free Google Chrome Extensions
Google Chrome

The 100 Best Free Google Chrome Extensions

These are some of the greatest extensions you can and should add to your Google browser.
Hackers Breach Hundreds of Thousands of Cash Registers
Hackers

Hackers Breach Hundreds of Thousands of Cash Registers

A security researcher said the breach appears to have originated from a Russian cybercrime syndicate.
The Biggest Hacks of 2016 -- So Far
Hacks

The Biggest Hacks of 2016 -- So Far

Joining the list of tech execs and CEOs, a hack of comedian and actress Leslie Jones's iCloud revealed personal information such as her phone number, driver's license and passport.
Rose Leadem
Startup Plans to Sell Mobile Phone Packed With Tech -- for Around $20,000
Mobile

Startup Plans to Sell Mobile Phone Packed With Tech -- for Around $20,000

The phone is aimed at executives who worry about getting hacked.
1 in 5 Companies Had a Security Breach, New Study Says
Cybersecurity

1 in 5 Companies Had a Security Breach, New Study Says

The most common factor to blame? Mobile devices.
Lindsay Friedman
Rest Well, Live Well: 10 Sleep Hacks to Help You Live Your Best Life
Make More Happen

Rest Well, Live Well: 10 Sleep Hacks to Help You Live Your Best Life

These tricks and strategies will help you get the most out of your time in bed.
Catherine Clifford
Home Depot to Pay $19.5 Million Over Big 2014 Hack Attack
Home Depot

Home Depot to Pay $19.5 Million Over Big 2014 Hack Attack

More than 50 million cardholders were affected in the breach.
Justice Department Looking Into Data Breach at Uber, Sources Say
Uber

Justice Department Looking Into Data Breach at Uber, Sources Say

Earlier this year, Uber revealed that as many as 50,000 of its drivers' names and their license numbers had been improperly downloaded.
5 Ways to Hack a Business Plan
Business Optimization

5 Ways to Hack a Business Plan

Bullet points are your best friends, and other tips for not getting caught in the weeds of business-plan details.
Christopher Hawker
The Top 3 Mistakes Businesses Make After a Hack
Cybersecurity

The Top 3 Mistakes Businesses Make After a Hack

A cybersecurity expert explains what not to do after a data breach.
Carly Okyle
Alphabet's Eric Schmidt: Gmail Is 'Far More Secure' Than Government Systems
Cybersecurity

Alphabet's Eric Schmidt: Gmail Is 'Far More Secure' Than Government Systems

Schmidt spoke this week at a private cybersecurity thought leadership forum in New York City.
Carly Okyle
10 Hacks to Save Time and Boost Productivity
Radicals & Visionaries

10 Hacks to Save Time and Boost Productivity

Trying to cram more into an already busy schedule is just going to make you less productive in the long run.
Thomas Smale
In Government Hack, the Number of Fingerprints Stolen Has Jumped to 5.6 Million
Data Breach

In Government Hack, the Number of Fingerprints Stolen Has Jumped to 5.6 Million

Hackers who stole security clearance data on millions of Defense Department and other U.S. government employees got away with about 5.6 million fingerprint records, some 4.5 million more than initially reported, the government states.