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Is Google Spying on Students? The Electronic Frontier Foundation Believes So.
Google

Is Google Spying on Students? The Electronic Frontier Foundation Believes So.

The computer company is reportedly collecting data through its automatically enabled 'Sync' feature in Chrome.
Nathan McAlone
Dell Acknowledges Security Vulnerability in New Laptops
Cybersecurity

Dell Acknowledges Security Vulnerability in New Laptops

A program pre-installed on new laptops is susceptible to cyber intrusions.
Say Hello to the Surface Book, Microsoft's Answer to Apple's MacBook (VIDEO)
Microsoft

Say Hello to the Surface Book, Microsoft's Answer to Apple's MacBook (VIDEO)

The sleek, super-slim laptop doubles as a tablet and works with touch, a 'pen' stylus or a mouse.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Google's Latest Patent Might Replace Your Laptop's Space Bar With a Giant Trackpad
Patents

Google's Latest Patent Might Replace Your Laptop's Space Bar With a Giant Trackpad

With no space bar, where will all the astronauts hang out?
Geoff Weiss
Apple Announces New MacBook, Less Expensive Apple TV
Apple

Apple Announces New MacBook, Less Expensive Apple TV

The new smartwatch wasn't the only star of Apple's "Spring Forward" event Monday.
Emily Price
Your Shiny New Lenovo Laptop Might Be Vulnerable to Hacking
Performance Ignited

Your Shiny New Lenovo Laptop Might Be Vulnerable to Hacking

Experts say the world's largest PC maker pre-installed a virus-like software on laptops that makes the devices more vulnerable to cyberattacks.
For a Memory Boost, Ditch the Laptop and Write It Down by Hand
Memory

For a Memory Boost, Ditch the Laptop and Write It Down by Hand

Writing by hand is slower than typing, but that could be an advantage when it comes to retention and understanding, according to a new study.
Laura Entis
Broken Tech: Should You Fix it or Replace it? (Infographic)
Technology

Broken Tech: Should You Fix it or Replace it? (Infographic)

From bum smartphones to glitchy laptops and printers, which electronics are worth repairing and which should you replace? This easy visual guide will help you decide.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
A Laptop Built for Business Travelers
Laptops

A Laptop Built for Business Travelers

The Samsung Chromebook 2 is light and built for conducting business on the fly.
John Patrick Pullen
Take a Look: Researchers Aim to Create Vision-Correcting Displays
Far Out Tech

Take a Look: Researchers Aim to Create Vision-Correcting Displays

Have trouble seeing? No worries. A team of university researchers is developing displays that can adjust itself depending on your prescription.
Nina Zipkin
Jealous Dog Chew Up Your Smartphone? That's What You Get. (Infographic)
Smartphones

Jealous Dog Chew Up Your Smartphone? That's What You Get. (Infographic)

Some 28 million gadget-loving Americans have had a pet wreak havoc on an electronic device.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Far Out: Radiation-Blocking Underwear Also Protect Men's Fertility
Far Out Tech

Far Out: Radiation-Blocking Underwear Also Protect Men's Fertility

Sorry, dudes. Your smartphone, tablet and laptop are hurting your manhood. You can help protect yourself with these high-tech undies.
Kim Lachance Shandrow