Security

PF Chang's Confirms Credit-Card Breach
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PF Chang's Confirms Credit-Card Breach

The restaurant chain has moved to a manual credit-card imprinting system in the wake of a security breach.
Facebook Lets Users Determine the Ads They Want to See
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Facebook Lets Users Determine the Ads They Want to See

The social giant is letting users modify their ad profiles while also gaining more information about them.
Nina Zipkin
Twitter's TweetDeck Returns After Security Issue Derailment
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Twitter's TweetDeck Returns After Security Issue Derailment

Popular social-media tool gets hit by hackers sending strange messages.
Jason Fell
Oklahoma Company Creates Bulletproof Blanket to Protect Kids During School Shootings
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Oklahoma Company Creates Bulletproof Blanket to Protect Kids During School Shootings

The backpack-like bulletproof shield may represent one of the most tragically apropos inventions of our time.
Geoff Weiss
New iOS 8 Feature Can Help You Find a Lost iPhone, Is Also Kind of Creepy
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New iOS 8 Feature Can Help You Find a Lost iPhone, Is Also Kind of Creepy

Lost your phone? Bummer. But Apple has one more way for you to locate it.
Jason Fell
U.S. Charges Chinese Officials With Economic Espionage
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U.S. Charges Chinese Officials With Economic Espionage

The indictment marks the first time that the U.S. government has brought charges against foreign officials for cyber spying.
Geoff Weiss
The Crazy Things Your Future Credit Cards Will Do (Infographic)
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The Crazy Things Your Future Credit Cards Will Do (Infographic)

Tomorrow's credit cards will be replete with high-tech security features like fingerprint unlock, voice control and invisibility, according to this infographic by Richard Branson's Virgin Money.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
 Keep This In Mind When Buying Your Next Smartphone
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Keep This In Mind When Buying Your Next Smartphone

Tech enthusiast Veronica Belmont says this feature is too important not to consider when picking the smartphone that's right for you.
Jason Fell
Think Samsung's Fingerprint Scanner Is Foolproof? Think Again.
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Think Samsung's Fingerprint Scanner Is Foolproof? Think Again.

The security feature on Samsung's new Galaxy S5 was tricked. Here's how.
Noah Kravitz
Entrepreneurs Need to Get Serious About Security -- Now
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Entrepreneurs Need to Get Serious About Security -- Now

In this video, tech expert Veronica Belmont discusses the one thing business owners need to do better when it comes to technology.
Jason Fell
Crafts Chain Michaels Confirms Nearly 3 Million Credit Cards Compromised in Data Breach
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Crafts Chain Michaels Confirms Nearly 3 Million Credit Cards Compromised in Data Breach

A security hole allowed data thieves access to some customer card information but not names, addresses or PINs.
Benjamin Kabin
The Smartphone 'Kill Switch' Is Coming, But You'll Probably Have to Download It
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The Smartphone 'Kill Switch' Is Coming, But You'll Probably Have to Download It

Major manufacturers and wireless carriers have agreed to offer a free opt-in 'kill switch' for smartphones made after July 2015.
Laura Entis
How to Create Super-Strong Passwords to Protect Yourself From the 'Heartbleed' Security Bug
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How to Create Super-Strong Passwords to Protect Yourself From the 'Heartbleed' Security Bug

This online security hole could affect a sizable portion of the 'secure' web. Here's what you can do to stay safe.
Lisa Eadicicco
How to Diversify Your Company and Tackle New Industries
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How to Diversify Your Company and Tackle New Industries

Offering related services can bring your firm new customers and added revenue. Here are four tips for making it all happen.
Todd Pedersen