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Technology Companies Need To Take Responsibility And Give Us A Better Default

Tarun Wadhwa | Posted 09.07.2014 | Technology
Tarun Wadhwa

It's no longer a surprise to hear that a major company has had their customers' personal information compromised. Every day identity theft becomes mor...

The Best Someecards Of The Week

The Huffington Post | Christine Dalton | Posted 09.05.2014 | Comedy

This week we lost one of the greats. We're still reeling over the death of comedian and trailblazer, Joan Rivers. But if we learned anything about...

Apple To Strengthen iCloud Security In Wake Of Hacking Scandal

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 09.04.2014 | Technology

Apple is planning to increase security of its iCloud service by adding alerts, company CEO Tim Cook told The Wall Street Journal on Thursday. Cook...

Leaking Nudes in the 1910s: A Guide

Chris Peak | Posted 09.04.2014 | Comedy
Chris Peak

I bet it was much more difficult to leak nudes back in the "oughts" and early twentieth century. You couldn't sit all day and night in a dark room with Slayer playing in the background. Leaking photographs of Theda Bara or Anna Pavlova took time and patience.

Apple Stock Is Getting Killed

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 09.03.2014 | Business

Apple's stock is under a dark iCloud today. Shares of Apple, typically a Wall Street darling, were down about 4 percent at midday on Wednesday. The...

5 Reasons To Blame Apple For The Recent Hacks

Slate | David Auerbach | Posted 09.03.2014 | Technology

In the wake of the theft of the private data and photos of dozens of celebrities, there is at least one major culprit. Not the alleged leakers, th...

How To Keep Your iPhone Photos Safe, In 3 Steps

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 09.02.2014 | Technology

After a huge number of nude celebrity photos were leaked over the weekend, you should take a moment to ensure the photos that you have on your phone a...

FBI Addressing Leak Of Nude Celebrity Photos

AP | ANTHONY McCARTNEY | Posted 09.02.2014 | Entertainment

ANTHONY McCARTNEY, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — The FBI said Monday it was addressing allegations that online accounts of several celebrit...

Forget Software: Hardware Is the New Sexy, and It's Because of Google Glass

Richie Etwaru | Posted 03.15.2014 | Technology
Richie Etwaru

I own a FitBit and have been very involved in sensors for the human body with my volunteer work with TheHumanAPI community, but it was not until I picked up my Google Glass that it dawned on me. 2014 is the year hardware gets its sexy back.

Apple's Gamble on Fingerprint Scanners May Take a While to Pay Off

Tarun Wadhwa | Posted 11.12.2013 | Technology
Tarun Wadhwa

If Touch ID doesn't work how users believe it should, they will simply ignore it and forget about it. But for Apple, that will mean an enormous business opportunity lost.

Cyber-screwed?

SidneyAnne Stone | Posted 09.10.2013 | Technology
SidneyAnne Stone

Let me preface this piece by saying that I love the digital era. I think technology is wonderful and I am in constant awe of how far we have come even...

Dropbox Acquires Popular Mailbox App

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 03.15.2013 | Technology

Just one month after a release that generated a waiting list hundreds of thousands of people long, the app Mailbox has been acquired by cloud sharing ...

Apple Will Think This Article Is Spam

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 03.05.2013 | Technology

If you try to email a copy of this story to a friend's iCloud email address, it won't arrive. Apple has started to delete any incoming emails containi...

How to Stop Innovation From Sweeping Your Digital Bits Away

John Pavley | Posted 04.11.2013 | Technology
John Pavley

In the 21st century a personal digital library is available to all of us who own a smartphone, computer, and an Internet connection.What happens when Facebook, iCloud, Instagram, Flickr, Google Plus, LinkedIn, and Pinterest go away? Corporations are not people but they do have lifespans.

My Thoughts on the iPad Mini

One For The Table | Posted 01.05.2013 | Technology
One For The Table

The Mini has arrived and it's a big leap forward. Having used some of the other 7-inch tablets on the market I wasn't really excited when I heard Apple had decided to crowd the market with their version.

Gerry Smith

3 Ways Consumers and Companies Can Prevent Devastating Hacks

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 08.09.2012 | Technology

Over the weekend, technology writer Mat Honan was hacked in spectacular fashion. Hackers hijacked his Google account and deleted his emails, broadc...

Jason Gilbert

2 Simple Ways To Protect Your Photos From Digital Disaster

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Gilbert | Posted 08.08.2012 | Technology

Mat Honan had a worse Friday night than you did: The Gizmodo and Wired writer was hacked by two nineteen-year-old cyber pranksters, who remotely gaine...

Saving To The Cloud? Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Thinks That Might Be 'Horrendous'

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 08.06.2012 | Technology

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak prefers to feel like he "owns" his digital data and feels uncomfortable uploading it to or downloading it from another ...

iPhone Thief Accidentally Uploads Photos To Owner's iCloud Account

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 05.23.2012 | Technology

Having your iPhone stolen can be a nightmare. There's the invasion of privacy, potentially losing all your contacts, the feeling you've lost touch wit...

Not a Cloud in the Sky

Mark Burns | Posted 07.01.2012 | Green
Mark Burns

As our insatiable appetite for instant access to all of our info-stuff expands, the number of data centers containing massive servers is expanding, exponentially. And these facilities all need power. Electricity. Lots of it.

Jason Gilbert

So, What's Google Drive Good For, Anyway?

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Gilbert | Posted 04.26.2012 | Technology

Up until Tuesday afternoon, "Google Drive" was something you did when you wanted to learn about a violent Ryan Gosling movie. Now, however, Google Dri...

Apple's Dirty Cloud

Kumi Naidoo | Posted 04.25.2012 | Technology
Kumi Naidoo

Tech companies like Google, Facebook and Apple operate much of the Internet on 'the cloud.' In reality, the cloud is a vast network of warehouses. Much of that electricity currently comes from dirty, dangerous coal and nuclear power.

Where to Permanently Store Your Smartphone and Tablet Pictures and Videos

Hal Steger | Posted 06.02.2012 | Technology
Hal Steger

It's great to have your pictures and videos at your fingertips, but as the number of pictures and videos on mobile devices grows, this does beg the major question, where best to permanently store your mobile content?

Way Cool on the Cloud

Steven Clifford | Posted 05.13.2012 | Comedy
Steven Clifford

I figured life on the Cloud would be awesome. I could hang with the cool kids, listen to the Grateful Dead, and smoke some dope while my iPhone, computer, and iPad were effortlessly integrated. It has been bitterly disappointing.

If You're Going 'To The Cloud', What Cloud Service Should You Use?

Hal Steger | Posted 03.20.2012 | Technology
Hal Steger

Each cloud service has benefits and drawbacks. The trend is that more people are favoring personal cloud services that are easy to use and that support different mobile devices with the most types of data in a single cloud.