Tired of talking? A laser pointer can control your smart speaker
Researchers show how a laser can be used to order a Google Home to open a garage door.
Facebook wants you to know the difference between Facebook and FACEBOOK
What once was the Facebook, then Facebook, is now...FACEBOOK.
Trump’s staff reportedly discussed asking Twitter to put a delay on his tweets
Staffers quickly dropped the proposal over fears of leaks to the press or Trump himself.
Amazon hands police Alexa recordings for murder investigation
Officers say the device may have audio explaining how a woman was impaled with a spear.
ACLU suing government agencies to uncover facial recognition secrets
The ACLU is suing the DOJ, DEA, and FBI.
Ex-Trump cybersecurity czar Rudy Giuliani couldn’t figure out how to unlock his iPhone
Giuliani had to be assisted by the Apple Store after entering the incorrect passcode at least 10 times.
Instagram will shut down ‘Like Patrol,’ which let users ‘stalk’ their friends (updated)
The app has been described as Instagram's Following tab 'on steroids.'
Twitter will ban all political advertising before 2020 election
'We believe political message reach should be earned, not bought.'
Venmo’s debit card offering cash-back rewards at Sephora, Target, and Wendy’s
Users of its debit card will be offered up to 5% cash back.
Uber threatens lawsuit as LA demands real-time scooter data
The ride-hailing service says the city's demands threaten user privacy.
Untitled Goose Game vulnerability could have let hackers booby-trap your game
It seems fitting for a game centered around goose-inspired chaos and mayhem.
Facebook launches preventive health care tool
Health care checkups will be suggested to users based on age and gender.
Apple’s new AirPods Pro will be available Wednesday
Apple is highlighting the model's new design and Active Noise Cancellation feature.
A 13-year-old has improved Elon Musk’s hyperloop concept
The system would also use vacuum tubes but take advantage of our existing railway infrastructure.
Healthcare algorithm used on millions suggests less care for Black patients
Researchers found that the software reduced the percentage of Black patients receiving extra care by over half.
Facebook AI can help people thwart facial recognition systems
The technique alters individuals in videos by slightly altering their appearance.
Congressman’s phone passcode appears to be ‘777777’
It's good to see the nation's lawmakers taking digital security so seriously.