Technology Issues

FBI deviated from its policy on alerting hacking victims

Nov 29, 2017

The FBI appears to have deviated from its own policy on notifying victims of computer hacking when it left many U.S. officials and other Americans in the dark about Kremlin-aligned attempts to break into their personal email accounts

FCC head Ajit Pai goes after Hollywood, tech companies

Nov 28, 2017

The head of the Federal Communications Commission is defending his plan to undo the country's net-neutrality rules by hammering the Hollywood celebrities and tech companies who have criticized it

Prosecutors say Chinese cyber firm was front for hackers

Nov 27, 2017

Three Chinese nationals are accused of operating a cybersecurity firm that used phishing scams and malware to steal data from international corporations

Does cellphone-sweeping 'StingRay' technology go too far?

Nov 25, 2017

Does cellphone-sweeping 'StingRay' technology go too far? Civil liberties, privacy groups increasingly object to crime-fighting tool

Prague appeals court allows Russian hacker extradition to US

Nov 24, 2017

A Prague appeals court has upheld a lower court ruling that a Russian man who faces charges of hacking computers at American companies can be extradited to the United States

The Latest: Extradition case lawyer vows to appeal further

Nov 24, 2017

The defense attorney for a Russian man whose extradition to the United States has been supported by a Prague appeals court says he has not given up and will take steps to possibly reverse the ruling

What happens once 'net neutrality' rules bite the dust?

Nov 23, 2017

With 'net neutrality' rules scheduled for termination, here's what could happen next

The Latest: States investigate Uber over massive data breach

Nov 22, 2017

More U.S. states say they're investigating Uber over the ride-hailing company's massive data breach

AP Explains: What the Uber data breach is all about

Nov 22, 2017

AP Explains: How the Uber data breach happened, and why the company is in deep trouble

Sports betting case could pay off for internet gambling

Nov 22, 2017

Internet gambling is legal in only three states, but it soon could get a big boost from an unlikely source: The U.S. Supreme Court

Weather, 20 December
Houston Weather
+7

High: +11° Low: -2°

Humidity: 83%

Wind: NNE - 7 KPH

Canberra Weather
+27

High: +27° Low: +17°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: W - 20 KPH

Roissy-en-France Weather
+6

High: +6° Low: -5°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: ENE - 7 KPH

Florence Weather
+9

High: +9° Low: +6°

Humidity: 97%

Wind: ENE - 17 KPH

Parga Weather
+7

High: +16° Low: +4°

Humidity: 100%

Wind: SE - 25 KPH