Communication Technology

Leaked email shows HBO negotiating with hackers

Aug 11, 2017

An email sent by HBO to a group of hackers shows the entertainment company expressed willingness to pay $250,000 to the hackers as they threatened to release electronic data swiped from HBO's servers

The Latest: HBO says email system not breached 'as a whole'

Aug 8, 2017

HBO repeated its earlier assertion that it doesn't believe its entire email system has been compromised by hackers

James Comey has book deal, publication set for next spring

Aug 2, 2017

Former FBI Director James Comey has a book deal and will write about everything from allegations of ties between Russia and Donald Trump's presidential campaign to the bureau's investigation into Hillary Clinton's private e-mail server

Consumer Electronics

Consumers Reports pulls Microsoft laptop recommendation

Aug 10, 2017

Consumer Reports is pulling its recommendation of four Microsoft laptops after a survey found that users were complaining about problems with the devices

Next big leap for Apple? - augmented reality

Aug 2, 2017

Apple's iPhone may be ready for its next big act - as a springboard into "augmented reality," a technology that projects life-like images into real-world settings viewed through a screen.

Apple's next big leap might be into augmented reality

Aug 1, 2017

Apple's iPhone may be ready for its next big act - as a springboard into "augmented reality," a technology that projects life-like images into real-world settings viewed through a screen.

Sony sees recovery with a nearly quadrupling of profit

Aug 1, 2017

Sony's fiscal first quarter profit nearly quadrupled compared to a year ago, boosted by its lucrative image sensor and other businesses, highlighting a gradual recovery at the Japanese electronics and entertainment company

Apple kills iPod Nano, iPod Shuffle as music moves to phones

Jul 27, 2017

The iPod Nano and iPod Shuffle have played their final notes for Apple

Review: 'The Emoji Movie' may be meh, but it's not evil

Jul 27, 2017

Film Review: 'The Emoji Movie' may be meh, but it's not evil

Entertainment & Media Technology

Revamped Milan wins 3-0 at Crotone, Inter beats Fiorentina

Aug 20, 2017

The new-look AC Milan team proved just as effective in Serie A as it has been in Europe, easing to a 3-0 win at 10-man Crotone with the aid of video technology

Can't be there? How to watch solar eclipse on TV, online

Aug 19, 2017

Can't be there to see total solar eclipse? How to watch on TV, online

Spacewalking cosmonauts release 3-D-printed satellite

Aug 17, 2017

Spacewalking astronauts have set free the world's first satellite made with a 3-D printer

Can't see the solar eclipse? Tune in online or on TV

Aug 16, 2017

Monday's solar eclipse is set to star in several special broadcasts on TV and online

Netflix wins 'Scandal' creator Rhimes in blow to Disney, ABC

Aug 14, 2017

Shonda Rhimes, the creator of the popular television series "Scandal" and "Grey's Anatomy," has signed a deal to make new series for Netflix

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