Turn Off, Turn On: Simple Step Can Thwart Top Phone Hackers

More in Technology

Patients and Providers Feel the Growing Pains of Pandemic-Driven Telemedicine

Patients and Providers Feel the Growing Pains of Pandemic-Driven Telemedicine

PERSONAL TECH | By Hannah Norman | Jul 26, 2021

Cost and demand are affecting both patients and providers as more people turn to telemedicine for their healthcare needs.

Priest Outed via Grindr App Highlights Rampant Data Tracking

Priest Outed via Grindr App Highlights Rampant Data Tracking

PERSONAL TECH | By Matt O'Brien and Frank Bajak | Jul 24, 2021

When a religious publication used smartphone app data to deduce the sexual orientation of a high-ranking Roman Catholic official, it exposed a problem that goes far beyond a debate over church doctrine and priestly celibacy.

Probe: Journalists, Activists Among Firm's Spyware Targets

Probe: Journalists, Activists Among Firm's Spyware Targets

PERSONAL TECH | By Frank Bajak | Jul 18, 2021

An investigation by a global media consortium provides further evidence that military-grade malware from Israel-based NSO Group is being used to spy on journalists and others.

How Blue Origin's Jeff Bezos will Soar into Space

How Blue Origin's Jeff Bezos will Soar into Space

PERSONAL TECH | By Marcia Dunn | Jul 18, 2021

No test pilots or flight engineers will be aboard for Jeff Bezos' Tuesday flight from West Texas; just Bezos, his brother, an 82-year-old aviation pioneer, and a teenage tourist.

Rare Stone Discovered Outlining Ancient Rome's City Limits

Rare Stone Discovered Outlining Ancient Rome's City Limits

SCIENCE | Jul 18, 2021

Archaeologists have discovered a rare stone delineating the city limits of ancient Rome that dates from the age of Emperor Claudius in 49 A.D..

They're Not Blown Away by NJ's Offshore wind Power Plans

They're Not Blown Away by NJ's Offshore wind Power Plans

PERSONAL TECH | By Wayne Parry | Jul 18, 2021

New Jersey is moving aggressively to become the leader in the fast-growing offshore wind energy industry on the East Coast, but not everyone is blown away by those ambitious plans.

1 - 10 of 12295 Stories