FBI Won't Reveal How Much iPhone Unlock Tool Cost TaxpayersThe media companies said Comey has spoken "at length and in detail" about the FBI's purchase last year of a tool that enabled it to break into the work phone of Syed Rizwan Farook, one of the two shooters in the December 2015 San Bernardino, California, attack.
Smartphone Sperm Test Could Check Men's FertilityNew smartphone technology could help millions of men struggling with infertility.
40 People Watched A Teen's Rape On Facebook Live. Nobody Stopped ItNone of those who watched the sexual assault involving five or six men or boys called police. The girl knows at least one of her attackers, and investigators reported making good progress toward identifying the others.
Google Maps Will Soon Allow You To Share Your Location With OthersGoogle Maps users will soon be able to broadcast their movements to friends and family — the latest test of how much privacy people are willing to sacrifice in an era of rampant sharing.
Uber Vows To Become More Humane In Conference Call; CEO Travis Kalanick AbsentCompany representatives said Kalanick couldn't attend because he was busy interviewing the candidates vying to become the company's chief operating officer, a helping hand that Kalanick has said he needs to "grow up" at the age of 40.
Jason Chaffetz' iPhone Gaffe Brings Out Well-Funded Challenger For CongressDr. Kathryn Allen has been transformed from a political unknown into a liberal hero for calling out Chaffetz on Twitter, giving her an early boost in name recognition ahead of the November 2018 election.
Utah Law Gives Family Access To Email, Facebook After DeathThe law, which was approved on Wednesday, allows a person to give their heir or trustee power to oversee their digital accounts if they die or are incapacitated.
Teen Who Committed Suicide On Facebook Live Moved Through Foster HomesThe report released late Monday concluded that while state welfare authorities could have done a better job, Naika Venant's relationship with her mother Gina Alexis played a significant role in her death.
Uber Drivers Rebel Against Company's Price-Cutting StrategyThe face-off between Uber CEO Travis Kalanick and driver Fawzi Kamel illustrated a conflict between Uber, with its effort to grow by cutting prices to beat competitors, and drivers who have seen their pay reduced.
Amazon Cloud Storage Failure Turns Cloud Services Into Massive StormAmazon Web Services, by far the world's largest provider of internet-based computing services, suffered an unspecified breakdown in its eastern U.S. region starting about midday Tuesday.
Yahoo Takes $350 Million Hit, But Salvages $4.48 Billion Deal With VerizonThe lower price, now pegged at $4.48 billion, will cost Yahoo shareholders roughly 37 cents per share. But they may also be responsible for substantial legal costs.
$2.5 Million Fine Over Vizio TVs That Secretly Watched Customers' HabitsThe data was sold to marketing companies and data brokers to measure viewing habits, such as the effectiveness of ad campaigns.