Almost 2 billion people around the world use smartphones -- typically worth hundreds of dollars a pop on the black market. A former smartphone thief explains their allure to street criminals.
Hackers infiltrated the US government's healthcare portal, but did not steal any data uploaded by customers.
Firm's top lawyer again calls for stop to "unfettered collection of bulk data," argues for reform of secret FISA court.
Monday is the deadline to enroll under the Affordable Care Act, but the Obamacare site ran into issues accepting new applications due to a technical problem.
What would it take to get 10 million people to sign up on HealthCare.gov in 48 hours? "Saturday Night Live" thinks selfies, cats, and celebrities are the answer.
Google Chairman Eric Schmidt tells the crowd at South by Southwest that the company's efforts to secure its user data from attacks are now complete.
So far, there's no way to fix errors in premiums and deductibles that have saddled some consumers with higher costs, says The Washington Post.
The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board says that the NSA's collection of bulk phone records should be shut down immediately.
Only half of one of the security holes previously identified on the government's health care site has been patched, while new ones have since been uncovered, says the head of a security consulting firm.
Kurt DelBene, who just retired as the VP for Microsoft Office, will be heading up the Obama administration's troubled site starting Wednesday.