The State Department demands that Defense Distributed, which has created a series of 3D files used to print firearms, take down the files because they could violate export restrictions.
An inspection report highlights the foibles of one bureau's social-media strategy and points out the Department of State's general state of confusion on how to manage all of its accounts.
The State Department sought submissions from the public on how to use modern technology to help solve some of the world's most pressing arms control and international security problems.
Looking to be transparent, the US government agency brings data-driven energy usage charts, which include everything from crude oil production to wind generation to gasoline prices, to the web.
After asking Amazon to negotiate a no-bid contract to provide U.S. embassies with at least 2,500 loaded Kindle Touches, the government cancels the plan.
The U.S. State Department disses the iPad and Nook in favor of the Kindle Touch -- offering the e-reader-maker a multi-million dollar no-bid contract to ship the device overseas.
Some states have joined the effort to investigate Comcast's proposed $45.2 billion buyout of Time Warner Cable.
From B-52s to B-2s to the B-29 that dropped the atomic bomb that ended World War II, the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force has it all. CNET's Daniel Terdiman visited as part of Road Trip 2013.
The retail chain talks with several state attorneys general about its investigation into the massive security breach and confirms it's working with the US Secret Service and the Justice Department.
The settlement comes less than a month before the scheduled beginning of the trial, in which $840 million in damages was sought from Apple.