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Black hole observed devouring a star

An international team of astronomers has witnessed an "extremely rare" event: a black hole eating a star then ejecting a near light-speed flare.

By November 29, 2015


​Drones in 2015 move from 'wow, that's neat' to 'uh-oh'

These aerial toys and tools now are on the FAA's regulatory radar. Rules are tightening for consumers but should loosen for businesses.

By December 1, 2015


The Cheapskate's favorite Cyber Monday deals (2015)

From the Cheapskate: It's Cyber Monday! Or, as I like to call it: Monday!

By November 30, 2015


Crazy-bright 90,000-lumen LED flashlight turns night into day

Light up your life with a handheld flashlight that makes you think the sun magically came out early.

By November 24, 2015


Jack Dorsey takes on second act as Twitter CEO

One of Twitter's co-founders has come back to help the troubled social-networking company. Seen as part artist, part visionary, the question facing Dorsey now is whether he can turn the company around.

By October 5, 2015


Men's Wearhouse founder creates second act online

George Zimmer is back with an online suit rental service called Generation Tux. We talk to him about how he brought together high-tech and high-touch with his new startup.

By September 23, 2015


Your future iPhone could act as a smoke detector

A newly published Apple patent filing highlights how an iPhone or another electronic device could contain sensors that warn you of smoke.

By September 1, 2015


Are your apps acting creepy? New approach to phone security could tip you off

Whether an app is malicious or simply using your data in a way you don't like, phones with a new Qualcomm chip will alert you.

By August 31, 2015


Tech titans warn MovieTube suit could revive Stop Online Piracy Act

Google, Facebook among those that say the film studios' suit against the MovieTube site aims to resurrect the wide powers that copyright holders would have had if SOPA had become law.

By August 11, 2015


Extra sneaky Hammertoss malware acts just like you on your computer

Security company FireEye says a Russia-sponsored group uses malware that mimics normal computer use while stealing sensitive files.

By July 29, 2015