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Confide app erases your text messages after they're read

Borrowing a page from Snapchat, a new iOS app promises to let users send self-destructing text messages.

By Jan. 9, 2014


How to send self-destructing messages on iOS

This free app will help you send private, self-destructing messages to fellow iPhone users.

By Jan. 21, 2014


Remembering legendary Enigma code breaker Mavis Batey

If you don't know of Mavis Batey, you should. Her work cracking the Enigma machine's coded messages was crucial to the success of D-Day landings during WWII.

By Nov. 14, 2013


Tumblr's media evangelist splits

Mark Coatney, a former journalist who helped media companies understand Tumblr, bids farewell to coworkers in a sentimental post.

By Jun. 18, 2013


Is Twitter making you feel less lonely?

Research suggests that Americans are more lonely than perhaps at any time in their history. Might inventions such as Twitter serve to fill this painful psychological vacuum?

By Mar. 4, 2009


Study: Internet use won't cause social isolation

The Web has been cited for causing individuals to withdraw from society. But a recent Pew study shows that the opposite might be true.

By Nov. 5, 2009


Is Kaminsky's DNS flaw public?

Fellow Black Hat researcher apparently guesses the vulnerability causing Dan Kaminsky to urge everyone to patch their systems immediately.

By Jul. 21, 2008


Ex-hacker Lamo: No regrets over Bradley Manning

Onetime homeless hacker Adrian Lamo, who turned in the alleged Wiki-leaker, will talk about the case for first time with prosecutors today.

By Jun. 1, 2011