The federal Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board calls the program "effective," but recommends some improvements.
Currency converters and itinerary organizers like TripIt are just some of the handy apps you can load onto your gadgets before an international vacation. But that's not all. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on other apps that will make your travels smoother.
Worried you’ll accidentally order something bizarre while on vacation? Here are three apps that will have you ordering with confidence.
The tech giant's subsidiaries in Russia, Poland, and Mexico paid bribes to officials to secure lucrative government contracts, federal investigators allege.
Traveling overseas but don't speak the language? We've got a how-to on using your smartphone to help you order ordinary or extraordinary foods on a menu, even in a foreign language.
Surveillance system has the capability to store recordings of billions of calls for up to 30 days, according to confidential documents obtained by The Washington Post.
The move opens the door for Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo, but they'd face challenges tapping into the Chinese market, according to Reuters.
The hard-to-detect malware is a Swiss Army knife of clandestine tools to extract information from targets in non-English speaking countries, experts say.
An explosion of on-demand apps gives a modern twist to some old traditions and even delivers us some new ones we didn't know we needed.
Latest Snowden leak is memo published by Guardian that contains plea for access to US officials' Rolodexes and cites acquisition of 35 world leaders' phone numbers, some of which were "tasked" by the spy agency.