Officially, Uncle Sam says it doesn't interfere. But behind the scenes, the feds have been trying to browbeat Internet firms into helping with surveillance demands.
With jurisdiction from the bottom of the ocean to deep space, U.S. Strategic Command has its hands full in a very complex world. CNET Road Trip 2013 visited to better understand the mission.
The launch date is confirmed, but with rivals closing in and customers slow to update to new versions, Microsoft badly needs its new software to be a success. Hit play now.
Former CIA employee Edward Snowden says the NSA's controversial PRISM program extends to China and Hong Kong, according to an interview with a Hong Kong newspaper.
Stratcom oversees everything from flying B-2s bombers over Libya to military space analysis. CNET's Daniel Terdiman went behind the hallowed doors of the former Strategic Air Command on Road Trip 2013.
The Taiwanese phone manufacturer has reportedly launched a division to focus on new HTC products and global distribution, and is reshuffling management positions its U.S. operations.
The Iranian government has enhanced its cyber capabilities since being hit by the Stuxnet virus, cautions a U.S. Air Force official.
Smartphones and cars can focus on what each one does best with the arrival of this new dashboard connection technology.
The search giant also creates a privacy site that will "candidly" answer user questions on how Google collects data and what it does with all of that information.
A 26-year-old computer programmer in San Francisco is accused of running the illicit site, which feds say followed a similar business model to its shuttered predecessor.