With its Web app or iOS app, you can use NameChk to check the availability of a username across dozens of websites.
You don't have to be an online security expert to know that usernames and passwords are not cutting it. It's time to completely re-think how we manage our online identities.
The security company has taken down its support forum following a hack that compromised usernames, email addresses, and encrypted passwords.
Naoki Hiroshima talks of how security practices at PayPal and GoDaddy led to him losing his coveted Twitter handle.
The communications services get two-step verification, aimed at preventing unauthorized access to accounts, even if the username and password are entered.
If you've got a smart TV and a soundbar (or receiver and speakers), and you want to use your TV's apps (like Netflix), you might not be able to hear it. You might need additional cable. Here's everything you need to know.
Ultra HD '4K' Blu-ray discs are due to hit the market at the end of 2015 with enhanced resolution, expanded color and more. Here's the 411 so far.
Poetry lives in the heart, in the soul, in the mind -- and now it's growing in the least likely place imaginable: Twitter.
The Pro version of everyone's favorite virtual globe used to cost $399 -- per year! Now it's free. Freeeeee!
Careless kittens, cards, Kickstarter and The Oatmeal combined to bust crowdfunding records. CNET chats with Matthew Inman, and it's not all SFW.