From CNET Magazine: Fingerprint readers, which are more convenient and more secure than passcodes, could finally do away with the weakest link in almost any security system.
The search giant has made big changes this summer, including the introduction of an entirely new management structure. The latest alteration: a new logo.
Starting Tuesday, Google's Chrome browser won't automatically play ads that use Flash -- another blow for the long-criticized animation software.
The photo-sharing app amps up its website with a new search feature that lets users discover people, places and hashtags just like they do on its smartphone app.
As social-news site Reddit tries to clean up its act by limiting some speech, an alternative springs up, promising to be more freewheeling.
The e-retailer is expanding its lineup of the new buttons, used to order home essentials, and making them broadly available for its Prime members.
The new site promises a richer visual look and easier navigation. But some users won't see it for a couple of weeks.
Noel Biderman has left Avid Life Media as the company grapples with the fallout from a hack and the revelations of customers' personal information.
Supporters of Syrian President Bashar Al Assad post messages critical of US military efforts in the Middle East.
Picking out new prescription glasses used to be a process: you'd try on dozens and dozens of frames, only to spend a lot of money and wait weeks for their arrival. Now, it's easy to go online and order an inexpensive pair from one of the several new sites designed for a pain-free shopping experience. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on the best places to buy eyewear online in the Tech Minute.