Technology

Obama seeks cybersecurity boost to replace 'ancient' tech

Obama seeks cybersecurity boost to replace 'ancient' tech

President Barack Obama warns that the federal government is relying on archaic computer systems to protect reams of critical data from cyberattacks, as he announces a new, centralized effort to boost cybersecurity
Published: 02/09/16

NBA to teams: No Hack-a-Shaq on inbounds passer

NBA to teams: No Hack-a-Shaq on inbounds passer
Published: 02/09/16

BC-BKN--Intentional Fouling Memo

NEW YORK (AP) NBA teams need to keep Hack-a-Shaq on the court, not the sideline.
Published: 02/09/16

Agencies contend Facebook is breaching French privacy laws

Two agencies contend Facebook is breaching privacy laws in France by tracking and using the personal data of more than 30 million users there without their knowledge
Published: 02/09/16

In Tech: Google ads, Verizon video, domain leadership

Google offers grants for ads against extremism, Verizon exempts its own service from data caps, domain-name group gets new leader
Published: 02/09/16
With restraint, YouTube rolls out original programming

With restraint, YouTube rolls out original programming

YouTube is rolling out a crop of movies and shows that will be exclusively available beginning Wednesday with YouTube Red, a $10-a-month subscription service the San Bruno, California-based company launched last October
Published: 02/09/16

UK lawmakers say proposed spy law fails to protect privacy

Lawmakers responsible for scrutinizing Britain's intelligence agencies say there are not enough privacy safeguards in plans to strengthen government powers to spy on the Internet
Published: 02/09/16

Up to speed: Website to help expand NC high-speed internet

A new state website is designed to help expand high-speed internet access to underserved communities in North Carolina
Published: 02/09/16
Japan worried about 2020 problem, or life after the Olympics

Japan worried about 2020 problem, or life after the Olympics

Japan is gearing up for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics with gusto, investing in everything from stadiums to electric cars, and expecting an economic bonanza from a construction frenzy and an influx of visitors
Published: 02/09/16

Duff to offer bill allowing Tesla to sell cars to consumers

The majority leader of the Connecticut Senate says he'll introduce legislation that would allow electric vehicle manufacturers, including Tesla Motors, to sell cars directly to consumers
Published: 02/09/16