Technology

Panel Urges Better Cybersecurity to President-Elect Trump

PERSONAL TECH | By Tami Abdollah and Darlene Superville | Dec 8
A presidential commission made 16 urgent recommendations to improve the nation's cybersecurity, weeks before President-elect Donald Trump takes office.

Many Smartphone Health Apps Don't Flag Danger, Says Review

PERSONAL TECH | By Mike Stobbe | Dec 8
Don't count on smartphone health apps in an emergency: A review shows many don't warn when you're in danger.

6 Ways to Manage Phone Charges During International Travel

PERSONAL TECH | By Anick Jesdanun | Dec 8
You might find some of these steps annoying, but they're surely less painful than an unexpected data bill. Start planning well before you leave.

FCC: AT&T, Verizon Shouldn't Exempt Own Apps from Data Caps

PERSONAL TECH | By Tali Arbel | Dec 7
U.S. regulators are calling out AT&T and Verizon for exempting their own video apps from data caps on customers' cellphones.

Gamers Convention to Stay in Indianapolis Despite LGBT Rights Flack

VIDEO GAMES | By Brian Slodysko | Dec 7
A massive video game convention that once threatened to leave Indianapolis during an intense public debate over LGBT rights announced Tuesday that it has signed a contract that will keep the event in the city through 2021.