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HP Recalls Computer Power Cords for Burn Hazard

HP Recalls Computer Power Cords for Burn Hazard

Hewlett-Packard is recalling almost 5.6 million power cords in the U.S. for notebook computers because they... Read »

Aug 27, 2014
Kill Switches Now Required on All Smartphones in California

Kill Switches Now Required on All Smartphones in California

A bill signed into law by California Gov. Jerry Brown Monday should make smartphones a lot less vulnerable... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Apple Rolls out iPhone Battery Replacement Program

Apple Rolls out iPhone Battery Replacement Program

If you have an iPhone 5 with a short battery life, you may be eligible for a new, free battery, thanks to... Watch »

Aug 28, 2014
Amazon Buying Twitch for $970 Million in Cash

Amazon Buying Twitch for $970 Million in Cash

Amazon is buying video game streaming platform Twitch Interactive for $970 million in cash as it seeks to expand its... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
FBI Shreds Millions of Paper Files in Move to Digital Records

FBI Shreds Millions of Paper Files in Move to Digital Records

Over 30 million FBI records and 80 million fingerprint cards are headed to the shredder as the agency moves to... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Hack Exposed Data of 25,000 Homeland Security Workers

Hack Exposed Data of 25,000 Homeland Security Workers

Data on at least 25,000 government workers was compromised by a recent hack on the computer systems of a... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Woman Sues Facebook Over False Profile

Woman Sues Facebook Over False Profile

A Houston woman sues Facebook for $123 million over a false profile using her face superimposed over... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
UPS: Hack May Have Exposed Customer Data at 51 Stores

UPS: Hack May Have Exposed Customer Data at 51 Stores

Customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information stolen, the company said Wednesday... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Online Tool Provides Car Recall Information

Online Tool Provides Car Recall Information

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration launched a new online tool — safercar.gov — in which car... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Clippers Owner Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft Board

Clippers Owner Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft Board

Steve Ballmer on Tuesday left Microsoft's Board of Directors, citing new commitments as owner of the Los... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Finding Good Tech Support

Finding Good Tech Support

Do you know where to turn when your computer crashes? Consumer Reports can tell you where to find the best... Watch »

Aug 25, 2014
Community Health Systems Targeted by Hackers

Community Health Systems Targeted by Hackers

Hackers have hit one of the biggest hospital groups in the United States and North Texans may be at risk. Read »

Aug 19, 2014
In-Game App Part of High-Tech New Baylor Stadium

In-Game App Part of High-Tech New Baylor Stadium

Fans at Baylor's new campus football stadium will be able to get instant replays and stats right at their seats. Read »

Aug 18, 2014
 Amazon's 1st Smart Phone

Amazon's 1st Smart Phone

Amazon has just released its first smart phone, the Fire. Consumer Reports has started checking out the phone in its... Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
Consumer Reports: Amazon's 1st Smart Phone

Consumer Reports: Amazon's 1st Smart Phone

Amazon has just released its first smart phone, the Fire. Consumer Reports has started checking out the phone in its... Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
Cisco to Lay Off Up to 6,000 Workers

Cisco to Lay Off Up to 6,000 Workers

Cisco says it will lay off up to 6,000 workers, or 8 percent of its workforce, as part of a Read »

Aug 13, 2014
Back-to-School Laptops

Back-to-School Laptops

Back-to-school shopping is the second biggest spending spree of the year, according to the National... Watch »

Aug 11, 2014
Billion Passwords Stolen: How You Can Protect Yourself

Billion Passwords Stolen: How You Can Protect Yourself

Russian hackers have stolen 1.2 billion username and password combos and more than 500 million email addresses from... Watch »

Aug 6, 2014
Hackers Steal 1.2 Billion User Names, Passwords

Hackers Steal 1.2 Billion User Names, Passwords

Russian hackers have amassed what may be the largest collection of stolen internet credentials that includes... Read »

Aug 6, 2014
HD TVs: Consumer Reports

HD TVs: Consumer Reports

Just when you thought you had the sharpest picture possible on your high-definition television manufacturers... Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
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