Technology

Top Democrats Say They've Concluded That Russia Behind Hacks

PERSONAL TECH | By Deb Reichmann | Sep 24
The top Democrats on the House and Senate intelligence committees said Thursday that they have concluded that Russian intelligence agencies are making a "serious and concerted effort" to influence the U.S. presidential election.

Congress Fights for Consumers' Right to Leave Bad Reviews

PERSONAL TECH | By Mary Clare Jalonick | Sep 24
Legislation in Congress would ensure that customers who want to post negative reviews on websites like Yelp or TripAdvisor can do so without legal repercussions.

How the TV Show 'Mr. Robot' Won the Prize for Hacker Realism

PERSONAL TECH | By Bree Fowler | Sep 24
Finally, the computer hackers of the world have a TV show they can call their own.

Samsung Says Replacements Available for Recalled Note 7

PERSONAL TECH | By Brandon Bailey | Sep 23
Samsung says new Galaxy Note 7 smartphones will be available in U.S. stores starting Wednesday to replace about 1 million devices that are being recalled because their batteries can catch fire.

Sierra Update Arrives on Macs: 4 Things to Look For

PERSONAL TECH | By Anick Jasdanun | Sep 23
The latest software update for Mac computers, MacOS Sierra, brings iPhone services to Apple laptops and desktops and further breaks down walls between devices.