| Sep 23, 2013
| 1:18 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- This is not the kind of word of mouth LinkedIn was looking for.
Last week, four users filed suit against the professional networking service in San Jose federal court. They accused the company of accessing their email accounts without...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 10:52 PM
Instagram has become a go-to sharing photography app. With the addition of video it has only improved over time....
| Oct 23, 2013
| 8:12 AM
Not in the mood to type out an email? Write it out.
Google this week announced a new feature for Gmail and Google Docs that allows users to hand write their emails and documents using their computer mouse or trackpad.
"Whether you’re a student...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 2:50 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Google is asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit that seeks to block the Internet giant from electronically scanning the content of emails on its Gmail service.
The lawsuit filed in May accuses Google of illegally opening and...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Katherine Gould recently enjoyed a thrilling ride on Magic Mountain's fast-zooming, forward-and-backward-rotating, face-down-plunging X2 roller coaster.
Then she underwent a frustrating experience trying to recover from Magic Mountain's lost-and-found...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 7:05 PM
Melbourne IT, an Australian firm that allows website owners to buy addresses such as latimes.com, said the downtime suffered by the New York Times website Tuesday began when hackers gained access to the user name and password of one of the company's sales...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Riot Games became the latest video game developer to suffer a data breach, the Santa Monica company disclosed Tuesday.
Real names, user names, email addresses and encrypted passwords belonging to "a portion" of North American players of League of...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 7:30 AM
A home security camera being used as a baby monitor by a Texas family was hacked last week, according to its owner.
The incident has once again drawn international attention to the increasing number of security flaws being discovered in “smart-...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:54 PM
A hacker group briefly took control of portions of the Washington Post, Time and CNN websites on Thursday after breaking into an article recommendation service used by the news outlets.
The Syrian Electronic Army took credit for the breach, with one...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 3:37 PM
The Federal Bureau of Investigation confirmed Wednesday they were investigating an alleged "sextortion" case involving newly crowned Miss Teen USA Cassidy Wolf from Orange County and other women.
Laura Eimiller, spokeswoman for the FBI's Los Angeles...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 6:29 PM
Two decades ago, One Wilshire was just another fading office tower losing its white-collar tenants to splashy new skyscrapers nearby. Today the unassuming high-rise is one of the most valuable in the city, having sold for a record $437.5 million.