| Oct 22, 2013
| 2:54 PM
MEXICO CITY -- Mexico on Tuesday ramped up its protest over reports that the United States spied on numerous senior Mexican leaders, including the country’s current and former presidents.
Foreign Minister Jose Antonio Meade, speaking in Geneva,...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 11:24 AM
In a confusing marketing tactic, Yahoo is reducing the amount of free storage it gives users of its email service from "unlimited" to 1 terabyte.
"We're moving to 1TB because 'unlimited' wasn't a feature that we discussed very much or a feature that our...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 3:07 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- A San Jose federal judge has ruled that Google must face a lawsuit that accuses the tech giant of illegally opening and reading the contents of email sent through its Gmail service in violation of federal wiretapping statutes.
| Sep 26, 2013
| 10:32 AM
The FBI has arrested a 19-year-old Temecula man who authorities believe to be involved in a "sextortion" case involving Miss Teen USA Cassidy Wolf from Orange County, officials said Thursday.
Jared James Abrahams is accused of cybercrimes for...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 12:50 PM
The 19-year-old Temecula man charged with "sextorting" newly crowned Miss Teen USA and several other young women allegedly told FBI agents that he used 30 to 40 computers to carry out his crimes.
According to a criminal complaint and court affidavit,...
| 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...
| 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-...