Small underground nuclear power plants that could be cheaper to build than their behemoth counterparts may herald the future for an energy industry under intense scrutiny since the Fukushima disaster, the incoming head of the Nuclear Energy Agency told The Associated Press.
If you click ‘Like’ on your favorite brands or companies on Facebook, you could be signing up for more than you bargained for.
Facebook users in the U.S. will soon be able to see which of their friends are in close proximity using a new feature the company is launching on Thursday.
He takes the stage to spread his anti-bullying message. Who is Jeff Bullis? Meet the 19-year-old West Chester, Oh. teen who is using his self-taught craft to help kids across America.
The students bested teams from nine states--including the University of Louisville--in a recent competition. Organizers described the cyber squad as "one of the finest teams that has played in the CCDC."
A dangerous new phishing scam is targeting the sensitive information of millions of Netflix users.
If the first thing that comes to mind when thinking of a computer programmer is someone sitting alone in a room, pounding away at a keyboard typing gibberish, then it might be time to think again.
Each week, we recap the stories and trends that made headlines in the digital world. Read on to see what you missed.
This week one project looks to double funds for a local hip hop and youth arts center. The second seeks help to expand a café that the owner says enriches the community.
Sony is recalling some of its VAIO laptop computers, saying that it's possible that its non-removable battery pack could overheat.
Republican opposition to Obama administration plans to spin off U.S. oversight of the Internet's domain name system is evolving into an election-year political fight, with GOP lawmakers using it as the latest front in their attacks on President Barack Obama's trustworthiness.
One of the biggest encryption flaws the Internet has ever endured has potentially affected thousands of websites.
Millions of passwords, credit card numbers and other personal information may be at risk as a result of a major breakdown in Internet security revealed earlier this week.
An alarming lapse in Internet security has exposed millions of passwords, credit card numbers and other sensitive bits of information to potential theft by computer hackers who may have been secretly exploiting the problem before its discovery.
Is it really a friend or is it a predator? Unless you are actively monitoring your child's smartphone and tablet apps, you are not getting a complete picture of who they're talking to.
Three years ago, doctors reported that zapping a paralyzed man's spinal cord with electricity allowed him to stand and move his legs. Now they've done the same with three other patients, suggesting their original success was no fluke.
Microsoft will end support for the persistently popular Windows XP on Tuesday, and the move could put everything from the operations of heavy industry to the identities of everyday people in danger.
A selfie with more than 3.4 million retweets on Twitter and a dance song with more than 1 billion views on YouTube have one major thing in common -- huge virality.
A young San Diego boy is in the spotlight after he discovered a back door in to one of the most popular gaming systems in the world.
Amazon's new Fire TV streaming device shows a lot of potential in bringing together the best features from competing devices and adding voice search on top of that.