Scientists in New York have successfully stored the highest amount of data ever kept in just a single gram of DNA. This breakthrough in data science can change how we keep and retrieve information in the future.
March 3, 2017
T-Mobile CEO John Legere announced the addition of 16 new services to Binge On. These include Apple Music, Fox Now and the Disney Channel.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 26, 2016
After initially being against the program, Google-owned video content providers YouTube and Google Play Movies have joined T-Mobile's Binge On to allow users to stream video without using up their data allowance.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 17, 2016
The European Data Relay System (EDRS) of the ESA will collect data from low-orbiting satellites through laser and send it down to Earth in almost-real time. It is projected as Europe''s new space data superhighway.
Space January 30, 2016
Along with streaming services like Netflix and Hulu, T-Mobile has added Fox News, Amazon Video and more to its Binge On roster.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 28, 2016
Google announced an update to its Data Saver functionality that will now remove images from loading at first to save users up to 70 percent of data on the Chrome app for Android.
Apps/Software December 1, 2015
A new Jawbone study published Wednesday found that women around the world get 20 minutes more sleep than men on average. But why is this the case?
Wearable Tech October 21, 2015
New data from Facebook reveals that Americans are increasingly coming out on Facebook. The number of people coming out each day is on track to be three times higher than what it was last year.
Internet October 16, 2015
IBM announced its planned acquisition of Cleversafe, developer of dsNet solutions. The acquisition will put dsNet solutions and technologies into IBM's hands, which the company plans to use for hybrid cloud implementations.
Legal October 7, 2015
T-Mobile now has plans to ban its extreme heavy data users, particularly those that tether their smartphones to their devices and use up to and more than 2,000 GB per month.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 11, 2015
Microsoft has released updates for Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 and it turns out that the updates have enhanced data collection on these older operating system versions. We will guide you on how to stop Microsoft from collecting the data.
Apps/Software August 30, 2015
Sprint just rolled out a new free add-on for its plan that consists of free calls, texts, and 1 GB of data from those U.S. customers traveling to Canada, Mexico, or select Latin American countries.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 11, 2015
Forget about grassroots campaigns. Republic VX is a new platform designed to help campaign managers for Republican candidates keep track of staffers, voters and volunteers.
Apps/Software August 5, 2015
T-Mobile is reportedly planning to make a few announcements this week, including one that is a part of the grand scheme of better compliance with net neutrality regulations.
June 8, 2015
The human element, specifically clicking on malicous emails and attachments, pose the greatest network security threat and lead to a majority of data breach incidents. A new report also notes that hackers are favoring Web application attacks more and more.
Internet April 15, 2015
Once hackers hit a file and data trove, the information can fly fast and furious around the globe. Perhaps what's most surprising is that hackers don't jump on vulnerable data as quickly as most may think.
Internet April 8, 2015
Social network Snapchat promises to provide insight on data requests twice a year. It's also aiming to shore up security so that uers' snaps aren't grabbed by third-party apps.
Apps/Software April 4, 2015
Anyone using Facebook is reportedly being tracked and activity data is being collected in violation of European law, according to a new report. Facebook isn't making it easy for account members or visitors to opt-out of such monitoring.
Internet April 1, 2015
Don't go over your monthly quota! Use these hacks to preserve data on your iPhone or Android phones.
Geek March 17, 2015
The U.S. State Department takes down its unclassified email servers again. This time, however, there doesn't appear to be a threat. The department is being proactive, it claims in a press release.
Internet March 15, 2015
Federal law enforcement agencies are under scrutiny for tapping unique surveillance technology to find and collect citizen cellphone data. The program has reportedly collected information on tens of thousands of citizens, claim reports.
Internet March 12, 2015
What are the best spring break destinations? Sitting on the beach might be fun, but taking this 'optimal road trip' may just be the coolest thing you could do.
Internet Culture March 10, 2015
Cablevision announced a new Wi-Fi mobile phone service that will provide a much cheaper connectivity than standard cellular services. The service will be the first to be introduced by a cable providing company.
Business January 26, 2015
If CES 2015 showed us anything, it's that you can quantify everything about yourself, from tracking your steps to your unborn baby's movements. But what's really going to be meaningful to our lives?
Geek January 12, 2015
Freezing apps and stalled text messages are common annoyances on any mobile device. Resolving these issues on Android requires an adjustment or two under the hood. The good news is most of the fixes are short and sweet.
Gadgets January 1, 2015
T-Mobile customers are gaining the ability to bank unused data for months when their allotments wane from GBs to MBs to zero. To celebrate the new Data Stash, T-Mobile is giving qualifying customers 10 GB to start off their stashes.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 16, 2014
With computers being such a huge part of our lives, the security of data is becoming increasingly important. Many, however, don't know what to do in order to make sure data is safe. Here are five videos that can help.
Computers November 13, 2014
Facebook says government requests for data jumped 24 percent in the first six months of this year. The social networking company will continue to combat 'overly broad' warrants, says Facebook's top lawyer.
Internet November 5, 2014
Cloud service storage vendor once again denies a hack incident and claims user account info was hacked via another party. It claims posted data by hackers is not its data.
Computers October 14, 2014
AT&T is offering double the data on shared accounts. The deal ends Oct. 31 and is good indefinitely, as long as account holders make no changes to their plans.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 29, 2014
The Bureau of Labor Statistics recently released data on how much money different age groups spent on reading in 2013. Let's just say all of those rumors about print dying are true.
Internet Culture September 29, 2014
The embattled carmaker, which has had to deal with the largest recall in its history this year, is promoting a company leader into a new cybersecurity role. It's all about ensuring critical tech systems being developed will work without a glitch and that car driver data will be secure.
Business September 24, 2014
Christian Rudder, the co-founder and president of the online dating site OkCupid released the new book "Dataclysm" on Sept. 9. What can the mass of personal data we leave online tell us about ourselves?
Internet Culture September 10, 2014
Microsoft continues to refuse to hand over emails stored at its Ireland data center. This comes despite a ruling from a U.S. judge that lifted the suspension on the hold of the warrant, but Microsoft will appeal.
Business Tech September 1, 2014
Twitter unleashes the power of analytics to all of its users. Any Twitter user can now analyze trends among their personal tweets and assess the total engagement of the content they share.
Internet August 28, 2014
An Austrian law student has seen his lawsuit against Facebook draw nearly 20,000 supporters. The case is likely to be heard in Austria, and if successful, offer a settlement of about $669 to each person joining.
Internet August 5, 2014
Splunk announces a series of price cuts for its data analysis and cloud services. The company also added that it is guaranteeing 100 percent uptime.
Apps/Software August 5, 2014
A U.S. court has ruled against Microsoft in its battle over email data stored in Ireland. It comes as much of the tech world has criticized the government over its demands for the data.
Business Tech August 5, 2014
The search company claims it doesn't want to be in the health care industry, but it's embarking on one of the most ambitious health research efforts ever seen. Google promises to provide the data to scientists.
Wearable Tech July 28, 2014
Verizon Wireless announced that customers on the unlimited 4G LTE plan will have their use 'throttled' in high-congestion areas. The move, set to start in October, could see some anger from users who may cry foul.
Business Tech July 28, 2014
Mars rovers need orbiting data networks to communicate with Earth, and now NASA is asking private industry to build a system capable of carrying out the task.
Space July 26, 2014
EMC is hoping to boost its cloud offerings with the acquisition of TwinStrata. The aim is to continue to innovate on cloud data storage on multiple platforms.
Apps/Software July 8, 2014
Google is looking to continue to revolutionize how the world views and understands data. Its new Cloud Dataflow brings changes to how the world is able to analyze data in the cloud.
Computers June 27, 2014
Facebook is looking to get the remaining five billion people onto its network. To do so, the company has created a new Android app that uses less data for emerging markets.
Apps/Software June 22, 2014
The University of Cincinnati Medical Center says it has fired a staffer tied to allegations of a patient's data being posted on Facebook. The patient is suing the center as well as two employees and an ex-lover.
Internet June 9, 2014