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Cruz App Data Collection Helps Campaign Read Minds of Voters

By Michael Biesecker and Julie Bykowicz | Feb 11
Ted Cruz's "Cruz Crew" mobile app is designed to gather detailed information from its users' phones - tracking their physical movements and mining the names and contact information for friends who might want nothing to do with his campaign.

College Student's X-Rated Cucumber Reply to Kanye Tweet Goes Viral

PERSONAL TECH | Feb 12
A Colombian college student's x-rated reply about a cucumber to a tweet by Kanye West went viral this week.

Obama Seeks Cybersecurity Boost to Replace 'Ancient' Tech

PERSONAL TECH | By Tami Abdollah | Feb 12
President Barack Obama said Tuesday he is asking Congress for $3.1 billion to update the government's archaic computer systems to protect them from cyberattacks as part of a new, centralized effort to boost cybersecurity.

Cruz App Data Collection Helps Campaign Read Minds of Voters

PERSONAL TECH | By Michael Biesecker and Julie Bykowicz | Feb 11
Ted Cruz's "Cruz Crew" mobile app is designed to gather detailed information from its users' phones - tracking their physical movements and mining the names and contact information for friends who might want nothing to do with his campaign.

Breakthrough: Scientists Detect Einstein-Predicted Ripples

SCIENCE | By Seth Borenstein | Feb 11
In an announcement that electrified the world of astronomy, scientists said Thursday that they have finally detected gravitational waves, the ripples in the fabric of space-time that Einstein predicted a century ago.

Young Adults Swipe Right on Tinder, But is It Just a Game?

PERSONAL TECH | By Tali Abrel | Feb 11
Online dating services are now hip with young adults, but not always for dating.