Computers & Technology

7 Things You Didn't Know About Twitter
7 Things You Didn’t Know About Twitter

That small blue bird has a few big secrets. >>

5 Compelling Reasons to Consider Unplugging From Technology
5 Compelling Reasons to Consider Unplugging From Technology

You're right to sometimes ignore texts and email in your inbox. Here are five research-backed… >>

Remembering September 11: How America Has Changed
Remembering September 11: How America Has Changed

"Nothing will ever be the same" was our constant refrain after the terrorist attacks. But how… >>

How to Protect a Stolen Laptop From Thieves
How to Protect a Stolen Laptop From Thieves

Here, expert tricks to beat any computer thief, recover your hardware, and save your data in just a… >>

Incredible: This Son's App Saved His Mother's Life
Incredible: This Son’s App Saved His Mother’s Life

Inspired by his grandfather's ingenuity, Andrew Josephson developed a stethoscope app that worked… >>

How Unhealthy Is Binge Watching? Press Pause, and Read On
How Unhealthy Is Binge Watching? Press Pause, and Read On

Binge-watching might be worse for you than you think, according to the latest research, but here's… >>

7 Ways Technology Can Make You Sick
7 Ways Technology Can Make You Sick

Modern gadgets make life a breeze—until they don't. >>

After Hackers Steal Credit Cards, Here's What Happens
After Hackers Steal Credit Cards, Here’s What Happens

If you're a victim of credit card hacking or fraud, you should know what goes on after the thieves… >>

Here's How to Take Superior Pictures With Your Smartphone
Here’s How to Take Superior Pictures With Your Smartphone

Smartphones have great cameras built in, yet tapping a button on the screen often sends a small… >>

5 Creative Ways Cops Are Cutting Down on Crime
5 Creative Ways Cops Are Cutting Down on Crime

Could these innovative ideas handcuff criminals? >>

Are You a Creative Creature or the Village Videot?
Are You a Creative Creature or the Village Videot?

Living is more than watching and listening. It is doing. (This Reader's Digest classic short story… >>

3 Telemedicine Apps Everyone Should Know (Just in Case)
3 Telemedicine Apps Everyone Should Know (Just in Case)

Here's how to use your smartphone to get top medical care and information any time, any place. >>

The Film Technology That Brings Us Closer to the Apes
The Film Technology That Brings Us Closer to the Apes

As used in the 2014 movie, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. >>

7 Online Privacy Tools You Should Use
7 Online Privacy Tools You Should Use

If you're worried about your personal information falling into the wrong hands, these online… >>

7 Women You Should Thank Every Time You Use a Computer
7 Women You Should Thank Every Time You Use a Computer

These smart women made for some significant and groundbreaking changes in technology. >>

How Does Google Work?
How Does Google Work?

It's not magic, but the tech wizardry behind the world's favorite search engine may still amaze you. >>

How Bunker Roy and the Barefoot College Plan to Light Up the World
How Bunker Roy and the Barefoot College Plan to Light Up the World

A social activist taps one of our planet’s greatest power sources: grandmothers. >>

My Love Story, Before Social Networks
My Love Story, Before Social Networks

The tale of a man who traveled across two countries and an ocean to follow the love of his life. >>

Need a New Computer? 7 Key Questions to Ask First
Need a New Computer? 7 Key Questions to Ask First

If you think it's time for a hardware update, make sure you go through this checklist first. >>

The Best Photo Apps for Your Smartphone
The Best Photo Apps for Your Smartphone

Get more out of your camera with these tested and approved photo apps. >>