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Bill Gates (Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Bill Gates: Not All Government Surveillance Is Bad

Microsoft founder says he’s confident his private phone calls are not tapped.

01/23/2014

Google's prototype device measures the glucose levels in tears. 
(Getty Images)

Google Develops Contact Lens Glucose Monitor

Prototype device measures the amount of glucose in tears.

01/17/2014

California woman was given the same traffic citation as if she was texting or on her cell phone while driving. (Getty Images)

Woman To Testify Against Google Glass Citation

California woman was given ticket for wearing Google Glass while driving.

01/16/2014

Spammers pay people to constantly click on websites to drive up page views. (Getty Images)

Selling Social Media Clicks Becomes Big Business

“Click farms” have sprung up overseas, where workers tap buttons to increase social media standings.

01/06/2014

Hackers broke into Snapchat files and published millions of phone numbers and usernames. (Getty Images)

Snapchat Promises To Make App More Secure

A security breach allowed hackers to collect the usernames and phone numbers of 4.6 million Snapchat users

01/03/2014

Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer until early next year. (Getty Images)

Microsoft: No New CEO This Year

A Microsoft blog post says the company hopes to have an announcement in early 2014.

CBS Seattle–12/17/2013

Microsoft’s top legal counsel is calling recently uncovered government surveillance an “advanced persistent threat alongside sophisticated malware and cyber attacks.” (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Chief Microsoft Lawyer: Government Spying On Par With ‘Cyber Attacks, Sophisticated Malware’

Microsoft’s top legal counsel is calling recently uncovered government surveillance an “advanced persistent threat alongside sophisticated malware and cyber attacks.”

12/05/2013

The restaurant says it's concerned Google Glass might be used to photograph or video unsuspecting diners. (Getty Images)

Seattle Restaurant Ejects Customer Wearing Google Glass

The Lost Lake Cafe asked a customer to leave because he wouldn’t take off his Google Glass.

11/29/2013

Oracle Corp. president Safra Catz says it makes sense to bring jobs back to the United States. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Boeing, Oracle CEOs: Jobs Coming Back To US From Overseas

Oracle Corp. president Safra Catz says it makes sense to bring jobs back to the United States.

09/17/2013