| Feb 9, 2015
| 7:03 AM
Chipotle had to apologize to its hundreds of thousands of followers early Sunday morning after a hacker took control of the company's Twitter account and began posting racist and anti-government messages, according to USA Today.
The hack lasted for...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 5:08 AM
Pentagon officials have started calling retired generals to let them know that their home addresses, private emails and other personal information appeared in a document that was publicized globally by a group claiming to support the Islamic State....
| Jan 30, 2015
| 1:33 PM
Snapchat isn’t just a Los Angeles technology start-up these days. It’s also a media production company, and one that counts a Spielberg and a Goldwyn on its crew.
On Saturday, Snapchat plans to debut a weekly, five-minute show called “...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 4:00 AM
The 2014-15 TV season was already shaping up to be a watershed year for diversity on the major networks, thanks to the success of ABC's "black-ish" and "How to Get Away With Murder." The most-watched new comedy and new drama of the season, respectively,...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 6:06 PM
It was a typical winter morning on the Twitter feed of Eastern Shore television station WBOC: a stream of messages about snowfall and a reminder to download the station's weather app for the latest updates.
Then the Cyber Caliphate arrived. Just after...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 6:55 PM
The automated switchboard, that most satanic of corporate innovations, isn't going away even though the vast majority of consumers despise it.
In fact, the technology may play an even greater role in your life by migrating to your cellphone.
| Jan 29, 2015
| 4:09 PM
Everything was going along quite routinely on Thursday afternoon for Deondre Francois, until someone, as he puts it, "hacked," his Twitter account.
The tweet from the Bradenton IMG Academy quarterback's Twitter account @Deondre_3 read, "I'm officially...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 1:15 PM
Some Twitter accounts of the New York Post and UPI, as well as the news agency's website, were briefly hacked Friday.
Tweets with false economic and military news were posted and then deleted.
One tweet on United Press International's feed said that...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 7:00 AM
The fear of missing out has been greatly exaggerated.
In general, people who frequently used the Internet, cellphones and social media are no more stressed than adults who used those digital technologies less or not at all, according to a poll from...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 8:13 AM
The Pentagon is investigating how hackers claiming to be aligned with Islamic State took over U.S. military social media accounts Monday and released more than half a dozen documents, some with the home addresses of retired generals.
The invasion of...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 1:31 PM
Visitors to Crayola's Facebook page this weekend may have found it a little, er, off-color.
Hackers briefly commandeered the page, posting cartoon pictures of breasts and sophomoric sex jokes.
The Forks Township crayon and marker manufacturer regained...