| Sep 3, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Katherine Gould recently enjoyed a thrilling ride on Magic Mountain's fast-zooming, forward-and-backward-rotating, face-down-plunging X2 roller coaster.
Then she underwent a frustrating experience trying to recover from Magic Mountain's lost-and-found...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Image via http://www.booyahadvertising.com/ From Lolly Bowean's story this morning: A growing number of people don't check their email or rely on it as heavily for information anymore, (said Steve Jones, a professor of communications at the University...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 7:05 PM
Melbourne IT, an Australian firm that allows website owners to buy addresses such as latimes.com, said the downtime suffered by the New York Times website Tuesday began when hackers gained access to the user name and password of one of the company's sales...
| Aug 25, 2013
First things first: Janet Lane is not a teenage boy.
You can imagine her surprise when friends started alerting her that emails she sent from her Hotmail account arrived with a picture of a young man wearing a lime green shirt holding what appears to be...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Riot Games became the latest video game developer to suffer a data breach, the Santa Monica company disclosed Tuesday.
Real names, user names, email addresses and encrypted passwords belonging to "a portion" of North American players of League of...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 7:30 AM
A home security camera being used as a baby monitor by a Texas family was hacked last week, according to its owner.
The incident has once again drawn international attention to the increasing number of security flaws being discovered in “smart-...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:54 PM
A hacker group briefly took control of portions of the Washington Post, Time and CNN websites on Thursday after breaking into an article recommendation service used by the news outlets.
The Syrian Electronic Army took credit for the breach, with one...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 3:37 PM
The Federal Bureau of Investigation confirmed Wednesday they were investigating an alleged "sextortion" case involving newly crowned Miss Teen USA Cassidy Wolf from Orange County and other women.
Laura Eimiller, spokeswoman for the FBI's Los Angeles...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 7:21 AM
Imagine being on the other side of the world, having enemy soldiers trying to kill you and finding out that, while you were in a relationship when you left for battle, you’re not going to be in one when you get home.
“I’d say a solid...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 6:27 PM
Anyone active in online social networking has likely received one: A message from someone who clicked on the wrong link, flooding friends' inboxes or feeds with more links about weight loss drugs or shocking photos.
Or you might remember that time Burger...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:42 AM
Beyonce has chosen to go with a new pixie cut, a Russian man has sued a bank after they refuesed to honor the (modified) contract they signed, and the email provider previously used by former Marylander Edward Snowden has shut down under what appears to...