Technology

Newly-Discovered Planet Has Similarities to Earth

SCIENCE | Aug 27
It turns out the next star over in our corner of the galaxy has a planet that looks a lot like ours.

Activist Discovers iPhone Spyware, Sparking Security Update

PERSONAL TECH | By Raphael Satter, Jon Gambrell, and Daniella Cheslow | Aug 27
Hidden behind a link in a text message was a highly targeted form of spyware crafted to take advantage of three previously undisclosed weaknesses in Apple's mobile operating system.

Reward Your Ears: 5 Gadgets to Liven Up Your Music

PERSONAL TECH | By Ron Harris | Aug 27
Consider quality Bluetooth speakers, finely crafted headphones and even a portable turntable for vinyl on the go, if analog is your thing. Here's a look at some nice gear to consider.

The Edutainment Video Game Pipeline: Why Teachers Should Beware

VIDEO GAMES | By Matthew Nelson | Aug 27
Last month, strategy game guru Sid Meier and video game publisher 2K announced the 2017 release of "Civilization Edu," a redesign of the wildly popular "Civilization" strategy game series specially tailored for classrooms.

Trump Unveils 'America First' Mobile App

PERSONAL TECH | Aug 26
Donald Trump's presidential campaign now has its own mobile app.