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Internet Pioneer Warns Our Era Could Become The ‘Digital Dark Ages’

Internet Pioneer Warns Our Era Could Become The ‘Digital Dark Ages’What happens when today's high-tech data storage systems become tomorrow's floppy discs? Google Vice President Vint Cerf is concerned about the answer and its implications for preserving history.

Commercial Drone Rules To Limit Their Weight, Speed And Altitude

Commercial Drone Rules To Limit Their Weight, Speed And AltitudeThe Federal Aviation Administration has released long-awaited draft rules on the operation of pilotless drones, opening the nation's airspace to the commercial possibilities of the burgeoning technology, but not without restrictions.

Another Winter Storm Slams The Northeast

Another Winter Storm Slams The NortheastThe fourth winter storm in the Northeast this year was adding to the 6 feet of snow already on the ground in some areas, bringing with it hurricane-force winds and near-white-out conditions.

Boehner Blames Democrats For Scuffle Over Homeland Security Funding

Boehner Blames Democrats For Scuffle Over Homeland Security FundingHouse Speaker John Boehner says he's prepared to let the Department of Homeland Security run out of money to push the Republican majority's efforts to reverse President Obama's immigration initiative.

The Other Chocolate Tries For Sweet Redemption

The Other Chocolate Tries For Sweet RedemptionSome say white chocolate has a bad reputation because of its history of poor quality ingredients. But aficionados say its mellow sweetness can bring out flavors that bitter dark chocolate smothers.

The Black Market For Stolen Health Care Data

The Black Market For Stolen Health Care DataThe U.S. is moving to digitize health care with electronic medical records, Web portals and mobile apps. But as medical data goes online, it is becoming a hot commodity for hackers.

‘We’re All One,’ Chapel Hill Shooting Victim Said In StoryCorps Talk

‘We’re All One,’ Chapel Hill Shooting Victim Said In StoryCorps Talk"Growing up in America has been such a blessing," Yusor Abu-Salha said in a conversation with her former teacher that was recorded by the StoryCorps oral history project last summer.

Scientific Pros Weigh The Cons Of Messing With Earth’s Thermostat

Scientific Pros Weigh The Cons Of Messing With Earth’s ThermostatGeoengineering has been seen as the potential last-ditch option to stave off the worst effects of climate change, given that agreements to reduce greenhouse gas emissions have been slow in coming.

Jon Stewart Will Leave ‘The Daily Show’ This Year

Jon Stewart Will Leave ‘The Daily Show’ This Year"Seventeen years is the longest I have ever — in my life — held a job, by 16 years and five months," Stewart said. "The upshot there being, I am a terrible employee. ..."

Samsung’s Privacy Policy Warns Customers Their Smart TVs Are Listening

Samsung’s Privacy Policy Warns Customers Their Smart TVs Are ListeningAll of Samsung's smart TVs — which take voice commands — come with a warning to consumers that essentially says: Your TV is listening and might be sending what you say to Samsung and a third party responsible for transcribing what you say.