7 tips for stronger passwords -- and why you may not need them

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 11:58am
After the latest hacking attack, it's time to upgrade your passwords or try one of these alternatives
Categories: Business & Technology

Largest ever username and password collection stolen by hackers

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 10:35pm
A security firm found that Russian hackers have stolen the largest known collection of username and passwords
Categories: Business & Technology

Apple sets launch date for new iPhone: Report

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 6:14pm
The next iPhone could be introduced in just a few weeks
Categories: Business & Technology

At Black Hat, hacking home alarms, smart cars and more

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 5:40pm
At Las Vegas conference, hackers pick apart popular technology in the interest of better security
Categories: Business & Technology

Horses communicate with their eyes and ears

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 3:48pm
Horse communication may be more sophisticated than humans realized, researchers say
Categories: Business & Technology

Fish may not like loud music either

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 1:47pm
University of Minnesota researchers are installing an experimental underwater speaker system to ward off Asian Carp near Genoa, Wisconsin. WKBT's Brittany Schmidt reports.
Categories: Business & Technology

Treasures of a 2,100-year-old king's tomb

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 1:38pm
Burial tomb for an ancient king was filled with gold, silver and other riches, and grave robbers didn't get everything
Categories: Business & Technology

Should all data breaches be revealed? Some say no

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 1:18pm
A number of top technical executives recently said that the rush to disclose electronic attacks has gone too far
Categories: Business & Technology

New tech helps parents keep teen drivers safe

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 1:12pm
Ford MyKey, GM Family Link and other options let parents set limits and track their teens on the road
Categories: Business & Technology

Scientist in research scandal found dead

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 12:51pm
Scientist involved in a scandal over falsified data aparently committed suicide, according to police
Categories: Business & Technology

BombGaza app pulled from Google Play

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 12:33pm
A game that encourages players to "drop bombs" on Gaza gets pulled after public backlash
Categories: Business & Technology

Toxic algae in Lake Erie: What you need to know

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 12:09pm
How did microcystin get into the water, and what are the risks it could happen again?
Categories: Business & Technology

Bats' future hangs in balance as deadly virus spreads

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 10:00am
Over six million bats have died from white-nose syndrome since 2007; effects on farmers may be devastating
Categories: Business & Technology

Rosetta space probe closes in on comet

CBS Sci-Tech - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 10:40pm
After 4-billion-mile journey, space mission to a distant comet is expected to reach its target tomorrow
Categories: Business & Technology

Corps agrees to disclose dam pollution

CBS Sci-Tech - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 7:47pm
In groundbreaking legal settlement, Corps agrees to pay $143,000 and reveal amount of pollutants its damns are sending into waterways
Categories: Business & Technology

Accessing digital assets of deceased loved ones could prove difficult

CBS Sci-Tech - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 6:33pm
It used to be that when a family member died, a loved one would be tasked with sorting through their personal effects, but now many documents and photos are kept online. As one Virginia family discovered, accessing that digital information can be extremely difficult. CBS News' Paula Reid reports.
Categories: Business & Technology

New laws may provide digital closure after death

CBS Sci-Tech - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 6:32pm
Antiquated privacy laws have left family members locked out of their loved ones' digital accounts, but that's changing -- thanks to one family
Categories: Business & Technology

Algae spreads across Lake Erie

CBS Sci-Tech - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 6:26pm
The water supply for Toledo, Ohio and southern Monroe County, Mich. was declared unsafe to drink or bathe in for two days as algae blooms spread in Lake Erie
Categories: Business & Technology

Lower testosterone helped societies develop: Study

CBS Sci-Tech - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 5:27pm
Human skulls may hold a clue to the development of early human societies
Categories: Business & Technology

Modern-day kids stumped by typewriter

CBS Sci-Tech - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 3:04pm
What happens when kids encounter antiquated technology? The Fine Brothers find out in a hilarious YouTube video
Categories: Business & Technology


Subscribe to Mississippi Delta News aggregator - Business & Technology