It doesn't take a superpower to take down the U.S. in a brutal cyber attack. That's part of the message uncovered in Sunday night's "60 Minutes," where Steve Kroft investigated the devastating attack on Sony Pictures. Kroft asked cyber security expert and FireEye COO Kevin Mandia about future threats to American companies.
The new voice-controlled personal assistant gadget can now play your request on Pandora or be a home automation hub
The NASA scientist who discovered the space rock said she was inspired by the teenager's work
A contagious cancer is killing clams, a mysterious mass of methane, dinosaur cannibalism, alien life and goldfish take over
A near-complete skeleton of a new species of carnivorous bird that lived 3.5 million years ago was found in Argentina
A weird warm spot in the water may help explain extreme winters, persistent drought and sick sea lion pups washing ashore
A study found that rising radon levels in Pennsylvania have corresponded with a boom in oil and gas activity in the state
Apple Watch went on presale Friday, so finally the wait is over -- except that it's not
Cuba and U.S. are separated by only 90 miles of water -- a boundary that sea life and oil spills completely ignore
A rare manuscript written by British mathematician and code-breaker Alan Turing has gone up for auction along with several other pieces of computer science history, including a fully functional Enigma machine. Used by the Germans during WWII, Enigma machines helped the Nazis send encrypted messages until Turing and a team of code-breakers at Bletchley Park cracked the code.
Some big companies are shelling out to preemptively register domain names ending in ".suck," but critics of the new domains say they're essentially a shakedown tool. CNET senior editor Jeff Bakalar has more.
CNET senior editor Jeff Bakalar tells CBSN's Meg Oliver and Vinita Nair about the backlog of Apple Watch orders. Although consumers have been able to pre-order watches this month, they won't receive them until June or later.
The lots offer "extraordinary insight into the working mind of one of the greatest luminaries of the 20th century"
One domain registrar is under fire for a "shakedown scheme" to sell company and celebrity ".sucks" URLs for exorbitant sums
Nick Dietz compiles some of the week's best viral videos, including Indiana Jones in real life, a human-powered theme park and an epic math class April Fools' Day prank. Plus, a fox is reunited with his best friend and unbelievable cuteness ensues.
Hidden corner of cyberspace established in part to help dissidents in China, Russia and Iran evade censorship is being used for more sinister purposes
Nick Dietz compiles some of the week's best viral videos
Figure 1, a mobile app for the medical set, helps clinicians all over the world share expertise and solve difficult cases
Spring is here and for many it’s time to clean up and organize their home. But computer security experts say it’s also a good time to clean up your digital life. The National Cyber Security Alliance is offering several tips to help protect your online information.
New evidence from a fossil of a teenage dinosaur shows it was attacked and partially eaten by its own kind