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Will digital currency go mainstream?

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 2:08am
Money has evolved from coins to credit cards to digital currencies, but will consumers buy in to the latest trend? CBS News' Ines Novacic reports.
Categories: Business & Technology

Counterintuitive tips for beating hackers

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 12:07am
If recent cyberattacks have taught us anything, it's that companies need to think differently about security
Categories: Business & Technology

Tablets, e-reading devices may inhibit sleep

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 11:26pm
Many of us spend hours in front of the glowing screens of our tablets or e-readers late into the evening hours. But a new study finds that could be one of the reasons we're not getting enough sleep. CBS News' Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
Categories: Business & Technology

In digital age, money continues to evolve

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 11:17pm
From digital currencies like Bitcoin to e-commerce, the way we use and think about money is changing
Categories: Business & Technology

Tablets and e-readers can interfere with sleep

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 10:39pm
Don't curl up with a glowing electronic screen when you're trying to unwind at the end of the day, researchers say
Categories: Business & Technology

California storms unearth ancient fossils

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 7:44pm
Eroded by heavy rains, beaches and cliffs along the Pacific coast are revealing fossil finds dating back millions of years
Categories: Business & Technology

North Korea's Internet takes a hit after Sony hack

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 7:21pm
The country's Internet went dark Monday, prompting experts to wonder whether the outage was a result of a cyberattack
Categories: Business & Technology

First gorilla born in a zoo turns 58 in Ohio

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 7:00pm
Colo, a Western lowland gorilla, is celebrating with cake made of peanut butter, applesauce, honey, carrots and Greek yogurt
Categories: Business & Technology

Drone under the tree? What to know before you fly

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 5:43pm
The FAA and industry groups are rolling out guidelines to help amateur pilots stay safe and keep out of trouble
Categories: Business & Technology

Staples: 1.16 million cards stolen in breach

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 3:13pm
The company has released a list of stores where hacking software was detected, affecting shoppers from July through September
Categories: Business & Technology

Apple to set a new record in phone sales

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 2:56pm
Apple is about to set a new record this holiday season. The company is expecting sell 67 million smartphones in December, thanks to the success of their latest iPhone. CNET Editor Dan Ackerman joins "CBSN" with more on why the iPhone 6 is so popular.
Categories: Business & Technology

Unraveling the chemistry of Christmas cookies

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 1:39pm
Use food science to get just the right balance of chewy, crispy and cakey in your holiday baked goods
Categories: Business & Technology

Microsoft betting big on future of handwriting

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 10:15am
Inside Microsoft's device laboratory, hundreds of designers are working to perfect something we've all been using since grade school
Categories: Business & Technology

Syrian refugees inspire a life-saving device

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 9:29am
The plight of the war-torn country's youngest victims led a British student to create something that could save thousands of babies
Categories: Business & Technology

Sony hackers appear to mock FBI in new message

Sat, 12/20/2014 - 8:31pm
Response that appears to be from hackers comes after FBI says North Korea was responsible for attack
Categories: Business & Technology

As more networks live stream, is it time to cut the cord?

Sat, 12/20/2014 - 1:11pm
Just this week NBC joined CBS, ABC and HBO in offering live streaming of its programming to computers, smartphones and other mobile devices. CNET senior editor Dan Ackerman joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss this change.
Categories: Business & Technology

North Korea responds to Sony hack attack allegations

Sat, 12/20/2014 - 10:46am
Response comes after U.S. blames dictatorship of Kim Jong Un for hacking that escalated to terrorist threats
Categories: Business & Technology

Time Lapse: Amsterdam Light Festival

Sat, 12/20/2014 - 4:05am
Visually stunning hyper-lapse video shows off the bursts of color dotting the landscape of Amsterdam during the third installment of its Light Festival. Video courtesy of film maker Jack Fisher. Follow him on Twitter and Vimeo, and like him on Facebook.
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Young adults better at texting while driving

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 9:45pm
Researchers found that adults in their forties and fifties were four times more likely to swerve while texting than younger drivers
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Court puts gray wolf back on endangered species list

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 9:20pm
The ruling comes after two states legalized the hunting and trapping of wolves, which resulted in the killing of 1,500 animals
Categories: Business & Technology