Consumer Electronics

Reports: DOJ, SEC probe Apple for slowing older iPhones

Jan 30, 2018

U.S. authorities are investigating Apple's slowing of older iPhones, according to reports, becoming the latest group to jump on the tech giant's back after calls by lawmakers, a French probe and a slew of lawsuits

Child experts: Just say 'no' to Facebook's kids app

Jan 30, 2018

Child development experts and advocates are urging Facebook to pull the plug on its new messaging app aimed at kids under 13

Walmart getting into the e-book market, an Amazon strength

Jan 26, 2018

Walmart to start selling e-books and audiobooks, an area Amazon dominates

Don't want to bother with cat litter? Japan offers robots

Jan 25, 2018

A look at three companion robots on sale in Japan, land of the cult of cute.

Apple will give users control over slowdown of older iPhones

Jan 24, 2018

Apple's next major update of its mobile software will include an option that will enable owners of older iPhones to turn off a feature that slows the device to prevent aging batteries from shutting down

Q&A: Samsung's Alex Hawkinson on smart-home evolution

Jan 21, 2018

The founder of SmartThings, a company now owned by Samsung, says connected lights are more popular than speakers or cameras because they don't have the same security and privacy concerns.

The Latest: Cell carriers may omit phones from alert system

Jan 19, 2018

The Hawaii adjutant general says he told Gov. David Ige that a missile alert was a false alarm two minutes after it went out statewide

Report links hacking campaign to Lebanese security agency

Jan 18, 2018

Researchers say major blunder has exposed global hacking operation tied to Lebanon's security agency

Cellphone jamming system tested at Maryland prison

Jan 17, 2018

Federal prisons officials have tested a jamming technology officials hope will help combat the threat posed by cellphones possessed by inmates behind bars

Free e-books offer samplers of 'Buzz'; books for 2018

Jan 16, 2018

New fiction from Allison Pearson and Chris Offutt and a memoir by Boston Globe "Love Letters" columnist Meredith Goldstein are among the upcoming works excerpted in a pair of free e-books

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