Safety

08.19.15
Uber's background checks reportedly missed criminal records
08.19.15

Uber's background checks reportedly missed criminal records

Lawyers claim that Uber's background checks didn't catch at least some drivers with criminal records.

By J. Fingas,   08.19.15
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07.30.15
Facebook's 'Security Checkup' is ready to guard your account
07.30.15

Facebook's 'Security Checkup' is ready to guard your account

Facebook has made its 3-step security tool available to all users. Log out of old devices, set alerts for new devices and reset your password all from one screen.

By A. Tarantola,   07.30.15
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07.15.15
Smart camera warns you when guns enter your home
07.15.15

Smart camera warns you when guns enter your home

Anxious that you might face an armed home invasion, or that your kids might find the key to the gu...

By J. Fingas,   07.15.15
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07.14.15
Lumos helmet keeps cyclists safe with automatic brake lights
07.14.15

Lumos helmet keeps cyclists safe with automatic brake lights

For cyclists, the road can be a nasty place to be at night, so we're all for technologies that can...

By R. Lai,   07.14.15
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07.09.15
'Uber for kids' car service runs afoul of California laws
07.09.15

'Uber for kids' car service runs afoul of California laws

Shuddle, an on demand driver service that lets strangers drive your kids around, billing itself as...

By A. Tarantola,   07.09.15
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07.03.15
NASA dropped this Cessna 82 feet... for your safety
07.03.15

NASA dropped this Cessna 82 feet... for your safety

NASA filmed a plane crash with 40 cameras... for your safety, of course.

By S. Dent,   07.03.15
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06.19.15
Jaguar adapts NASA tech to monitor brainwaves and avoid accidents
06.19.15

Jaguar adapts NASA tech to monitor brainwaves and avoid accidents

If you're wondering how many projects Jaguar Land Rover's developing in addition to its pothole an...

By M. Moon,   06.19.15
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06.10.15
You can now share Twitter block lists because people are horrible
06.10.15

You can now share Twitter block lists because people are horrible

Anyone can use Twitter which makes it equal parts amazing and horrible for some users. To help squ...

By R. Baldwin,   06.10.15
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05.31.15
Enrique Iglesias learns first-hand that drones and concerts don't mix
05.31.15

Enrique Iglesias learns first-hand that drones and concerts don't mix

Does the notion of flying a drone around a crowded, hectic concert sound a tad too risky to you? W...

By J. Fingas,   05.31.15
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