US judge rules that feds can't force fingerprint or face phone unlocks
All logins are equal, regardless of whether they're a passcode or a biometric unlock.
YouTube adds swipe-based navigation on your phone
The feature is rolling out to iOS users this week.
Ajit Pai refused to discuss carrier tracking scandal with lawmakers
The FCC chairman used government shutdown as an excuse, even though he wasn't furloughed.
NVIDIA's new lab aims to develop robotic breakthroughs
Those who hate cleaning up after cooking will love one of its current projects: a kitchen robot.
SpaceX will lay off 10 percent of its staff to fund projects
It said it wants to become a leaner company to prepare for the 'difficult challenges ahead.'
Leaks reveal cloud-based 'Verizon Gaming' service
It will reportedly take advantage of Verizon's upcoming 5G service.
'Bird Box' writer will lead Netflix fantasy series 'Shadow and Bone'
The new show will be based on 'Shadow and Bone' and 'Six of Crows' by Leigh Bardugo.
US Secret Service is probing how crooks use smart credit cards for fraud
Credit card thieves have been using Fuze Cards, according to a Secret Service memo.
CBS Super Bowl coverage features augmented reality and 8K
It promises dramatic close-ups, even for what's happening in the end zone.
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