A U.S. security firm says the Chinese government might be using a smartphone app to spy on pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong.

Sept. 30

Connecticut lawmakers say they are weighing public safety benefits against privacy rights as they take another stab at drafting regulations for drones.

PayPal, Apple and others are betting on billions in mobile payments.

Facebook is apologizing to drag queens and the transgender community for deleting accounts that used drag names like Lil Miss Hot Mess rather than legal names such as Bob Smith.

The Stealth is Jabra's latest Bluetooth headset in a never-ending line of amazing products.

New York City is unveiling a website it hopes will be one-stop-shopping for Internet start-up companies and potential employees.

A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday ruled that prosecutors can use evidence gathered after a GPS device was put on a suspect's van without a warrant.

San Francisco launched free Wi-Fi access at more than 30 public parks, plazas and recreation areas on Wednesday, thanks to a grant from Google.

Gov. Terry McAuliffe released his energy blueprint for Virginia on Wednesday, stressing a familiar "all of the above" strategy that promotes greater use of renewable generation such as solar and wind, efficiency and traditional sources of energy.

Editorials from around Pennsylvania

The New York Times Co. is launching another round of buyouts and layoffs, telling staff on Wednesday that it must cut 100 newsroom jobs to further reduce costs and focus resources on its digital operations. It's also axing its NYT Opinion app after four months and relegating the NYT Now app to a smartphone-only product aimed at new and younger readers, after the lower-priced subscription products failed to take off as hoped.

Amtrak is adding free Wi-Fi, modest food service and business-class seating to a passenger line that runs between Indianapolis and Chicago, while Indiana remains in talks with a private vendor that wants to operate the line.

A Kansas-based bitcoin company that has been sued by federal authorities is negotiating to determine if it can resume some operations.

A University of Vermont program emphasizing technology-rich teaching practices in middle schools has received a $5 million gift from a foundation.

The University of Louisiana at Monroe Police Department is upgrading its body-worn video camera system in an effort to provide better service to students and the community at large.

Q: You hit on one of my favorite annoyances by advising your readers never to click on links contained in email messages (see tinyurl.com/nxua6u7). What about all the legitimate emails people receive from companies that contain email links?

It was, retired Japanese railway engineer Fumihiro Araki recalls, "like flying in the sky."

The wife of former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling has fought for the return of a personal computer purchased at auction.

Illinois Central College has broken ground on a $7.5 million sustainability center in East Peoria.

This computer programming app is so easy to use that even a kindergartener can do it.

Researchers in Massachusetts have created an app that teaches basic computer programming to kindergartners.

Researchers in Massachusetts have created an app that teaches basic computer programming to kindergartners.

Researchers in Massachusetts have created an app that teaches basic computer programming to kindergartners.

PayPal's split from long-time partner eBay Inc. makes Carl Icahn mighty happy. But he doesn't think PayPal should stay single for long.

If you're about to Google Jimmy Kimmel, beware.

Purdue and Indiana State universities are among 24 colleges and universities receiving grants from the Education Department to foster innovation in college value and efficiency.

The University of Southern California is among 24 colleges and universities picked by the U.S. Education Department for a federal "First in the World" grant to foster innovation, officials said Tuesday.

Hollywood's carefully controlled system of movie rollouts is officially under siege.

The people behind an Arkansas museum dedicated to U.S. Marshals are working with the Army Corps of Engineers on officially securing land in Fort Smith for the building.



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