As officials in Washington, DC, argue that "backdoors" are necessary in encrypted communication apps as a way to prevent terror attacks, a leading technology group says that this strategy could create widespread vulnerabilities for end users who rely on security.
The ophthalmology association looks to reach doctors and parents of patients in all corners of the world through a new online resource.
With emojis more popular than ever—as highlighted by the fact that the Oxford Dictionary's word of the year is a joyfully laughing smiley face—it's worth noting that the process of creating an emoji is held by the Unicode Consortium, a nonprofit that suddenly wields unusual pop-culture power. Here's how it found itself atop that lofty perch.
Google's struggling social network Google+ lives on with a renewed focus on communities.
If you'd like to push the envelope with an email message, you might be in for a world of pain. Like web design in general a decade ago, email design remains mired in a set of inconsistent standards and poor rendering support by popular clients. The result is that email marketers are often stuck playing it safe.
With millennials now representing the largest segment of the U.S. workforce, they’re bringing new ideas and preferences with them, setting the stage for changes in workplace behavior and technology use. Employers need to address them now.
The search giant’s corporate parent is teaming with the medical group on an ambitious $50 million initiative to create a multidisciplinary research team to get to the heart of the No. 1 cause of death worldwide, heart disease. Heart disease is a complex problem in need of a solution. So, if you’re the American Heart […]
The Consumer Electronics Association announced on Tuesday that it would change its name to the Consumer Technology Association. CEO Gary Shapiro says the move was made to get beyond the limits of "electronics," and it comes with a new lobbying strategy.
A bitcoin-driven online community startup raises some fascinating questions about the motivations behind why people engage online. ZapChain's incentive-driven strategy could offer ideas you could borrow for your own online space.
For organizations concerned about the future of the world and those who inhabit it, virtual reality could usher in a bold new era.