| Jul 11, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Marissa Mayer practically sprinted away from photographers Friday at the Allen & Co. annual media and technology conference.
Flanked by a security guard, the Yahoo chief refused to acknowledge calls for her to turn around, depriving shutterbugs of a...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 1:56 PM
You've got (spam) mail.
Several AOL users are complaining on Twitter that their email accounts have been hacked and are being used to send out spam to others.
Multiple users have said that their accounts have been affected despite not being used in...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 2:45 PM
AOL Mail has changed its policies to prevent spammers from sending messages out of addresses that are made to look like real AOL email accounts.
The company announced the change Tuesday afternoon after numerous users took to Twitter to complain that...
| May 5, 2014
| 12:04 PM
Apple's Mail app in iOS 7 is failing to encrypt email attachments, leaving user data vulnerable to hackers, a recent study found.
Andreas Kurtz, a security researcher, posted his findings online, saying Apple's email app in the latest version of its...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 9:11 AM
Last week millions of people rushed to change their online passwords after news of a major encryption flaw called Heartbleed began to circulate.
Heartbleed infected hundreds of thousands of sites, including popular ones like Facebook and Netflix, and...
| May 22, 2014
| 12:30 PM
At the fourth annual Hong Kong Intl. Mobile Film Awards in March, more than half of the films competing for prizes were products of Israel, created for a new Internet film competition that brought together the Israeli government, entertainment and tech...
| May 6, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The Los Angeles premiere of Gia Coppola's "Palo Alto" unspooled at the Directors Guild Theater Monday after months of festival play for the first-time director's portrayal of disaffected youth.
The film, based on a book of short stories by James Franco,...
| May 6, 2014
| 4:30 PM
AOL is continuing its push toward "programmatic" ad-buying platforms, announcing the acquisition of Convertro, which aims to help marketers and agencies maximize spending across online and offline media channels.
The deal follows AOL's recent...
| May 27, 2014
| 9:41 AM
Apple users around Australia are reporting that their mobile devices are being held for ransom by a hacker who has remotely taken control of their gadgets.
Multiple users on Twitter and Apple's online forum said a hacker going by the name of Oleg...
| May 28, 2014
| 10:18 AM
At least one of the victims' acquaintances has expressed anger over the intense focus on rampage suspect Elliot Rodger, saying it's distracting from remembering his six victims.
"It makes me sick seeing those videos over and over again," said Matt...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 8:50 PM
May brings the season finales of many shows, but plenty of new and returning series that are worth watching begin this month.
Top of my list is Showtime's "Penny Dreadful," a mashup of monsters from classic literature and new characters; the return of...
| May 7, 2014
| 6:30 PM
For Imagine Entertainment co-founder Brian Grazer, mental health considerations are front of mind when developing new projects. For "A Beautiful Mind," it was schizophrenia, while his two most recent films, "Pele" and "Get on Up," about the Brazilian...