Homeland Security details new tools for extracting device data at US borders

Border agents are able to pull data from devices and keep it for 75 years, according to the assessment. Angela Lang/CNET Travelers heading to the US have many reasons to be cautious about their devices when it comes to privacy. A report released Thursday from the Department of Homeland Security provides even more cause for concern […]

Adobe online PDF tools tap into Google’s .new internet addresses

Illustration by Stephen Shankland/CNET Since 2018, Google has let you type doc.new, slide.new and sheet.new into your browser address bar to fire up a blank document for G Suite’s Google Docs, Google Slides and Google Sheets. Now there’s a new option using...

Twitter’s upcoming tools aim to fuel research, fight hate speech

Twitter plans to unveil a revamped API next week. Graphic by Pixabay; illustration by CNET Twitter said Thursday that it plans to release new tools for developers that could make it easier to create a variety of features and apps to combat hate speech, help businesses...

Apple and Google’s coronavirus tracking tools are out

Apple and Google have granted access to their coronavirus tracking tool in 22 countries. Background by Pixabay/Image by Angela Lang/CNET For the most up-to-date news and information about the coronavirus pandemic, visit the WHO website. Apple and Google announced on...