Microwaves aren't spying on Trump

Over the past two decades, we’ve filled our homes with devices capable of listening in on our conversations and surreptitiously recording our movements if we tap a bad link or install something that we shouldn’t, accidentally handing access over to a hacker. But the list of vulnerable devices includes phones …

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Kids' risk of diabetes rises with too much screen time

Spending three or more hours a day watching TV, using computers, or playing video games could put kids at risk of type 2 diabetes, a study shows. More time spent staring at screens is associated with diabetes risk in adults — and it looks like the same is true for …

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SXSW is just one more place to stare at your phone

As far as tech and culture conferences go, SXSW has managed to maintain its reputation as a fair-weathered food-truck party over the past several years, while somehow simultaneously transforming downtown Austin, Texas into a Disneyland of brand activations. For some people who can’t make it to the festival, the FOMO …

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