Sen Wyden asks DHS to explain border demands for cellphone, Internet passwords

Can the government demand you unlock your phone at the airport? Sen Ron Wyden (D-OR) is demanding the Department of Homeland Security explain reports that it's doing just that.

Facebook is playing an increasingly important role in activism

It's clear that Facebook played a big role in mobilizing people to participate in the global Women's March in Jan. And now researchers have determined just how much of an impact the social network had.

Chairmen Chaffetz, Goodlatte ask government watchdog to investigate leaks

Two top House Republicans asked the Inspector General to investigate leaks surrounding the ouster of former national security adviser Michael Flynn.

Sean Spicer isn't finished

Sean Spicer has barely moved into his office.

Sens Carper, McCaskill want answers about security of Trump's phone

President Donald Trump's smartphone and tweets are now the subject of a Senate inquiry.

Jake Tapper spars with Kellyanne Conway over White House falsehoods

Top White House adviser Kellyanne Conway has apologized for citing a fake "massacre" in support of Donald Trump's travel ban, in an interview on CNN in which she acknowledged that not all of the mainstream media can fairly be characterized as "fak

The Trump Show: Controlled distraction

[Commentary] In turning one of the most consequential decisions of the presidency into a primetime television event, and doing so before publicly sorting out the details of his latest executive order, President Donald Trump is governing in the way

The emergence of the 'cyber cold war'

A spectre is haunting the West -- the spectre of cyberwar.

Uncertainty over Trump's immigration policy leads foreign engineers to ditch startups

While on the campaign trail, Donald Trump made it clear that he wanted to deport illegal immigrants. His stance on high-skilled immigration, on the other hand, was more opaque.

Yes, your mobile Internet is very slow

Some of the world's richest countries are very poorly served with mobile Internet. The US, UK, and Germany are still lagging behind developing nations when it comes to 4G access and download speeds.