July 23, 2013 Vermont, New Hampshire and Delaware top the list of states with fastest average connection speeds, according to the latest Akamai State of the Internet report.
July 22, 2013 Today, with texts, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, it's easy to keep relationships ambiguous and uncommitted. But keeping a digital distance from exes is also next to impossible.
July 19, 2013 We've rounded up the tech week that was — on this blog, on NPR airwaves and from our fellow technology writers and observers at other organizations.
July 18, 2013 Facebook and Twitter are among the 63 companies and groups behind a pointed letter calling for specific disclosures of government surveillance requests.
July 18, 2013 Places to rant online help folks vent and create a sense of shared experience. But researchers say what should be cathartic is actually more likely to make you feel worse in the long run.
July 16, 2013 In this installment of our Weekly Innovation series, a bedding set that promises to solve the problem of having to realign or untangle bunched up sheets in the morning. The designers of Smart Bedding say it's a daily timesaver.
July 15, 2013 Protests of the George Zimmerman verdict remained largely peaceful this weekend, as social media continued to be the place to vent, bicker and debate over the killing of Trayvon Martin and its aftermath.
July 11, 2013 Justin Carter, a 19-year-old Texas gamer who was arrested for writing Facebook messages about a school shooting, is out on bail.
July 11, 2013 Instagram added the ability to embed photos and video this week, so we're testing it out with the help of NPR's All Things Considered host Robert Siegel.
July 11, 2013 More than 20 years ago, science fiction writer David Brin wrote about "Tru-Vu" goggles, used to surveil and record. It's not unlike Google Glass, which is available to testers today. Brin offers his predictions about how this technology will play out in the next decade.
July 9, 2013 The design, called Stand, is already selling to customers across Europe. The same water running while you wash your hands is also used to flush, says the designer.
July 8, 2013 Researchers explored the many ways what we say on Facebook get us in trouble and how offline and online regret aren't the same. Users often don't remember or know who might see their Facebook content until it's too late.
July 5, 2013 As American media struggles, the Texas press ecosystem finds some energy thanks to new digital players and a turnaround in the economy.