Electronics

A Sony SmartBand Talk is displayed with Sony's Xperia Z3 Compact smartphone at the 2015 International CES at the Las Vegas Convention Center on January 6, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (credit: David Becker/Getty Images)

FTC Chief Says Gadget Industry Must Prioritize Privacy

While consumer electronics companies are celebrating a coming bonanza of health trackers, connected cars and “smart” home appliances, the head of the Federal Trade Commission is pressing the tech industry to protect consumer privacy.

01/06/2015

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Electronic Devices Can Cause Nickel Allergies To Flare Up

We use our electronic devices for all sorts of things – from talking and looking up information to playing games. But the frequent use of such gadgets is actually making some people sick.

07/16/2014

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Fry’s Electronics Exec Files For Bankruptcy

A former Fry’s Electronics executive accused of embezzling millions of dollars to cover gambling losses has filed for bankruptcy, listing nearly $137 million in debt.

08/19/2011

Panasonic Makes 30-Million-Dollar Tesla Investment

Panasonic Corporation has bought a 30-million-dollar stake in Tesla.

11/05/2010