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Nickelodeon Debuts Mobile Channel for the Pre-K Set

By Anick Jesdanun | Feb 26
Nickelodeon is creating brand-new content for its $6-a-month mobile channel Noggin, aimed at preschoolers. The ad-free service will debut next Thursday on Apple mobile devices. There's no immediate word on an Android version.

New York Surveying Banks on Cybersecurity Defenses

By Michael Virtanen | Feb 26
New York financial regulators are considering tougher cybersecurity requirements for banks to mandate more complex computer sign-ins and certifications from the contractors of their cyberdefenses, the state's top regulator said.

US Orders Air Bag Maker to Preserve Parts in Probe

Feb 26
U.S. safety regulators have ordered Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. to preserve air bag parts from recalled cars for government investigators and attorneys who are suing the company.

How to Search for the Perfect Mattress (Cost: $108K)

Feb 26
Do you choose a Simmons, a Serta, a Sealy? A posturepedic, temperpedic, ultra firm, ultra soft, memory foam, coil or no coil? Nancy Giles investigates the seemingly endless list of choices when it comes to choosing the right mattress.

Regulators OK 'Net Neutrality' Rules for Internet Providers

By Anne Flaherty | Feb 26
Internet service providers like Comcast, Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile now must act in the "public interest" when providing a mobile connection to your home or phone, under rules approved Thursday by a divided Federal Communications Commission.

Facebook Adds New Gender Option For Users: Fill in the Blank

By Mark Mendoza | Feb 26
Facebook users who don't fit any of the 58 gender identity options offered by the social media giant are now being given a rather big 59th option: fill in the blank.

Trial Begins in High-Profile Silicon Valley Sex Bias Case

By Sudhin Thanawala | Feb 25
A lawyer for a former junior partner suing a venture capital firm in a Silicon Valley sex bias suit contended Tuesday that his client was passed over for promotions because she was a woman and then fired after she complained.

Woman Accidentally Shot During Bra Adjustment

Feb 25
A Michigan woman was adjusting her bra holster when she accidentally shot herself. CBSN's Elaine Quijano and Nancy Cordes have the story.

Google, Reddit Crack Down on Online Explicit Pics, Videos

By Michael Liedtke | Feb 25
Google Inc., the Internet's most powerful company, is going to ban most nude photos and video from publicly accessible sites on its popular Blogger. Reddit says it will remove photos, videos and links with explicit content.

Who Needs a Hybrid When There's a Diesel Jetta?

By Ann M. Job | Feb 24
For 2015, Volkswagen's best-selling vehicle, the Jetta compact sedan, builds on its fine road handling character and adds a nicer interior, freshened front and rear styling, new safety features and a more fuel thrifty diesel engine.

Apple's New Emojis Are More Diverse, Include Same-Sex Couples

By Jason St. Amand | Feb 24
Photos of the iOS 8.3 leaked this week ahead of its scheduled release for later this year after Apple gave developers an example of the upcoming, highly anticipated, operating system.

Sony Axing Smartphones?

Feb 23
Sony could be taking its smartphones off the market. But as CNET's Bridget Carey explains on CBSN, that doesn't mean the company is getting out of that business entirely.

Financial Apps Can Help Keep Your Spending in Check

By Alex Veiga | Feb 23
Joshua Levinson was about to splurge on some exercise equipment, but a personal finance app on his smartphone gave him a friendly reminder: He'd just recently dropped $150 for Valentine's Day.

Getting Hitched in the 21st Century :: 'I Do' Goes Hi-Tech

By Joel Martens | Feb 21
Planning your wedding has entered the 21st Century... it's as easy as going online, setting up a profile and following a step-by-step guide. Here are some great options and resources for planning that special day.

What's in this Year's $167K Oscar Swag Bags?

Feb 20
This year's gift bags for Oscar nominees are worth $167,000 each. Some of the items inside include electronics, travel certificates and some top-of-the-line sex toys. CBSN's Elaine Quijano and Nancy Cordes show us what else is in the gift bag.

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