Software

529 Plans Make a Money-Saving Comeback

Once threatened with extinction, 529 college savings plans could become more attractive. A bill passed by the U.S. House makes three major improvements.

Twitter Is Paying Hackers to Find Bugs

Twitter has just introduced a bug bounty program that will pay volunteer security researchers a minimum of $140 for reporting any vulnerability or bug.

Microsoft Names Nadella as Next CEO

Microsoft names Satya Nadella as its next CEO, ending a longer-than-expected search for a new leader after Steve Ballmer announced his intention to retire in August.