New Jersey

NJ police chief offers spy seminars for parents of Facebook-friendly kids

The police department in Mahwah, N.J., promotes spying on kids' Facebook pages by hacking into their accounts. Seminars given by detectives show parents how to install software and conduct surveillance activities.

Two charged in June hack of 120,000 iPads

Hackers Daniel Spitler and Andrew Auernheimer are being charged with one count of fraud and conspiracy to access a computer without authorization in federal court after allegedly stealing personal information off Apple 3G iPads in June 2010.

Can an app predict future traffic jams?

Early next year, the New Jersey Turnpike Authority expects to go live with the Traffic Prediction Tool, which uses an algorithm to project pending bottlenecks and then warns drivers of what's down the road.