Facebook to Begin Targeting Users with Ads Based on Their Most Recent Location

Facebook Inc. (FB) will start targeting users with advertisements based on their most recent location, as the social-networking company expands the use of member’s...

Samsung Says Profits are Expected to Drop 60%

South Korean electronics giant Samsung's smartphone dominance is taking a hit even before the full marketplace effect from Apple's latest wave of iPhones kicks...

Kano Allows Kids to Learn How to Code and Build Computers

Don't count on your child becoming a rich professional coder some day just because he or she is using the new Kano computer and...

Facebook Reportedly Developing App Allowing People to Interact Anonymously

Facebook has long attempted to be the place where, above all else, you try to be yourself. Soon, Facebook will allow you to be yourself,...

Twitter Suing Government Agencies to Make Surveillance Requests Public

Twitter is suing the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Justice Department because it wants to make public more information about the U.S. government's...

Facebook Acquires WhatsApp for $19 Billion

Facebook says it has wrapped up its landmark $19 billion acquisition of WhatsApp, a deal that was hashed out in Mark Zuckerberg’s house over...

AT&T Announces Moto G LTE to Arrive on October 10

AT&T, wasting no time shaking off the weekend, announced on Monday the upcoming arrival of the Moto G LTE. This isn't the second-generation Moto...

WSJ: Hewlett-Packard to Split PC and Printer Business from Corporate Services Division

Silicon Valley stalwart Hewlett-Packard Co, which has struggled to adapt to the new era of mobile and online computing, plans to split into two...

Tim Cook Marks Anniversary of Steve Jobs’ Death with Company E-mail

Apple CEO Tim Cook emailed employees Saturday in anticipation of the upcoming third anniversary of Steve Jobs’ death, according to several people who work...

Redbox Instant Shutting Down on October 7

Redbox Instant, a streaming video service operated by Verizon Communications Inc and Outerwall Inc's Redbox, will shut down next week because the venture has...

Samsung’s New Galaxy Tab Active is Built for Business

Most people think of tablets as a secondary device with an extra-large screen, only good for browsing the Web or watching video on the...

Sprint Cutting Jobs to Compete with Verizon, AT&T

In an effort to boost their ability to compete with Verizon and AT&T, Sprint announced that they would be cutting an unspecified number of...

Google Reportedly Developing Giant TV-Like Screens

Google is developing technology to allow users to integrate multiple screens to create giant television-like screens of variable shapes and sizes, sources familiar with...

Apple May Release Two New iPads on October 16

Apple will be unveiling its new iPads in an event on Oct. 16 based on new reports. The new iPads, the iPad Air 2...

Mariott Ordered to Pay $600,000 for Intentionally Blocking Wi-Fi Hotspots

Here's some payback for everyone who has felt gouged by hotel charges for Wi-Fi service: Marriott International has to pay US$600,000 following a probe...

Samsung Paid Microsoft $1 Billion in Android Royalties in 2013

Microsoft doesn't own Android, and it doesn't create Android devices, yet the company is making more money than Google from the operating system on...

Study Shows Atheists Tweet More Than Any Other Religious Group

A new study of Twitter finds that self-identified religious users are more likely to tweet to members of their own faith than to members...

Facebook Gets EU Approval to Buy WhatsApp for $19 Billion

Facebook Inc. (FB) won European Union antitrust approval to buy messaging service WhatsApp Inc. for about $19 billion, its biggest acquisition to date. The European...

What Do Hackers Do When They Steal Millions of People’s Credit Card Data?

The end of the road for the 56 million credit card numbers stolen a month ago from Home Depot turns out, often as not,...

London’s Phone Booths Go Green

Some of London's famous red telephone boxes are going green, transformed into free, solar-powered mobile chargers to provide a carbon-neutral source of energy in...