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Google Buys Home-Monitoring Startup, Dropcam, and Some Say the Search Giant’s Intentions are a...

After weeks of speculation, Google is reportedly buying the home-monitoring startup Dropcam, which will allow the behemoth to physically enter the homes of consumers. The...

After Rough Year So Far, Private Social App Path Unveils New Messaging App, Possible...

It’s been a rough year for private social networking app Path. The company has seen disappointing growth in many major markets, layoffs, and the departure of...

Apple Puts Cheaper, Less Powerful iMac on the Market

Apple has unveiled its lowest-cost iMac yet, slashing the price of its basic 21.5 inch model to create an entry-level machine it is selling...

Bezos Unveils Amazon’s 3-D “Fire” Smartphone

Amazon entered the smartphone business Wednesday -- and made a big splash doing it. At an event in Seattle, the retail giant unveiled the Fire...

Facebook’s Snapchat-like “Slingshot” App Now Available

The worst-kept secret in social networking arrives today in the U.S.: Facebook's Slingshot app is now available for iOS and Android owners. Reports of the Snapchat-like Slingshot...

Apple Settles $840 Million E-book Price-Fixing Case with States

Apple has settled a portion of its e-book price-fixing case involving several state governments which were seeking up to $840 million on behalf of...

WSJ Report says Amazon Smartphone Will be Carried Exclusively by AT&T

Amazon has yet to reveal its long-rumored smartphone, but the device may already have an exclusive carrier. According to the Wall Street Journal, which cites...

Google Will No Longer Accept Porn In Ads, Apps

Google is cracking down on sexually graphic content with two recent policy changes, one implemented in March and one that started last week. The...

Tim Cook Slowly Begins Defining his Leadership of Apple

Tim Cook, Apple’s chief executive, was an adolescent boy in a small Alabama town in the early 1970s when he saw something he couldn’t...

Judge says Lawsuit Over LinkedIn’s Repeated Invitation E_mails Can Proceed

LinkedIn will have to face a lawsuit that alleges it damaged the image of users by repeatedly sending emails to their contacts inviting them...

Google Signs Deal with Portland Officials to Bring Fiber Internet Service to the City

Some Portland residents will have another alternative for Internet service soon, as this week the Portland City Council has approved a franchise agreement with...

FCC Gets Involved in Fight Between Netflix and ISPs

The FCC is continuing its aggressive course by wading into the fight between Netflix and internet service providers (ISPs) about what is causing slow internets. In recent...

Samsung to Give Tablet Screens Richer Colors

New tablet computers from Samsung will feature screens that are richer in color than standard LCDs. These screens, known as AMOLED for active-matrix organic light-emitting...

Google’s New Satellites: All-seeing Eyes for Good or for Evil?

The reach of Google’s online empire is hard to overstate. In a sense, the Google search engine is the loom through which the entirety...

Amazon to Reportedly Launch Prime Music Service

As competition in the streaming music industry intensifies following Apple's $3 billion purchase of Beats last month another company is throwing its hat into...

Microsoft Challenges U.S. Demand for Access to E-mails Held in Datacenter in Ireland

Microsoft has in a landmark case challenged in U.S. federal court a search warrant for private email communications located in the company's facility in...

Google Plunks Down $500 Million Cash for Satellite Imaging Start-up, Skybox

Google has purchased a satellite imaging company, Skybox, for $500 million in cash earlier this week, Washington Post reported. According to Google, Skybox will be helping them in...

Twitter Buys Namo Media to Improve Ad Display Experience

Twitter has acquired a San Francisco firm called Namo Media in a bid to strengthen its ad-tech business, particularly in the area of native...

Google Unveils Project Tango Mapping Tablet for Developers

GOOGLE HAS UNVEILED its rumoured Project Tango 3D mapping tablet for developers, a 7in device that's powered by Nvidia's Tegra K1 chip. Confirming speculation that the...

LinkedIn Launches New Profile Design for Premium Users

LinkedIn seems to be aggressively trying to increase its paid subscribers by rolling out a new design and offering a cheaper premium subscription service. LinkedIn...