Google, Yahoo, Facebook, Microsoft Employ Encryption for Emails to Foil Surveillance

The volume of email cloaked in encryption technology is rapidly rising as Google, Yahoo, Facebook and other major Internet companies try to shield their...

WATCH: Amazon to Unveil Smartphone, Should Apple Worry?

Amazon.com is planning to unveil a smartphone later this month, according to a person with knowledge of the matter, plunging the world’s largest online...

LinkedIn Criticized for Censoring Tiananmen Square Content at China’s Behest

A major international social networking company is being criticized for assisting with China’s aggressive censorship of matters concerning the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square...

Google Joins Reset the Net, Releases Source Code for Chrome Encryption Extension

Google has joined the Reset the Net campaign and has released the source code for a Chrome extension that provides easy end-to-end encryption. Google joined the...

Apple Takes on Google and Dropbox with iCloud Drive

One of the many new software developments announced today at WWDC was iCloud Drive. iCloud Drive is a bit like Dropbox, as it allows you...

Google to Spend Over $1 Billion on Satellites to Increase Internet Access Around the...

Google plans to spend more than $1 billion on a fleet of satellites to extend Internet access to unwired regions of the globe, people familiar...

What We Know About the iPhone 6

Apple has a clear design and manufacturing rhythm to the release of their iPhones. One year they overhaul the look and feel of the...

12,000 Europeans Ask Google to Erase Information from Search Results; Google Worries About Fraud...

A new site Google Inc. set up to comply with a top European court’s “right to be forgotten” ruling has received more than 12,000 requests,...

Europeans Can Now Ask Google to Remove Unflattering Information from Search Engine Results

Google is starting to accept requests from Europeans who want to erase unflattering information from the results produced by the world's dominant search engine. The...

Snapchat CEO, Evan Spiegel, Apologises After Misogynistic E-mails from College Days are Revealed

Snapchat's chief executive and co-founder, Evan Spiegel, has apologised for his "idiotic" behaviour after a series of misogynistic university e-mails with references to oral...

Real-time Skype Language Translator May be First Real Breakthrough for Microsoft in 10 Years

  On Tuesday night, at a tech conference in Rancho Palos Verdes, California, Microsoft showed off a new tool that will turn Skype into your own personal...

Apple Users Report Devices Being Frozen by Hackers Demanding Money; But Apple Denies Breach

Apple has denied that its iCloud service has been hacked, after iPhone and iPad users around the world reported that their devices had been...

Google says Lack of Diversity in its Staff is a “Problem”, Vows to Make-Up...

Google Inc. (GOOG:US) turned the spotlight onto the diversity of its workforce, saying that the composition of its staff “is not where it needs to be.” Women...

Apple Pays $3 Billion for Dr. Dre’s Beats

Apple has officially announced that it has purchased Dr. Dre’s Beats Electronics for $3 billion. With iTunes sales slowing, the move gives Apple something it...

Apple Working on Software that Allows iPhone to be Used for Home Automation

The geniuses at Apple say they're working on a new software platform which will let you use that iPhone as a remote control for...

Google Developing Driverless Car that Requires No Steering Wheel, No Brakes

Google is doubling down on the most quixotic research project in its Google X research lab: driverless cars. At the Code Conference, an annual $6,500-a-ticket tech...

WATCH: Microsoft Takes Apple to the Mat with Surface Pro 3

Microsoft had Apple in the cross hairs when it introduced the Surface Pro 3 tablet last week. Every one of Apple's tablet rivals has...

Sony CEO Sees Wearable Gaming Gear in the Company’s Future

In Sony’s version of the future, wearables will be an extension not only of smartphones, but of game consoles too. Sony’s wearables could work with...

Tangible Play Creates New iPad Game That Connects Real-World Toys

Tangible Play, a new start-up company, is aiming to bring the digital and the real world experiences together for kids. With the rapid growth...

Apple Asks Court to Make Samsung Remove Infringing Features

Following up on a jury verdict, Apple has asked a court in California to order Samsung Electronics to stop using features that were found...