Despite warnings, the IRS is continuing to put taxpayer information at risk, according to a report from the Government Accountability Office.
Cold fusion is widely regarded as being just about as practical a technology as a perpetual motion machine or the Philosopher's Stone.
A California start-up has developed a new image sensor technology that it says can improve cellphone camera performance by four times.
EBay has always been a boon to shoplifters - an easy way to offload stolen goods. But many criminals have been doing it on an industrial scale, and now the company's teamed up with the National Retail Federation to tackle organised retail crime.
The first new installment of Final Fantasy on the Playstation 3 has sold one million copies in the US in just a week, becoming the quickest in series history to reach that mark.
Google's aggregated Google News site draws more traffic to news outlets than any other online source, but users who track news on Facebook are more likely to revisit those news sites.
Shigeru Miyamoto, the man responsible for creating Mario, says his next big project is getting people to use the Nintendo Wii as an educational tool.
Human intelligence is apparently way overrated these days, as the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) unveils details about its latest invention; a self guided drone camera which can get around by itself and beam back visual intelligence from behind enemy lines.
Ahead of next week's CTIA Wireless show, the annual event put together by the mobile phone trade group, Verizon has confirmed that it is on track to bring its next-gen mobile network to the US next year.
We've all become accustomed to the incessant whining from the music industry and Hollywood that piracy is killing them, but now apparently, there's proof that your illegal download habit is adding workers to the already long unemployment lines.
A recent study conducted by mobile research company Flurry Analytics has found that 44 percent of apps currently being tested for the Apple iPad fall into the crowded games category.
It's raining free Skype WiFi this weekend. Around the world. The whole freakin' wide world. Freakin' free!
A Microsoft kernel expert has proposed that developers "rethink" the basic architecture of current operating systems to fully exploit the benefits of multicore chips.
Blackberry Leaks has obtained a number of images that appear to depict an unknown device running OS 6.0.
NComputing has introduced a $20 "ambidextrous" System-On-Chip (SoC) that is expected to bring advanced virtualization capabilities to multiple mobile-based platforms.
An intrepid developer has managed to successfully unlock Microsoft's recently released Windows Phone 7 emulator.
Shares of Palm plummeted on Friday as the mobile phone manufacturer warned revenue for the current quarter would total far less than Wall Street had originally expected.
Once upon a time there was a little 8-bit computer called a Commodore64. It was the biggest selling computer of 1982. It played very cool games. It didn't live happily ever after so, it's baaaack!
Opera says it's more than doubled its browser downloads following Microsoft's forced introduction of the Choice Screen in Europe.
The large Hadron Collider (LHC) has set a new record, accelerating particles to the highest speed yet.