A scientist at the University of Reading says he's become the first person in the world to be infected by a computer virus.
Twitter is banning third-party ads, saying it's all about preserving the site's integrity. So not about the money at all.
Worldwide sales of PCs are rocketing, according to Gartner, and it's consumers rather than businesses that are doing the buying.
NASA is working on new satellite-aided search and rescue technology that will make it quicker to find people in distress.
Never, ever apply for a job at RescueTime. They're hard taskmasters.
Very quickly after announcing an extended partnership with Nokia, Yahoo has further expanded its presence in the mobile market by acquiring Koprol, a social networking start-up based in Indonesia.
Although Motorola's Droid continues to sell very well, the mobile phone maker has plans to roll out a successor to the device soon, code-named "Shadow."
This is the best time to buy electronic goods, if price is all you care about.
A report published by the US Department of Interior has alleged that certain staff members tasked with overseeing offshore drilling routinely watched porn on government computers and smoked crystal methamphetamine.
LG Display is currently showcasing a sleek, 47-inch 3D LCD television in Seattle, along with a host of next-gen panels.
Hipsters in mass suicide pact upon realization that Apple products will be used by people wearing sweats and shopping at, uhm, Walmart.
Google has released a stable version of its popular Chrome browser for Mac OS X and Linux platforms.
The US Army and Lockheed Martin recently tested an automated convoy vehicle designed to protect soldiers from ambushes and improvised explosive device (IED) attacks.
The undisputed success of Apple and Google in the portable device market has apparently prompted Microsoft to plan "major organizational changes" in the division responsible for Windows Phone, Zune HD and the Xbox 360.
Dell has confirmed that its Android-based Streak tablet will feature a 5-inch screen, 1 GHz Snapdragon processor, 2GB of internal dedicated storage and Micro SD memory expandable up to 32 GB.
Nvidia has introduced a new Fermi-based GPU for notebooks that reportedly offers a 5X performance increase along with a dedicated Tessellation engine.
The studios and the organizations that represent them don't care much for products that rip DVDs.
NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander - which landed two years ago today - will not be rising from the ashes.
It almost grossed more in ticket sales than the rest of the top 10 movies this weekend combined, but Shrek Forever After still proved to be a disappointment because it didn't shatter the charts as strongly as many expected.
Verizon has announced that it will carry LG's upcoming Fathom phone, a Windows Mobile 6.5-powered device that will be one of the first to offer Microsoft's new mobile Office suite.
After a 21-year-old college student created a Facebook group to complain about T&J Towing, the towing company filed a lawsuit against him for $750,000.
Strike! The Bronx Bombers have decided to ban the wildly popular Apple iPad from Yankee Stadium.
Nvidia has enabled 3D Blu-ray playback on GeForce GPUs with the introduction of its Release 256 family of drivers.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has acknowledged the popular social networking site "missed the mark" by introducing overly "complex" privacy controls.
After Google’s successful I/O show last week new voices claim it as the new anti-Apple or a new Microsoft.
Forget the clunky Nook! Yes, Pandigitial has introduced a sleek, 7-inch multimedia eReader priced at a cool $200.
Three hackers have managed to successfully root the HTC Evo 4G 11 days before the smartphone's official release date.
Are you tired of lugging around a heavy laptop that offers sub-par performance and an all-too short battery life?
Seagate has debuted a 2.5-inch laptop PC hard drive that combines SSD-like performance with the capacity and price points of traditional HDDs.
A new app aims to fix one of the most annoying features of the web - unwanted mentions of Justin Bieber.
A deep-sea worm that fires luminous bombs and a snigger-worthy fungus are among the top ten new species for 2009 picked by the International Institute for Species Exploration at Arizona State University and an international committee of taxonomists.
Someone in the merchandising team at 6pm.com has a red face this morning - on Friday, the internet retailer mistakenly priced almost all its products at $49.99.
The Earth may be about to move into a million-degree cloud of interstellar gas, according to Polish and US scientists.
Here's a change of the tides - Square Enix, which decided to turn the PS3-exclusive Final Fantasy XIII into a multiplatform game, has now placed an Xbox 360 exclusive on the PS3.
Aoson has introduced a versatile MID that is capable of running 8 operating systems without modding, hacking, rooting or jailbreaking.
Video game characters aren't usually known for their awe-inspiring fashion. And when you think of sexy lingerie, do video games come to mind? Well, maybe they should.
2K Games has recruited Nvidia's PhysX technology for its gritty, film-noir Mafia II video game.
A handful of first-party PS3 games will be the first to incorporate the new stereoscopic 3D standard, and gamers should be happy to know that those 3D updates won't cost a thing.
The US CPSC puts customers of HP and Compaq notebooks on notice adding to 70,000 batteries previously recalled last May.
We're tingling for a new app on iPhone, Android, Blackberry, and Symbian devices.
Most retailers cheer at the sight of cash for purchases, because they don't have to pay any of the fees associated with a credit card transaction. But apparently US currency just wasn't good enough for Apple, until recently.
If there was any doubt as to whether or not 3D was the viable new medium, the questions are now answered - a 3D porn movie is already in the works.
Google today announced that its acquisition of leading mobile advertising firm Admob has been approved by the Federal Trade Commission, but some opponents of the deal disapprove of the FTC decision.
Are you tired of getting too many dropped calls on your iPhone? Well, you better just suck it up because soon, if you wanna cancel your wireless contract it's gonna set you back hundreds of dollars.
Changes are coming rapidly to NASA, and the future of the United States' dedication and capability to mount manned space missions are increasingly in question.