"More than three years ago, we set out to completely change the way people use their desktops." That's the mission statement from a start-up company that received the ultimate dream: a buyout from Google.
The International Game Developers Association (IGDA) has harshly criticized California's controversial video game law which is expected to be debated before the US Supreme Court this fall.
A member of the iPhone Dev Team known as "MuscleNerd" has successfully jailbroken Apple’s iPad 3G.
LG's patent infringement lawsuit against Taiwan-based AU Optronics took an unexpected turn, as the final ruling not only found no fault against AU but in fact found AU as the victim, and now LG is the guilty party.
Carol Bartz, who is my favorite person in the whole world for the next three minutes, thinks Google's kind of one dimensional. Oooh, burn!
Poor Intel! LG has reportedly cancelled development of its nascent, Moorestown-powered GW990 smartphone.
A Microsoft spokesperson has weighed in on the latest Apple-Adobe spat by dubbing HTML5 the "future" of the web.
Activision studio Treyarch has announced that the next installment of the popular Call of Duty franchise will carry the name and rank of Black Ops when it is released on November 9.
Kevin Lynch has confirmed that Adobe will launch its Flash Player (10.1) for Android smartphones in June.
Opera is aiming to strengthen its mobile email offering by taking over FastMail, an Australian email provider.
Avatar director James Cameron has persuaded NASA to let him help design a high-resolution 3D camera for the next Mars Rover.
Microsoft has unceremoniously cancelled development of its folding, two-screen prototype tablet known as Courier.
Canonical has officially released the latest iteration of its popular Ubuntu Linux.
An angry 16-year-old boy in Chile has been charged with killing his older brother over a Playstation console.
Sony is planning to unveil a new lineup of home entertainment devices that will be powered by Intel processors and Google-coded software.
MSI is reportedly planning to launch a number of Android and Windows 7 tablet devices at Computex in June.
Amazon has confirmed that its upcoming Kindle software update will allow users to share book passages with friends on Facebook and Twitter "directly" from the device.
Steve Jobs has penned a rather extensive open letter explaining why Apple does not support Flash on its mobile handheld devices.
A group of Playstation 3 users have decided they aren't going to take Sony's decision to drop Linux support lying down. A class action suit has been launched against the company accusing it of unfair and deceptive business practice and breach of contract.
The US is still the world's worst spam offender, with 13.1 percent of the lovely stuff being relayed through the country.
A rock commonly found on Mars could, against expectations, preserve fossils, raising hopes that evidence of life on Mars may one day be found.
A multi-million-dollar space balloon crashed on takeoff this morning in Australia, hitting a car.
They can move fast when it suits them, lawyers, and a Pennsylvania firm has already launched a class action lawsuit against the directors of Palm over its proposed acquisition by HP.
A North Carolina State University professor has developed a computer chip that can store an an entire library’s worth of information.
HP has knocked some pretty wide-ranging speculation on the head and announced that it is to buy Palm for $5.70 per share, or around $1.2 billion.
For the first time, water and organic molecules have been detected on an asteroid. The discovery lends plausibility to the theory that both life on earth and water arrived through asteroid strikes.
The Human Media Lab recently showcased its Cobra bendable projection screen system for mobile gaming at Atlanta's Computer-Human Interaction conference.
Mozilla developer Vladimir Vukićević has successfully ported (Fennec) Firefox to Google's Android mobile operating system.
An undoubtedly well-meaning psychiatrist has claimed that video game dependence is similar to drug and alcohol addiction.
Apple has confirmed that it will hold its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) June 7 through June 11 at San Francisco's Moscone West.
An outfit called the Parents Television Council has very helpfully compiled and published a list of pornographic iPhone apps.
The Environmental Protection Agency report says climate change is unequivocally causing hurricanes and heat waves.
The latest company in Google's portfolio comes all the way from Tel Aviv. The online search giant has picked up Israel-based Labpixies for a reported $25 million.
It's pretty good going to get 34,369 Twitter followers (and counting) after a single tweet - and over 12,000 of those signed up to follow Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez before he'd even typed a word.
Four senators are calling on Facebook to recosider its decision to reveal users' personal information to third party websites - information that they were previously able to keep private.
Android 2.2 will get one of the most important feature upgrades in the history of the Google operating system - native Flash support.
A former network administrator has been convicted of hijacking San Francisco's computer network and refusing to tell his bosses the passwords.
The US' hi-tech industry cut nearly 250,000 jobs last year, after rour years of growth in a row.
Microsoft has laid claim to aspects of Google's Android operating system, signing a patent deal with cellphone maker HTC.