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.
Common bacteria found on spacecraft may be able to survive the harsh environs of Mars long enough to inadvertently contaminate Mars with terrestrial life.
Research in Motion (RIM) has unveiled its long-awaited BlackBerry 6 operating system at WES 2010.
There are times I admire Apple and there are times when I wonder if the folks there have lost their collective minds.
Windows and 7 have now become synonymous with, well, new Windows that are not old Windows hence, less likely to annoy, irritate, or crash on you. The number 7 is super cool, y'all.
The Sims 3 did its magic on PC once again as it became the top-selling computer game last year, and this time the game's publisher EA wants to capture that success on the console side.
The site that was known for letting you share speed trap sightings is turning into a traffic love-in. Police, drivers, cats, dogs all working together to keep speeds down.
Google's Android has finally managed to triumph over Apple's iPhone by capturing 46 percent of the US market share.
Meanwhile, the iPhone's notoriously closed OS lost three percentage points as it dropped from 45 to 42 percent.
Toshiba Mobile has designed a 21-inch autostereoscopic high-definition display for use with next-generation 3D monitors.
Maingear Computers has debuted a Vybe gaming rig powered by AMD's recently introduced Phenom II X6 processor.
An outraged Verizon employee known as "Wade" recently announced that he was "drawing a line in the sand" against unqualified "criminals" masquerading as security researchers.
Sir Clive Sinclair, 400 years old and inventor of the ZX Spectrum, marrying Angie Bowness, 33 years old and blonde. Geezers self-combusting across Internets.
Panasonic has just added DivX's new top-of-the-line "Plus" certification. The 3D player is the first in the world to do so.
Unveiled as "the first in a whole new generation of navigation devices," TomTom today announced its Go Live 1000 GPS unit, the first from the company to sport a capacitive touchscreen display.
Nokia, the company that produces more phones per year than any other company, has just revealed its latest device, one that carries its biggest price tag in over 3 years.
Rhapsody has stolen a march on the competition with the launch of a new version of its iPhone app adding offline playback.
A team of researchers from Japan and Michigan Technological University has built a massively parallel molecular computer.
Joseph McCarthy may be long dead, but his Cold War era scare tactics - namely fear and intimidation - seem to be alive and well in the sunny State of California.
The US military has apparently lost contact with an experimental hypersonic vehicle over the Pacific Ocean.
Chip expert and analyst David Kanter has warned that cloud computing poses "definite" security risks for both corporations and individual end users.
McAfee has said it plans to reimburse users for any costs they incurred to fix their computers after a glitchy security update crashed tens of thousands of machines across the country.
Sex ads on Craigslist provide about a third of the company's revenue, which will bring in $36 million to the simplistic online bulletin board. That's a problem for at least one attorney general.
Motion-sensitive controllers are beginning to dominate the console gaming market, and now HP is bringing the craze to the PC with its own branded gaming controller.
A Google software engineer has discovered another privacy hole in Facebook - and illustrated it by publishing a list of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's planned public events.
Do you like to watch scantily clad women in bikinis sexily frolicking on a pristine beach? Well, yes, who doesn't?
US Senator Charles "Chuck" Schumer has harshly criticized Facebook's recent decision to share private information with third-party websites.
Steve Jobs, where are you!? A nefarious virus has targeted users of your magical, shiny and overpriced Apple iPads.
The restless masses - which are clearly growing tired of Apple's notoriously closed iPhone ecosystem - have helped boost Android's Market past the 50K app mark.
Intel is reportedly poised to launch its next-generation of Atom-based processors.
AMD has expanded its ATI FirePro lineup with the introduction of five new graphics cards: the V7800, V5800, V4800, V3800 and 2460 (Multi-View).
The Supreme Court has agreed to reevaluate whether playing violent games is a constitutional right of the under-eighteens.
Sony has upgraded its Playstation 3 console with a 40nm RSX graphics chip.
RIM has introduced two new Blackberry smartphones: the classic Bold 9650 and compact Pearl 3G.