Ubisoft has apologised to gamers for the fact that its servers went down over the weekend, saying it was attacked by a hacker.
MIT researchers have discovered a completely new way of producing electricity - and they don't fully understand how it works.
Geologists have found evidence that ice covered the whole world 716.5 million years ago.
Two tech sites have received 'cease and desist' letters after reporting that online retailer Newegg was inadvertently supplying counterfeit Intel chips to customers.
Four in five people around the world reckon internet access is their fundamental right, according to a poll conducted for BBC World Service.
A new survey conducted by ChangeWave claims that Apple’s iPad is likely to have a “major impact” on the e-Reader, laptop and home entertainment markets.
Big Brother really is watching you, and checking your emails for evidence you may be plotting a cyber attack on the US government, according to a declassified summary of project Einstein, the US National Security Association’s program to protect the States from cyber warfare.
A heartbreaking story of parents who left their three-month old, premature baby to die of malnourishment, while they raised a virtual daughter online in an MMORPG has surfaced over on ABC.
A number of new Microsoft Courier tablet pictures and related specs hit the Internet on Friday.
Nvidia has removed the latest iteration of WHQL drivers from its website after a number of StarCraft II beta testers blamed 196.75 for the sizzling death of their PCs and video cards.
Microsoft has updated its rather extensive Xbox Live "Code of Conduct" to allow the inclusion of race, nationality, religion and sexual orientation in Gamertags and profiles.
ESA’s Herschel Space Observatory has discovered organic molecules in the Orion Nebula - potential signs of life.
More details have emerged of Microsoft's Project Pink phone - and it looks like it won't support Windows Phone 7.
The most widely used software encryption technique has a major weakness, University of Michigan computer scientists have discovered.
Vast amounts of methane are bubbling up from the East Siberian sea, raising fears of a massive hike in global warming.
Invitees to the wedding of a German couple had better be good at games - if not, they won't make it to the church on time.
Apple's latest move in its big App Store spring clean is to get rid of Wifi scanning applications.
A major international study has found overwhelming evidence that a massive asteroid impact in did indeed wipe out the dinosaurs 65 million years ago.
One would usually expect a news article beginning with the words “North Korea has reportedly developed its own…” to end with something of a nuclear bang, but while potentially explosive, this particular bit of news can only really harm Microsoft.
Google has officially introduced an advanced auto-caption feature for all YouTube users.
Sony is reportedly preparing to challenge Apple with a new line of handheld products, including a smartphone capable of running Playstation games.
Western Digital has begun shipping a new line of high performance, 2.5-inch solid state drives (SSDs).
Google's VP of Global Ad Operations has claimed that desktops will become "irrelevant" in just three years time.
Researchers from the Kinsey Institute at Indiana University asked a representative sample of 486 18- to 96-year-olds what the term meant to them.
In a move which surely smacks of just a touch of desperation, the Department of Homeland Security is asking Joe Public how to best raise awareness of the importance of cybersecurity.
China plans to launch the first module of its planned space station next year.
Google has released a new application that lets Android users search their phone by scrawling on the screen with a finger.
A new award from the National Center for Science Education aims to honor the year's most stupid creationist.
The first gamer to pitch a perfect game in 2K Sports' Major League Baseball 2K10 video game will win a grand prize of one million dollars. The creative firm hired to develop the contest claims it is the largest contest prize in video game history.
Lady Gaga may rave about disco sticks, but here at TG, we’re much more into our dongles, and this particular porn detection dongle has caught our eye.
Atari has confirmed that its long-awaited Test Drive Unlimited 2 will be a Massively Open Online Racing (MOOR) game.
Engineers at Lockheed Martin have successfully completed fabrication of the world's largest heat shield.
An accused ATM skimmer swallowed a Kingston flash drive during a federal raid in a desperate attempt to destroy potentially incriminating evidence.
Spending hours glued to the television or PC damages childrens' relationships with their friends and parents, according to a new study.
When an air traffic controller's son had the day off school, he was brought to work - into the control tower at one of the busiest airports in the world. The FAA is now investigating.