Two members of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee are attempting to call the Justice Department to account over the treatment of internet activist Aaron Swartz.
Google is facing legal action in the UK, over the Safari privacy breach that saw the company slapped with a record fine from the Federal Trade Commission last year.
In a landmark ruling, a French court has ordered Twitter to hand over details of users who posted racist and anti-semitic content.
Lenovo may be considering a takeover of Research in Motion, in an attempt to expand out of its core PC business and into mobile.
Apple's latest audit of its supplier factories in the Far East has uncovered a subcontractor using underage labor, prompting the company to terminate its agreement with the firm and report it to the authorities.
Google and Facebook are pouring money into Washington, spending record amounts on lobbying last year.
The US once again heads Google's list of governments that request its user data - and nearly 70 percent of requests came without a warrant.
Apple's reported record iPhone and iPad sales for the quarter - but has disappointed analysts all the same, with its slowest profit growth in a decade.
Sony's been fined nearly $400,000 in the UK for the security breach that led to the hacking of its PlayStation Network in April 2011.
Steve Jobs threatened Palm with patent litigation if it didn't agree to stop hiring Apple employees, a court filing alleges.
Google's reported fourth quarter revenues of $14.42 billion, up by 36 percent on the same quarter last year - and bringing annual revenues up to over $50 billion for the first time.
The French government has released proposals to tax online businesses for the collection of personal data, in a move that would dramatically increase their currently-tiny tax bills.
Iconic games developer Atari has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the US, in an effort to split from its parent company.
Like the country itself, Google chairman was initially less than communicative about his recent trip to North Korea. Now, though, both he and his daughter have opened up about what Sophie Schmidt describes as 'The Truman Show, at country scale'.
Google's planning a huge corporate headquarters in London, closing two offices and moving onto a £1 billion site in King's Cross.
AMD has accused four former employees of stealing 100,000 confidential documents before jumping ship to work for Nvidia.
Google chairman Eric Schmidt has reportedly used his time in North Korea this week to explain to the government how beneficial an open internet is.
Google chairman Eric Schmidt, along with former New Mexico governor Bill Richardson, has arrived in North Korea for the start of a two or three day visit.
The Federal Trade Commission has completed its investigation of Google over unfair business practices - and the company's got off very lightly indeed.
Times are hard for all of us it seems: even Apple CEO Tim Cook is taking a pay cut - and it's a biggie.