Victory for Google in Android patent case

Jurors have sided with Google in its long-running patent battle with Oracle, saying Android doesn't infringe on Oracle patents.

Silicon Valley eyes Mitt Romney



Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has reportedly managed to raise at least $1.76 million in Silicon Valley from a number of high-profile individuals, including Netscape co-founder Marc Andreessen.



Were Facebook investors misled?

Facebook is being accused of advising some - but not all - underwriters to cut their forecasts for the company in the run-up to its IPO.

Judge recommends Xbox 360 ban

An International Trade Commission judge has recommended that US imports of Microsoft's Xbox 360 S console should be halted and products pulled from the shelves.

Google given deadline to fix anti-trust concerns

The European Commission has given Google one last chance to put its house in order and explain how it plans to ease anti-trust concerns.

Software problems impact Facebook IPO

Nasdaq chief executive Robert Greifeld has apologised for a software glitch that delayed Facebook's IPO on Friday.

Greenpeace protesters arrested at Apple HQ

Two Greenpeace activists have been arrested after a demonstration outside the company's Cupertino headquarters.

GM pulls paid ads from Facebook

Just days before its IPO, Facebook's had a big blow: General Motors has decided to pull all of its paid advertising, saying it's just not cost-effective.

Facebook raises share price to give $100bn valuation

Facebook's upped the price for its shares from $28-$35 to $34-$38, potentially valuing the company at above the magic $100 billion mark.

LightSquared files for bankruptcy following failed wireless venture

LightSquared has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, after its plans for a national wholesale mobile network were scuppered over concerns about mobile interference.

T-Mobile, Sprint and others join to fight Verizon spectrum deal

A new coalition including mobile operators, trade associations and campaign groups has formed to try and stop Verizon Wireless from buying more mobile spectrum.

Yahoo CEO forced out over misleading resume

Yahoo has bowed to shareholder pressure and replaced Scott Thompson as CEO, after he was discovered to have falsified his degree on his resume.

Browsing child porn is legal in New York

Looking at child porn on the internet is legal in New York, the Court of Appeals has ruled.

Twitter resists handing over user records

Twitter is standing up for one of its users and challenging a court order to hand over his data.

Myspace settles with FTC over misuse of private data

Moribund social networking service Myspace has agreed to settle Federal Trade Commission charges that it misled users over the use of their personal information.

Yahoo board mulls options as pressure increases on Thompson

Yahoo investor Daniel Loeb is stepping up his campaign to get the company's CEO, Scott Thompson, fired.

Jury gives mixed verdict in Oracle-Google lawsuit

In a decision that will satisfy nobody, the jury in the Oracle-Google copyright case has concluded that Google did indeed infringe Oracle's Java copyrights - but failed to agree whether Google's actions amounted to 'fair use'.

Facebook IPO valuation falls short of $100 billion - for now

Facebook's valuation for its forthcoming IPO will be about $90 billion, rather than the rumored $100 billion - but it'll still be the biggest-ever internet company IPO, raising around $10 or $11 billion.

Yahoo CEO accused of lying about degree

Most of us can remember whether we have a degree in computer science or not - but then we're not all busy CEOs. And Yahoo's been forced to admit that its new chief, Scott Thompson, said he had one when he didn't.

Target to stop selling Kindles

Target is to pull the plug on Amazon's Kindle in all its outlets, and has already removed them from its online store.