IDF vs. the iPhone: Are we idiots?

I’m at Intel’s Developer Forum (IDF) today and also covering the iPhone 5 launch at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco.

Google snaps up malware scanning firm

Google's acquired VirusTotal, which offers a free service allowing users to scan files and website URLs for malware.

The problem with Nokia

Yesterday Nokia rolled out its 920 and 820 smartphones. The problem? They are too dissimilar from the iPhones and Android handsets currently on the market. 

Bruce Willis is not suing Apple

Sadly, reports of Bruce Willis wanting to take on Apple in court were completely fabricated.

Hackers steal $250,000 from BitFloor exchange

The US's biggest BitCoin trading exchange, BitFloor, has been forced to temporarily shut up shop, after a virtual heist in which the equivalent of $250,000 was stolen.

Zuckerberg pledges to keep Facebook shares

With its stock price languishing, Facebook has announced that it won't be making a secondary offering of its shares, and that Mark Zuckerberg will hang on to his own for at least another year.

Samsung denies supplier used child labor

Samsung says an investigation of conditions at one of its supplier's Chinese factories has revealed problems with working conditions, but no child labor.

Pirate Bay founder arrested in Cambodia

Gottfrid Svartholm Warg, one of the founders of file-sharing website Pirate Bay, has been arrested in Cambodia, following a request by the Swedish authorities.

Japan rules Samsung didn't infringe Apple patent

  The latest country to rule on whether Samsung's been infringing an Apple patent, Japan, has decided that it didn't.

Apple Store shifts focus to dollars, not customers

Get ready to be upsold next time you walk into an Apple Store.

Google and Samsung - the new evil queens of denial

Are Google and Samsung the new evil queens of denial?

Apple requests ban on eight Samsung devices

Apple's wasted no time in listing the eight Samsung products it wants to see banned at a September 20 court hearing.

Facebook campus to include 10-acre room

Undaunted by its languishing share price, Facebook has announced plans for a huge expansion of its Menlo park headquarters, to be designed by award-winning architect Frank Gehry.

Samsung shares slump following Apple copying verdict

Samsung shares lost more than $10 billion in market value, following a US jury's finding that the company illegally copied Apple products.

Jury in Apple-Samsung case asks for more time

This is going to be a lengthy deliberation process.

FTC sues Dish over unwanted telemarketing calls

The Federal Trade Commission has launched a lawsuit against Dish Network for violating 'do not call' regulations.

Apple and Samsung face Korean sales ban

As a US jury prepares to deliver its verdict in the high-profile patent case between Apple and Samsung, a South Korean court has determined that they've both been copying each other's products.

The mobile patent wars

The Apple versus Samsung patent trial is now in the hands of the jury (heaven help them all) and tech reporters are waiting with bated breath for the outcome.

25 years later, a new Microsoft logo

For a significant amount of its customer base, Microsoft is unveiling a new logo for the first time in their lifetime.

Sony slashes jobs to streamline smartphone supply chain

Sony's announced plans to cut 1,000 jobs from its handset division, Sony Mobile - one in seven of its workforce.