A Wisconsin teenager is facing 15 years in jail after being convicted of using Facebook to blackmail dozens of classmates into sex.
Business review site Yelp may be feeling a little hangdog. After being accused last year of offering to take down bad reviews in return for advertising, it's facing a class action lawsuit over its alleged practices.
Three senior Google execs have been convicted by an Italian court of invading privacy, after a video of a schoolboy with Down's Syndrome was posted online.
Amazon has agreed a cross-licensing deal with Microsoft over its Kindle e-reader and use of Linux-based servers.
A third-party application developer known as ChilliFresh claims that Apple has purged more than 5,000 "inappropriate" programs from its iPhone app store.
The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has approved Google's request to buy and sell electricity.
The US and EU have approved a mega search deal - without restrictions - between Microsoft and Yahoo.
The US International Trade Commission has said it will investigate Apple and RIM for patent violation, following a complaint from Kodak.
A New Zealand florist found a good way of steering customers away from her competitors - she just altered their listings on Google Maps.
Google could be making as much as $500 million a year from users' dodgy spelling.
The Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) has filed a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) over Google's controversial Buzz launch.
Guess what? It's your legal right to bitch about your teacher on Facebook, and the school can't do a thing to stop you.
An Nvidia marketing director was hauled off a plane and chucked in jail last week after allegedly joking that he had a bomb.
The US government is pushing to be allowed access to people's cellphone records to help fight crime.
The EU is expected to approve Microsoft's search deal with Yahoo this week.
He probably hardly had time to update his profile, but MySpace CEO Owen Van Natta is to leave the company after less than a year in the job.
YouTube has introduced an optional "Safety Mode" filter designed to help users screen out potentially objectionable content.
It's a common complaint that new technology has drastically altered many job descriptions.
PayPal is blocking personal payments to and from India, in a sudden move which has left many without access to funds.
Just what we need in the boring old chip industry, a John LeCarre style tale of corporate espionage, intrigue and sex.