PlayStation 3 users around the world have been left unable to connect to the PlayStation Network, with Sony still unable to identify the source of the problem.
Facebook has been granted a patent that covers large chunks of the entire social networking news feed concept, potentially stopping other social network providers in their tracks.
What to do if the government bans texting while driving? Fear not. In the UK, where there's already legislation against it, drivers have found a solution: update your Facebook page instead.
A talented programmer known as thunderbird2k has successfully ported Quake 3 to the Android OS.
They're cuddly folk at Wal-Mart, and they don't like mucky stuff - they won't even sell CDs with sexually explicit lyrics. So it's no surprise that, right after buying video start-up Vudu, the retailer has shut down its adult section.
Apple has reportedly launched an initiative to create an "explicit" category for third-party app developers of the iPhone and iPod Touch.
Nintendo of America has confirmed that it will be selling a XL version of its DSi handheld gaming device for $190.
A five-month Trivial Pursuit game waged between the sexes has concluded that women are more knowledgeable than men - but only just.
We suspect Cornell University's James Cutting is after a job in Hollywood. He and his team have applied cognitive psychology to work out which films are the most engrossing.
Based on modern perception research, they deconstructed 70 years of film, shot by shot.
Twitter has sold Yahoo its 'Firehose' - the full feed of public tweets - allowing Yahoo to integrate Twitter feeds into home pages, email accounts and search results.
Apple has graciously returned a banned swimwear shopping application to the virtual shelves of its hallowed iPhone store.
An irate Sony spokesperson has harshly criticized Microsoft for broadcasting "happy, happy, joy, joy" news about Project Natal.
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has reportedly banned a film noir video game over an allegedly sultry seduction scene.
A senior analyst has predicted that global shipments of non-X86 powered smartbooks will reach 163 million in 2015.
A UC Berkeley optometrist had warned that over-exposure to 3D technology could cause a small number of people to suffer from vision fatigue.
Graphics developers at Williams College and Nvidia have created a new algorithm that they say will drastically improve graphics quality.
Activision CEO Bobby Kotick has insisted that his company remains committed to keeping the "fun" in gaming.
2K Games and Firaxis are developing a Civilization game that will feature a new engine, redesigned combat system and hexagon tiles capable of generating organic landscapes.
Strap in! Blizzard has finally activated its long-awaited beta program for the upcoming Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty real-time strategy (RTS) game.
A drunk and deranged WoW player was recently shot by an irate grandfather after attempting to choke his mother to death.