California solar projects left in the dark

When it comes to green, California is undoubtedly at the forefront, with many millions of dollars invested in various projects to help make the state less reliant on energy that causes pollution. 

Feds monitor credit card transactions in real time

The federal government was recently forced to admit it routinely tracks financial information in real-time by monitoring credit card transactions, loyalty cards, and even travel reservations.

Feds in hard-core BitTorrent crackdown

Agents from at least three federal entities have unceremoniously seized a domain that hosted a BitTorrent meta-search engine.

European Commission probes Apple's walled garden

The European Commission (EC) has reportedly joined the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in probing Apple's controversial policies regulating mobile software developers.