A hacker group based in Germany says it has managed to crack Apple's new Touch ID biometric security system with a modified fingerprint lifting method and a "fake finger" creation technique.
The evolution of electric scooters as more environmentally friendly and economical for the masses is a worthy goal, but they also must be practical.
The company which makes software that no one understands says it aims to train 650 workers with autism to become IT specialists by 2020.
It is starting to look like Google's tax avoidance days might be coming to a close after France and Germany have joined the UK in demanding that the search engine start paying its share.
Germany has issued an ultimatum to the search engine Google to start answering user questions via email or face the consequences.
It has been a very bad week for Apple on the patent front. First the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) informed Apple that it could not trademark the iPad mini, then it said it would no longer enforce Apple's "rubber band" user interface patent. In other words, the USPTO made it clear that Apple can't go around patenting the English language and Newtonian physics.
A German court has decided that Taiwan's HTC misappropriated Nokia's power saving technology.
A market research firm said Japan is set to overtake both Japan and the USA in the installation of photovoltaic (PV) capacity.
German government proposals to charge search engines for displaying snippets of news articles are coming under fire, with Google drumming up opposition to the plan.
Archaeologists have revealed the oldest ivory workshop in the world, in Germany's Saxony-Anhalt region.
Due to a major security glitch in Internet Explorer, the German government is urging its citizens to avoid using the browser.
German data protection officials are taking another look at Facebook's use of photo recognition.
People have been making music for thousands of years longer than thought, new dating evidence shows.
A US judge has ruled that Motorola won't be able to enforce an injunction preventing Microsoft from selling Windows products in Germany.
Apple's won a patent ruling against Motorola relating to the 'slide-to-unlock' smartphone feature.
Samsung's under investigation by the European Commission over possible monopoly abuse - just as the company learns it's failed in its attempt to overturn a ban on selling the Galaxy Tab 10.1 in Germany.
A German hacking group says it's discovered a Trojan horse that the government is using to spy on citizens' online activities.
The German state of Schleswig-Holstein has ordered organizations to remove the Facebook 'Like' button from their websites and shut down fan pages.
The Amazon Appstore is currently off limits to mobile developers in Germany.