Twitter in hack SNAFU

Twitter acknowledges unintentionally resetting a significant number of account passwords after an unknown number of users were compromised.

HBO Go and Cinemax apps hacked, HDMI output enabled

Hack enables HDMI output for HBO Go content on your big-screen TV.

NBC, Lady Gaga websites hacked

Several NBC sites were hacked over the weekend, in the run-up to Guy Fawkes' Night.

Most-hacked passwords revealed

It's probably no surprise that 'password' isn't the cleverest password to choose for, say, your online banking. But if you thought 'Jesus' would save you from being hacked, think again.

iPad battery case modded; powers Android Pipo Max M1 tablet

The Pipo Max M1 is an Android-powered tablet that is quite similar in size to Apple's original iPad.

Hacker claims responsibility for WoW carnage

A hacker has claimed responsibility for an incident yesterday in which World of Warcraft players across Europe dropped dead in their thousands.

Installing PlayStation Mobile on a rooted Android device

Want to install PlayStation Mobile on a non-certified rooted Android device?

Kindle Fire HD bootloader remains in lockdown

Few things anger technophiles as much as devices that are locked down and don't allow users to customize or mod their hardware.

Virgin Mobile login leaves customers open to hacks

Virgin Mobile USA customers are vulnerable to hackers, says one user who says he's been unable to get the company to take the issue seriously.

Pro-Assad hackers hijack al-Jazeera service

Hackers supporting the Syrian government have hacked the mobile service of the al-Jazeera news network.

FBI denies hacking claims

The FBI has denied claims by hacking group AntiSec that it snaffled millions of device IDs from an agent's laptop.

New arrest over Sony Pictures hack

The FBI has arrested a second LulzSec suspect for the attack on Sony Pictures last year.

Google offers $2 million bounty for Chrome hacks

Google has long offered a bug bounty to developers, security specialists and hackers who managed to identify security vulnerabilities in its software.

Blizzard confirms massive Battle.net hack

Blizzard president Mike Morhaime has confirmed that an unnamed team of hackers managed to breach Battle.net's digital perimeter.

Reuters hacked by pro-Assad activists

Reuters has been hacked, twice, by Syrian pro-government activists.

Yahoo logins hacked and leaked

A hacker group called D33D is claiming to have accessed more than 453,000 logins from Yahoo.

How to install and run Android apps on Google's Nexus Q

If you're a fan of Android devices, you are probably somewhat familiar with the Nexus Q - which was unveiled by Mountain View at Google I/O 2012 just a few weeks ago.

LinkedIn and eHarmony admit hacks

Hackers have hit the dating site eHarmony, along with LinkedIn - giving the business networking service its second major privacy blow in 24 hours.

Hacker group hits Warner Bros and China Telecom

A group calling itself SwaggSec is claiming to have hacked the networks of Warner Bros and China Telecom, and has released documents and logins online.

Report: Chinese built US military chip has a back door

A number of legislators have expressed concern in recent years over the use of Chinese manfauctured electronic components in US military hardware.