Motorola Mobility sued by Google-backed firm

Motorola Mobility - currently in the process of being taken over by Google - is being sued by a patent-holding firm partially funded by, er, Google.

Star Wars technology zaps mozzies in flight

Your reporter once had to explain to a toddler why it was vital that she take malaria pills on holiday. The child nodded sagely and asked whether she was supposed to throw the pills at the mosquitoes.