The world's greatest user of pirated software, China, has announced it is to crack down on piracy by ensuring that all government offices are using legitimate software.
It seems that no one is immune to patent law. And as a recent intellectual property (IP) suit alleges, the CIA’s unmanned drones that operate all over the world could very well be acting in violation of US legislation.
A ruling by a federal appeals court could mean a ban on sales of second-hand software - and even of second-hand books and music.
Google says the massive furore over Wifi snooping by Street View cars was all the fault of one software engineer.
Four out of five children can't tell when an adult is posing as a child online, according to software developers working to track pedophiles online.
The first generation of iPad apps has some pretty serious usability problems, according to a report from the Norman Nielsen Group.
No, Apple's nascent Gianduia platform will not kill Flash for the masses. That is what HTML5 is for - at least according to Steve Jobs.
Google has updated its sophisticated text translation software for Android-based smartphones.
An ARM spokesperson has blamed Flash and the abrupt emergence of tablets for the lack of smartbooks in the mobile marketplace.
iPhone users will soon be able to pay for things simply by waving their phone in the air - something most of them are happy enough to do anyway.
Adobe CTO Kevin Lynch has accused Apple of creating and enforcing a closed ecosystem during his keynote speech at the Web 2.0 conference in San Francisco.
Google has upgraded its popular search engine with a refined user interface (UI) that allows users to fully experience the "increasing richness" of the web.
Skype has launched new monthly plans for international calls to landlines and cellphones, and is expected this week to launch a video chat feature.
Microsoft has created a new tool, Spindex, that aims to manage and aggregate social media information.
Students at the University of Michigan, with the help of Ford, have created a series of applications designed to be used in a car.
Twitter will today launch a new feature allowing tweets to be embedded within documents.
Google’s Chrome increased its browser market share by 0.6 percentage points in April to 6.7%, while Microsoft’s Internet Explorer fell 0.7 points to 59.95%.
A severe shortage of IPv4 addresses has reportedly "raised the specter" of companies eventually being forced to obtain an address from the nascent IPv4 black market.