Software developers' pay checks hit hard

The US software jobs market might have grown by nearly 64,000 jobs last year, but as the workforce expanded, the average size of workers' pay checks declined by nearly two percent.

Anonymous targets cyber-security legislation

Anonymous has claimed responsibility for downing the websites of USTelecom and Tech America as part of a wider campaign to protest the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act of 2011.

Hi-tech industry cuts a quarter-million jobs

The US' hi-tech industry cut nearly 250,000 jobs last year, after rour years of growth in a row.