Internet Explorer 9 downloaded 2.3 million times

In just 24 hours, Microsoft registered more than 2.3 downloads of its newest Web browser.

Internet Explorer 9 is open for business

As promised, Microsoft has released the latest version of Internet Explorer, adding new feature to help it better compete with Firefox and Chrome.

Microsoft says IE9 would not be Pwn2Owned

Internet Explorer is in the headlines today, but not in a good way. The browser was compromised and shown to be dangerously exploitable in an annual contest called Pwn2Own.

Google enacts new spam-cutting search procedures

In its latest effort to give users total control over what kind of results they get when they perform an online search, Google has added a feature that easily allows website domains to be blocked from all future results.

Gmail rolls out 'smart label' feature

Google is trying to lend a helping hand to Gmail users who want to have an organized inbox but don't necessarily want to or know how to take the time to set up filters and labels. Enter the new 'smart label' feature.

Internet Explorer 9 coming March 14

It took Microsoft a while to nail down an official date for the release of its next Web browser, but it has done just that now in setting March 14 as the official launch date of Internet Explorer 9.

Every HP computer will soon have webOS

Beginning in 2012, if you buy an HP computer, it'll still have the de facto Windows operating system, but in case you're curious, it will also be able to boot up with HP's recently acquired webOS platform.

New update brings iTunes to version 10.2.1

Apple has released a new versions of iTunes music platform, but its release notes are exactly the same as the previous iteration of the software, leaving everyone to wonder what exactly was changed behind the scenes.

Adobe releases Flash-to-HTML online tool

Content creators who don't want to dabble in iPad development because it doesn't support Flash video have something enticing them to come over to the other side.

Bing partners with Kayak for flight results

Microsoft's Bing search engine will soon incorporate data from flight aggregator, meaning when users search for flight information they will receive pricing data directly within the results page.

Saab eyes Android-based in-car entertainment system

Android developers are soon going to have a whole new system to play with as Saab is turning the keys to its IQon in-car entertainment system over to the Google operating system.

Some Gmail accounts still not restored from bug

It seemed like everything was love and roses after Gmail reportedly fixed a glitch that caused tens of thousands of Gmail accounts to be wiped clean. However, Google admits, there are still some who don't have access to any of their old e-mails.

Google enhances Street View for non-cars

Google is working to add to the number of off-road Street View scenes online, as it prepares to take a specially equipped tricycle through some of the world's most famous trails and spots that a car can't get to.

Erroneously deleted Gmail accounts restored

For some 150,000 Gmail users who found their inboxes wiped entirely clean over the weekend, there is light at the end of the tunnel. Google managed to restore virtually all of the affected accounts, thanks to the fact that it backs up everything on tape.

Cataclysm alert: Amazon launches Netflix-like streaming

Amazon has just launched a new video service that allows users to stream as many movies or TV shows as they want, in what is the most credible threat yet to Netflix's absolute domination in this market.

"Breakup Notifier" Facebook app lets users prowl

If you're anything like me, the only shot you ever have at catching a woman's eye is when she's on the rebound. And that is why there's a new app on Facebook that lets users monitor whenever someone changes their relationship status from "in a relationship" to "single."

Facebook relationship statuses go gay-friendly

If Facebook's list of relationship status options don't exactly fit you, then maybe this change will help. The social networking site has just added "In a domestic partnership" and "In a civil union," to accommodate those who cannot officially be "married."

Facebook offices are moving

It looks like Facebook is going to have to change the address in its "Info" page, as the company is looking to buy a huge corporate campus that used to belong to computer manufacturing company Sun.

Dating site steals 250,000 Facebook profiles

If you made any of your Facebook profile information publicly accessible for all to see, there's a good chance you are already a potential mate on The only problem if you've never heard of that site.

85% of Wikipedia entries are made by men

If you compare the Wikipedia entries for Sex and the City compared to The Sopranos, it doesn't take long to realize there's a serious gender gap when it comes to the free online encyclopedia.