This year, the world was most interested in Egypt and Charlie Sheen, according to Twitter's annual report on the top trending hashtags.
An Australian man has hacked Apple's Siri voice assistant to turn it into a home automation controller.
Rights groups have criticized Apple for omitting to give the Siri voice assistant information on abortion and birth control.
After redesigning the Gmail and Reader interfaces, Google's now turned its attention to Search.
Five years in the making, a new 'uncensorable' search engine has launched.
The Onion Router (Tor) anonymization network is asking users for help to improve bandwidth.
A Spanish team says it's developed a system that allows a machine to recognize a person’s emotional state and take it into account during conversation.
In a blatant example of bandwagon-jumping, a group of developers opposed to Adobe's Flash plug-in web browser has decided to call itself 'Occupy Flash'.
Sure, we all know that Facebook video calling - launched in July - is powered by Skype. But now you can make a Facebook-to-Facebook video call from within Skype itself.
Google's announced an opt-out for Wifi users, allowing them to remove their home networks from the company's geolocation database.
Researchers at the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne have come up with an algorithm that can track all the players in a sports match, and say it could soon appear at international competitions.
Google's aiming to do its bit for unemployed military veterans with the launch of a series of tools to help them find jobs.
Adobe's reported to have halted development of Flash Player for browsers on mobile devices.
Mozilla has officially rolled out Firefox 8 for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux.
The update boasts new features designed to facilitate easier web browsing, while offering users more control over their online experience.
Hewlett Packard (HP) is reportedly being advised by Bank of America Merrill Lynch as the corporation decides whether to retain or sell its webOS software platform.
Websites across Europe and North America went down yesterday, apparently thanks to a problem with Juniper routers.
Mountain View has rolled out Google+ Pages for local businesses and global brands.
After a year of customer gripes about its MyFord Touch car interface, Ford is promising major improvements.
With eye-witness reports and photos taking such a prominent part in the recent middle-Eastern uprisings, Duke University scientists have found a way to guarantee their authenticity.
Google's altered its search ranking algorithm to push newer results closer to the top, in a move likely to affect around a third of searches.