Anti-virus pioneer John McAfee, wanted in connection with a murder in Belize, has arrived in Miami after being deported by Guatemala.
Google's published its list of the most-searched terms of 2012, showing the world to be particularly interested in Whitney Houston, Gangnam Style and Hurricane Sandy.
Google has tweaked its algorithm to make porn images harder to find in the US, making SafeSearch the default option for image searches.
Linus Torvalds has announced the official release of Linux Kernel 3.7.
As promised, Twitter has added Instagram-style features to its service, allowing users to edit photos and apply filters.
Following blocks on YouTube earlier this year, Iran has launched its own video sharing alternative offering only 'appropriate' content.
Google is to start charging small businesses for Google Apps, including Gmail and Google Drive.
Facebook-owned Instagram has disabled a feature that allowed Twitter users to view full versions of photos on the social network. Without Twitter Cards, pictures now appear distorted or cropped.
A developer by the name of AndrewDB is currently in the processing of modding Ubuntu Linux so that it runs on inexpensive PCs-on-a-stick powered by Rockchip RK3066 processors.
The first beta version of XBMC 12.0, also known as Frodo, went live in mid-November for Windows, OS X the Raspberry Pi and Ubuntu - but not Android.
Yahoo has released its list of the most-searched terms for the year. The list reveals that, unsurprisingly, we've been very interested in the US election - but have relaxed by following the Kardashians and dreaming of an iPhone 5.
Analysts at the NPD Group say Microsoft's flagship Windows 8 operating system is off to a "slow start."
A developer by the name of Dan Aloni has coded an emulator that allows users to play classic Windows games (95 or 98) on Android devices.
Having heaps of Facebook friends may make you look popular, but is actually a source of stress, researchers say.
Two US privacy groups are calling on Facebook to scrap its plans to do away with user votes on policy changes.
Sometime today, if you're a Facebook user, you'll get an email from the company asking you to vote away your right to vote on the company's governance.
Sales of Microsoft's flagship Windows 8 operating system are reportedly hovering "well below" Redmond's internal projections.
The desktop browser version of Netflix relies on Microsoft Silverlight and isn't exactly compatible with Linux - at least up until now.
Ubuntu is without a doubt one of the most popular flavors of Linux, as the operating system is fully capable of running smoothly even on outdated or anemic hardware.
Facebook's made a big expansion to its Gifts service, teaming up with retailers and service providers from babyGap to ProFlowers.