German data protection officials are taking another look at Facebook's use of photo recognition.
Google says it is acquiring Frommer's travel-guide business from John Wiley & Sons Inc for $25 million.
Valve founder Gabe Newell, Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson and Blizzard rep Rob Pardo are all quite apprehensive about Microsoft Windows 8.
Google's to start demoting sites in its search results that receive large numbers of valid copyright-infringement notices - delighting the content industry, but worrying free-speech campaigners.
Google's trialling a new search feature that display results from a user's emails alongside those from the web. It's also launched its Knowledge Graph service worldwide.
Web developers could soon be able to start including interactive 3D in their applications, thanks to new standardization efforts.
Researchers at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) have written a new programming language dubbed "Halide."
Forget about Yahoo, Hotmail and Gmail - Redmond wants to be a real email contender with Outlook.com.
Twitter says that an outage yesterday wasn't, as rumored, caused by an overload from Olympic traffic.
Americans hate tailored political advertising - so much so that it's likely to put them off politicians they already support.
Pearltrees is routinely used to embed data related to a particular topic in a way that is easy to navigate.
With YouTube increasingly the tool of choice for activists around the world, the company's launching a face-blurring feature to protect users' anonymity.
A recent report published by analysts at Capstone has confirmed that US users of Facebook declined approximately 1.1 percent over the past 6 months.
Barnes & Noble has rolled out Nook for the Web, a free cloud-based service that allows customers to access their e-books on any PC or Mac browser.
Microsoft's unveiled the customer preview of the new Microsoft Office, which it's redesigned to make the most of touch screens, social networking and the cloud.
A customer preview of Microsoft's new Office suite has gone live just a few months before Redmond officially launches its flagship Windows 8 operating system.
MIT engineers have developed a semi-autonomous vehicle safety system that takes over if the driver does something stupid.
In its latest report, Greenpeace has upgraded Apple's marks on clean energy, but says the company's still being vague about how it plans to move away from coal-fired power.
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is attempting to reassure jittery vendors that Redmond's recently unveiled Windows 8 Surface tablet is simply a "design point" - rather than a competing device.
Microsoft has officially confirmed that its flagship Windows 8 operating system will roll out to manufacturers the first week of August and hit store shelves for the masses in late October 2012.