As a major hostage operation plays out in the centre of Sydney, Uber briefly reached record surge pricing for rides in the CBD, before changing tack and offering free rides for passengers trying to leave the city.
The so-called "Google tax" requires aggregators to pay a fee for posting links and excerpts of news articles. Google says it can't afford the expense.
The company announces staff cuts and the closure of its game studio in Tampere, Finland.
Bilbo bows out as the last of Peter Jackson's Middle-earth movies delivers on the battle, not so much on the hobbit.
After announcing it had found a mystery buyer, the company again announces its plan to shut down at the end of the month.
Just a week before its planned closure after a trademark battle with Twitter, the image-sharing service has been saved. But it's not sharing the details yet.
Zubits magnetic shoe closures let you keep your laces while ditching the chore of tying them.
Coin Center, a newly created research and advocacy center, will focus on public policy issues faced by the virtual currency.
Within a few hours of the announcement of the RSS reader's retirement, thousands sign petitions asking that the Web giant save the service.
A new study shows that in the months following the takedown of Kim DotCom's cyberlocker, online movie revenue increased by 6 percent to 10 percent.