Businesses and brands can now drop an Instagram icon onto their sites to send customers to their online photo-sharing profiles.
Not interested in learning a piece of image-editing software or paying someone to design your new business cards? The free tools on MakeBadge could help you out.
A new verification system being rolled out by Google+ is designed to help + members use the social network without fear of imposters.
HP buys Palm, Apple dips its toe into the search market, and how to earn a Cub Scout badge in video gaming.
Google Badges tracks your news reading, rewards voracious readers, and helps you organize your reading habit.
A Google+ badge can let people add your business to their circles and recommend your page, all without leaving your Web site.
Spurred by the breathless hype over Foursquare, marketers and new tech start-ups are turning to points, levels, and badges to keep customers loyal.
Defcon badges, specially designed to be hacked, were turned into a polygraph, blue box dialer, sound sensitive blimp navigator and a device for defeating facial recognition systems at the hacker conference this year.
We show off the best submissions so far for our CNET UK badge competition. Don't worry though, there's still plenty of time to enter.
Under legal pressure, the microblogging site has started rolling out a background-checking system so that prominent users can prove that accounts belong to them.