Nearly a decade in the works, Internet-wide projects designed to keep e-mail safe from scams, spam, and identity-thieving phishing attempts are paying off.
Planned new laws could put British Internet abusers behind bars for up to two years.
Major international companies such as Apple and Google could soon have their accounts put under the microscope in Australia as part of a crackdown on corporate tax avoidance.
Come 2015, Ireland plans to start doing away with the "Double Irish" tax structure, which has allowed companies like Apple, Google and Facebook to shelter billion of dollars in profits from taxes.
In an effort to stop spammers, the web giant rejects emails that include "highly restricted" character combinations.
The trade agency says the accused sent more than 180 million spam text messages falsely promising free gift cards.
Social media is a company's best friend -- until it involves copyrights and trademarks. The latest example: Sports broadcasters are cracking down on 6-second clips of the World Cup.
Microsoft's E3 press conference promises early DLC for multi-platform games and promising exclusive titles like Sunset Overdrive, Halo and a new Crackdown game.
Web giant may face "repressive action" before summer if it does not respond to a dozen recommendations related to how it manages user data.
Google's hard stance against Chrome extensions for Windows hosted outside the Chrome Web Store angers some businesses and their customers.