An armchair detective and a biochemist claim to have solved the mystery of the Ripper's identity through DNA testing a shawl. But some experts aren't convinced.
Fries, who was instrumental in creating Microsoft's first console, tells CNET about the "DirectX box", wooing developers, and uncertainty around "Halo".
The latest Android 4.4 KitKat update is here -- and the much-loved Samsung Galaxy S3 is finally updating to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean.
Ed Miliband blasted Google over tax avoidance at the Big Tent event today, while Google boss Eric Schmidt made an embarrassing slip.
After the International Studies Association proposes a ban on blogging for editors of its journals, faculty groups raise their swords.
Manchester is the UK's piracy capital, according to a study, which also sheds light on which artists are being downloaded the most.
"San Francisco is becoming the capital of Silicon Valley," according to legendary angel investor Ron Conway, and the city is becoming more friendly to tech businesses.
It looks real, but the URL is a giveaway that the Web page did not originate from the people of The New York Times.
The Wedding Crashers are back -- and this time they're crashing The Big Bang Theory in Google-backed comedy The Internship.
Board of world's No. 1 supplier of PCs by shipment is reportedly looking at options to "obtain maximum value for shareholders." One of those options involves splitting up into smaller companies.