Mobile-payment service wants to distance itself from extremist group the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, also called ISIS.
Apple's rumored embrace of true mobile payments may finally shake up how we pay for goods and services after years of empty promises.
The social network is tweaking its service after a rash of harassing and gruesome images and in an effort to bring more relevant information to people.
The social network says users caught posting images from the gruesome video of the alleged beheading of photojournalist James Foley will have their accounts yanked.
The WikiLeaks founder has vowed to exit "soon" from a small pocket of Ecuador in Britain's capital, but little has changed diplomatically and legally that would spur his eventual release.
In a wide-ranging interview with author James Bamford for Wired magazine, the former NSA contractor opens up on why he became the most wanted man in the world.
The Deep Panda group has turned its attention to US efforts and intentions in Iraq, where there are major Chinese oil interests.
Since the term "Isis" has become synonymous with a terror group, the digital-payment service is now working on rebranding.
An imaginative New Yorker takes home the top prize in Google's annual contest for her doodle of a device that transforms dirty water into something clean and drinkable.
The basics are the same: A uniform, a helmet, boots, a rucksack, and a rifle. But that's about the only similarities between what a D-Day soldier and one in Afghanistan took into combat.