Once in charge of Google Checkout, Ling became the marketing guru for Facebook's developer platform before joining Facebook last year. Now he's leaving again--for Google?
Sony Ericsson has gone green with two new handsets: the forthcoming C901 Greenheart and the Ling prototype, which aim to make your carbon footprint a couple of sizes smaller
Volkswagen gave us a chance to drive its hydrogen-powered Passat, developed from its lab in China and used at the Beijing Olympics. This Passat has electrically driven wheels, with an onboard hydrogen fuel cell system to generate electricity.
Ben Ling, a former Googler recruited to lead Facebook's developer platform product marketing team, is quitting his job at the social-networking site.
Ben Ling, director of product marketing for the Facebook platform, gave a brief peek of the upcoming profile page update at Graphing Social Patterns conference and detailed some new capabilities for the social network's 200,000 developers.
A wearable set of sensors can tell when you stop moving or thinking and prods you back into activity with a series of unpleasant sensations.
Solar-powered phone chargers for the developing world, 3D-printed satellites and bespoke shoes for the masses have won the backing of Sir Richard Branson.
The Union Street Guest House in New York faces Internet fury after its policy to fine wedding parties $500 for each bad review goes viral.
While Facebook itself is blocked by the Chinese government, Facebook-owned Instagram is growing fast in that country.
Scientists at Harvard have coaxed beautiful microscopic crystal flowers to form in a beaker of chemical fluid.