The current "directory tile" ad experiment shows only for new Firefox users. A new "enhanced tile" program to launch soon will mean existing users can see some ads, too.
In 9 out of 10 cases, account holders in a cache of intercepted communications were not the intended targets, according to the Washington Post.
It's a major endorsement for the file format, but some social-network members are upset to have lost their flexible, sharable JPEGs.
A university study has shown that 82 per cent of early NBN users are happy with the service and are also twice as likely to telecommute to work.
In its second transparency report, Twitter explains in detail the number of times government agencies around the world asked for information on users, and how often it complied.
In a major win for the search giant, it avoids a battle over search bias.
The California legislature passed a bill the prevents regulation of VoIP and other Internet-based services. Gov. Brown would be wise to sign the new law -- and quickly.
The mobile browser company says it has reached the milestone of 200 million users, a massive increase year over year, as users in Africa reach out to social networks and more.
Facebook estimates that 4.8 percent are duplicate accounts, 2.4 percent are user-misclassified accounts, and 1.5 percent are undesirable accounts.
commentary Mobile networks are running out of capacity. But the federal government is doing everything it can to weasel out of a White House promise to free up some of its vast stockpile of radio spectrum.