A single $4.1 billion trade carried out by computer-based sell order triggered the May 6 "flash crash" that shaved nearly 1,000 points off the Dow within a half hour, report says.
Jimi Heselden, who bought the company last year, was riding a Segway on his U.K. estate when it apparently went over a cliff and into a river.
In an interview, CNET's Ina Fried speaks with the three filmmakers behind "Catfish"--that other Facebook movie. This one is both a documentary and a thriller.
Struggling against rivals such as Apple and Samsung, Nokia sees its second-quarter earnings plummet while sales inch up 1 percent.
Game developers will hear in October about a new dimension coming to Flash Player, challenging native 3D interfaces and WebGL.
Google CEO Eric Schmidt's 2009 compensation was cut in half after the company spent less on his security expenses and travel costs for Schmidt's friends and family on Google-owned jets.
Who says you need to buy a $5,000 professional camera to get a rugged SLR? One Canon Rebel XT mostly withstood its parachute-free skydiving descent.
Smart Hom-Bot can monitor your home, feed your pet, and do the floors--not bad for an oversized hockey puck.
In product parade, company also touts Atrix as the "the world's most powerful smartphone," and shows off laptop shell for docking your phone, the Cliq 2, and Droid Bionic.
First-half profit falls 52 percent, forcing the company to warn that overall 2009 earnings will likely drop for the first time in six years.