A smartphone-connected breathalyzer has taken out the top consumer electronics prize at Australia's Good Design Awards, beating a portable cinema camera, a Kickstarter-funded charging cable and the Leap Motion Controller for the top prize.
Mike Shaver, formerly technical strategy leader for Mozilla's browser, now leads Facebook's Android app development. The jobs are closer than you might think.
In a protest over Google now grabbing users' profile photos for ads, some people have apparently decided to change their shot to a photo of Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt.
The virtual currency gains a measure of legitimacy in the prosecution of a man accused of running a Bitcoin-inspired Ponzi scheme.
"Fraudsters are not beyond the reach of the SEC just because they use...virtual currency to mislead investors and violate federal securities laws," the SEC says, as it files charges against a Texas man.
The social network utilizes Google Play's new beta testing program to turn users into Android app testers who can report bugs and crashes immediately to Facebook.
After six years helping to chart the course of the Firefox browser, Shaver is leaving the nonprofit that develops the open-source browser.
The social network is letting application developers pay to push ads to smartphone owners running specific versions of Android and iOS.
Facebook continues to tout its "mobile first" strategy by highlighting its relationship to Google and the Android operating system.
The Norwegian browser's stock popped today on rumors of a possible acquisition. Buying Opera would be costly but could give Facebook better control over its destiny.