Pro-Assad hacking group apparently commandeers the financial information firm's Twitter account, sending out illustrations backing the Syrian president.
The "Phantom Menace" trailer wasn't only a treat for fans: it was a coup for Apple and, in 1998, one of the biggest tests the Internet had faced.
"You've been hacked" messages appear at CNBC, the Boston Globe and UK newspapers. The attack comes through an Internet address hijacking involving startup Gigya.
Adding to its antitrust problems in China, the chipmaker says it's now under investigation by US and European government agencies.
After Destiny's September release, Activision Blizzard is the latest large game maker to beat Wall Street estimates with the help of online purchases, signaling a bounce back for the industry.
Ahead of the re-release of Grand Theft Auto V for newer consoles, the game maker's fiscal second-quarter earnings shed light on its growing online business.
The Korean electronics giant posts a 74 percent drop in its mobile business operating profits during the September period.
Ahead of a holiday season with high-profile releases, game maker and publisher Electronic Arts is signaling a healthier turn for the console games industry.
Apple will switch to the TLS encryption standard after disclosure of vulnerability that could expose encrypted data.
On a call with analysts, Apple CEO explains why the company's smartphone is doing well but its tablet isn't.