Same group that hacked NBC News' Twitter account earlier this month apparently grabs hold of USA Today's Twitter feed and fires off a clutch of messages.
Chavez was a media-savvy politician with more than 4 million Twitter followers. He promoted access to the Internet, while at the same time suppressing a free press.
The search giant did well in ComScore's April tally, but the big story appeared to be growth in visitors to general news sites.
Apple faces antitrust investigations for the iAd system, the Sony PlayStation 3 has three new 3D games, and how to start an online profile for your deceased loved ones.
A new $4.99 PC game shows no mercy to politicians--and even throws in Jon Stewart for good measure.
A federal judge says the Louisiana law meant to keep registered sex offenders from networking with minors online includes too many types of Web sites in its restrictions.
Joseph Kaminski and Bridget Carey help me kick off a week of 404 episodes without Jeff, and we'll start by questioning the use of technology in the Olympics -- do advanced equipment like Speed's LZR swimsuits and Nike's Speed Suits give athletes an unfair advantage? We'll also brainstorm the best music to motivate a workout, and look at a Web site that uses Twitter for pure evil.
Google launches its eBookstore, Verizon lets you use your cell phone minutes on your home phone, and Nike will give away its workout app for free on New Year's Day to help whip you back into shape.
Disasters go digital
Fujitsu shows off the world's largest 3DTV, an AT&T data breach hits iPad 3G owners, and Rock Band 3 gets keyboards.