World Cup 2014 begins on Thursday, June 12.
Experts caution that the notorious security bug heralds "open season on open source" and will force changes in how open-source code gets vetted as secure.
The effort aims to make it easier for programmers to include social networking functions on websites and Web apps -- and for new social networks to launch.
Those who want their browser to show Web sites' full addresses should be happy that Google put work on its "origin chip" on the back burner.
The Chinese have been known to be experts at hacking for quite some time. But what might surprise some is that it's epidemic across the country in all levels of society.
Weeby thinks the way to hire superstar engineers in hypercompetitive Silicon Valley is to pay them like superstars, to the tune of $1 million over four years, and be totally transparent about it.
Some loathe Google's test to see whether it's better to hide the gory details of Web addresses by default. But that move could actually be a sensible shift.
The exec, who clashed with Apple while at Adobe, now runs the team working on wearable software at Apple -- a vital role as the company expands into a new business.
In an interview, the head of Samsung's US media and software unit talks about creating a different kind of app store environment.
Trolls, beware! Fark.com says it isn't going to put up with users mistreating women on its site anymore.
The city once known for the summer of love is now dealing with a different kind of emotion. An influx of thousands of techies is feeding an unprecedented economic boom -- and generating a whole lot of angst.