week in review A massive and complex virus has been discovered to be lurking in the Middle East, stealing data from targeted systems.
The malware -- dubbed Flame -- isand stored files as well as computer display contents and audio conversations. The malware appears to be state-sponsored, but experts are not sure what country is behind it.
Iran was the central target for the virus, but it also impacted machines in the West Bank, Syria, and other Middle East countries, as well as Sudan. And although some media reports have linked Israel to the attack, the country has
In a ruling in the Oracle vs. Google case, a San Francisco district court judge says 37 of Oracle's APIs are not copyrightable.
Planning on buying a new Windows 7 computer before Windows 8 comes out? Microsoft has a low-cost deal to get you to upgrade to Windows 8 when it comes out later this year.
A U.N. summit later this year in Dubai could lead to a new international regime of censorship, taxes, and surveillance, warn Democrats, Republicans, the Internet Society, and father of the Internet Vint Cerf.
A host of new photos have emerged from two sources who claim the devices in the pictures are actually Apple's next-generation iPhone.
Just when you thought it couldn't get bleaker for RIM, the company hires bankers, hinting at a potential sale.
At an event in Washington, D.C., industry representatives will announce plans to fight back against botnets, which have become the Internet's leading security threat.
Facebook and its bankers were in a bind when pricing shares because the stock had already traded so high on the private market.
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.
"Steve's legacy will always be in the DNA of the company, of bringing in the best people," Cook said. "I wouldn't get overly focused on who does what piece."
Hardware giant still forcing its factory workers to toil under difficult conditions, according to a new report.
Closing out a historic test flight, a privately developed cargo ship plunges back to Earth, completing an on-target splashdown to close out the first commercial visit to the space station.
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