Some 300,000 of the 600,000 Macs infected by the Flashback Trojan are located in the U.S.
Britain's Home Office interior ministry said Saturday it was investigating reports that hacking group Anonymous had attacked its website over the government's plans to boost Internet surveillance.
More than half a million Apple computers have been infected with the Flashback Trojan, according to a Russian anti-virus firm. Its report claims that about 600,000 Macs have installed the malware - potentially allowing them to be hijacked and used
Government officials want to data-mine social media to scan for criminal activity. But are their efforts just a complete waste of time?
Don't read the fine print on smart-phone apps? A new service eventually could do it for you.
The Rainbow Mansion sits high on a hill overlooking Silicon Valley. With a roof of Spanish tile and a chandelier in the foyer, this 5,000-square-foot West Coast mini-palace was once home to a man who made his millions selling chips for PC graphics ca
The two G’s here, Gaye and George, have both been out on the “leading edge” of technology in their business careers, although for all the headaches and hassles, we both refer to it as the “bleeding edge”
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No computer can yet pass the ‘Turing test’ and be taken as human.
Microsoft’s Digital Crimes Unit was behind an unprecedented takedown of servers powering some of the worst known cybercrime operations today
I would like to let everyone know about an application called Cabela's Recon Hunt. It has a very low cost, gives access to every map that is offered to the public.
Apple announced a new version of its Apple TV set top box Wednesday at an event in San Francisco where the company is unveiling a new version of its iPad tablet computer.
The public preview of Windows 8 has won "rave reviews" according to the Daily Mail, the newspaper that claims to reflect Middle England and is proudly conservative in every sense of the word.
The software is called “Collusion,” developed last year by Mozilla programmer Atul Varma, who became inspired to code the program after reading extensively about online privacy matters. It plugs into the Firefox browser and watches as websites and ad
Microsoft Corp unveils the first widely available test version of Windows 8 on Wednesday, giving the public the first chance to try out the slick, new-look operating system it hopes will restore the company's fading tech supremacy.
Thursday’s decision by the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said that an encrypted hard drive is akin to a combination to a safe, and is off limits, because compelling the unlocking of either of them is the equivalent of forcing testimony.
Regarding the issue of region, this software can make a copy of the DVD that will play on any player in any region:
"I'm going to learn, Ubuntu?" Turn your android phone into a full fledged pocket size desktop computer for anytime, anywhere desktop functionality. "Right now, you most likely carry a smartphone, laptop, and perhaps a tablet device of some kind
A British startup is commercializing a USB-sized sequencing machine.
A recent security flaw raises questions about mobile payments.
At the time, he was appointed to be a member of the president's export council. There are dozens of interviews in the report. We've gone through them and picked out some of the most interesting pieces of information. Here are the most interesting tid
Google will mirror Apple's winning hardware-software formula with an Android-powered entertainment system that wirelessly streams content through homes, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday.
So many authors have used the easy iOS app templates here to publish their book to sell on the App Store. You'll find affordable template apps to create book-style apps without any programming skills required.
Now let’s say that Sue runs a hairdressing shop out of her house. She has a limited clientele but she wants to expand. But recently Sue has read in the news about the crack down on ‘illegal home based black-market businesses’ such as hers. How does S
SOPA (Stop Online Piracy Act) if passed will drastically change the internet for the worse. This app will help you avoid SOPA supporting products to show your displeasure with the bill and help get it voted down! Read more about SOPA here.
An Android “app” designed to warn you if you’re about to do business – buy a product or service — from a company that supports the bill.
As soon as things get smart, something stupid also happens: they become vulnerable to attack.
Researchers show that they can make more efficient use of the airwaves than previously thought. But now Congress has to notice.
Apple is facing mounting challenges in 2012 to refresh key product lines in the face of rising competition after a year marked by record profits but also the death of its founder Steve Jobs and less dramatic design innovation.
As targeted scams become more common, it's vital to protect yourself.