Researchers at the Psychometric Centre of Cambridge University have come up with a method to predict someone's personality based on what they “like” on Facebook.
The popular Harlem Shake phenomenon has become a source of contention between musicians, who claim that their voices were used in the song without their permission.
Iranian officials have recently enforced a nationwide ban on the use of all virtual private networks (VPNs) inside the country. The enforcement comes just three months ahead of Iran’s national elections.
The highly awaited sale of new top-level domains (TLDs), progresses into a full-scale war between publishing companies and the Amazon giant. Amazon’s request to own new suffixes like .book, .author and .read, provoked the ire of the Authors Guild and the Association of American Publishers.
Fake Twitter accounts impersonating top investors could cause stock market hoaxes, according to a report by Reuters.
Google just revealed for the first time how many ‘National Security Letters’ (NSLs) they are getting from the Federal Bureau of Investigation. These NSL requests are now part of Google’s Transparency Report, which is publicly available online.
The European Union has fined Microsoft €561 million ($729 million) for not promoting rival web browsers to its Internet Explorer.
In an unexpected turn of events, The Pirate Bay have just recently announced that they will be operating their website out of North Korea, one of the most dysfunctional states in the world. Is it just an elaborate hoax or trolling attempt?
Spotify, which is an Internet streaming music service, has joined up with Ford Motor Company in an effort to allow customers to use the music service in their cars and trucks equipped with SYNC.
Facebook is building a huge cold storage data centre in Prineville, Oregon to house old and unpopular photos and messages, an effort to cut energy costs as more people flood the social network with content.
Intel has announced an array of new mobile processors and an LTE solution at the Mobile World Congress 2013 in Barcelona.
Samsung will announce a new service called TV Discovery at this year's Mobile World Congress, making it easier and faster to find content on smartphones and smart TVs.
A decision by Oxford University to temporarily block access of Google Docs on its campus due to security concerns isn't probably going to sit well with any university students who are Google fans; or with the PR department at Google.
Facebook has admitted that it was hacked last month in what it called a “sophisticated attack,” but it claimed no user information was stolen.
NASA will broadcast live footage and commentary on the asteroid that will fly close to Earth tomorrow (Friday), documenting its passage by the planet.
The virtual currency Bitcoins can now be used to buy a pizza, thanks to a new service that acts as a middleman for conversion of Bitcoins into US dollars.
NASA will host its first live Google+ Hangout with the International Space Station soon, giving citizens a glimpse of life 240 miles above the Earth.
Computer security firm Kaspersky Lab made a major blunder with its latest anti-virus update, which blocked Windows XP users from accessing the internet.
The US Federal Reserve had admitted that hackers stole personal information from its servers during a hack that could affect as many as 4,000 bank executives.
Google has released a panoramic view of the Grand Canyon, giving people throughout the world a glimpse of a whopping 75 miles of trails and roads at the iconic location.