Widgets, gadgets, and the geeks who will inherit the Earth.
Google Street View adds Hungary and Lesotho
With these additions, Street View is now available for 50 countries.
Google fined in Germany over illegal data collection
Search giant fined 145,000 euros in Germany for illegally collecting personal data from unsecured wi-fi networks during Street View research.
Pro-Assad hackers take control of CBS News' social media accounts
The Syrian Electronic Army, a group of pro-Assad hackers, took control of CBS News Twitter accounts 60 Minutes, 48 Hours and CBS News Denver on Sunday.
As thousands of dollars are raised for consolidated 'Anonymous' news agency, Anonymous faces infighting
Your Anon News, an incredibly powerful faction within the Anonymous collective, has raised tens of thousands of dollars for a consolidated news outlet to operate under the Anonymous brand. Some Anons fear a centralization of control of the once leaderless, amorphous collective.
OpGabon: Anonymous attacks Gabon government sites in protest of ritual killings
Joining protests in Libreville, Anonymous is attacking websites belonging to Gabon's government to call out the West African country on ritual killings.
YouTube celebrates VCR anniversary with 'tape mode’ (VIDEO)
YouTube is celebrating the 57th birthday of the first commercial Video Cassette Recorder by adding a 'tape mode' option to their videos today.
Innovation of the Day: Twitter #music
It's official. ‘The best new music in the world right now’ will be available ‘soon’, Twitter has confirmed.
Hacker claims he can hijack any airplane using a mobile app
A simple Android app could exploit vulnerable code on real airplanes.
Mark Zuckerberg pushes for immigration reform
The Facebook CEO has launched a political group aimed at immigration policy, boosting education and encouraging investment in the science field.
Bitcoin survives sell-off, returns to last week's valuation
Transaction lag time on the world's largest Bitcoin exchange, Mt. Gox, induced a panicked sell-off, causing the currency to drop to last week's valuation.
As value of Bitcoin explodes upward, former Bitcoin gambling addict laments losses
Valued at just $13 in January, Bitcoin's explosion in value is bringing financial windfall for the frugal and depressed nostalgia for the former Bitcoin high rollers.
Redditor uses forum to confess to alleged murder
Using the popular "Confession Bear" meme, one Redditor admits to murdering his sister's abusive, meth addicted boyfriend.
As DDoS attack strengthens, US Banks scramble to mitigate website outages
US bank websites have experience 249 total hours of downtime over the past six weeks due to a sustained DDoS attack believed to be carried out by Muslim hackers.
Facebook 'Home' for Android announced (VIDEO)
Facebook unveils new system of applications for Android phones, tablets — and terms like "chat head" and "cover feed."
Honoring the Great Leader with a ballistic missile?
North Korea is reportedly sending missiles to the east coast. Is a test imminent?
Scientists find hint of dark matter
Scientists from the International Space Station have found the first hint of dark matter.
The cellphone turns 40 (VIDEO)
The first cellphone call was made by Martin Cooper 40 years ago today as he walked across Sixth Avenue in New York City.
Anonymous Korea continues attacks against North Korean sites
Hackers aligned with Anonymous claim to be carrying out numerous cyberattacks against North Korean websites, urging North Korean citizens to rise up against their "oppressive" government.
Apple denied iPad Mini trademark by US Patent and Trademark Office
The US Patent and Trademark Office says Apple Inc. can’t trademark the name of its small size tablet.
Mark Zuckerberg's group hires lobbyists for immigration reform
Mark Zuckerberg's new advocacy group is tapping Democratic and Republican lobbyists to focus on immigration and education.
Sprint to blacklist Chinese-made equipment over cyber security concerns
Wary of close ties between Chinese manufacturers and the government, Sprint Nextel and its owner Softbank will stop using devices made by Chinese companies.
Amazon acquires Goodreads
Amazon buys Goodreads, a literary-oriented social networking platform.
Egypt catches divers cutting internet cable
Egypt's naval forces caught three scuba divers trying to cut an undersea internet cable in the Mediterranean on Wednesday.
Muslim hackers claim responsibility for attacks on Wells Fargo
A Wells Fargo spokeswoman alerted investors and deposit holders on Tuesday that the bank's online services were experiencing outages due to a cyber-attack.
‘Biggest attack ever’ slows Internet
The global Internet has been slowed down in what security experts describe as the biggest cyber-attack of its kind in history.
Anonymous, RedHack breach Mossad servers, hackers claim
As the planned revitalization of OpIsrael looms, hackers claim to have gained access to servers used by Israeli intelligence agency Mossad.
Dirty little smart phones: Ted Smith on the toxins in digital gadgets
From mining to use to disposal, digital gadgets pose risks to health and the environment.
Summly: UK teen Nick D'Aloisio sells app to Yahoo for millions (VIDEO)
UK teen Nick D'Aloisio created an app called Summly that he has now sold to Yahoo for millions.
Google chief to isolated Myanmar: the 'net will set you free
Eric Schmidt, the first big name in tech to visit Myanmar, sounded the call for free web access.
BlackBerry Z10 launches in US market with hope and caution
The new smartphone's release is expected to be met with much fanfare and caution as the phone maker battles back from a sharp decline in sales around the world.
TrueCar aims to foster hassle-free auto deals
TrueCar Inc., through their website, publishes data on actual auto sales alongside listings for similar new and used vehicles, allowing shoppers to lock in good prices while preserving dealer profits.