Millions of people face drinking water shortages in southwestern China because of a once-a-century drought that has dried up rivers and threatens vast farmlands, state media reported Wednesday.
Faded Internet star AOL is reinventing itself as a digital age news operation with an army of freelance writers wielding online tools.
Social-networking star Facebook surpassed Google to become the most visited website in the United States for the first time last week, industry analysts showed.
A study released on Wednesday indicated that the market for mobile device software programs should rocket to 17.5 billion dollars (US) within three years.
(AP) -- Chinese companies that sell advertising on Google's China search engine have appealed for information on its future and say they might want compensation if it is shut down.