Silicon Valley's interns enjoy perk-filled summer
Sitting in a kitchen stocked with free food, a handful of 20-something Google summer interns weigh their favorite perks, but where to begin? With bikes, buses, massages, swimming pools, dance classes, nap ...
Tech giants scramble for lead on 'Internet of Things'
It's not just smartphones and tablets anymore. The world's tech giants are now battling over a wider array of connected devices, from refrigerators to cars to wristwatches.
How Apple's new Swift coding language lives up to its name
As Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) winds up in San Fransisco today, 1,000 Apple engineers and 5,000 developers will return to their parts of the world armed with Apple's own programming la ...
A year after Snowden, tech firms must get their houses in order to Reset the Net
When you go online today, you are likely to encounter the Reset the Net campaign. Exactly one year after the first revelations from Edward Snowden about NSA spying, the campaign is designed to mobilise organ ...
Tech firms mark Snowden leaks with new campaign
Some of the largest technology firms and activists marked the anniversary of Edward Snowden's leaks on Thursday with new efforts to thwart online snooping and boost privacy.
Google starts Street View in Greece after spat (Update)
Google launched its Street View map service in Greece on Thursday after winning approval from the country's privacy authority, which had blocked the ground-level map application five years ago.
Google maps World Cup soccer venues
Google Maps on Thursday began letting soccer fans dive into World Cup venues in Brazil without having to leave home.
Google to open innovation Campus in Poland
Google announced Wednesday it would open a centre for tech start-ups in Warsaw in 2015, marking the IT giant's third such Campus after similar spaces in London and Tel Aviv.
Google steps up bid to stymie email snooping
Google stepped up its effort Wednesday to make it tougher for spies or anyone else to snoop on email, unveiling Chrome browser software for scrambling digital messages.
Online pirates thrive on legitimate ad dollars (Update)
Movie and music piracy thrives online in part because crafty website operators receive advertising dollars from major companies like Comcast, Ford and McDonald's.
China blocks Google sites ahead of Tiananmen anniversary: group
Several Google websites have been blocked in China ahead of the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown, a censorship monitoring service said.
Google waxes poetic about Chromebook spread
Google used painful prose to proclaim that Chromebooks designed to push computing into the 'cloud' are heading for more countries.
Google uses machine learning at data centers in efficiency drive
HBO's Silicon Valley finds fans in tech
When HBO rolled out a mockumentary poking fun at high tech this spring, Silicon Valley checked it out.