New Duqu virus linked to Microsoft Word Documents
Twitter expands ads to outside websites, apps
Twitter unveiled plans Tuesday to sell ads that run outside its own platform in what could be the start of a broader advertising network.
SplashData's annual list shows people still using easy-to-guess passwords
Wolfram Alpha 'Knowledge Engine' is Like a Modern Farmer's Almanac
Facebook answers privacy flap over leftover cookies
How social media can improve emergency service responses
The majority of emergency service staff in Europe has a positive attitude towards integrating social media into emergency management processes, an EU-funded survey has found. Attitudes differ, however, depending ...
US braces for 'six strikes' online piracy program
A new voluntary system aimed at rooting out online copyright piracy using a controversial "six strikes" system is set to be implemented by US Internet providers soon, with the impact unclear.
Security experts warn of new 'almost indestructible' TDL-4 botnet threat
Web inventor says governments stifling net freedom (Update)
The inventor of the World Wide Web warned Friday that government control is limiting the possibilities of the Internet, as dozens of countries and businesses signed a cybersecurity deal at the Davos forum.
BitTorrent teams with studio for original online video
Peer-to-peer file sharing star BitTorrent on Wednesday announced a studio partnership to make original online video, ramping up a challenge to Netflix and Amazon Prime and trying to further legitimize its ...
Now someone can manage your Facebook account after you die
Facebook is making it easier to plan for your online afterlife.
Sony PlayStation Network hacked again by resetting user passwords
Freebie tricksters unleash spam botnet using Android phones
Putting the password problem in perspective
Passwords are one of the banes of my life. I bet they are for you, too.