Aemon Malone

Aemon Malone

Former Digital Trends Contributor

Google pulls streaming music app Grooveshark from Android Market

Grooveshark still hasn't worked it out with the record labels and that may have cost it a spot in Google's Android Marketplace.

Android Army

FBI crowdsources codebreaking to help solve murder mystery

The FBI wants the public to help it de-code two mysterious notes found on the body of murdered man.

Cool Tech

Report: Google may be target of FTC antitrust investigation

Google may be soon be on the receiving end of an FTC probe which would be the tech industry's biggest such investigation since Microsoft.

Computing

Anonymous threatens Sony over PS3 jailbreak lawsuits

Anonymous has set its sights on Sony, claiming its lawsuits against the PS3 jailbreakers constitutes "unforgivable offense against free speech and internet freedom."

Gaming

Tickets for Apple’s WWDC selling for over $3,500 apiece on eBay

The iPad 2 isn't Apple's only hot item on eBay. Single tickets for June's WWDC are selling for double -- sometimes near triple -- their face value.

Apple

Google launches regional domains for Tunisia and Iraq

Google continues its quest to cover 99 of the world's Internet users with the launch of google,iq and google,tn, covering the countries of Iraq and Tunisia respectively.

Computing

GoDaddy CEO’s elephant hunting video ignites controversy

GoDaddy CEO Bob Parsons insists that his killing of an elephant in Zimbabwe was a good thing, but so far he appears to be in the minority.

Computing

‘Creepy’ app threatens the privacy of social network users

Creepy calls itself a 'geolocation information aggregator' and it should prove to be a hit among those with stalker tendencies.

Computing

Microsoft and Apple hire linguists to dispute ‘App Store’ claim

When the linguists begin weighing in, you know things are getting serious...

Apple

Microsoft claims IE9 is the most battery-friendly Web browser

Microsoft's own study has revealed that its Internet Explorer 9 beats out the competition when it comes to energy consumption -- under certain conditions.

Computing

New York Times paywall proves easy to subvert

The New York Times paywall is up and running, but loopholes abound.

Computing

Report: iPhone 5 may be delayed until fall 2011

A new report from a Japanese Mac blog says that Apple may miss its traditional summer launch for its next iPhone model.

Apple

The New York Times offering discounted digital subscriptions as part of today’s paywall launch

The New York Times is offering a "special introductory offer" of $0.99 for the first month of unlimited access to nytimes.com

Computing

Google ranked as world’s most valuable brand

Google has beaten out competitors Microsoft and Apple to claim the top spot as the world's most valuable brand.

Apple

Google won’t pull DUI-evasion apps

RIM has taken down apps that point out sobriety checkpoints. Google says it won't take any action. And Apple remains silent

Android Army