Some enterprising soul decided to put an Android on Google Maps in Pakistan, peeing on an Apple logo. It's unknown who added the defiant Android, but it's yet to be removed from the map.
The German parliament is reconsidering an agreement to share intelligence with the NSA, after it discovered that the U.S. agency used the agreement to spy on politicians and defense contractors.
Under increased pressure due to recent moves from the FCC and the Justice department, Comcast is reportedly abandoning plans for its $45.2 billion merger with Time Warner Cable.
Earlier this month, Dropbox was seen testing a new note-taking app called "Project Composer." Now that app appears to have resurfaced as Dropbox Notes, and promises "a new way for teams to write together."
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell doesn't just support the Patriot Act; he wants to extend it. The Kentucky republican introduced a bill that would extend the controversial surveillance methods for an additional five years.
The House of Representatives passed a controversial new "Protecting the Cyber Networks Act" designed to address recent hacks and cyber threats. Critics fear that the bill represents another attempt to enact extra surveillance on civilians.
A recent ruling handed down by a Hamburg regional court in Germany upheld the legality of Adblock Plus, a popular browser extension that blocks ads, as well as block third-party tracking and malware.
A robot that was purchasing illegal substances as part of a Swedish art piece had to answer to the powers that be.
Once you've the extension switched on in your browser, Wurstify will use facial recognition algorithms to detect all the faces on any webpage you visit. Once it finds a face, it will instantly superimpose a realistic Conchita Wurst beard onto it -- regardless…
A new Amazon delivery option will see packages delivered to the trunks of Audi car owners in Germany. And this is actually one of the less quixotic Amazon shipping experiments in recent months.
Facebook is rolling out some updates to the News Feed that will hopefully result in more relevant posts from your friends showing up in the feed. Posts from brands will be given less priority.
New additions to the Microsoft Band and Microsoft Health apps may transform the company's burgeoning platform into a one-stop activity tracker. Historical exercise data is in tow, along with other improvements.
Jeh Johnson, the head of the Department of Homeland Security, called upon security experts at the RSA conference to join forces with the government on cybersecurity. He also spoke on the so-called danger of encryption.
Amazon is increasingly focusing its efforts on services lately, and the most recent move in that direction is Amazon Destinations, a new site that offers getaways within driving distance to customers in New York, Los Angeles, and Seattle.