Apple's decision to sell the Mac OS X Lion upgrade through its own Mac App Store won't hurt the company's bottom line but will certainly impact traditional retailers, NPD Group says.
In court documents, Apple called Amazon's Appstore for Android "inferior" as it urged a federal court to block the online retailer from using the term "appstore."
Adobe confirmed that the Flash Player bug it patched Sunday is being used to steal login credentials of Google's Gmail users.
Apple took administrative control of the iCloud.com domain less than a week before CEO Steve Jobs is to unveil his company's new cloud-based service.
Google has dropped offline Gmail support in several operating systems until this summer, when HTML5 upgrade is released.
Mozilla has shipped the beta of the Firefox 5 browser as it moves to a more frequent release schedule.
Microsoft said this week that it has evidence of a link between the fake security software now plaguing Mac users and a hard-charging family of similar software on Windows.
Apple's Mac App Store puts users at risk because it's slow to update vulnerable software, a security researcher said Wednesday.
Google Wednesday confirmed that it's starting to roll out a server-side patch for a security vulnerability in most Android phones that could let hackers snatch important credentials at public Wi-Fi hotspots.
Mozilla plans to push 12 million users of the aged Firefox 3.5 to a newer version next month by taking the unprecedented step of automatically upgrading their browser.
Microsoft is telling Mac Office users it doesn't yet have a fix for a PowerPoint bug that it patched for Windows customers.
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer today promised that the company would continue to develop and support Skype on rival platforms.
On Monday, Skype began serving up an update to Mac users of its chat and Internet phone software, fixing a dangerous bug that a researcher said could be used to build a worm
Mozilla has patched Firefox 4 for the first time, fixing eight flaws, including a major programming oversight that left the browser vulnerable to attack on some Windows systems.
Two senators said that representatives from both Apple and Google will testify at a Congressional hearing next month on consumer privacy and smartphones.