Analysts say Apple sold nearly 2 million Mac desktops and laptops in the fourth 2010 quarter as PC giants like HP and Dell lost share. But Apple still dropped to the fifth spot in U.S. computer sales, due to strong sales to businesses by rival PC makers.
Mozilla released Beta 8 of the Firefox 4 browser Wednesday, about a month later than planned.
Apple on Monday pulled an iPhone app from the App Store that let users read secret U.S. diplomatic cables published by WikiLeaks and follow the controversial organization's Twitter feed.
The most popular password among nearly 400,000 exposed by the Gawker hack was "12345," according to a security firm's analysis.
A federal judge has dismissed a patent infringement lawsuit filed by billionaire MIcrosoft co-founder Paul Allen against Apple and other companies.
Mozilla Thursday issued patches for 13 bugs, 11 of which were rated 'critical.'
Google on Thursday patched 13 vulnerabilities in Chrome as it shifted the most stable edition of the browser to version 8.
Identity thieves can hide URLs on the iPhone's limited screen real estate, says a security researcher.
More than a third of American consumers planning to purchase a laptop in the next 90 days will buy from Apple, a market research company said this week.
Microsoft will cut the price of its Office for Mac 2011 suite by as much as 33 percent during a five-day "Black Friday" sale.
Microsoft's CEO Steve Ballmer has dismissed a call to break up the company.
Microsoft explained why it has not patched older versions of its Office for Mac, but would not disclose a release schedule for doing so.
While Microsoft patched security vulnerabilities in Office 2011 on Tuesday, it didn't do the same for the 2004 and 2008 versions of its Mac productivity suite.
Apple's iPhone remains the most reliable smartphone, edging out hard-charging Android-based handsets made by Motorola and HTC, according to after-sale warranty provider SquareTrade.
Security researchers say that Mac OS X contains a critical vulnerability that attackers could use to hijack Macs running OS X 10.5.