Google will build new safeguards into Android Market, its application store for the Android mobile OS, following an attack that infected thousands of phones and forced the company to wipe the malware remotely from phones.
More than 50 applications containing malware have been discovered in Google's application market for its Android mobile OS.
Google apologized to Gmail users who in some cases have seen their e-mail history deleted, but said that some accounts have already been restored. The problem is affecting less than .08 percent of its user base, according to Google.
Google says its changing its search engine to punish Websites that pilfer content from other places on the Internet or do not offer high-quality information.
Microsoft has pulled a software update for Samsung phones running its Windows Phone 7 OS after it caused problems with those devices, according to the company.
Twitter is working with operators in the Middle East to make it easier for users to send Twitter messages using SMS (Short Message Service) short codes.
Research In Motion (RIM) announced plans for two new versions of its PlayBook tablet at the World Mobile Congress on Monday -- although it hasn't even begun selling the two models it has already announced.
New York prosecutors indicted 27 people on Wednesday as part of a crime ring that bought Apple iPods, iPads and other products with stolen credit card information for resale in the criminal underground.
The U.S. has one of the lowest relative rates of use of P-to-P (peer-to-peer) networks compared to the rest of the world, according to a new study.
Twitter has been resetting passwords for accounts that started distributing links promoting fake antivirus software.
Google has taken a step to stop legitimate e-mail messages sent by its Apps customers from getting caught in spam filters.
Zynga, the company behind popular Facebook games such as FarmVille and Mafia Wars, has acquired Flock, which develops a Web browser fine-tuned for real-time social networking data feeds.
Firefox was the most-used browser in Europe in December, edging out Microsoft's Internet Explorer for the first time, according to new data released by the Web...
Gawker Media's CTO has outlined a series of security changes to the company's IT operations following an attack last week that compromised up to 1.4M accounts.
E-mail addresses and password details for 200,000 registered users of Gawker Media Websites are now circulating on peer-to-peer networks after a weekend hack.