The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
The latest victim of disruption by Internet technologies is a veteran of World War I: the missing persons search.
By Peter Sayer | 23 May, 2013 09:13
Penguin has settled with U.S. states in an e-book price-fixing lawsuit, leaving only Apple now in the fray.
By John Ribeiro | 23 May, 2013 04:02
A mechanical engineering student in Taiwan has found the messaging application called Line warns and stops users in China from sending certain politically sensitive keywords.
By Jeremy Kirk | 23 May, 2013 03:31
Twitter, in a much-needed move to keep its users safer from cyberattacks, is introducing a more secure login process.
By Zach Miners | 22 May, 2013 22:56
Google is launching a new fund through which it will make later-stage investments in technology companies, a Google executive said Wednesday.
By Zach Miners | 22 May, 2013 20:39
Saving a destination in Google Maps makes it easier to navigate to and also lessens the chance for error when entering or trying to remember an address.
By Nick Barber | 22 May, 2013 17:54
You just left cocktail hour or a networking event and forgot to grab a business card from the person you'd been chatting with. Don't kick yourself. Instead, log on to LinkedIn to do some cyberstalking. It's a much better resource than Facebook, because with just bits and pieces of information, you're still likely to be able to find your target.
By Nick Barber | 12 February, 2013 22:28
When I signed up for a Twitter account in the summer of 2009 I spent some time thinking about whether or not I should protect my tweets. As a novice Twitter user, I had to decide whether the benefits of protecting my tweets outweighed the drawbacks. Looking back, I do not regret my decision to protect my tweets, and I'll tell you why.
By Phil Shapiro | 23 February, 2011 09:14
If you're one of Gmail's 193 million users worldwide, you probably rely on the service -- and its add-ons -- every day. Popular among users for its customization features, Google constantly adds to its arsenal of Labs and brings new features mainstream to simplify processes and save users time.
By Kristin Burnham | 25 January, 2011 07:36
It became clear at Google I/O this week that Google is quietly but assuredly implementing CEO Larry Page's strategy to use Google+ to transform the entire Google experience.
By Sharon Gaudin | 16 May, 2013 17:12
New social media privacy laws that have been enacted in several states around the country, or are in the works, present something of a mixed bag for businesses.
By Jaikumar Vijayan | 15 May, 2013 10:10