Social networkers who use location-based services such as Facebook Places should expect to see their home insurance premiums rise, says Confused.com.
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Online auction site Craigslist is being urged to close its 'adult services' section on all of its global sites.
Hackers create 57,000 new web pages every week in a bid to infect web users with malicious software, says PandaLabs.
Microsoft has given web users a sneak peak of what Internet Explorer 9 will look like ahead of the launch of an IE9 beta on September 15.
MySpace has only half as many visitors as it had last year, says ComScore.
RIM are thought to be preparing to unveil a BlackBerry tablet that will rival Apple's iPad by supporting Flash.
Canadian teen heart-throb Justin Bieber is most searched person on the internet, says Ask Jeeves.
The use of Tabnapping, the recently-identified phishing technique, is on the rise, says Panda Labs.
LG is working on a tablet PC that will run Google Android
Every resident in Finland has a legal right to 1Mbps broadband access from today.
Cybercriminals sent 3.7 billion phishing emails over the last year, in a bid to steal money from unsuspecting web users, says CPP.
Not only will the World Cup dominate our TV screens for the next month, it's also set to dominate our web surfing, says Hitwise.
Google's Street View Cars have logged every wireless network in the UK, it has been revealed.
TomTom is giving drivers the chance to get directions from Star Wars baddie Darth Vader.
Yahoo will be offering five-minute video clips containing highlights of Barclays Premier League football matches from next season, after securing an exclusive deal.