US Urges EU Court Not to Scrap Data Pact, Criticises Adviser

The United States criticised an EU judicial opinion on Monday that called into question the Safe Harbour transatlantic data privacy system and Washington urged European judges to reach a different conclusion. The... Read more »

Is the Internet Hurting Proper English?

A friend who teaches middle school English starts the school year with a lesson on how to email properly. You’d think kids born in the same year as Facebook would know this... Read more »

NDMC Details Smart City Plans, Asks Public to Contribute Ideas Online

Chairman of New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC), chosen as one of the ‘Smart Cities’ on Thursday made a presentation to Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu and briefed him about the vision of... Read more »

Obama Announces ‘Understanding’ With China’s Xi on Cyber Espionage

President Barack Obama announced on Friday that he had reached a “common understanding” with Chinese President Xi Jinping on curbing economic cyber espionage, but threatened to impose US sanctions on Chinese hackers... Read more »

Modern-Day Pirate’ Kim Dotcom’s Words Now Used Against Him

Prosecutors say Kim Dotcom and his colleagues sometimes revelled in their role as “modern-day pirates,” discussed how to thwart the justice system, and joked that a judge would one day realize how... Read more »

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Backs Call for Universal Internet Access by 2020

A day before he meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg made a call to world leaders at the UN to ensure universal Internet access by 2020 to “give a... Read more »

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Backs Call for Universal Internet Access by 2020

A day before he meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg made a call to world leaders at the UN to ensure universal Internet access by 2020 to “give a... Read more »

Major Twitter investor says enough is enough. Hire a new CEO!

Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey has been running the company as interim CEO.James Martin/CNET Twitter’s biggest investor has unleashed another tweetnado on the company. On Friday, Chris Sacca fired off the latest in... Read more »

Google, Twitter and Publishers Seek Faster Web

In a world where many people read everything on mobile phones, a few seconds of load time can mean the gain or loss of millions of readers and advertising dollars. Now Google... Read more »

IS Hackers Reportedly Intercept Secret British Government Emails

Islamic State (IS) hackers have intercepted top secret British government emails in a major security breach, a media report said on Saturday. The breach was uncovered by the Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ),... Read more »