Teenager Who Hacked Apple to Get a Job Pleads Guilty, Let Off Without Conviction

The boy’s lawyer told the court his client was not aware of the seriousness of his actions. A 17-year-old Australian school student hacked into Apple’s secure system hoping to impress the company... Read more »

Battle Over .amazon: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru Slam Amazon Domain Ruling

The presidents of Peru, Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia criticized a recent decision by the organisation that manages Internet protocol to grant global retailer Amazon the rights to the .amazon domain. Amazon has been seeking... Read more »

Google Complying With EU Order in Shopping Case, Says EU’s Vestager

  Google is complying with an EU order to boost competition in online shopping, Europe’s antitrust chief said on Wednesday, brushing aside complaints from rivals demanding more regulatory action. Hit with a... Read more »

Amazon Employees Embrace Activism, Echoing Peers in Silicon Valley

The employee activism that has roiled Silicon Valley in recent years has arrived at Amazon.com. When shareholders gather Wednesday at Seattle’s Fremont Studios for the company’s annual meeting, a proposal from some... Read more »

EU Adopts Powers to Respond to Cyber-Attacks

The European Union on Friday adopted powers to punish those outside the bloc who launch cyber-attacks that cripple hospitals and banks, sway elections and steal company secrets or funds. EU ministers meeting... Read more »

Amazon’s $1.5-Billion Cincinnati Airport to House 100 Cargo Jets

 In a bid to expand its airborne ambitions, e-commerce giant Amazon is investing $1.5 billion in building a three million square-foot Prime Air airport outside Cincinnati in Kentucky as a parking garage... Read more »

Amazon Said to Roll Out Machines That Pack Orders and Replace Jobs

Products, stacked on shelves, are seen at the Amazon fulfillment center in Baltimore, Maryland, US Amazon.com is rolling out machines to automate a job held by thousands of its workers: boxing up customer... Read more »

US Commerce Secretary to Raise India’s E-Commerce Rules in Talks

Wilbur L. Ross, Jr. Secretary, US Department of Commerce US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Monday he planned to discuss India’s new e-commerce rules that could have an impact on operations of... Read more »

GitHub Hit by Hacker Holding Code Repositories for Ransom

  Hackers have hit open source software development platform GitHub, removing code repositories and asking ransom from developers in order to restore their source codes. According to a report in ZDNet late on Friday,... Read more »

Gmail Gets AMP Support to Start Handling Dynamic Emails

  Gmail has received AMP (Accelerated Mobile Pages) support more than a year after Google announced the new development. With the new move, “dynamic” emails with interactive content can be accessed through... Read more »