Facebook simplifies privacy controls, Pakistan considers lifting YouTube ban

Download our latest podcast here.Facebook's decision to offer end-users simpler options to configure privacy controls on the social-networking site has received an initial thumbs-up from industry experts and privacy watchdogs. This first wave

Published on: May 28th, 2010 IDG News Service

Facebook, YouTube banned by Pakistan for

Download our latest podcast here.Facebook blocks anti-Muslim page from India Facebook has blocked in India the controversial "Everybody draw Mohammed Day!" page that last week led to the site being banned in Pakistan.

Published on: May 25th, 2010 IDG News Service

Google faces privacy concerns from Europe, partners with VMware

Download our latest podcast here.Symantec buys VeriSign authentication business unit Symantec will pay US$1.28 billion to acquire VeriSign's authentication business. The VeriSign business unit sells two-factor authentication tokens, fraud detection and public key

Published on: May 20th, 2010 IDG News Service

Dell to release Streak, Android-powered

Download our latest podcast here.Sony starts to profit from PlayStation 3 sales Sony has finally begun making money on its PlayStation 3 console and expects its game business to turn a profit this

Published on: May 14th, 2010 IDG News Service

Office 2010 for business, Office Web Apps launched

Download our latest podcast here.Pro-copyright judges to hear Pirate Bay court appeal Sweden's Supreme Court has ruled that two of the judges scheduled to hear an appeal in the Pirate Bay case are

Published on: May 12th, 2010 IDG News Service

Google Calendar, Google Finance suffer slow-downs and outages

Download our latest podcast here.Stock market crash cripples financial Web sites The stock market crash on Thursday afternoon took financial Web sites down with it, as people hurried online to make trades and

Published on: May 7th, 2010 IDG News Service

Intel announces tablet CPUs to challenge rival

Download our latest podcast here.Intel announces tablet CPUs Intel has set its sights on the burgeoning tablet computing market with its latest Moorestown chips, which the company believes will help break rival Arm's

Published on: May 5th, 2010 IDG News Service

HP-Palm union faces tough competition

Download our latest podcast here.One Laptop Per Child Project deploys for Palestinian children The One Laptop Per Child Project delivered 2,100 laptops to a United Nations project in the Gaza Strip on Thursday,

Published on: April 30th, 2010 IDG News Service

Apple buys iPad CPU designer

Download our latest podcast here.Network admin guilty of felony Terry Childs, the San Francisco network administrator who refused to hand over passwords to his boss, was guilty of one felony count of denying

Published on: April 28th, 2010 IDG News Service

McAfee update treats Windows XP like a virus, kills computers

Download our latest podcast here.McAfee apologizes for computer-crashing update McAfee apologized for its anti-virus update that took down Windows XP computers around the world, but says it affected a small percentage of its

Published on: April 23rd, 2010 IDG News Service

Apple profit boosted, demands return of found next-gen iPhone

Download our latest podcast here.Apple confirms Gizmodo's found next-gen iPhone, wants it back Apple confirmed that the next-generation iPhone obtained by a technology blog is the company's, and has asked for it back.

Published on: April 21st, 2010 IDG News Service

HP’s Moscow offices raided in bribery investigation

Download our latest podcast here.HP Moscow offices raided in bribery investigation Hewlett-Packard is cooperating with a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission probe into allegations that the company bribed Russian officials in order to

Published on: April 16th, 2010 IDG News Service

Twitter reveals business model

Download our latest podcast here.Intel has "best quarter ever"Intel on Tuesday reported strong earnings for the first quarter of fiscal 2010, with the company calling it the "best first quarter ever." The company

Published on: April 15th, 2010 IDG News Service

Apple offers more than 100 new features in iPhone 4.0

Download our latest podcast here.Apple previewed the next generation of its iPhone software, which will add over 100 new features, including the long-awaited multitasking, to the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. CEO Steve

Published on: April 9th, 2010 IDG News Service