Facebook hit with new privacy complaint after updates

Download our latest podcast here.Facebook hit with U.S. privacy complaints Ten privacy and consumer groups, including the Electronic Privacy Information Center, filed a complaint Thursday with the U.S.Federal Trade Commission, saying that Facebook's

Published on: December 18th, 2009 IDG News Service

Intel faces antitrust investigation as Microsoft avoids one

Download our latest podcast here.FTC files antitrust lawsuit against Intel The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has filed an antitrust-related lawsuit against Intel, charging the world's largest computer chip maker with illegally using its

Published on: December 17th, 2009 IDG News Service

AMD to demo Blu-ray 3D at January trade show

Download our latest podcast here.Dell releases thin, cheap laptop Dell on Tuesday introduced the budget Vostro V13 laptop, which bears a resemblance to the company's super-thin Adamo luxury laptop, but is close to

Published on: December 9th, 2009 IDG News Service

Microsoft targets Google Maps with Streetside

Download our latest podcast here.Intel tests 48-core CPU Intel has unveiled an energy-efficient 48-core microprocessor that it says is 10 to 20 times more powerful than the fastest of its Core line of

Published on: December 4th, 2009 IDG News Service

LCD display manufacturers sued for price fixing

Download our latest podcast here.SAP delays price rises to appease users SAP has delayed price rises on its controversial Enterprise Support following pressure from user groups. Price rises were due to come into

Published on: December 3rd, 2009 IDG News Service

India plans Big Brother monitoring system for phones, Internet

Download our latest podcast here.CRT manufacturers accussed of price fixingThe European Commission has accused manufacturers of cathode-ray tubes of running cartels in the markets for computer monitors and TVs. The Commission didn't name

Published on: November 27th, 2009 IDG News Service

Man sold counterfeit chips to U.S. Navy

Download our latest podcast here.Microsoft CFO to depart Microsoft Chief Financial Officer Chris Liddell plans to leave the company at the end of the year after managing the software giant’s finances for nearly

Published on: November 25th, 2009 IDG News Service

U.S. claims huge increase in cyberattacks from China

Download our latest podcast here.Google Chrome designed for simplicity, speed and security Google released its Chrome operating system to the open-source community on Thursday and said it has designed the netbook OS to

Published on: November 23rd, 2009 IDG News Service

Microsoft banned from selling Windows in China

Download our latest podcast here.T-Mobile data breach caused by insider theftWorkers at T-Mobile UK have been selling customer data to brokers who work for the competition, T-Mobile and the U.K.'s Information Commissioner's Office

Published on: November 18th, 2009 IDG News Service

Intel pays AMD $1.25 billion to settle dispute

Download our latest podcast here.Intel pays AMD $1.25 billion to end dispute Intel and Advanced Micro Devices Thursday announced that they have settled all antitrust litigation and patent cross-license disputes between the companies.

Published on: November 16th, 2009 IDG News Service

Yahoo China told to remove porn images

Download our latest podcast here.Oracle set to fight European Commission over Sun purchase The European Commission on Monday issued its formal "statement of objections" over Oracle's planned acquisition of Sun Microsystems, saying the

Published on: November 10th, 2009 IDG News Service

Facebook fixes data leak that exposed all user’s data, photos

Download our latest podcast here.Microsoft rivals want "ballot screen" reworked Microsoft's antitrust settlement offer to the European Commission needs minor, often cosmetic changes in order to restore fair competition to the market for

Published on: November 9th, 2009 IDG News Service

Businesses have lost $100 million to ongoing cyber-scam

Download our latest podcast here.Cisco and EMC partner for cloud computing Cisco and EMC this week unveiled their anticipated collaboration, which will provide integrated products and services for customers building private cloud computing

Published on: November 4th, 2009 IDG News Service

Google enhances music search, Microsoft-Yahoo deal delayed

Download our latest podcast here.Micorost and Yahoo search deal delayed Yahoo and Microsoft have missed a deadline for finalizing their search and advertising deal, and have now extended the process for an unspecified

Published on: October 30th, 2009 IDG News Service