iPhone, BlackBerry may contain flash storage violating patent

Download our latest podcast here.Fujitsu building supercomputer Fujitsu aims to deliver by early 2011 a 10-petaflop supercomputer, which would be almost 10 times more powerful than today's fastest system. Fujitsu is building the

Published on: August 26th, 2009 IDG News Service

Apple still reviewing Google Voice iPhone app

Download our latest podcast here.Apple still reviewing Google Voice iphone app Apple is still reviewing the Google Voice iPhone application, and AT&T has not played any role in that review process, the companies told

Published on: August 24th, 2009 IDG News Service

Facebook hit with lawsuit, Microsoft fights ban on selling Word

Download our latest podcast here.Microsoft appeals ban on Microsoft Word sales Microsoft on Tuesday asked a court to stay an injunction that could put a stop to sales of Microsoft Word. In a

Published on: August 19th, 2009 IDG News Service

Netscape founder working on a new browser

Download our latest podcast here.IBM considers using DNA for faster processors Scientists at IBM are experimenting with using DNA molecules as a way to create tiny circuits that could form the basis of

Published on: August 17th, 2009 IDG News Service

Sony Vaio laptops overheating, plagued with bad video cards

Download our latest podcast here.Sony admits faulty laptops Sony has said some of its Vaio laptops are equipped with faulty graphics chips from Nvidia. The graphics company has said this could cause some

Published on: August 12th, 2009 IDG News Service

Twitter must bolster infrastructure or face more attacks: analysts

Download our latest podcast here.Security analysts speculate about Twitter, Facebook DDoS attacksSecurity analysts Thursday scrambled to find a motive behind the distributed denial-of-service attacks that brought down Twitter for several hours, and also

Published on: August 11th, 2009 IDG News Service

Yahoo and Microsoft deal includes escape clauses

Download our latest podcast here.Yahoo and Microsoft escape clauses revealed More details on Yahoo's search deal with Microsoft have emerged in a government filing. Microsoft will pay Yahoo $50 million a year for

Published on: August 6th, 2009 IDG News Service

Yahoo-Microsoft deal draws fire from Google, developers

Download our latest podcast here.Google says Yahoo-Microsoft deal will hurt search The head of Google's search organization said the search deal announced Wednesday between Microsoft and Yahoo looked likely to be negative for

Published on: July 30th, 2009 IDG News Service

Yahoo will use Bing search, sell text ads

Download our latest podcast here.Yahoo to use Bing as its search engine Microsoft and Yahoo have agreed to the terms of an online search and advertising deal that’s likely to be announced today,

Published on: July 29th, 2009 IDG News Service

Dell settles sex discrimination lawsuit for $9.1 million

Download our latest podcast here.Microsoft soothes anti-trust adversaries in Europe Microsoft's offer to settle its outstanding antitrust issues with Europe's top antitrust regulator was given a cautious welcome by the company's principal antagonist

Published on: July 27th, 2009 IDG News Service

BlackBerry update contained spyware, RIM confirms

Download our latest podcast here.New wireless LAN standard close to approval The IEEE 802.11n standard is likely to be approved in September, making the high-speed wireless LAN technology official after about seven years

Published on: July 22nd, 2009 IDG News Service

Microsoft and Yahoo could reach deal this week: report

Download our latest podcast here.Microsoft and Yahoo rumours resurface Microsoft could reach an alliance with Yahoo that could compete better with Google in online search advertising, according to media reports. Microsoft has been

Published on: July 21st, 2009 IDG News Service

Hiring demand starts to percolate across Canada

Some glimmers of hope are appearing in the Canadian job market. The June Labour Force survey from Statistics Canada surprised analysts with its relatively optimistic picture of Canada's labour market. Although unemployment edged

Published on: July 16th, 2009 Lynn Greiner

China denies Internet addicts shock therapy

Download our latest podcast here.Britain investigates cyber-attacks British authorities have launched an investigation into the recent cyberattacks that crippled Web sites in the U.S. and South Korea, as the trail to find the

Published on: July 15th, 2009 IDG News Service