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  • 5 things to watch at the IFA gadget show in Berlin

    5 things to watch at the IFA gadget show in Berlin

    Some 1,500 companies and over 250,000 people are expected to visit Europe's flagship technology show, the IFA in Berlin, when it opens to the public on Friday. The event, which runs through Sept. 9, will ... … More »

    26 minutes ago
  • Hilton dips toe in 'sharing economy' with Uber partnership

    Hilton dips toe in 'sharing economy' with Uber partnership

    Hilton is hailing the ride sharing service Uber to help guests reach its hotels and then explore the city where they are staying. … More »

    39 minutes ago
  • Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer expecting twin girls in December

    Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer expecting twin girls in December

    (Reuters) - Yahoo Inc Chief Executive Marissa Mayer said she was pregnant with identical twin girls, likely due in December, but promised she would take limited time away as she works toward turning around the company's struggling online ad business. Yahoo is also preparing to spin off its stake in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and is considering the future of its holding in Yahoo Japan Corp . Yahoo shares fell 1.5 … More »

    1 hour 12 minutes ago
  • Apple explores move into original programming business - Variety

    Apple explores move into original programming business - Variety

    (Reuters) - Apple Inc is looking to move into the original programming business to compete with video streaming companies such as Netflix Inc , Variety reported on Monday. Apple, which aims to begin offering the service next year, has held preliminary talks with executives from Hollywood in recent weeks to gauge their interest in producing entertainment content, Variety reported, citing sources. Such a move could mean increased competition … More »

    1 hour 25 minutes ago
  • Yahoo chief Mayer says she's pregnant with twins

    Yahoo chief Mayer says she's pregnant with twins

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is pregnant with identical twins. … More »

    2 hours 15 minutes ago
  • LinkedIn launches new messaging and chat service

    LinkedIn launches new messaging and chat service

    LinkedIn announced that it is revamping its messaging service, including a chat app, to make it easier for users to communicate with one another. … More »

    2 hours 32 minutes ago
  • Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer says she's expecting twins

    Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer says she's expecting twins

    Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer revealed Tuesday she is expecting identical twin girls but will only take "limited time away" from running the Internet giant. In a blog post, Mayer said she and husband Zack Bogue are excited about the news and that Yahoo's board of directors has been "incredibly supportive and happy." She said the twins -- "quite a surprise" -- are likely to arrive in December. "Since my pregnancy has been healthy and … More »

    2 hours 50 minutes ago
  • New Qualcomm chip will detect malicious activity

    New Qualcomm chip will detect malicious activity

    Qualcomm has detailed a new feature within its Smart Protect technology, which will help monitor malicious activity. … More »

    3 hours ago
  • UK crime agency website downed by hackers as revenge

    UK crime agency website downed by hackers as revenge

    A group of hackers on Tuesday claimed they had downed the website of Britain's lead law enforcement agency after it arrested six people over similar attacks. The National Crime Agency (NCA) website was offline for around an hour after suffering a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack, claimed by hacking group Lizard Squad. A DDoS attack cripples the target website by barraging it with automated requests from many different sources, … More »

    3 hours ago
  • Clinton, aides stressed protecting State Dept info in email

    Clinton, aides stressed protecting State Dept info in email

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton and her aides at the State Department were acutely aware of the need to protect sensitive information when discussing international affairs over email and other forms of unsecure electronic communication, according to the latest batch of messages released by the agency from Clinton's tenure as secretary of state. … More »

    3 hours ago
  • Peugeot's latest concept car inspired by all the senses

    Peugeot's latest concept car inspired by all the senses

    The Peugeot Fractal, which will be making its official debut at the Frankfurt motor show on September 15, has been designed to engage a driver's ears and sense of touch as well as simply being easy on the eyes. In fact, it's an electrically powered coupé that comes with its own theme tune, created by sound engineer Amon Tobin, which plays whenever the car's doors are remotely opened via its smartwatch app. Celebrity chef Heston Blumenthal … More »

    3 hours ago
  • LinkedIn rolls out overhauled messaging service

    LinkedIn rolls out overhauled messaging service

    (Reuters) - LinkedIn Corp on Tuesday rolled out a revamped messaging service along the lines of modern chat apps, departing from its unpopular design that resembled email. LinkedIn, which operates the biggest social networking site for professionals, has started to roll out the new messaging service to English-language users accessing its platform via a desktop or through an app. LinkedIn plans to make the revamped messaging feature available … More »

    4 hours ago
  • Web address explosion is bonanza for cyber-criminals: study

    Web address explosion is bonanza for cyber-criminals: study

    An explosion in the number of new Internet addresses has created a wealth of opportunities for criminals exploiting shady domains such as .zip, .kim or .party, according to an industry study published on Tuesday. An analysis of tens of millions of websites by enterprise security company Blue Coat found the most dangerous top-level domains (TLDs) were .zip, .review and .country, while the safest new ones were .london, .tel and .church. … More »

    4 hours ago
  • Axel Springer, Samsung join forces in mobile media content

    Axel Springer, Samsung join forces in mobile media content

    German media giant Axel Springer and Korean electronics group Samsung said Tuesday they are joining forces in a mobile media partnership. The two companies said they would collaborate in producing digital media exclusively for Samsung customers, beginning with a news platform in Germany and Poland that will be rolled out in other European markets next year. Alex Springer, which publishes the mass-circulation daily Bild, describes itself as … More »

    4 hours ago
  • Law firm targets Google foes for private damages claims

    Law firm targets Google foes for private damages claims

    By Foo Yun Chee BRUSSELS (Reuters) - U.S. law firm and class action specialist Hausfeld launched a platform on Tuesday to help pursue claims against Google, posing a potential headache for the world's No. 1 Internet search engine amid its regulatory troubles in Europe. Hausfeld has coordinated various high-profile class action cases, including for companies affected by an air cargo pricing cartel, investors impacted by currency-rigging by … More »

    5 hours ago
  • Trailer for 'Destiny' video game expansion available online

    Trailer for 'Destiny' video game expansion available online

    The teaser for the latest version of the Destiny video game is available for viewing online. "Destiny: The Taken King" looks to expand on previous versions, incorporating the base game "Destiny" as well as two previous add-ons for retail editions. The expansion -- coming out September 15 and available on PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Xbox 360 -- can be purchased via PlayStation and Xbox stores. … More »

    6 hours ago
  • Samsung introduces new Gear S2 smartwatch

    Samsung introduces new Gear S2 smartwatch

    Samsung has announced its new Gear S2 smartwatch, a new addition to the quickly growing wearables category. The smartwatch will come in two versions -- the Gear S2 and the Gear S2 classic. The Gear S2 will appeal to those looking for a minimal design, while the Gear S2 classic will offer a sleeker black finish and matching leather band. … More »

    7 hours ago
  • Samsung unveils new smartwatch to challenge Apple Watch

    Samsung unveils new smartwatch to challenge Apple Watch

    Samsung unveiled its latest smartwatch on Tuesday as the South Korean tech giant seeks to challenge Apple's global domination in the fast-growing wearable device market. Samsung is hoping the new watch will compete with similar Apple products, after the US company became the top provider of wearable devices worldwide only months after the Apple Watch was unveiled in April. The new smartwatch -- the latest model by Samsung since last November … More »

    7 hours ago

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