Welcome to the new week. Sit back and let us talk to you about what happened over the weekend.
WikiLeaks' Julian Assange gave a speech from the, asking the US to stop its WikiLeaks witch-hunt. He has to be careful, however, as one of the conditions of his newly won asylum with Ecuador is that he refrain from political statements.
A German court, meanwhile, has ruled that file-sharers have.
Symantec and other security research firms are looking at a, which has the ability to steal information and overwrite the master boot record of a computer. Symantec said that it thought the malware was being used to target specific companies.
Microsoft ison the Windows Phone Marketplace. It had halted publishing early last week due to a glitch with digital certificates that stopped some apps from installing on phones.
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Despite its earlier decision to discontinue work on its TouchPad, Hewlett-Packard (HP) has, according to reports. The question is whether it can do better this time.
Speaking of tablets, Lenovo thinks that ARM-based Windows 8 tablets are going to be. Only time will tell.
Nokia and Zynga have become cosy with ato bring the latter's games to Nokia's phones.
Intel, HP, Motorola Solutions and Apple have allthat focus on removing so-called conflict minerals, sourced from "conflict" zones in the Congo.
A lifetime subscription amounts to six years,, a definition that has users hopping mad.
Apple and Samsung's trial in the US is drawing to a close, with our colleagues at CNET recounting the exhausting stream of witnesses that were rushed in and out of the court to testify for the case. The companies couldn't agree on a reduction in the number of claims they've brought against each other, so it's likely the decision on the entirety of the case will come down to the jury.
Facebook is reject its settlement of a class action around its sponsored stories feature, which publicises users' "Likes" of products and services to their Facebook friends and doesn't allow users to opt out. The deal would have given users more control and seen Facebook pay US$10 million each to attorneys and non-profit groups, such as the Electronic Frontier Foundation. The judge's worry was that Facebook believed the new user control over the sponsored stories feature would cost it US$125 million, much more than $20 million, so the settlement gave up too much.dedicated to backup, but has had a judge