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The WTO's Information Technology Agreement is back on course after the United States and China agreed to the slashing of tariffs on electronic goods.
By acquiring BrightRoll, Yahoo plans to establish the largest digital video advertising platform in the United States.
Tech IPOs are back...at least for today.
The third quarter has been a busy one for the San Antonio-headquartered company. At the beginning of September, Rackspace was on the block for a joint venture or outright acquisition.
Founded in 2011, the Apache Hadoop distributor had raised upwards of $248 million in its last five funding rounds.
A new index from the mobile security provider also suggests that iOS has regained its enterprise share from Android, accounting for 69 percent of enterprise device activations.
AT&T outlined ambitions on Friday of establishing "the first-ever North American Mobile Service area" for U.S. customers calling or visiting Mexico, and Mexican customers calling or visiting the United States.
The United Nations agency tasked with allocating global telecommunications radio spectrum and satellite orbits has reached an agreement with member countries to bring another 1.5 billion people online by 2020.
Australian-listed enterprise technology consultancy firm Oakton has received the green light from the Supreme Court of Victoria to go ahead with its acquisition by Dimension Data Australia.
Amazon unveils Echo, a new cloud-connected home appliance that -- perhaps appropriately -- resembles a chamber.
According to recent data, of the 174 million smartphones owned in the US in the month of September, nearly 42 percent of them were Apple iPhones.
Qualcomm also lamented problems it is facing in China concerning its 3G/4G LTE rollout as well as an investigation into its business practices.
Monthly reports from two big analytics firms have become a staple of tech journalism recently. Two anomalies in this month's reports make the case for data skeptics. Did XP usage suddenly plunge last month? And is a Chinese web browser really taking off in the U.S.?
The Chinese smartphone company hopes to replicate success in the smartphone industry within the realm of Internet television.
LG Electronics and Google have signed a comprehensive 10-year cross-licensing agreement, reports ZDNet Korea’s Jaehwan Cho.
Missing technology during the holiday? Want something sweet to eat after dinner? How about a geek cake to satisfy your cravings?
Every year, that certain November day comes along where we pause to reflect upon the things we're grateful for. Accordingly, here is a list of the tech I'm thankful for that made my life all the more enjoyable in 2012!
2013 is just around the corner, so prepare your office for the new year with a fine selection of 15 excellent office gadgets and must-haves! Sure to induce coworker jealousy.
The Chinese tech giant drafts engineers straight from universities around the country to drive its huge R&D effort. What do they find when they get to Shenzhen - and more to the point, what are the canteens like?
Have deep pockets? Perhaps a few of these gifts will tempt you. Jeweled USB or batcave, anyone?
Prepare to get your learn on with these 10 interesting and little-known facts about one of mankind's greatest achievements: the Internet (and the Web, too).
The London 2012 Olympics is going to be a huge working-from-home experiment for many organisations. Here are some tips on making it go smoothly
With these gadgets and must-haves, you'll have everyone in the office wondering how so much win could possibly come from one person! Be the awesome you want your office to be.
Prepare to celebrate the fourth of July in style with these awesome gadgets and apps! No matter who you are, there's something for just about everyone here.
ZDNet has gone global. This means you have access to even more great content from Australia, Asia, UK and US Editions, and valuable resources that connect you with industry experts and your peers from around the world.
Yes, upgrading your technology will cost a bundle of money and cause disruptions at work. But if you don't do it your business could have major consequences.
Looking to put some humor in your day? Check out this gallery of sight gags for geeks!
Take a peek inside the Windows 8 consumer preview, and see what Microsoft has in store for the iconic Windows operating system.
National ICT Australia (NICTA) has thrown its doors open for the seventh time in as many years, inviting all to see what's next in cutting-edge technology and also to open the Digital Productivity Showcase, a demonstration of future applications that will likely use and show the capabilities of the National Broadband Network.
A new effort at the Smithsonian will create digital 3D models and physical 3D printed of many of the objects in its archives, a step that could help researchers and educators alike.
With U.S. military personnel increasingly spread throughout the world, the Navy has commissioned a prototype of a forward-thinking nerve center that would allow decision makers to get the information they need, regardless of where they are and whether they can be in the room or log in virtually. CNET News reporter Daniel Terdiman was given a tour of the prototype for the Navy's Command Center of the Future by the project's lead research engineer.
How does solar conversion work now and how do we want it to work in the future? Paul Altivisatos, interim director for Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory at UC Berkeley, explains how a solar cell works and how the solar energy of the future, via a solar fuel generator that converts energy the same way plants do, can become more efficient. He says that rather than looking for what's next, he looks to the end result--an ideal usage for materials.
At the Intersolar Conference in San Francisco, Scott Stephens, Photovoltaic Specialist for the U.S. Department of Energy, explains why he's optimistic about the future. He expects the market to stabilize and manufacturing to begin to consolidate. In addition, he says, the DOE is always searching for solar technology that improves on efficiency, scalability, and durability.