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  • U.S. on Sony breach: North Korea did it

    U.S. officials now believe North Korea is behind the attack that took down Sony Pictures Entertainment's computer network and posted contents on the Internet, but the government hasn't decided whether to formally accuse the country of carrying out the hack, according to The New York Times.

  • What Gamergate says about the tech industry

    For the last two months the video-game industry has been embroiled in an ugly outbreak of name-calling and worse. This dustup, called Gamergate, was named after a hashtag on Twitter, where much of the nasty fight has taken place. It's a battle in which women have been threatened with violence and even death by hardcore gamers. The women's crime, in their eyes: They criticized what they see as the anti-woman, anti-gay, racist nature of games and many people in the industry.

  • Would an anonymous app from Facebook be creepy or smart?

    Facebook is preparing to launch a mobile app that would enable users to interact online anonymously.

  • Watch out Spotify; Google's building YouTube 'Music Key'

    Google is reportedly eying the creation of a YouTube music subscription service to take on the likes of Spotify and Pandora.

  • U.S. senator blasts Microsoft's H-1B push as it lays 18,000 off workers

    U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions Thursday delivered a scalding and sarcastic attack on the use of highly skilled foreign workers by U.S. corporations that was heavily aimed at Microsoft, a chief supporter of the practice.

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