Talks between Dell and a consortium led by its founder and chief executive Michael Dell to take the world's No.3 PC maker private were still on track on Monday.
The head of a key pan-European industry group has sharply criticized intensifying pressure from US lobbyists on behalf of Google and Facebook to relax EU privacy laws to suit Silicon Valley businesses.
Shares of Panasonic jumped 14 percent in early trade on Monday, hitting a 7-month high after the consumer electronics maker rebounded to a quarterly profit and stuck with its full-year earnings forecast.
In a strong move to protect the privacy of Americans as they use the Internet on their smartphones and tablets, the FTC said the mobile industry should include a do-not-track feature in software and apps and take other steps to safeguard personal information.
Hackers' latest victim is Twitter. Roughly 250,000 accounts were breached though Twitter said "limited information" was breached.
Jim Cramer’s researcher, Nicole Urken, takes a look at what Apple vs Amazon says about investing in the tech sector.
Symantec begs to differ with The New York Times' suggestion that it might be partially to blame for a security lapse that missed most of the intrusions from China.
RIM's Hail Mary pass, its bet-the-farm phone, is finally here. And guess what? It's lovely, fast and efficient, bristling with fresh, useful ideas, says the NYT's David Pogue.
One King's Lane CEO Doug Mack makes his Power Pitch. Will his venture into the home goods space sway a panel of experts he has what it takes to compete with the established brands?
Efforts to map out North Korea have been made over the last few years, but on Monday, Google was finally ready to officially update the region on Google Maps.
Before Facebook introduced a new search tool this month, it assembled an eclectic team to scrutinize what users were searching for on the site — and how.
Twitter blames "human error" for pornographic video slipping into Vine's "Editor's Picks" section.
Twitter released Vine, a new application for quick video sharing, and the app may already be butting heads with rival Facebook.
The days leading up to Super Bowl Sunday on February 3 are traditionally the best time of year to snag a deal on a super-sized set.
There are more stormy waters ahead for Apple and the company will have to make some sacrifices to stay on top, writes this expert.
Shares of Research In Motion surged to a 13-month high on Monday after its chief executive said the company may consider strategic alliances with other companies after the launch of devices powered by RIM's new BlackBerry 10 operating system.
Donahoe told CNBC's "Closing Bell" Thursday he expects this year's mobile payment volume will top $20 billion, adding that 120 million people have downloaded eBay's mobile payment apps.
Apple's iPhone 5S may launch in June or July, Jefferies analyst Peter Misek said in a note to clients.
Talks to take Dell private are at an advanced stage with at least four major banks lined up to provide financing, two sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.
As option traders scrambled to buy out-of-the-money options on the buyout rumors, implied volatility in the stock skyrocketed.
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