Virtual currency bitcoin has been recognized by the German Finance Ministry as a "unit of account", meaning it is can be used for tax and trading purposes in the country.
In the world of cyber fraud, a fake fan on Instagram can be worth five times more than a stolen credit card number.
Yahoo named former eBay executive Maynard Webb as its permanent chairman. The move comes as CEO Marissa Mayer's turnaround effort hits the one-year mark.
With their parents permission, more and more kids are learning how to hack in a responsible manner, with the goal of thinking innovatively.
Too many individuals approach tech stocks in a way that’s unlikely to generate profits, said Cramer. You aren't one of them, are you?
It brings together characters from far-flung Disney and Pixar worlds in an unprecedented mashup, and it ditches a strategy of creating stand-alone console games.
Former Apple CEO John Sculley says Steve Jobs probably would have acted differently if Carl Icahn had called him to talk about the company, unlike Tim Cook.
An American kidnap victim's appearance on Ask.fm is drawing attention to the Latvian social hangout site where some kids go to torment each other. NBC News reports.
In the months since Microsoft first introduced the video game system, the company has made four major policy reversals—and there's no telling if it's done yet.
A hacker virtually entered a sleeping 2-year-old's room when he hacked into the child's baby monitor. This is not the first such incident involving wireless baby monitors.
Cisco resources will be shifted to areas like cloud computing, mobility and Internet products, CEO John Chambers says.
Some say an Apple acquisition of Twitter would make sense. But the ship seems to have sailed.
This weeks's Geeked Out looks at the hottest, the scariest and the most hair-raising videos on the Web today.
The New York Times website was down for a prolonged period Wednesday morning, though the cause was not immediately clear.
CEO of AOL issued an unusual apology on Tuesday to his entire staff for the public manner in which he fired an employee during an internal conference call. The NYT reports.
Tweaking, or outright overhauling, a corporate logo is a risky move that could turn off customers, but over the years some of the biggest technology companies have successfully done it.
Carl Icahn shook up a sleepy summer market with a Tweet that he was taking a stake in Apple. What does this mean for the stock?
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn revealed on Twitter that he's taken a "large position" in Apple.
Here's what an analyst thinks will be Apple's hefty lineup of new products launching into next year.
Combating cybercrime will become an uphill struggle, with the tools needed to commit technological crimes readily available to anyone armed with a computer and a few dollars.
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"Our goal is to get as close to the experience the surfer is having," says the head of a pro surfing organization.
Though Apple posted profits that beat expectations, investor Roger McNamee found reason to throw cold water on the tech giant.
The Apple-IBM partnership also greatly benefits both companies, says Roger McNamee, founding partner of Elevation Capital.