US government ceding control of key Internet body
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The U.S. government is relinquishing its control of the Internet's address system in a shift that may raise questions about the future direction of online innovation and communications.
Review: Uneasy first steps with Google Glass
NEW YORK (AP) — Shaped like a lopsided headband, Google Glass is an unassuming piece of technology when you're holding it in your hands. You feel as if you can almost break it, testing its flexibility. Putting it on, though, is another story.
UK holds cyberwar game in Churchill's WW2 bunker
LONDON (AP) — Under London's streets in Winston Churchill's World War II bunker, young techies are fighting a new kind of war.
Judge leaves Pandora songwriter royalty unchanged
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A federal judge in New York has left the rate that Internet radio giant Pandora must pay songwriters unchanged at 1.85 percent of revenue for the next two years.
Amsterdam canal house built with 3-D printer
AMSTERDAM (AP) — Hundreds of years after wealthy merchants began building the tall, narrow brick houses that have come to define Amsterdam's skyline, Dutch architects are updating the process for the 21st century: fabricating pieces of a canal house out of plastic with a giant 3-D printer and slotting them together like oversized Lego blocks.
Liberty Media drops bid to buy rest of Sirius
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Liberty Media is dropping its bid to buy the rest of the satellite radio provider Sirius.
Barnes & Noble to discontinue Windows Nook app
NEW YORK (AP) — Barnes & Noble will stop offering a stand-alone Nook app for Windows and instead deliver Nook media to Microsoft's Consumer Reader app.
Zuckerberg voices frustration with Obama over NSA
NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says he has called President Barack Obama to express his frustration over what he says is long-lasting damage caused by the U.S. government's surveillance programs.
Google cameras take rafting trip at Grand Canyon
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Google has taken its all-seeing eyes on a trip that few experience: the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon.
Vivendi in exclusive talks for possible SFR sale
PARIS (AP) — France's Vivendi has decided to start exclusive negotiations with media company Altice over the possible sale of its unit SFR, France's No. 2 mobile phone operator.