As 22,000 tech entrepreneurs, inventors and investors converged on Dublin for the city’s Web Summit last week, one big question threatened to bring the whole digital bonanza down to earth.
After shaking up the automotive world with his electric car venture, entrepreneur Elon Musk has set his sights skywards in a bid to bring the internet to the billions who still lack access.
Six Britons have been arrested on suspicion of being involved in running online drug marketplace Silk Road 2.0 and one other illegal website.
Europol have cracked down on the dark web by shutting down more than 400 illegal websites.
A day after it went free Microsoft Word tops the App Store chart for iPad.
Telecoms regulator Ofcom has today announced that they will auction off more 4G spectrum.
Apple has unveiled details on its months-old partnership with IBM to make iPhones and iPads staples in the workplace.
Users of Apple’s Mac OS X are being warned to watch out for not one, but two new weaknesses in the platform which can be used in attacks – one of which is already in the wild.
Adele’s manager has backed streaming services like Spotify as the future of music, but warned the company that it may need to change its policy of insisting all albums be made available on both its free and premium tiers.
U2 frontman Bono has praised streaming music services as a way for musicians to get their music heard, and defended Spotify from criticism of the amount it pays out to artists and songwriters.
Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer has announced plans to cut the company’s workforce by 15% and close five foreign offices by the end of 2016.
There’s nothing particularly surprising about allegations of gender discrimination at a Silicon Valley tech firm.
The telecoms giant BT has apologised after tens of thousands of customers had their broadband temporarily cut off.