Nick Clegg characterised allegations over the child abuse scandals on social networks, such as the fake claims about Lord McAlpine, as trial by Twitter.
Shortly before 10:00pm ET on Thursday, Twitter users began complaining of unusual photos appearing in their timelines
Facebook experienced a few minutes of down time Thursday.
The government is to review Google's pledge to downgrade illegal filesharing websites in its search results, after entertainment groups accused the internet giant of dragging its feet over the issue.
Apple says it sold 3m iPad minis and iPad 4 in the three days from Friday – with analysts reckoning that the vast majority were the smaller version of the tablet, which was only unveiled a fortnight earlier.
Apple paid less than 2% tax on profit made outside the United States last year.
Hideo Kojima takes to the stage at the Game Awards to reveal the brand new Metal Gear Online coming with Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain
New footage of Nintendo's next Zelda adventure has been revealed showing off some of the world's scale and even Epona.
The HITC Gaming team talk about what they're playing this weekend, including Game of Thrones and Deadly Premonition.