- Police: Cellphone data now key investigative tool Updated: Dec-13-13 9:40 am
- Indian court allows Nokia to sell frozen assets Updated: Dec-12-13 10:50 am
- SKorea court: Apple didn't violate Samsung patents Updated: Dec-12-13 1:11 am
- Tech firms vie to protect personal data, profits Updated: Dec-10-13 3:11 am
- Hood: Google still not effectively fighting crime Updated: Dec-09-13 4:22 pm
- Internet giants weigh in on defamation lawsuit Updated: Dec-08-13 3:56 pm
- NSA defends global cellphone tracking as legal Updated: Dec-06-13 5:55 pm
- Court case could mean 'death' of software patents Updated: Dec-06-13 2:55 pm
- Cell phone ban in construction zones sought Updated: Dec-06-13 2:17 pm
- Woman fights ticket for driving with Google Glass Updated: Dec-03-13 6:26 pm
- Spain to restrict cellphone use for train drivers Updated: Dec-03-13 7:59 am
- Amazon's delivery drones: An idea that may not fly Updated: Dec-03-13 12:09 am
- Supreme Court won't stop NY's Internet taxation Updated: Dec-02-13 5:19 pm
- Watchdog: Google breaching Dutch privacy law Updated: Nov-28-13 3:28 pm
- Ohio attorney general sues over text messages Updated: Nov-26-13 5:40 pm
- Miss. lawmakers eye Internet gambling expansion Updated: Nov-25-13 5:04 am
- NY troopers in big SUVs peer in on texting drivers Updated: Nov-25-13 2:21 am
- Family of slain woman hopes her case sparks change Updated: Nov-22-13 8:05 pm
- Gov't weighs permitting cellphone calls on planes Updated: Nov-21-13 8:19 pm
- Jury orders Samsung to pay Apple $290 million Updated: Nov-21-13 7:26 pm
- Lawyer drops appeal in NJ texting case Updated: Nov-21-13 8:23 am
- NJ settles Bitcoin case vs. online gaming co. Updated: Nov-19-13 8:31 pm
- Silicon Valley patent office to open in San Jose Updated: Nov-19-13 5:04 pm
- Nevada to get $268K in Google cookie settlement Updated: Nov-19-13 10:34 am
- Vermont to get $467,000 in Google settlement Updated: Nov-19-13 4:43 am
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - In 2006, the Montgomery Police Department used cellphone tower data to help convict a man who shot and killed a 30-year-old police officer in the head during a traffic stop.
MUMBAI, India - An Indian court ruled Thursday that Nokia Corp. may transfer a factory seized by tax authorities to Microsoft as part of the Finnish communications giant's 5.4 billion euro ($7.2 billion) sale of its devices and services unit.
SEOUL, South Korea - A Seoul court rejected Samsung's claim that iPhone and iPad models violated three of its patents, another setback for the South Korean electronics giant in a global battle with Apple over rights to technologies that power smartphones and tablets.
SAN FRANCISCO - Even as Silicon Valley speaks out against the U.S. government's surveillance methods, technology companies are turning a handsome profit by mining personal data and peering into people's online habits.
JACKSON, Mississippi - Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood is again asking Google to do more to prevent people from using the search engine to find illegal drugs and pirated videos, music and games.
CINCINNATI - From Twitter and Facebook to Amazon and Google, the biggest names of the Internet are blasting a federal judge's decision allowing an Arizona-based gossip website to be sued for defamation by a former Cincinnati Bengals cheerleader convicted of having sex with a teenager.
WASHINGTON - The National Security Agency on Friday said its tracking of cellphones overseas is legally authorized under a sweeping U.S. presidential order. The distinction means the extraordinary surveillance program is not overseen by a secretive U.S. intelligence court but is regulated by some U.S. lawmakers, Obama administration insiders and inspectors general.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court decided Friday to hear an appeal of a lower court decision that a federal judge called the "death" of software patents.
MADISON, Wisconsin - Drivers would be barred from talking on their cellphones while in a construction zone under a bill being circulated in the Wisconsin state Legislature.
LOS ANGELES - A California woman pleaded not guilty Tuesday to what is believed to be the first traffic citation alleging a motorist was using Google's computer-in-an-eyeglass.
MADRID - Spain will ban cellphone use by train drivers except in cases of emergency after a train crash that killed 79 people.
NEW YORK - Jeff Bezos' idea to let self-guided drones deliver packages may be too futuristic for Washington to handle.
WASHINGTON - On perhaps the busiest online shopping day of the year, the Supreme Court refused to wade into a dispute over state sales taxes for purchases on websites like Amazon.com, an outcome likely to prompt more states to attempt to collect taxes on Internet sales.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio Attorney General's office is suing a man accused of texting thousands of unwanted sales messages to people, including many on the National Do Not Call registry.
BILOXI, Mississippi - Mississippi lawmakers are watching Tuesday's launch of Internet gambling in New Jersey.
MOUNT PLEASANT, New York - Even for a state trooper, it's not easy to spot drivers who are texting. Their smartphones are down on their laps, not at their ears. And they're probably not moving their lips.
ST. LOUIS - The family of a former Saint Louis University volleyball player shot to death in an August 2012 daylight robbery while she was talking on her phone hopes her case will help build public pressure on carriers to support mandatory anti-theft software on smartphones.
WASHINGTON - Rules against making cellphone calls during airline flights are "outdated," and it's time to change them, federal regulators said Thursday, drawing immediate howls of protest from flight attendants, airline officials and others.
SAN JOSE, California - A Silicon Valley jury on Thursday added $290 million more to the damages Samsung Electronics owes Apple for copying vital iPhone and iPad features, bringing the total amount the South Korean technology titan is on the hook for to $930 million.
MORRSITOWN, New Jersey - The lawyer for a Florida couple has dropped an appeal of a New Jersey texting while driving ruling.
NEWARK, New Jersey - An online video game company accused of infecting thousands of computers with malicious software and using that access to illegally mine for the electronic currency Bitcoin has agreed to pay a $1 million settlement, the New Jersey attorney general's office said Tuesday.
SAN JOSE, California - The U.S. Commerce Department has announced plans to open a long-awaited patent office in Silicon Valley, the world's top region for patent filers.
LAS VEGAS - Google will pay Nevada about $268,000 to settle claims that the company violated consumer privacy by placing unauthorized cookies on computers in 2011 and 2012.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Vermont is set to receive $467,000 out of a $17 million settlement between 36 states and tech giant Google over alleged privacy violations by the company.