|High Court To Rule on Software Patents
The U.S. Supreme Court has decided it will rule on whether or not some kinds of software can be patented. The case has divided the technology industry and industry watchers say it could affect the U.S. economy.
|Microsoft Strikes Massive Botnet
Microsoft is once again flexing its cybercrime-fighting muscles. For the third time this year, Redmond’s Digital Crimes Unit has disrupted a dangerous botnet that has impacted millions of consumers.
|Hack Puts Social Media Users at Risk
A massive hack has served up the user names and passwords of nearly 2 million Facebook, Twitter, Google and Yahoo accounts. The database breach was made possible by the Pony Botnet Controller.
|Drone Economy Takes Flight
Amazon.com CEO Jeff Bezos says in the future drones delivering packages will be as common as mail trucks. But for many entrepreneurs, the drone economy is already here and players have plunged in.