While yesterday's 10.8.1 Mountain Lion update did not mention battery improvements, the update does indeed give some Mac users more battery life.
stories by Sean Ludwig
A federal court in Massachusetts has upheld a $675,000 judgment on a man accused of illegally downloading 31 songs and sharing them with other people on a file-sharing website.
Design software firm Autodesk's stock has lost 22 percent of its value in after-hours trading on the NASDAQ exchange after a particularly bad earnings report for its fiscal second quarter.
Streaming music service Pandora has updated its popular Android app with a new interface, song lyrics, play history, and more.
Finnish phone maker Nokia plans to introduce two new handsets running Windows Phone 8 on Sept. 5.
Travel search company Kayak reported its first-ever public quarterly earnings today with $76.9 million in revenue, beating Wall Street expectations.
Popular social network Tagged closed $15 million in new capital today to grow its membership and acquire other properties.
Google has launched a new YouTube Elections Hub for the latest political videos now through Nov. 6's big election.
T-Mobile has unveiled a new unlimited data plan that promises not to slow down your data speeds when you start using more data than it would like.
If Earth is ever in danger from asteroid, would we be able to stop it? Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and members of NASA think we can.
The new offer gives consumers a savings of $15 per month over previous offers. Families that want in can get an even better deal, with the price dropping to $50 per month for additional lines.
Amazon Web Services has introduced Amazon Glacier, inexpensive slow-moving storage for files that don't need to be accessed very often.
iPad and iPhone accessory maker Discovery Bay Games has raised $15 million in its second round of funding, with a goal of creating better gaming experiences on those devices, the company announced Tuesday.
Editor's Pick With Windows 8, Microsoft favors tablets, touchscreens, and laptops with modern touchpads. Traditional desktops with a keyboard and mouse, on the other hand, have been left in the dust.
Microsoft's Windows Phone platform will likely overtake Research in Motion's BlackBerry market share in the U.S. by the end of this year.
Possible changes would make the company a less attractive destination for online viewers and increase the importance of subscription-based Hulu Plus to the company.
Cloud storage services such as Dropbox and Google Drive are quickly changing how consumers deal with content on a day-to-day basis. But each company has its own set of restrictions, with Microsoft's SkyDrive as the most restrictive player by far. It might shock you how much so.
Apple's share price on the Nasdaq stock exchange reached a new all-time high of $648.02 at the end of trading today, a sign investors are enthused about the rumored next-gen iPhone, Apple television, and smaller iPad.
We've picked out 10 stand-out apps that look and work great on Windows 8, and which show off the platform's potential for gorgeous graphics and tablet-friendly touch controls.