Patents Attack 2: Google's Revenge

Sep 8, 2011
HTC, a Taiwanese manufacturer, makes it money on low cost - high volume production. Kind of similar to Foxxconn, the Chinese company that makes...
Posted In: apple, gadgets, Google, htc, mobile

Apple not blocking bum certificates

Sep 8, 2011
We've been talking on our show about these stolen/forged digital certificates that theoretically allow hackers to slip between your browser and a...
Posted In: apple, certificates, Chrome, Google, Microsoft, mozilla, safari

Patents, the tech stocks of tech companies

Sep 8, 2011
HTC, the fifth largest smartphone maker (George Martin... Billy Preston... Brian Epstein?), has amended an existing lawsuit against Apple claiming...
Posted In: apple, Google, htc, motorola, patents

Cloud goes dark

Sep 8, 2011
Google Docs went down yesterday. Not for long, but it happened and it's not the first time. This left a lot of individual users in the lurch, of...
Posted In: cloud, Google, google docs

Freddie Mercury lives!

Sep 6, 2011
Google Doodle celebrates the Queen frontman's 65th birthday today teaming 8-bit video game scenarios with the song "Don't Stop Me Now". It's all...
Posted In: Google, Queen

Google+ keeps eating other products

Sep 6, 2011
Google+ is Pac Man at Google headquarters and all these other weird little side products are the white dots. WAKA WAKA WAKA....
Posted In: dippin dots, Google, google+, pac man, waka

Diginotar hack keeps growing

Sep 6, 2011
Last week we told you about hackers getting into the networks of the Dutch company DigiNotar. While inside, the hackers were able to create fake...
Posted In: certificates, diginotar, Google, privacy, security

Google and Fox News team up for a GOP debate later this month.

Sep 2, 2011
It will be streamed live to YouTube. Interactive features might include online voting for which questions should be asked. This isn't an especially...
Posted In: 2012 election, elections, Fox, Google, YouTube

Rogue Google certificate loose in the wild

Aug 30, 2011
Lock up your Googles! A forged certificate has been detected that can allow hackers to get into just about any Google account you can think of,...
Posted In: certificates, Gmail, Google, privacy, security

Wait, what was Schmidt doing at a TV conference?

Aug 29, 2011
It's because Google TV is not dead, it was merely resting and now feels much better and thinks it will go for a walk. At that conference, Eric...
Posted In: Google, google tv