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Today's machines are not your '90s tower drive: That dull beige box full of add-in cards has gone the way of the dodo.
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Little Eye Labs is based in the southern Indian city of Bangalore, where many Indian technology companies are based including software outsourcing giant Infosys Ltd. until 2007, the startup built a software tool for Android app developers to analyze how apps are performing.
Anonymous members, charged with a distributed denial-of-service attack on PayPal, entered a plea Thursday that could see some of them walk free at sentencing next December.
Microsoft Corp said on Thursday it had disrupted the largest network of compromised personal computers, involving some 2 million machines around the world, since it stepped up its battle against organized online criminals three years ago.
The Colossus was kept top secret until the 70s, although Winston Churchill, above, gave hints of advanced computing knowledge during WWII with his famous 'binary signal'.
Whether you're looking for something thin and light, or want a tablet that performs like a laptop, there's plenty to choose from if you're willing to spend a bit more for a high-end laptop computer.
Willis Ware, a RAND Corporation engineer who in the 1960s predicted the ubiquity of the personal computer, the ways it would propel people into lives of perpetual change, and the perils it would pose for personal privacy, has died.
Hewlett-Packard took back its server crown from IBM last quarter as the overall market contracted and Taiwanese vendors made big gains selling directly to Internet giants like Google and Facebook, IDC reported Wednesday.
At a meeting with youth on Wednesday to promote his landmark healthcare law, Obama said he is not allowed to have Apple's smart phone, the iPhone, for "security reasons," though he still uses Apple's tablet computer, the iPad.
Big software companies are betting the next big trend in personal computers will be wearable in nature; there are already smart glasses and smart watches.
If your computer is infected with a virus or other forms of malware, disconnecting the machine from the Internet is one of the first steps security experts say you should take.
A security researcher has released software and technical instructions for modifying a drone so that it can identify and hijack other drones.
Layla Poage, 5, rests on a cart while her mother, Heather Poage, looks at computers at Best Buy, Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013, in Overland Park, Kan.