iPad Mini Draws Strong Consumer Interest

One in two would consider buying a smaller version of Apple's popular tablet if the price were right, survey reveals.

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Emergency Patches Pushed for Flash, PHP

The Adobe fix aims to cure a vulnerability in all versions of the player, but has so far been used only to attack Windows systems using Internet Explorer.

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Future Tablets will Crowd iPad, Kindle, Analysts Say

The iPad's market dominance will wane by 2017, while the popularity of Amazon's Kindle Fire is already shrinking.

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Google's Street View Snooping: Congressman Wants Investigation

Representative Ed Markey is citing reports that cast doubt on Google's claims that its collection from the networks of 'payload data' was a mistake.

Amazon Releases Desktop App for Its Cloud Storage Service

New app makes uploading files to Amazon Cloud Drive storage handier than it used to be.

Barnes & Noble Deal Signals New Microsoft Savvy

The deal with the maker of the popular Nook ebook reader shows that Microsoft, like Apple, understands that ecosystems are the key to success.

Facebook To Release Tool To 'Save Lives'

Mark Zuckerberg to make rare TV appearance to flog mystery tool.

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Who's the King of Smartphone Sales?

Is Apple or Samsung leading the pack? It depends on whose numbers you believe and what you're counting.

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Mob Tells iPhone Fans To 'Wake Up'

Protest outside Apple Store in Australia is disavowed by Samsung, who is battling the iPhone maker in court over patents for phone and tablet designs.

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Proposed Bill Would Protect Employees' Facebook Passwords

A bill filed in the U.S. House of Representatives Friday would protect people from snooping employers and schools.

Apple App Downloads Dive 30% in March

The decline in monthly downloads occurred in the same month that Apple celebrated jumping the 25 billion mark for App Store downloads.

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Tim Cook Wants Rivals to 'Invent Their Own Stuff'

Apple's CEO says he hates litigation but he won't let competitors get a free ride on his company's smarts.

What You Need to Know About Storing Your Content on Google Drive, Dropbox

You own your digital content stored in a cloud service but possibly not all the rights to it. Be aware of what's involved.

Google Unveils Google Drive, Offers 5GB of Free Storage

Google Drive allows users to work with others on projects involving Google Docs.

AppWave App Store Launched for Windows OS

All the offerings in the store are free programs that can be downloaded on the Internet. But the company behind the store says its installation process is faster.