A response to NSA surveillance, the UN panel's resolution aims to protect human rights, including the right to privacy, in a digital age.
Samsung wanted the court to stay a damages retrial pending reexamination of an Apple patent, but a judge said no.
Apple did not disclose how it would use the PrimeSense technology, which was used to power the Kinect motion sensing device in the original Xbox.
Nokia has asked a court in Delhi to revoke a freeze on its factory in India over a tax dispute, ahead of the proposed acquisition by Microsoft of its handset business.
Mobile carriers are opposed to the plan for a smartphone 'kill switch' that would render smartphones inoperable after they are stolen, claiming that it could be misused by hackers to block critical services.
Apple has contested Samsung Electronics' plea for a stay in the damages retrial currently in a federal court in California, stating that the reexamination proceedings by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office of an important patent in the lawsuit "are not final."
Three prominent U.S. senators have questioned, in a court filing, the NSA claim that its bulk collection of phone records is required for intelligence purposes.
Wikimedia Foundation has asked editing services firm Wiki-PR to cease and desist editing Wikipedia for pay and passing articles off as unbiased.
Justice Department officials say virtual currencies like Bitcoin may "have the potential to promote more efficient global commerce" but still associate it with illegal activities.
ICANN has set up a panel, consisting of people in government, civil society, the private sector, the technical community and international organizations, to address concerns about the governance of the Internet.
The mobile app will help users measure the broadband speed they get, providing aggregate data to FCC.
In addition to data on international money transfers, the agency also gathers Social Security numbers and other data.
NSA warns that if Internet companies provide numbers of surveillance orders, it would alert adversaries on which services to avoid.
Snowden's email of choice may be capitulated.
They are objecting to the government's decision to provide them only a redacted version of its response to the FISA Court to a request by the companies that they be allowed to publish information on users' data requests from the government.