Matt PeckhamPCWorld

DVDs and Blu-rays Will Soon Waste More Time with New Unskippable Piracy Warnings

New piracy warnings will take 20 seconds to view when launching a movie, and won't allow circumvention.


T-Mobile: iPhone Will Be Network-Ready by End of 2012

The wireless carrier hopes to have iPhone 3G support in major markets by the fourth quarter, with a 4G LTE network launch in 2013.

Myspace Settles FTC Privacy Investigation, Submits to 20 Years of Checks

The settlement ends an FTC investigation arising from a complaint that Myspace shared personal information without first asking for permission from users.


Facebook Unveils 'Action Links' to Make App Interaction Smarter

Action Links are subtle, under-the-radar changes for Facebook users. The feature is aimed more at developers.

Nook Simple Touch and Color E-Reader Prices Slashed for Mother's Day

Barnes & Noble cuts prices on its basic e-readers by up to 20% as Mother's Day approaches.

Hulu May Force Users to Prove They Have TV Subscription, Says Report

Hulu may be switching to an authentication model, requiring users have a cable/satellite subscription in order to access the company's streaming content.