Conscientious sysadmins face a dilemma on December 31, when a new leap second will threaten the stability of computer systems and networks.
Governments may order telcos to retain customer data, but only to fight serious crime, a top European Union judge has advised.
"Take cover," the French government warned people in Nice via its official terror alert app, hours after the immediate danger had passed.
IBM is cranking up the security on its cloud-based blockchain service.
After months of uncertainty, businesses once again have a simple, legal way to export the personal information of European Union citizens to the U.S. for processing.
SWIFT is bringing in additional security support after a series of high-profile bank heists and attempted bank heists conducted via its financial transaction network.
With the launch of Pokemon Go last week, it's not just players but police that "gotta catch 'em all."
Microsoft has published the source code for its Project Malmo, allowing anyone to conduct artificial intelligence experiments in the world of Minecraft with a little programming.
European Union officials are set to give final approval to a new EU-U.S. data transfer agreement early next week, after member states gave their approval to an updated text on Friday.
Microsoft COO Kevin Turner is leaving after 11 years in the role. His role will be divided among five senior executives.
Antivirus vendor Avast Software has agreed to buy rival AVG Technologies for US$1.3 billion in cash.
The robots are coming, and they're bringing dinner.
Someone at Google really likes sneakers: The company has just bought a French machine learning startup that taught a computer how to recognize 15,000 different types of them.
Google's DeepMind AI business unit is hoping to teach computers to diagnose eye disease, using patient data from a U.K. hospital.
The European Union is stumping up €450 million ($500 million) to fund research into cybersecurity -- and wants industry to contribute three times that.