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Google may also be acquiring CoverHound, an insurance comparison shopping site, according to a Forrester analyst
You open a webpage and start reading. But after a few seconds, you hear someone talking. A video has started automatically without your permission. Here's how to keep this annoyance from happening.
Keep tabs on Santa's Christmas Eve trek around the globe with these websites, apps, and more.
Google's instant answer results for song lyrics are partial and push you towards the Google Play Store.
Need some paper towels, an Apple USB cable, and a Frozen DVD in the next hour? If you're in Manhattan, Amazon can do that for you.
Using the same predictive technology that it harnessed to call the outcome of the World Cup, Microsoft's Bing thinks it knows the album of the year, the Golden Globe winners, and even the fashion trends of 2015.
Google's top trending searches for 2014 are out and the top searches for gamers might surprise you.
You can't make an offer on many product categories yet, but if you're looking for collectible items Amazon now gives you the chance to knock a few bucks off the price.
It may seem like an odd choice for Amazon to start making its own diapers, but it makes more sense than you might think.
Amazon wants to make deciding what to order for dinner as easy as comparing laptops.
It's unclear how far Google will go, but the company will need to build in pretty bulletproof safeguards to reassure parents as they let their kids go online.
Getting money back from crowdfunded failures could get a lot easier if Indiegogo goes ahead with optional insurance plans.
If you're sick of ads, try paying $1 to $3 per month through Google Contributor.
Whether a site is optimized for mobile could become a search rank signal, Google said
The new CA is called Let's Encrypt and its goal is to encourage the widespread adoption of SSL/TLS on the Internet