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Microsoft has picked up iOS, Android, and Mac apps from German developer HLW Software to use as the basis for its own forthcoming remote desktop apps.
The popular mobile messaging application WhatsApp Messenger has a major design flaw in its cryptographic implementation that could allow attackers to decrypt intercepted messages, according to a Dutch developer.
Skype's Android app has received a much-needed overhaul, adding a new look and greatly improved video call quality.
Less than a year after redesigning Mail's site and apps, Yahoo is pushing a fresh new look to kill the competition.
Do you really want your Google+ pals to be able to text you?
The search giant said Monday it has helped found a global coalition backed by Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee that hopes to dramatically cut the cost of Internet access.
Like Yahoo, Microsoft is recycling email accounts, and doing so without mentioning the practice in service agreements for Hotmail, Live, and Outlook.com.
As dissatisfaction with the NSA grows, so are secure chat options.
A thorough examination of a leaked version of the next Gmail Android app suggests ads are finally hitting your mobile inbox.
While the energy industry may fear the appearance of another Stuxnet on the systems they use to keep oil and gas flowing and the electric grid powered, an equally devastating attack could come from a much more mundane source: phishing.
The Chinese government may be about to ease up on its policy of censoring its citizens.
A glitch in Google Talk routed instant messages incorrectly on Thursday morning, exposing private text chats to unintended recipients.
Beware Gmail users: Inserting images into the body of an email message can get you temporarily banned from your account.
A new, non-Apple-sanctioned Android app claims to let you chat with iOS users via iMessage, but there are too many questions swirling around to trust it.
BlackBerry's messenger app for Android and iPhone will not roll out this week as the company struggles to block an unreleased version of the Android app that affected its system.