The advertisements redirected victims to the Sweet Orange exploit kit, which tries to install malware.
It's not just cat videos—YouTube is the most popular place to watch TV online.
From Tokyo to Boston to Palo Alto, IDG News Service's Nick Barber and Martyn Williams cover Apple's iPhone 6 launch.
Apple fans turned out in droves yet again to buy the company's latest phones. Follow reporter Nick Barber on Twitter @nickjb
The U.S. Navy's new surveillance drone completed its first cross-country flight across the United States, from Palmdale in California to Naval Air Station Patuxent River in Maryland
Apple introduces the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus during an event in Cupertino, California, on September 9, 2014
Apple introduced the Apple Watch at an event in Cupertino, California, on September 9, 2014
Apple announced its long-awaited Watch along with two new iPhones at a huge media event in Cupertino Tuesday. Martyn Williams recaps the news.
Germany's Fraunhofer Institute is bringing 4K TV content to second screens using tablets almost like magnifying glasses.
At the IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin at least three manufacturers were showing sets that could go from flat to slightly curved and back.
Join Nick Barber for a walking tour of Samsung's massive booth at the 2014 IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin. At the trade show hundreds of companies present their product portfolios to consumers and the press. Follow Nick on Twitter @nickjb
Samsung's Gear S smartwatch will be out in October, but pricing wasn't announced. Follow reporter Nick Barber on Twitter @nickjb
Premium content, not a lack of ads, might be the real draw
A new channel guide offering access to subscriptions highlights the changes to the YouTube app for Xbox One. Other streaming devices should see a similar update in the coming weeks.
Hey, is that code related to the long-rumored YouTube subscription service? NOPE.
A YouTube-Twitch marriage could be a match made in heaven - or hell.
While paid clicks rose, the cost per click dropped in the second quarter.
Use these expert tips to grow your social following.
The new YouTube additions are bound to make gamers grin from ear to ear.