Google has acquired Motorola Mobility, a company with a whole lot of valuable patents. But of the 17,000 patents, Google especially prizes 18, according to a new report.
Deus Ex: Human Revolution arrives on consoles and PCs this week. And the early reviews are very, very good.
HP Touchpad: $99 fire-sale price ignites huge demand for the webOS tablet. Get 'em while you can.
The iPad 3 is on the way, perhaps as soon as early 2012, according to one new report.
Google Maps has added a weather layer. Is it any good?
HP TouchPad was released barely a month ago but the tablet never took off and HP pulled the ejector handle. A win for Apple's iPad. A lose for those who bought an HP TouchPad.
AT&T is drastically rejiggering its text plan. And not everyone is happy about it.
HP will discontinue operations for its tablets and smartphones, the company announced today.
The iPhone 5 will hit store shelves in early October, according to two new reports.
HP is looking to expand the reach of its webOS operating system. Look for HP autos and maybe even egg beaters. Maybe.
The PlayStation 3 is getting a price drop of fifty bucks. Meanwhile, will the Sony Vita portable be DOA?
A 4G LTE iPhone is on the way, one site says. The catch: It may not be a 4G LTE iPhone 5.
Ever wonder the whereabouts of President Obama? Foursquare can tell you. The commander and chief has joined the location-based social network. Now you can get Obama, Foursquare, and details on his three-day bus tour, all in one place.
Firefox 6 rolled out this week as part of Mozilla's "rapid release" schedule. So how does Firefox 6 stack up to Chrome, IE9, and Firefox 5?
Firefox 6 and a beta version of Firefox 7 are being made available by Mozilla this week.
Anonymous is planning a cyber-attack on Facebook in two months, according to a video that’s going viral. We don’t know if the video is really from Anonymous – so should Facebook be worried?
Google's $12.5 billion purchase of Motorola will be its biggest acquisition ever -- more than four times the size of DoubleClick, the previous leader. But over the last decade, Google has been one of the biggest -- and most successful -- acquirers in the tech industry, and owes a lot of its success to these smart buys. Its core search advertising platform and most of its biggest new businesses, including Android, YouTube, and display advertising, all come from other companies. Join us as we count down Google's top 16 acquisitions by value and show what happened to them.
Pioneer Trail, the newest title from Zynga, swaps a wide open world for a more linear path.