Last month's court decision upholding the legality of the Google Books search engine also kept a powerful research tool available to the public.
Google chair Eric Schmidt has penned a primer for anyone thinking about ditching their Apple device for one powered by Google's Android OS.
Spying has a long a colorful history. It has been amped up to extraordinary levels today by the National Security Agency and other super-secret operations. But there's a price for all that capability.
This week's roundup of Good Reads includes the prospect of books disappearing, how social media teaches teen boys to write, a commute in Google's driverless car, the benefits of being a polymath, how trauma can lead to great personal growth.
'Keep calm while we steal your data,' reads a new coffee mug from Microsoft. The mug bears the logo of Google's Chrome browser.