Topic: Twitter Inc.
Using common software, Iraqi insurgents intercepted video feeds transmitted by US drone aircraft. It's not an important security breach, officials say, but it does draw attention to the importance of cyber security in increasingly high-tech wars.
12/18/2009 06:38 pm
Hacker attacks cost public companies $1.6 million in lost share value. For Twitter, it's the firm's reputation that's at risk.
12/18/2009 01:53 pm
Twitter was hacked by the 'Iranian Cyber Army,' an unknown group. Though its website indicated no links with Iran authorities, a Farsi poem on its page suggests that those who were behind the message could have been loyalists to Iran's Islamic system of rule.
12/18/2009 11:54 am
With Canadian icon The Toronto Women's Bookstore in peril, the future looks bleak for women's bookstores.
12/18/2009 10:34 am
Insurgents in Iraq used SkyGrabber – cheap Windows software – to hack unmanned Predator planes, the Pentagon says.
12/17/2009 03:33 pm
President Obama has made a priority of tackling the US unemployment rate – now about 10 percent. But a new jobs program would add more to the soaring federal deficit.
12/17/2009 02:50 pm
Shortcovers e-reading app is rebranded as Kobo.
12/17/2009 10:36 am
Two of 2009's bestselling books – 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' and 'The Help' – will both become films.
12/16/2009 10:43 am
The Monitor’s language columnist wonders how anyone can pick just one Word of the Year.
12/16/2009 08:52 am
Two big tech names add their own URL shorteners as the leader rolls out more features. What's the rush – and the point?
12/15/2009 03:48 pm