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The mash-up video poking fun at Kim Jong-un has been watched millions of times in China and around the world

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Fat Guy Number 3, a mash-up video poking fun at North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, has been watched millions of times in China and...

Scammers are using Malaysia Airlines plane crash in east Ukraine to spread objectionable links

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Scammers are using Malaysia Airlines plane crash in east Ukraine to spread objectionable links, online security experts have warned.Links to different websites disguised as...

Yahoo has bought app analytics company Flurry to help boost its advertising revenue from smartphones

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Yahoo has bought app analytics company Flurry to help boost its advertising revenue from smartphones. San Francisco-based Flurry helps app developers analyze data about their...

The Buk missile system is a family of self-propelled, medium-range surface-to-air missile systems developed by the Soviet Union

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The Buk missile system is a family of self-propelled, medium-range surface-to-air missile systems developed by the Soviet Union and its successor, the Russian Federation.The...

Nokia X models will now become part of the Lumia range and run the Windows Phone operating system

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Microsoft will stop developing Android-powered smartphones beyond those already available.Nokia X models will now become part of the Lumia range and run the Windows...

Manuel Noriega is suing Call of Duty's publisher after a character based on him featured in Black Ops II

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Former dictator of Panama Manuel Noriega is suing Call of Duty's video games publisher after a character based on him featured in Activision's 2012...

The perigee supermoon is when the moon appears larger and brighter in the sky owing to its elliptical orbit of Earth

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The "supermoon" phenomenon has appeared this weekend, on July 12.The phenomenon known as the "perigee supermoon" is when the moon appears larger and brighter...

Shares in CYNK jumped from 6 cents in early June to $13.90 on July 10, despite uncertainty about its business and revenue structure

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Trading in CYNK Technology has been suspended by the US Securities and Exchanges Commission (SEC) after shares in the little-known social networking company surged...

Amazon has been sued by the FTC for allowing millions of dollars of unauthorized purchases by children in its mobile app store

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Amazon has been sued by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) for allowing millions of dollars of unauthorized purchases by children in its mobile app...

LG’s Kizon is a wrist-worn device designed to let parents keep track of where their child is and listen to what they are up to

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LG has unveiled the Kizon, a wrist-worn device designed to let parents keep track of where their child is and listen to what they...

Russia's State Duma has passed a law requiring internet companies to store Russian citizens' personal data inside the country

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Russia's State Duma (lower house of parliament) has passed a law requiring internet companies to store Russian citizens' personal data inside the country.The Kremlin...

The iOS 5 free update is intended to bring (some) older iPhones into line with the functions offered by iPhone 4S

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The exact number of people who now own an iPhone or iPad is unknown but you would expect it to be a pretty hefty...

Lindsay Lohan's case claims GTA 5’s Lacey Jonas character is an unequivocal reference to her

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Lindsay Lohan has decided to sue the makers of Grand Theft Auto as the latest installment of the game, GTA 5, used her image...

Many of the Caribbean's coral reefs could vanish in the next 20 years

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According to a report published by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN), many of the Caribbean's coral reefs could vanish in...

Facebook is fighting a New York court order in which it was forced to hand over data belonging to 381 people involved in a benefit fraud trial

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Facebook is fighting a New York court order in which the social media website was forced to hand over data belonging to 381 people...

Narendra Modi has overtaken the White House on Twitter

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India’s new PM Narendra Modi has overtaken the White House on Twitter, a study of political use of the social network has found. Narendra Modi’s...

The sensor uses a stick-on transparent conductive polymer to quantify how big the goose bumps are and how long they last

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A South Korean research team has developed a sensor capable of measuring goose bumps on the human body in real time. The sensor uses a...

NASA's skyTran and Israel Aerospace Industries are to build the world’s first public pilot project for elevated transit network in Tel Aviv

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NASA's skyTran and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) are to build the world’s first public pilot project for elevated transit network in Tel Aviv. A 500m...

Microsoft is launching its first phone, Android-powered handset Nokia X2

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Microsoft is launching its first phone - Android-powered handset Nokia X2 - after completing its takeover of Nokia's handset division. Android operating system, developed by...

Infrastructure continues to be improved and Internet speeds get faster every day

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Just a few decades ago dial-up was the norm and broadband was practically nonexistent.Today five megabit per second connections are the normal minimum almost...

Yemeni man giving bath to a lion in cage

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A video showing a man giving bath to a lion in Yemen went viral online.It is well known that most lions dislike water and...

Harley-Davidson LiveWire electric motorcycle

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Harley-Davidson has revealed its first electric motorcycle.The bike will not go on general sale, instead the iconic manufacturer will select customers from the US...

Kill-switch feature is a method of making a handset completely useless if it is stolen, rendering a theft pointless

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Google and Microsoft will add a "kill-switch" feature to their smartphones using Android and Windows operating systems. The feature is a method of making a...

Facebook was inaccessible for at least 1.3 billion users for around 15 minutes

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Facebook was inaccessible for at least 1.3 billion users for around 15 minutes this morning.People trying to log on to the site were faced...

Amazon Fire Phone allows its users to change an image's perspective by moving their head

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Amazon has unveiled Fire Phone - its first handset offering 3D visuals thanks to four face-tracking cameras on its front and gesture controls. The Fire...

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