Skype Service Disrupted for Some Users Worldwide
Microsoft’s Internet calling unit did not specify how many of its roughly 300 million global users were affected.
Bits Daily Report: Kickstarter Becomes a ‘Public Benefit Corporation’
You won’t find many tech companies worried about the corrupting influence of money. But Kickstarter, the company that has helped finance many a...
Xi Jinping of China Arriving in U.S. at Moment of Vulnerability
The chill on the Chinese economy has eroded some of the sheen attached to Mr. Xi, and some analysts say he may want to project an especially strong...
Apple removes malicious apps after security breach
Apple Inc. has removed some applications from its App Store after developers in China were tricked into using software tools that added malicious...
Apple pulls infected Chinese apps from iTunes App Store
A hacked version of Apple's Xcode development software resulted in malware infecting dozens of iTunes App Store apps.
Rupert Murdoch shows love for China via new Weibo account
Media titan Rupert Murdoch is showing his love for China by posting enthusiastic messages on his brand new Weibo account. And the Chinese are...
Hackers Burrow Into Apple's Walled Garden
A sophisticated technique is used to compromise Apple's 'walled garden' of pre-screened iPhone and iPad applications.
French Regulator Rejects Google Appeal on 'Right to Be Forgotten'
France’s data-protection regulator has rejected Google’s appeal of its order to expand Europe’s “right to be forgotten” to Google’s websites...
What is China's president doing in Seattle?
Chinese President Xi Jinping is kicking off his first state visit to the U.S. with a stopover in Seattle to huddle with the biggest names in tech...
Bits Blog: France Rejects Google’s Efforts to Limit Application of Privacy Ruling
Several European privacy regulators, particularly in France, have urged that the so-called right to be forgotten be applied to all of Google’s...
Worm In Apple: iOS App Store Hit By Malware
Several cyber security firms reportedly found the malware - dubbed XcodeGhost - embedded in hundreds of legitimate apps.
China's Unlikely Ally: U.S. Tech Firms
Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to the U.S. starts Tuesday with meetings with tech executives in Seattle rather than government officials in...