Microsoft chairman Bill Gates choked up while reading from prepared remarks during Steve Ballmer's final shareholders meeting as chief executive.
PC gaming has been a withering entity lately. Consoles rule, and game makers primarily target Sony's PlayStation and Microsoft's Xbox as the game systems of choice.
Sony says it sold more than 1 million of its PlayStation 4 video game consoles during their first 24 hours on the market.
The technology designed to verify that people gambling online in New Jersey are truly within the state's borders actually may shut some of them out of the action.
Target, Kohl's and home-shopping network QVC are among a half dozen retailers opening technology test labs in the San Francisco area to do things like improve their websites and create mobile shopping apps.
The British capital has won approval to use the .london domain, making it one of a growing number of major cities which claim their own chunk of the World Wide Web.
Six months before he died, John Lennon set sail from Newport, R.I., on an ocean adventure to Bermuda that awakened his desire to make music again and is now being chronicled in an electronic format he could not have conceived of.
A federal judge on Thursday tossed out a class-action lawsuit brought by authors against Google Inc., clearing the way for the Internet giant to create the world's largest digital library.
How much does Samsung Electronics owe Apple for copying vital features of the iPhone and iPad? Apple says $380 million. Samsung counters with $52 million.
Several companies are now marketing portable, micro-GPS trackers to anxious parents who want to know where their kids are at all times.
Netflix is reprogramming the way its Internet video subscription service appears on millions of television screens in an attempt to hook viewers for even longer periods.
The South Korean electronics giant is in a quiet push to make its Tizen operating system a part of the technology lexicon as familiar as Google's Android or Apple's iOS. Its ambition doesn't stop there. Samsung sees the software in your car, fridge and television too.
The new Mini is the first version of the smaller iPad to feature Retina display. It also includes a power-efficient A7 chip, along with faster wireless and expanded LTE cellular connectivity.
Amazon's move into content creation is another click in the evolution of online video, legitimized earlier this year by the success of "House of Cards," the political drama from online streaming service Netflix Inc. starring Kevin Spacey.
The number of smartphones is forecast to triple to 5.6 billion globally by 2019, accounting for more than 60 percent of cellphones.