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Earlier this week, Bing released its list of top search queries of 2011 (so far) and today is Ask.com's turn. The search engine, which...

The black navigation bar that has been gracing the top of most Google products for the last few month is about to be retired....

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) today announced that Facebook has agreed to settle the FTC's charges that "it deceived consumers by telling them they...

Google Maps for Android now features indoor maps for a select number of malls, airports and train stations around the U.S. and Japan. Until...

Until now, users of the hosted WordPress.com service didn't really have an option to monetize their ads. Now, thanks to a partnership with online advertising company Federated Media, WordPress.com bloggers will be able to run ads on their sites.

Apple has approved iTether, a $15 app that allows Mac and Windows users to connect their iPhones to their computers over USB and then get online over a 3G connection without the need for a special tethering plan. You can download the app here.

As the year slowly comes to an end, all the major (and minor) search engines are gearing up to release their annual top 10...

In October, Google announced the dates for its annual developer conference Google I/O. Now, however, the company has decided to postpone the event in...

Google Product Search, the company's price comparison engine for online shopping, just got some nifty new updates. Just in time for the start of...

Our browsers are getting faster and so are our Internet connections, but in parallel to this, the web pages we download are actually getting bigger, too. According to uptime monitoring service Pingdom, the average web site grew an astonishing 25% over the last year. The main culprits here are images and JavaScript. Images now weigh in at 451 kB on the average web page, an increase of 21% compared to the 372 kB Pingdom recorded 12 months ago. While they are smaller on average than images, the size of the average JavaScript files on a web page is now 149 kB, up 45% from last year.

Last week, the New York Police Department arrested Jose Pimentel for building a pipe bomb that he planned to use to hurt and potentially...

Google today announced the next round of closures in its continuing effort to shut down underperforming services. Most of the services Google is shutting...

Google today announced a small but important new Google+-powered feature for Google News. While there are currently a plethora of startups that are trying to provide their users with personalized news experience based on what their friends are sharing and liking on social networks like Facebook and Twitter, Google itself hasn’t made any real forays into this market. Now, however, Google News is making some tepid first steps in this direction by featuring “articles that your Gmail contacts and people in your Google+ circles have publicly +1’d” in Google' News’ Spotlight section.

If you’re anything like most digital camera owners, you are probably taking thousands of photos every year. Sorting through those to find the best images, though, can become a bit of a hassle. What if there was an algorithm that could look at your photos and automatically pick the best ones out for you? Developers at Xerox’s research center in Europe are working on just this kind of algorithm and just released a first demo of what this would look like.

There were some rumors earlier this month that Google’s partners are having trouble selling their Chromebooks to consumers, but Google looks like it continues...

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The Yandex team launched an alpha version of its new browser today and there are plenty of interesting design ideas here. Overall, it feels like a bit of a hybrid between Safari and Opera Coast. I rather like the tabs at the bottom of the screen, but I'm not sure I could use a browser without a bookmark bar as...