Hospital Pays Thousands To End Attack Known As 'Ransomware'A large American hospital chose to pay hackers who were holding its computer network hostage, a move its CEO said was in its best interest and the most efficient way to end the problem.
Apple Defies Industry Trend Of Falling PC SalesApple keeps defying the PC industry trend. While other major computer-makers saw shipments fall in 2015, Apple increased the number of Macs it shipped worldwide last year.
Apple Unveils New iMacs & AccessoriesApple is adding Retina displays to mores of its iMacs, enhancing the quality of text and the images.
Microsoft Unveils New Surface Laptop, Other Updates
Amazon Offering $50 Tablet ComputerAmazon is dangling a $50 tablet computer in its latest attempt to lure consumers who can't afford or don't want the more expensive devices made by Apple and other rivals.
Texas Based Dell To Invest $125B In ChinaThe computer maker said Thursday that it will invest $125 billion in the country over the next five years.
Hulu Launches Ad-Free Streaming ServiceVideo streaming company Hulu is introducing an ad-free version of its subscription service for $4 extra each month, as competition for streaming customers heats up.
Windows 10 Now On 75 Million DevicesMicrosoft said that its new Windows 10 software is running on more than 75 million computers, tablets and other devices, in just under a month since it was released.
Lawyer Says Free & Open Internet Is DyingThe dream of a free and open internet is slowly being killed by censorship, overregulation and bad laws that don't stop the right people, a top computer crime defense lawyer said.
14 Million Computers Now Running Windows 10Microsoft said that its new Windows 10 operating system is now running on more than 14 million computers, two days after the software was released as a free download.
Microsoft's Windows 10 Set To LaunchMicrosoft's new Windows 10 debuts Wednesday, as the longtime leader in PC software struggles to carve out a role in a world where people increasingly rely on mobile devices.
Deepening Dependency On Technology Raises Risk Of BreakdownsWednesday's confounding confluence of computer outages at United Airlines, the New York Stock Exchange and The Wall Street Journal delivered a jolting reminder about our deepening dependence on interconnected networks to get through each day.