Google listens to your questions
Sergei Brin may be shunning an IPO, he says, "to avoid public scrutiny", but here's a rare chance for you to ask Google the questions that really matter.
Europe too? US acquires hundreds of millions of Latino citizens' data
The President's favorite database company, Choicepoint Inc., has acquired personal data on hundreds of millions of citizens in ten Latin American countries without their knowledge or consent. Data includes Mexico's Federal Electoral Register, details of drivers in Mexico City and Colombia.
IBM builds world's smallest torch
IBM has created the world's smallest torch -- 50,000 times thinner than a human hair.
Too many Watch Lists – Congress
While errors in the Transportation Security Administration's "no-fly" list have famously raised the ire of innocent air travelers misidentified as terrorists, it's far from the only government watch list in use.
Madonna's borderline MP3 tactics
The material girl's foul-mouthed revenge on music traders could be interpreted as a deceptive trade practice, or even outright fraud, says Mark Rasch, SecurityFocus columnist.
Opera: Your mother should know
Opinion:You can't trust a mother when she praises her child, but you can trust dear old Mum's recommendation for a new piece of technology.