Verizon teams up with Google for tablet computer
By New Statesman - 12 May 13:37

A Google spokesman did not confirm news of the tablet.

Industry bodies urge Ofcom to end digital divide in UK
By New Statesman - 12 May 13:26

Digital divide will harm local job opportunities in rural communities, said the chairman of Business

PM’s official website first to air Cameron’s news and videos
By New Statesman - 12 May 13:22

Photographs of Cameron meeting the Queen appeared on the website even before the PM's convoy left Bu

Reuters launches interactive financial video platform
By Oliver Luft - 12 May 12:32

Reuters Insider populated with clips created by its journalists, analysts and 150 partner organisati

Google responds to criticism from privacy commissioners
By New Statesman - 11 May 16:02

Company admits it "did not get everything 100 per cent right".

Facebook to add location feature this month
By New Statesman - 11 May 15:52

Service will allow users to reveal their current location through status updates.

Skype considering running third-party ads
By New Statesman - 11 May 15:47

Ads could include audio commercials that play while users wait calls to be connected.

Google looking for head of social media strategy
By New Statesman - 11 May 15:21

The search-engine giant has tied up with a recruitment company to find the right candidate for the p

Election brings BBC News record web traffic
By Oliver Luft - 11 May 13:33

Over 100m BBC News web pages viewed the day after the election.

Big brands turning to social media for exclusive promos
By New Statesman - 10 May 15:07

PepsiCo asks its 845,000 Facebook followers to help it develop a flavour, name and marketing plane f

Investigative print mag relaunched online
By New Statesman - 10 May 15:04

"Britain's first investigative website" will combine video reports with written articles and charge

Fox News effect: Wikimedia deleting sexually explicit images
By New Statesman - 10 May 14:58

Company will dispense with all images from adult entertainment sites and their award shows.

Google UK CEO tops Wired Mag's list
By New Statesman - 10 May 14:51

Top ten includes Pascal Cagni, vice president of Apple EMEA, Ashley Highfield, managing director of

Facebook hires ex-FTC member to fight privacy issues
By New Statesman - 10 May 14:47

Last month, several US lawmakers asked the company to stop automatically sharing user information wi

Google aggregates services into apps platform
By New Statesman - 10 May 14:42

The search engine giant said the aggregation of services would enable companies to use Google's web

iPad in UK to cost 20 per cent more
By New Statesman - 10 May 14:37

Company attributes this to the cost of doing business in Britain and VAT.

Polaroid donates classic collection to MIT Museum
By New Statesman - 07 May 13:49

Camera company has donated a classic collection of products and prototypes covering its 73 year hist

Social networks in classrooms don’t improve communication
By New Statesman - 07 May 13:36

Study carried out by the Lab for Social Computing at the Rochester Institute of Technology (USA).

Yahoo to launch new ad campaign
By New Statesman - 07 May 11:14

Campaign worth $75-$85 million will promote home page and claw back market share from search-engine

Zettabyte is new unit of measuring digital output
By New Statesman - 07 May 11:11

Online information explosion spawns new word: zettabyte.

Facebook and Twitter traffic grows, new data says
By New Statesman - 07 May 11:08

Facebook and Twitter outdo other social networks in the US in year-over-year growth.

Cable companies’ shares fall over FCC internet plan
By New Statesman - 07 May 10:57

Time Warner Cable falls 8 per cent, Cablevision 10 per cent and Comcast nearly 5 per cent.

Twitter broadcasting election buzz faster than other media
By New Statesman - 07 May 10:52

Tweetminster used Twitter "buzz" to predict the outcome of the election.

US judge declines media's request for papers on Gizmodo raid
By New Statesman - 07 May 10:48

The District Attorney's Office at San Mateo County opposed the request saying they have the right to

Facebook turns off chat system after security lapse
By Matthew Hepplewhite - 06 May 17:53

Users able to view the live chats of their friends.

Google Search to revamp pages this week
By New Statesman - 06 May 14:02

Search engine will offer new tools that automatically customise themselves to individual searches.

Google to launch ebook store by July
By New Statesman - 06 May 13:44

Google has confirmed it will launch ebook store Google Editions by June or July this year.

Brown's speech video tops YouTube charts
By New Statesman - 06 May 13:40

Labour Party receives last-minute fillip after Gordon Brown speech becomes the most-watched video on

Draft of online privacy bill introduced in US Congress
By New Statesman - 06 May 13:31

Debate on bill seeking to regulate online user data-protection policies set to begin.

Pearson to launch social network
By New Statesman - 05 May 16:12

The London publisher is to revamp book site into teenage social network, the Bloomberg Businessweek