Update to Android Oreo allows users to view expected speeds of free public WiFi networks before filling out lengthy online forms.
"Since both the Chrome and Firefox extensions mostly add themselves through forced installs, it's not always possible to avoid getting them," researchers said.
A 21-year-old computer hacker from the UK who made more than $700,000 by selling malware on the dark web has been jailed after being found guilty of multiple cybercrime charges.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has branded Google and Facebook an "existential threat" to humanity.
Researchers spotted the extensions while investigating a recent suspicious spike in outbound network traffic from a customer's work station.
Police discovered the young girl's dismembered body burning in a bathtub after her mother allowed her daughter to get raped.
"The only differences, at least at first glance, are the misspelling of Telegram," security researchers warned.
Malicious code that displays pornographic advertising on Android applications, including several intended for use by children, has been found lurking in 60 gaming apps.
Fired Google engineer James Damore, who wrote a controversial manifesto on gender and tech, has filed a class action lawsuit claiming intolerance against white, male conservatives.
"'LightsOut reminds us once again that users need to be wary of downloading from app stores," researchers said.
Hyundai Motor Co. said Thursday (4 January) it will begin selling its first self-driving vehicles by 2021 in partnership with US-based self-driving technology startup Aurora.
Users are even asked to sign and agree to an end-user licence agreement (EULA) that describes the information to be gathered and used by the app.
Entertainment consumers are turning to streaming channels and digital downloads faster than ever before.
Google has saved almost £3 billion in taxes by shuffling revenue around between three countries, including the Bahamas.
While most apps seemed to be available on Google Play Store some were also spotted on Apple's App Store as well.
"Omg she's so adorable," one person said of the 85-year-old grandmother in the viral video.
Google has released the details of a new system which claims to create near-human accuracy in computer speech.
Is it time for the robot uprising? Amazon and Google's devices have been coming out with some funny responses this Christmas - but people are worried about their creepiness, too.
Paedophiles are using YouTube as a shop window to advertise abused children and underage pornography to other predators, it has been claimed.
The time has come to stop worrying about the "storage full" pop-up on your iPhone. Google has a solution and it's a great one.