The social network reports fourth-quarter profits of $701m, a 34% increase from the same period a year earlier, buoyed by strong mobile advertising sales.
The chief of Microsoft's research division says he does not believe artificial intelligence systems are going to wipe out humankind.
South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics reported its first annual earnings decline in three years.
Nintendo's operating profit grew nearly 50% in the last quarter but it was not enough to keep the game-maker from slashing its full year target.
A computer programmer creates a computer chess program that takes up only 487 bytes of data, breaking a 33-year-old record.
Chinese drone-maker DJI is to prevent its kit from flying over much of the US capital, following the crash of one of its aircraft into the White House lawn.
France's President calls for an international legal framework to force tech companies to 'face up to their responsibilities'.
China's biggest internet retailer, Alibaba, is involved in a harshly worded spat with one of the country's regulators in a highly unusual public clash.
Hacktivists and angry gamers are becoming the main users of net attacks that knock sites offline by bombarding them with data, suggests a report
India's Supreme Court orders internet giants Google, Yahoo and Microsoft to block adverts for tests that determine a child's sex before birth.
Record sales of iPhones help Apple to report a first quarter profit of $18bn, the biggest ever quarterly profit for a public company.
Japanese police have raided Amazon's Tokyo offices as part of an investigation into alleged sales of images of child sexual abuse.
Shares in Electronic Arts jump almost 5% after the video games publisher reports stronger than expected results.
Wired magazine apologises to subscribers after becoming "overwhelmed" by demand for a fitness tracker gift offer that went viral on the internet.
Yahoo announces a plan to spin-off its 15% stake in China's Alibaba Group and hand the business to its shareholders.
An attempt to bring back the controversial measures is dropped, but peers demand to see the government's private draft of new legislation instead.
Smart scanners that can identify the sites of potholes before they form are being developed by academics at Nottingham Trent University.
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A Japanese robot has been programmed to take on a range of tasks - from painting nails to cooking.
A range of new tech ideas for the UK's police forces, including facial recognition, has been demonstrated.
US technology giant Apple has reported the biggest quarterly profit ever made by a public company.
Researchers have developed a virtual reality system that recreates crime scenes as virtual worlds.
Four Labour, Conservative and Lib Dem peers try re-introduce Communications Data Bill powers to aid security services.
The website for Malaysia Airlines was rendered inaccessible thanks to a cyber-attack. But how did it happen? BBC technology reporter Dave Lee explains.
A two-year-old girl who was born with a serious heart defect has had a life-saving operation thanks to a 3D printer.
Advances in technology have led to an increase in cyber-stalking, but what is the best way of tackling the problem and deterring the stalkers?