Steve Jobs Is Hanging Out at Apple Again

Apple shares rose today on the predictable news Steve Jobs will open a company event next week, despite being on medical leave. Best, then, not to tell excitable investors that Jobs is also showing his face on the Apple campus. » 5/31/11 3:44pm 5/31/11 3:44pm

Mark Zuckerberg Upgrades To His Biggest Mansion Yet

Just in time for his birthday, Facebook's CEO has acquired what will be his third home since September, a walled, 5,000+ square foot Palo Alto manse complete with a saltwater pool and music alcove. It cost $7 million. So much for Mark Zuckerberg's everyman lifestyle. » 5/05/11 2:42pm 5/05/11 2:42pm

Why Are Tech Founders Such Assholes?

In the past couple of weeks, the co-founders of Microsoft and Twitter have been attached to the same kinds of unsavory stories that have long dogged the people behind Facebook, Apple, Zynga and other top tech firms. What is it about computers and money that instills villainy? » 4/20/11 3:40pm 4/20/11 3:40pm

Is Facebook 'Leading Cause of Relationship Trouble'?

A new survey by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers found that some two-thirds of divorce lawyers cite Facebook as "the 'primary source' of evidence in divorce proceedings," and The Guardian calls the social-networking site "a leading cause of relationship trouble." And yet, shockingly, the divorce rate "appears to… » 3/09/11 8:20am 3/09/11 8:20am

eHarmony.com Hacked Just In Time for Valentine's Day

According to security expert Brian Krebs, the dating site eHarmony.com has been hacked. Krebs found a hacker offering up email addresses and user databases to eHarmony for $2,000 on an underground message board. Turns out the guy who perpetrated the hack was the same one who recently broke into dating site Plenty of… » 2/10/11 7:59pm 2/10/11 7:59pm

Pictures of Julian Assange's Famous Leaky Condom Leaked

The Swedish rape and sexual molestation investigation into Wikileaks founder Julian Assange hinges in part on a broken condom. Did Assange tear it on purpose? Pictures of that fateful condom have now been leaked, along with the entire police report. » 2/03/11 3:40am 2/03/11 3:40am

Mark Zuckerberg's Identity Was Hacked on Facebook

Writing on his own Facebook fan page, Mark Zuckerberg today proposed that he forsake all riches for social good. Uh, sure. Naturally, such a declaration did not really come from the world's youngest billionaire; Zuckerberg just got hacked. » 1/26/11 11:50am 1/26/11 11:50am

The Steve Jobs Play Will Open Despite His Illness

Dramatist Mike Daisey said his much-anticipated Steve Jobs monologue will proceed with its theatrical debut this week despite news of the Apple CEO's medical leave. If the early reviews are anything to go by, the show should make a splash. » 1/19/11 3:40am 1/19/11 3:40am