|Ready for Xbox: The Next Generation
Drum roll, please. Microsoft is revealing the next generation of the Xbox, the first new version of the home entertainment console after eight years and 77 million units sold. A new version of Kinect also is expected.
|China Hackers Resume U.S. Attacks
Hackers commissioned by a cyber unit of the People's Liberation Army in China have resumed their espionage after several months' hiatus that started when a U.S. security firm exposed their activities.
|Samsung Dangles $800,000 App Carrot
Although it's unlikely that any mobile device maker will catch up with Apple's App Store in the short term, Samsung is taking another swing at it. Samsung has launched a contest to woo app developers to its cause.
|Yahoo Vows 'Not To Screw Up' Tumblr
Yahoo is making a mega-acquisition in social media. The search engine prince has agreed to buy the hip Tumblr blogging service for $1.1 billion, and is promising "not to screw it up."