|Google Clears the Way for Stock Split
A shareholder lawsuit that blocked a long-delayed stock split has been resolved by Google, clearing the way for the Internet search leader to issue a new class of non-voting shares later this year.
|Free Video Messaging Comes to Skype
Feature by feature, Microsoft's Skype is becoming a full communications suite. Skype's video messaging function, where users can leave videomail as well as voicemail, has moved out of beta into general release.
|Apple Details U.S. Data Requests
Like other businesses, Apple says it received between 4,000 and 5,000 requests from U.S. law enforcement for customer data for the six months ended in May. The company also clarified government access.
|Prism's Secret: Bigger Data Seizure
The revelation of the NSA's Prism program, which seizes records from Internet companies, has touched off the latest round in a decade-long debate over what limits to impose on eavesdropping.