CHILDREN in the UK spend more time on social networking sites than their peers in other countries, new research has claimed.
North Korea appears to have ramped up its propaganda war by turning to Twitter and YouTube - websites most citizens of the reclusive communist country are banned from.
POPE Benedict XVI's visit to the UK next month will be broadcast by the BBC using temporary audio and data networks set up by a Stirlingshire-based firm.
INVESTMENT in Scotland's digital network is vital to prevent rural areas of the country becoming isolated, according to a leading think-tank.
THE world's largest tidal power turbine will be unveiled in Scotland today in front of more than 100 dignitaries from around the globe.
COMPUTER giant Hewlett-Packard has ousted its chief executive for allegedly falsifying documents to conceal a relationship with a former contractor and help her get paid for work she didn't do.
AN AGREEMENT has been reached between the Saudi Arabian authorities and the makers of the BlackBerry smartphone that will avert a ban on the phone's messenger service in the country.
ANGRY Apple iPhone customers were told last night by the company's chief executive: "We're not perfect."
A SCOTTISH prosthetics company has been named the most innovative company in Europe at this year's International Business Awards.
THE SNP has been warned it is putting at risk Scotland's ability to emerge from recession, after a new report revealed that spending on research and development is lower per person than in the rest of the UK.
A SCOTTISH computer expert based in the United States is to take up a new role at an Edinburgh university.
ONLINE shopping reached its highest growth in two years, boosted by warm weather and the World Cup.
HOLIDAYMAKERS may want to switch off from stress while on holiday, but many want to switch on to electronic gadgets.
IT'S become the must-see technology for cinema-goers and now it's about to enter living rooms through the family TV.
A COMPANY which sells passport covers that claim to protect travellers from identity theft has been accused by the Home Office of preying on ungrounded fears.
THE notion of an army of laser-controlled robots patrolling the corridors of a hospital sounds like a Doctor Who storyline.
SCOTLAND'S latest high-tech weapon in the fight to catch criminals and secure convictions officially opens today.
ONE in ten internet users is surfing the web without security protection and putting their personal information at risk, a study has found.