Mozilla named the web organization's marketing chief, Chris Beard, to serve as interim chief executive, after a co-founder stepped down from that role following complaints about his opposition to gay marriage.
Acer's new Chief Executive Jason Chen knows he has his work cut out for him. "Successful turnarounds don't happen that often," he said on Tuesday, at the sidelines of the local launch of Acer's Liquid E3 smartphone in Taipei.
Google said Monday it agreed to buy Titan Aerospace, a startup maker of high-altitude drones, as the Internet search giant adds more aerial technology to collect images and get more of the world's population online.
The encryption flaw that punctured the heart of the Internet this week underscores a weakness in Internet security: A good chunk of it is managed by four European coders and a former military consultant in Maryland.