Lenovo acquired Motorola from Google as part of a plan to diversify away from PCs and laptops

Lenovo revenue jumps 20%, profit up slightly

21 May China's Lenovo said revenue rose 20% in its past fiscal year, helped by its purchase of Motorola last year as the PC maker diversifies into the smartphone market, but net profit growth slowed to just 1%.

Mark Zuckerberg has defended Internet.org saying access equals opportunity

Facebook's Internet.org initiative criticised

19 May Facebook's free mobile data scheme Internet.org has been criticised by digital rights groups from around the world, who say the initiative is unfair and threatens net neutrality.

The ODPC will now be the first port of call if a non-US Twitter user is unhappy with how the company is handling their personal information

Irish data commissioner policing Twitter privacy

18 May The Office of the Data Protection Commissioner will today assume responsibility for ensuring the privacy and data of around 300 million people outside the US who use Twitter each month is adequately respected.

Eight out of 10 people surveyed said they had used the symbols and icons to communicate

Use of Emoji language growing fast

19 May Emoji is now the fastest growing language in the UK, and many find it easier to communicate using its smiley faces and icons than text, says one linguistics expert.

Nine media partners are working with Facebook on the new service

Facebook launches news content feature

13 May Facebook has teamed up with nine news publishers to launch a feature that will allow them to publish articles directly on the network's mobile news feeds.