The blogging site will remain a separate entity after the mostly cash deal is completed, Yahoo has said, with "the same Tumblr irreverence, wit and commitment to empower creators".
Adobe has made its Creative Cloud the only way to get the new versions of its full software suite. Customers "overwhelmingly" prefer it.
A computer technician has skipped the cardboard boxes and built his toddler an incredible simulation of the cockpit of a spacecraft.
Panasonic's market leading plasma TV range could cease production in the next three years, according to the Nikkei newspaper.
Richard Garriott is back with plans for a new RPG that's already attracting thousands of backers.
The company is taking bigger risks and has radically redesigned its trademark Android skin in an effort to attract new customers.
Mars One is attempting to be first off the Mars colony rank, recruiting intrepid space pioneers for its reality show-style project.
Drugs, gangsters and guns: programmer and anti-virus pioneer John McAfee is on the run and wanted for murder after months of strange behaviour.
Lori and Corey Cole, the Sierra veterans responsible for some of our favourite adventure games of old, have embarked on a new project. We talk to Lori about Kickstarter and their plans for Hero-U: ...
Dick Smith will be holding a sale on Saturday, 20 October, both in-store and online, with up to 30 per cent off TVs and computers, plus more bargains.