| Aug 13, 2013
| 1:05 PM
Investor Carl Icahn announced Tuesday on Twitter that he had made a large investment in Apple Inc., calling the stock "undervalued."
The influential investor has become increasingly active in the tech sector in recent years. News that he has taken a...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 7:44 PM
Let it not be said that San Jose State University hasn't taught the world a valuable lesson in the promises and pitfalls of the fancy new craze for online university learning.
The Cal State University campus set itself up as a pioneer in the field in...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 9:00 AM
The Kickstarter-born Pebble smartwatch will go on sale in Best Buy stores Sunday, marking the device's retail debut.
Pebble said the smartwatch will sell for $150. The device can be purchased now from Best Buy's website.
The smartwatch can connect...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 5:50 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Ruth Asawa, a San Francisco sculptor recognized as a major post-WWII American modernist for her intricate hanging wire creations, died early Tuesday, her daughter Addie Lanier said. She was 87.
Asawa, who as a Japanese American woman...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The home entertainment business is growing again, albeit slowly, despite the fact that people continue to spend less on DVDs.
After years of declines, total consumer spending on movies for home use grew 2% in the first half of the year to $8.63 billion....
| Aug 2, 2013
| 8:55 AM
One month after a New York federal judge ruled that Apple Inc. had conspired to fix electronic book prices, the Department of Justice has proposed a series of restrictions on Apple's digital book sales.
The proposal includes a request for an external...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 10:45 AM
Apple Inc. is expected to announce new iPhone models next week, but could it also announce a new version of Apple TV?
In August, the Cupertino-based tech giant received three shipments from one of its suppliers of set-top boxes, according to Panjiva,...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 1:12 PM
A federal judge ruled Wednesday that Apple Inc. led a conspiracy to raise the price of e-books.
U.S. District Judge Denise Cote ruled against the Cupertino-based tech company after a trial in which the Department of Justice accused Apple of pressuring...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 11:47 AM
Open Road Films, the distribution company that released this summer's "Jobs," has extended its $100-million revolving credit facility through 2018.
The company, which was founded in 2011 by exhibitors AMC Entertainment and Regal Entertainment Group,...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 6:29 PM
NEW YORK — The Nasdaq Stock Market suffered a distressing three-hour outage that halted trading in some of the nation's leading companies, the latest in a series of embarrassing glitches that have exposed technological weaknesses across Wall Street....
| Aug 22, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Nasdaq said Thursday it has halted all trading -- apparently the latest snafu to strike major exchanges and trading firms.
The halt affected scores of big-name stocks, including Apple Inc. and Google Inc., leaving small investors and others scrambling...