| Jun 19, 2013
| 9:18 AM
The HTC First, a smartphone that features Facebook front-and-center, has been a flop. So now Facebook is reportedly turning to Samsung, the world’s largest phone maker, for help.
Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg met with Samsung Mobile...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 5:02 PM
It's hard not to detect a whiff of desperation in Facebook's new please-don't-go interface, which is determined to keep people within the social network as long as it can.
Facebook Home is intended to dominate Android smartphones, making Facebook your...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 10:56 AM
The five Los Angeles-area "pre-emerging designers" competing in Saturday's first-ever Open Runway event at Hollywood's Couture Los Angeles nightclub have been announced. According to the Los Angeles Fashion Council's Kelsi Smith, the inaugural crop of...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 3:42 PM
You no longer need to resort to Adobe Photoshop to figure out what habitual hoodie wearer Mark Zuckerberg might look in a suit and tie -- since the wardrobe-etiquette-flouting Facebook CEO actually ditched the hoodie for a meeting with South Korean...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 7:57 AM
Susan Lucci played scheming Erica Kane for decades on the soap "All My Children." Now she's hitting the small screen to play a wealthy employer on Lifetime's new series "Devious Maids," which is scheduled to premiere at 10 p.m. Sunday. And she showed that...
| May 29, 2013
| 1:05 PM
Taking another page out of Twitter's playbook, Facebook on Wednesday announced Verified Pages, a feature that will make it easier for users to find the official account of celebrities and prominent people they want to follow.
Now, when users check out...
| May 31, 2013
| 8:20 PM
There's never a shortage of things to gawk at in Venice Beach: oiled-up bodybuilders, a two-headed turtle, over-the-top street performers.
Lately, passersby on the main stretch of the boardwalk have also been ogling an eggshell blue house, steps from...
| May 25, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson may be the big names in the new comedy "The Internship," but the real star of the film is Google.
The company campus in Mountain View, Calif., is the setting for the movie in which Vaughn and Wilson play down-on-their-luck...
| May 21, 2013
| 11:28 AM
A music publisher is suing Facebook and its ad agency for using an Eminem song without permission in an ad for Facebook Home.
Eight Mile Style, which oversees Eminem’s portfolio, said in the copyright infringement lawsuit that ad agency Wieden +...
| May 10, 2013
| 7:08 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Two prominent Silicon Valley entrepreneurs have quit Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg's political advocacy group Fwd.us after protests from environmentalists and liberal groups, a person familiar with the situation said late...
| May 2, 2013
| 9:03 AM
Facebook is rolling out a new feature Thursday that lets users locked out of their accounts get back in with the help of their friends.
The new feature, called "Trusted Contacts," lets a user pick up to five friends to receive security codes if the user...