| Sep 13, 2013
| 11:32 PM
With plenty of fanfare the iPhone 5S was introduced this week. I certainly have plenty of interest because my iPhone 4S contract conveniently is ready for an upgrade. I seem to be on the iPhone S track. First the 3S then the 4S and now, I'm not sure....
| Nov 21, 2013
| 11:27 AM
Earlier this month, the U.S. Senate approved legislation, 64-32, that would prohibit workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity.
The Employee Non-Discrimination Act, or ENDA for short, was first introduced in 1994 and has...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 12:07 PM
Apple's big event has just concluded, which means that the commentaries overpraising its new products and grousing about ungranted wishes are on their way to your computer and smartphone pixels already. (My LA Times colleagues are on the case here.
| Sep 18, 2013
| 11:05 AM
Google wants to help you live longer.
On Wednesday, Google Chief Executive Larry Page announced the launch of Calico, a company that will focus on health and well-being. In particular, Calico will attempt to tackle the universal challenge of aging and...
| May 29, 2013
| 11:56 AM
Roku Inc., which makes devices to stream online content on television sets, said Wednesday it has received $60 million from investors including New York publishing giant Hearst Corp.
The Saratoga, Calif., company said the Series F round was led by a...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 11:36 AM
LinkedIn, the business-centric online social network, is rolling out an iPhone app and website feature that combines users' address books, calendars and email accounts in one location.
Like a virtual personal assistant, the new app, dubbed LinkedIn...
| 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....
| Jul 10, 2013
| 10:33 AM
An Apple I computer from 1976 fetched $387,750, joining a long list of Apple products that have been auctioned in recent years for hefty prices.
After the late Steve Jobs revived Apple and took it to the top of the tech world during the 2000s, the...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Apple Inc. has made a strategic move to improve the quality of its mapping service by acquiring a Canadian start-up that specializes in collecting large amounts of location-related data.
The Cupertino, Calif., tech giant has acquired the team and...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 7:56 AM
Bob Mansfield, Apple's technologies chief, will no longer be on the company's executive team.
The shift in Apple's executive team came suddenly and quietly. Mansfield's profile mysteriously disappeared from Apple's website over the weekend, according to...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 9:31 AM
SAN FRANCISCO — Activist investor Carl Icahn said he has amassed a sizable stake in Apple Inc. and prodded the tech giant to increase its stock buyback program, cheering investors but creating a headache for one of the industry's most admired...