| Jan 6, 2014
| 7:58 AM
The price of bitcoin shot up past $1,000 Monday after Zynga, an online gaming company, announced it would test using the digital currency as payment.
Bitcoin, the volatile unregulated currency, has hit highs and lows in recent weeks and has gained...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 11:44 AM
Sony Computer Entertainment used the high-visibility stage of the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show to announce a new Internet streaming service that will deliver games beyond the video game console.
Sony will offer popular PlayStation 3 games via the...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 2:35 PM
Sony Corp. is getting into a new facet of the TV business: launching an Internet service that will bring live television programs and on-demand content into the home.
Andrew House, chief executive of the Sony Computer Entertainment Group, unveiled plans...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 5:52 PM
Naughty Dog's survival horror title “The Last of Us,” Media Molecule's folkloric “Tearaway” and The Fullbright Company's domestic narrative “Gone […]...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 3:14 PM
This year, Apple's Tim Cook asked his company's board to restructure a massive restricted stock award he'd received when he became chief executive in August 2011.
The change came after several months that had seen Apple's stock plunge from $702.10...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 2:41 PM
Investor activist Carl Icahn has submitted an advisory proposal asking Apple to increase the size of its stock buyback program in 2014 to $50 billion.
The details of the proposal were included in a proxy statement that Apple filed Friday afternoon with...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 5:35 PM
Spike Jonze has a knack for disturbing our peace, and his new film "Her" does that with a vengeance.
A different and daring futuristic tale starring Joaquin Phoenix and Scarlett Johansson, "Her" is a look at the pleasures and perils of new technology...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 6:02 AM
After thousands of gamers waited in line for the midnight release of PlayStation 4, Sony's next-generation video game console is […]...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 7:06 AM
The Xbox One is now in stores, the final entrant in the latest round of the battle of Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo video game consoles.
Microsoft has endured a roller coaster of hype, hate and speculation -- its much-maligned E3 debut of the Xbox One...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 11:34 AM
Just last week, the Conference Board, which tracks consumer confidence, offered a gloomy forecast for the coming year.
Apparently, gamers neglected to check out the key economic indicators before rushing stores to buy the $400 PlayStation 4.
| Nov 24, 2013
The gig: Greg Dollarhyde, 61, runs Veggie Grill, where the CEO title, he says, stands for "chief energizing officer." The Santa Monica fast-casual restaurant chain, which serves all plant-based food, was launched in 2006. The number of units doubled...