| Oct 16, 2013
| 4:32 AM
When I think "long trip," the words "compact sedan" aren't what come to mind. Many hours behind the wheel of an entry-level car crammed with three adults, one child and loads of luggage doesn't sound pleasant, but in our long-term......
| Oct 15, 2013
| 8:00 AM
To promote its new song from platinum-selling country music artist Hunter Hayes and Grammy winner Jason Mraz on Tuesday, Warner Music Group didn't book its stars on "Good Morning America" or "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon."
It made a video for YouTube....
| Oct 14, 2013
| 7:20 PM
NEW YORK — As Twitter Inc. shops for a home on Wall Street, the Nasdaq Stock Market and New York Stock Exchange are cranking up the charm — just like they've done with other tech stars.
As real estate listings website Zillow Inc. was going...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 4:50 PM
As of the 2013 model year, the first-generation Kia Soul was more than 4 years old, and in today's fast-moving world of vehicle design, that's quite old (an adjective Kia certainly wouldn't want associated with its brand). It was time for a complete...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Logic says a cheap car should have a cheap stereo. Cars.com's 2013 Honda Civic in base LX trim isn't exactly inexpensive at $19,775, including an automatic transmission and destination charge, but the stereo has a laundry list of features most......
| Oct 1, 2013
| 10:14 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- There is Netflix for online videos and Pandora and Spotify for streaming music by subscription.
Now technology startups are launching subscription services for digital books as an alternative to the stores run by Amazon.com, Apple and...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 9:17 AM
The question on Justin Roberts' lips summed up the angst of an ever-anxious music world: "Why would anyone want to purchase a record ever again if you can just listen to it for free?"
The Chicago-based, Grammy-nominated kids musician was discussing...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 10:43 AM
As a late adopter of inconveniences such as cell phones and social media, I expected the 2013 Chevy Volt electric vehicle to come with a daunting and nuanced learning curve that I wouldn’t adapt to until the next generation.
Here’s how my...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 9:35 AM
Following news that students at a Los Angeles high school had hacked district-issued iPads and were using them for personal use, district officials have halted home use of the Apple tablets until further notice.
It took exactly one week for nearly 300...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 2:14 PM
Internet radio's drumbeat is getting louder.
More than half of Americans who go online listen to Internet radio services, and consumers who use them are using them more often, indicating the industry has become increasingly mainstream, according to a...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 4:09 PM
HopHacks — a 36-hour, sleepless, caffeine-fueled, mad-rush of computer programming — came to an end Sunday with bleary-eyed Johns Hopkins University students unveiling their (mostly) finished inventions ... and then crashing.