| Jun 11, 2013
| 11:58 AM
Mozilla, the nonprofit organization behind the popular Firefox Web browser, wants to know what exactly the National Security Agency has been monitoring -- and it has helped kicked off a campaign to find out.
Last week, it was revealed that the NSA was...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Two prosecutors leading a nationwide campaign urging cellphone makers to embed a powerful antitheft feature in smartphones credited Apple and Samsung for moving in the right direction after a summit on the issue Thursday.
New York Atty. Gen. Eric...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 7:30 AM
For decades, the question from fans and journalists was constant and predictable: Would the heavy metal originators of Black Sabbath ever make another album?
Not that they hadn't tried. In 2001, singer Ozzy Osbourne, guitarist Tony Iommi, bassist Geezer...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 7:59 AM
Bob Dylan is bringing it all back home.
A year after the legendary singer-songwriter was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, he's set to be decorated with France's prestigious Legion of Honor, according to Reuters, which said that a 17-member...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 12:09 PM
The HTC One will be available on all four major U.S. networks later this summer after Verizon Wireless announced it too will carry the popular Android smartphone.
The device has been available for AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile customers since launching in...
| May 27, 2013
| 4:15 PM
This summer's up-and-coming concert season is rife with enough star power to break those vacation savings, so Pop & Hiss has decided to make things easier. Here's a guide to help you plan what shows are worth catching, depending on your mood.
| May 29, 2013
| 6:30 AM
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Even at the worst of times, one facet of the Alice in Chains saga was never in doubt: the longtime friendship of founding members Jerry Cantrell and Sean Kinney. The guitarist and drummer met...
| May 22, 2013
| 1:31 PM
Verizon Wireless and Jennifer Lopez teamed up Wednesday to launch Viva Movil, a new brand of cellphone retail store that will target Latino customers.
The brand launched its website and a Facebook shopping app Wednesday and will roll out physical retail...
| May 23, 2013
| 12:44 PM
On its way to becoming the fastest-selling Android smartphone, the Galaxy S4 has been sold twice as many times as the HTC One in their first few weeks on the market.
Samsung announced this week that it has sold 10 million Galaxy S4 phones. Currently...
| May 19, 2013
| 2:28 PM
2013 was the year indie finally conquered KROQ-FM.
At the station's annual day-long Weenie Roast festival in Irvine on Saturday, almost every headliner evoked a certain scrappy outsiderdom -- even if those bands had radio hits hiding in their plaid...
| May 14, 2013
The country's largest wireless carriers have joined together for a national advertising campaign to discourage mobile users from texting while driving.
AT&T announced that competitors Verizon Wireless, Sprint and T-Mobile and more than 200 other...