| Apr 2, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Coldplay will help anchor KROQ-FM's Weenie Roast Y Fiesta this year in Irvine. Joining Coldplay at the top of the May 5 bill will be Incubus. Other bands scheduled to play the Weenie Roast at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater include Silversun Pickups,...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Dare we hope that Friday’s jobs report will show the backside of high unemployment? New government data Thursday showing jobless claims falling to a new four-year low suggest the dark days for American workers may be abating.
It may be too early to...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 7:36 AM
You’d have a hard time finding a bigger advocate for Windows Phone 8 than Greg Sullivan, a senior product manager at Microsoft. When I caught up with him at the 2013 International Consumer Electronics Show at Las Vegas last week, he was an...
| Oct 16, 2012
In a soda market completely dominated by Coke and Pepsi, it wouldn't make much business sense to purchase Royal Crown Cola unless you also had plans to get your hands on Mountain Dew or Dr Pepper.
I'm guessing Japan's SoftBank has just such an idea in...
| Apr 25, 2012
Apple Inc. regained some of its shine as its star — and profit — continued to rise quickly in the East.
Though the company's stock has been dropping in recent weeks as investors worried about the possibility that Apple was selling fewer...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 9:40 AM
Apple Inc.'s stock hit a rough spot earlier this month, but with the stock springing up 9% so far Wednesday, things seem to be smoothing out.
Though the stock had been down about 13% since mid-April, things have changed in the wake of Apple's...
| Apr 26, 2012
Apple Inc.'s stock hit a rough patch earlier this month, but with the shares springing up nearly 9% on the heels of strong earnings, things seemed to be smoothing out.
Though the stock had been down about 13% since mid-April, the tide turned after Apple'...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 4:38 PM
In writing about the death of Davy Jones last week, I made reference to "Big Time Rush," the Nickelodeon boy-band series that takes most of its formal cues, and many informal ones, from "The Monkees." Saturday coincidentally brings a feature-ish-length......
| Feb 17, 2012
| 9:34 PM
The FCC wants broadcasters to volunteer to sell spectrum, but they don't seem too excited....
| Feb 28, 2012
| 9:37 PM
A list of upcoming shows across the Southland, with on-sale dates in parentheses....
| Feb 23, 2012
| 4:36 PM
We're not sure exactly what the fans of 95.5 KLOS did to appease the gods of classic rock this month, but they can now look forward to a slice of mullet-heavy arena rock courtesy of Styx, REO Speedwagon and Ted Nugent....