| Feb 23, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Get ready, L.A. -- the winter storms headed to Los Angeles this week could be the wettest in two years.
The first storm, expected to hit Wednesday evening, could bring as much as a quarter of an inch of rain to Los Angeles County and leave by Thursday...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 6:01 PM
T-Mobile, which got into a bit of trouble with BlackBerry a few days ago when it encouraged its BlackBerry users to switch to the iPhone 5s, is trying to make amends.
The wireless carrier said in a blog post that starting this Friday, it will offer a...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 5:13 PM
Apple threw open the doors Saturday to its first store in Brazil, one of the world's fastest-growing smartphone markets and a region that is crucially important to the company.
Chief Executive Tim Cook announced the opening in a tweet: "'Obrigado' to...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 2:37 PM
John Chen is not pleased with T-Mobile.
BlackBerry's new chief executive took to the company's blog to slam the wireless carrier, which last week targeted BlackBerry users in an email offer that encouraged them to switch to the iPhone 5s.
Chen said he...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 2:35 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — If you want to get a glimpse of Facebook's future, download Paper, the social network's new mobile news reader.
The app for the iPhone is part of what Facebook says is its big push to deliver "the best personalized newspaper in the...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 11:48 AM
A series of notable Apple rumors have hit the Web this week, including reports that say a new Apple TV could be unveiled soon and images that may or may not show the next version of the iPhone.
Apple is working on a new version of its Apple...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 12:36 PM
The seller of an Apple iPhone 5s that came with popular mobile game Flappy Bird installed claims EBay took down the sale of the device.
The device had gained 74 bids and was listed at $99,900. The item still had six days left before the auction closed,...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 8:21 AM
An iPhone 5s with Flappy Bird installed has fetched 74 bids on EBay and is currently going for $99,900.
[Updated, 11:18 a.m. PST Feb. 10: The item is no longer listed on EBay and neither is another device, mentioned below, which had earned a bid of $98,...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 11:58 AM
Apple has applied for a patent that describes a method the Cupertino company could use to improve the accuracy of the touchscreen on its iPad and iPhone devices.
The patent, which was published Thursday, is called "Gesture and Touch Input Detection...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 5:15 PM
A principal of a Maine middle school said a student suffered second-degree burns when her green iPhone 5c burst into flames while in her pocket.
Class was just about to start when the incident occurred, and the student was taken to a nearby hospital. ...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 11:10 AM
Google Maps for the iPhone is getting smarter thanks to a new feature that will recommend quicker routes to users as they drive.
"Outsmart traffic and save time on the road -- #GoogleMaps will notify you if there’s a faster route," the Silicon...