| Feb 23, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Do you just live in your neighborhood, or are you a local voyager? This app offers travel tips from locals who discover and rediscover their cities as if they were on a hunt for hidden treasure.
Available for: iPhone, iPad and iPod...
| 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 11, 2014
| 4:33 PM
SOCHI, Russia — The happiest 10th-place finisher in the history of the Olympics sat on her motionless sled in the middle of the ice.
Her race was over, but she didn't want to leave. She pounded the slush. She waved to her weeping family. She...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Nobel Prize-winning economist Robert M. Solow has leveled a blast at a recent attempt by Harvard economist N. Gregory Mankiw to explain rising income inequality and the primacy of the 1% in the U.S. as the result of "just deserts" going to the talented...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 12:31 PM
This week marks the 30th anniversary of Apple's classic "1984" Super Bowl ad, and a tweet sent by one of the ad's creators seems to hint that Apple may have something planned for this year's NFL championship game.
During Super Bowl XVIII, Apple aired...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 6:00 AM
If the Latin alternative band La Santa Cecilia wins a Grammy Award on Sunday for its album "Treinta Días," it will have a long list of shout-outs to bestow.
To the merchants of Olvera Street, who remember when the band's lusty-voiced lead vocalist,...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 2:20 PM
Apple reported iPhone sales Monday that fell well short of analyst estimates as well as guidance for the next quarter that also was lower than expected, sending the stock falling more than 5% in after-hours trading.
Apple said it sold 51 million...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 7:02 PM
Apple Inc.'s experiment with rolling out two new iPhones at the same time backfired as weak demand for the cheaper version with a plastic case led the company to sell fewer smartphones than expected during the holiday quarter.
Although Apple on Monday...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 6:27 PM
Apple iTV? The iWatch? Bigger iPhones and iPads?
Rumormongering about such mythical products is a regular spectator sport for many Apple watchers.
But after the company said it could post a year-over-year decline in revenue this fiscal year for the...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 7:58 AM
Changes to the Apple Store website appear to indicate that the Cupertino tech giant is now placing more importance on Apple TV, a product Chief Executive Tim Cook has referred to as a "hobby" many times before.
When Apple updated its store website to...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 3:19 PM
L’Wren Scott counts First Lady Michelle Obama, Oprah Winfrey, Nicole Kidman and Madonna among the fans of her sophisticated, sharply-tailored dresses. And now the designer is rolling her aesthetic out to the masses with the limited-edition Banana...