| Sep 28, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Infiniti has a simple plan to break the German stranglehold on the sport sedan segment — build an "overwhelmingly superior" challenger, in the words of Chief Executive Johan de Nysschen.
Unfortunately, the 2014 Infiniti Q50 sports sedan fails to...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 5:00 AM
In the spirit of musical independence this Fourth, may I propose two effective, if buggy, tools for liberation? One is an iPod slayer. The other is an anti-iPod. The former plays music despite its many software bugs. The latter entices you into the...
| May 22, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Tropicana Las Vegas has reclaimed its elite status on the Strip thanks to a recently completed $180-million comprehensive transformation. In addition to offering an array of new or upgraded amenities and exciting new entertainment options, the Trop...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 9:40 AM
In Oakland, news helicopters began rumbling overhead by 4 a.m. Monday, assessing the mounting congestion on the tangle of freeways that feed the Bay Bridge because of the BART strike.
Manu Sidhu, a 30-year-old research associate at UC San Francisco,...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Apple released the second version of iOS 7 beta Monday, bringing the new operating system to developer's iPads for the first time.
The Cupertino, Calif., tech company unveiled iOS 7, its next mobile operating system, this month and made it available...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 9:30 AM
The world of tech is known for its ingenious inventions, but sometimes, it's flops are even more memorable.
From Google to Twitter to Microsoft, every major player in the tech industry has at one point or another also invented and released a gadget so...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 10:59 AM
Apple's next mobile operating system, iOS 7, was unveiled Monday and will be available to the public in the fall. But will your mobile device be able to use it?
The new operating system -- built for the company's line of iPhones, iPads and iPod...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 9:05 AM
New to the modern classroom we call the app store is Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony. An app designed for iPads gives users the chance to go deeper into the work best known for its “Ode to Joy” movement.
Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony the...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Microsoft Office users with iPhones rejoice: Word, PowerPoint and Excel are now available on your smartphone.
The Redmond, Wash., software giant released Office Mobile for the Apple smartphone Friday, finally bringing heavy Office users a way to edit...
| May 30, 2013
| 10:17 AM
Apple has sold more than 100 million iPod Touch units, the company said Thursday, and it hopes to sell more by offering a new, less-expensive $229 model.
The Cupertino tech giant began selling the iPod Touch alongside the iPhone back in 2007, and on...
| May 30, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Following Samsung's lead, HTC will begin selling next month a version of its flagship smartphone, the HTC One, with Google's "stock Android" operating system.
The phone will be sold starting June 26 for $599 in a version that will work with AT&T and T-...