| Jan 30, 2014
| 5:56 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — As far as Wall Street is concerned, Google Inc. can build all the robots and self-driving cars that it wants as long as it keeps growing its main business: online advertising.
And increasingly, that means selling ads that are shown...
| May 27, 2014
| 8:00 AM
It was about time Mark Zuckerberg realized that Facebook could afford only so much arrogance toward its users before they would seek out other online social media venues. On Thursday, Facebook announced that it would set the default for new users to...
| May 6, 2014
| 6:48 PM
Chinese Internet behemoth Alibaba has filed to sell shares in the U.S., the first step in what is expected to be one of the biggest initial public offerings ever.
The company, bigger than Amazon.com Inc. and EBay Inc. combined, said it was raising $1...
| May 8, 2014
| 6:03 PM
Oh, snap. They don't always disappear.
Snapchat, a mobile messaging app, has been hugely popular among teens and young adults, who have flocked to the service for its purported ability to make their photo messages, or "snaps," vanish a few seconds after...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 4:16 PM
Twitter Inc.'s increased efforts to hold onto new users succeeded in the second quarter, the company reported Tuesday, providing investors some confidence that the social network can persuade more Internet users to join its flock.
Shares of the...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 2:52 PM
An Orlando mobile app maker has created a unique photo- and video-sharing app that not only promises to streamline multimedia sharing but also could be beneficial for groups visiting Orlando’s theme parks.
The iOS app SnapShots allows multiple...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 11:49 AM
Dueling is set to make a comeback at Hard Knocks.
The indoor war-simulation arena, which added faux handguns to its arsenal recently, will use the new weaponry in a quick-draw tournament on Aug. 13. The style will be Wild West style: ready-aim-fire. It's...
| Aug 7, 2013
| Aug 7, 2013
| 8:58 AM
| Jul 16, 2013
| 7:46 PM
Two years ago news broke of a horrific accident involving a local high school soccer player and a fund raising car wash. Any parent who has ever sent their child off to wash cars for their club or sport, would struggle to imagine that such a dreadful...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 7:23 AM
NASA's space shuttle Atlantis descended back to Earth from it's final mission to the International Space Station last week, bringing the 30-year government-run shuttle program to an end.
NASA and the government will now rely upon private industry to...