| Jun 23, 2015
| 1:53 PM
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
Green Dot Corp., up $6.21 to $21.52
The bank holding company signed a five-year extension to serve as Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s...
| Jun 11, 2015
| 6:02 PM
After years of Wall Street grumblings, stagnant growth and management dysfunction, Dick Costolo said Thursday he was stepping down as chief executive of Twitter Inc.
Co-founder Jack Dorsey was named interim CEO while the San Francisco company searches...
| Jun 11, 2015
| 4:44 PM
Oculus is expanding its virtual-reality headset to simulate the sensation of touch and gesturing as part of its quest to blur the lines between the fake and genuine world.
The touch controllers unveiled Thursday by Oculus founder Palmer Luckey are...
| Jun 10, 2015
| 10:38 AM
A couple of days after Apple Inc. promised to bring public transit directions to its Maps app, the company is teasing what could be another big update to the service.
On a Web page launched Wednesday, Apple said it is “driving vehicles around the...
| May 25, 2015
| 8:03 PM
Don Chente Restaurant has tried advertising on Google, offering a check-in deal on Yelp and encouraging comments on Facebook.
But the only marketing tactic that has consistently brought in customers to the Mexican restaurant in Bell Gardens is mailing...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 10:23 PM
Florida Gov. Rick Scott is the latest out-of-state politician on a job-stealing tour of California, bashing the state's taxes and business regulation.
Scott breezed into Los Angeles on Monday preaching the old-time gospel of hands-off government. He...
| May 7, 2015
| 8:53 PM
People who use social networking sites like Facebook to "curate" the news they see wind up reading stories that largely fit their worldview and rarely challenge their beliefs or broaden their perspectives, according to a new study.
That's not entirely...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 1:40 PM
Florida Gov. Rick Scott swung through Los Angeles on Monday as part of a mission to lure California businesses across the country to the Sunshine State.
Scott arrived Sunday and has been traveling throughout Southern California, touting Florida’...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Defense Secretary Ashton Carter will unveil a new military cyberstrategy Thursday in the heart of Silicon Valley, reaching out to Facebook Inc. and other companies to help boost the nation's digital defenses.
The two-day visit underscores a long-delayed...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 11:29 AM
Yahoo Inc. is moving its Santa Monica operations to Playa Vista, joining the droves of major tech companies that have opened up offices in the thriving West L.A. neighborhood.
The Sunnyvale, Calif., company signed a long-term lease for about 130,000...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 10:13 AM
Facebook and LinkedIn want to boost dwindling numbers of women studying engineering and computer science with a collaborative initiative announced Friday that they hope will eventually fill thousands of lucrative Silicon Valley jobs long dominated by men....