| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:31 PM
WASHINGTON — The first battle line drawn between President Obama and a resurgent Republican party is not, it turns out, over immigration.
Instead, the two sides started out fighting over the future of the Internet.
Obama called on the Federal...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 5:38 AM
At least two top-10 Yahoo Inc shareholders are so unhappy with Chief Executive Marissa Mayer's turnaround efforts that they are making a direct plea to AOL Inc CEO Tim Armstrong to explore a merger and run the combined company.
Their move follows an...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 10:35 AM
Twitter Inc is considering creating additional mobile applications beyond its core messaging service and ways of making it easier for newcomers to use its service, as it vies with Facebook Inc and other social media for smartphone users.
| Jan 4, 2015
| 5:00 AM
This year's International Consumer Electronics Show focuses less on the new and more on the improved.
The advancements include better integrated and more fashionable wearable devices; cheaper 3-D printers and ultra-high-definition televisions;...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 3:19 AM
A ban on online taxi services in India, following the arrest in New Delhi of an Uber driver accused of rape, has brought uncertainty to the millions of dollars of international investment pumped into Uber's Indian rivals Ola and TaxiForSure.
| Nov 18, 2014
| 5:25 AM
Mobile messaging company Snapchat is launching a new service that lets users send money to each other, in a partnership with online payments company Square.
The service, dubbed Snapcash, allows Snapchat users to link their debit cards to their account...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 7:51 PM
The bus drivers who take Facebook employees to work in the morning and home again at day's end voted to unionize, the Teamsters union announced Wednesday.
The drivers work for Loop Transportation, a San Francisco company that contracts with Facebook,...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Japanese technology entrepreneur Ken Fukazawa was in San Francisco in March when his geeky friends told him about something awesome coming up in Los Angeles.
Walt Disney Co. was opening its doors to selected start-ups for a summer of intensive...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 5:32 AM
Facebook Inc warned on Tuesday of a dramatic increase in spending in 2015 and projected a slowdown in revenue growth this quarter, slicing a tenth off its market value.
The hefty spending plans exposed the first signs of stress in the rock-solid...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 8:10 AM
Eighty percent of Chinese government websites have been attacked by hackers, with most of the assaults launched from the United States, a top Chinese Internet regulator said on Thursday.
Lu Wei, head of the State Internet Information Office, condemned...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 5:16 PM
Yahoo Inc. is moving its Santa Monica operations to Playa Vista, joining the droves of major tech companies that have opened offices in the booming Westside neighborhood.
The Sunnyvale, Calif., Internet company signed a long-term lease for about 130,000...