| Dec 9, 2013
| 8:31 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Privacy advocates had some unsolicited advice for the major technology companies demanding that the U.S. government stop collecting information on private citizens: Practice what you preach.
"These are the biggest bunch of...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 6:38 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- In a dramatic rebound from its bungled initial public offering last year, Facebook Inc. will join the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index next week, capping its fitful rise to one of the nation's most powerful technology companies....
| Dec 12, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Historic Old Pasadena, a restored section of the city's downtown bustling with shops and restaurants, is getting more high-tech.
Three older buildings at a busy intersection on Raymond Avenue will be transformed into a hub for budding technology firms...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 5:45 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook Inc. and Twitter Inc. are going after the only thing more fleeting than a Snapchat message: the teenage attention span.
On Thursday, Instagram, the photo-sharing service owned by Facebook, introduced a way to send...
| 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...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 1:14 PM
Driven by surge in multitasking and the widening ownership of tablets and smartphones, U.S. adults are expected to spend 2 hours, 21 minutes a day this year on their mobile devices doing things besides making calls. That's the equivalent of about one in...
| Aug 7, 2013
| Dec 27, 2013
| 5:27 PM
Wall Street had plenty of reasons to think 2013 would go miserably for the stock market — what with a lackluster global economy, the U.S. government shutdown, Syria's civil war, the Obamacare fiasco and Miley Cyrus.
Instead, we're on track for a...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 8:41 AM
TOKYO (Reuters) - Panasonic Corp and Japan's other mid-tier camera makers have a battle on their hands to win over a smartphone "selfie" generation to mirrorless cameras that held such promise when they were launched around five years ago.
| Jan 2, 2014
| 5:53 PM
Days after being warned of a security weakness in its popular app, Snapchat became the target of a widespread cyberattack that affected millions of users, a black eye for a local start-up with sky-high hopes of becoming the next social media juggernaut....
| Aug 19, 2013
| 9:16 AM
Facebook Inc. fixed a programming error last week that allowed users to post on any other user’s timeline regardless of privacy settings, a flaw that a hacker was able to exploit to post on Mark Zuckerberg’s profile even though the two weren&...