| Nov 12, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Viral video sensation "The Fox" by Ylvis will be published as a picture book by Simon & Schuster. It will be available in time for Christmas.
It may be the first children's book to come with "Based on the YouTube Sensation" emblazoned on its cover....
| Oct 29, 2013
| 1:57 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Google has unsheathed what could be its most powerful weapon yet in the war against Facebook for the hearts and minds of mobile device users: Android.
At a news conference in a San Francisco warehouse Tuesday, Google showed off a slew...
| Oct 30, 2013
It’s Emmys night at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, and as showtime approaches, a mosh pit of blue-chip television stars jostles backstage. Conan O’Brien and Robin Williams, Alyson Hannigan and Jim Parsons, Jon Hamm and Sarah Silverman,...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 11:32 PM
Everyone has seen their dogs shaking after getting wet or drinking water, but these stop-action, high-quality photographs bring a new light on the subject with floppy ears, jowls, fur, eyes and wet noses flying in every direction....
| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:25 AM
It's a like a beatbox battle out there on the runways as airlines compete to release the most catchy and viral safety videos.
Virgin America is the most recent with its "safety dance" video highlighting YouTube favorite and former American Idol...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 10:40 AM
Nokia announced a new tablet and two new smartphones this week, but perhaps the most significant move the company made was adding the Instagram and Vine apps to its devices running Windows Phone operating system.
Since being caught off guard by the...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 7:34 AM
After the coffee. Before World Series ratings come in.
The Skinny: I didn't catch the whole Red Sox victory, but got to the gym just in time to see the Cardinals' Carlos Beltran rob David Ortiz of a grand slam. Thursday's stories include a big...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 10:30 AM
I went to a show and it took all my willpower to refrain from dipping into my pocket and checking my iPhone.
An e-mail would be nice, or a text, but in my hand I hold a personal link to the entire world, and this has changed not only my behavior, but...
| Oct 25, 2013
As YouTube prepares to launch its subscription music service by the end of the year, the digital music giant is seeking to capitalize on music fans' desire to have access to their favorite songs everywhere they go.
The company's free online video site...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Naughty Nurse has some competition this Halloween.
The YouTube video "The Fox (What Does the Fox Say?)" from the Norwegian comedic duo Ylvis has gone from viral video to cultural phenom, ranking among this year's most popular Halloween costumes,...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 6:30 PM
YouTube is moving all of its content partners to the standard 55-45 advertising revenue share -- eliminating more favorable revenue-sharing terms that some media companies enjoyed under previous deals, according to industry sources.
But at the same time,...