| May 22, 2014
| 11:15 AM
EBay Inc dijo que los piratas informáticos atacaron su red hace tres meses, accediendo a unos 145 millones records de usuarios en lo que está a punto de convertirse en una de las violaciones de datos más grandes en la historia, basada en el número de...
| May 23, 2014
| 5:16 AM
The dollar amount is now on the record. Apple, Google and other tech giants accused of artificially suppressing wages by conspiring not to poach each other's talent have agreed to settle a lawsuit filed by their employees for $324.5 million.
| Jun 11, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Viva futbol! The 2014 FIFA World Cup, set to kick off Thursday in Brazil, is expected to be the most-social sporting event ever globally -- although the U.S., where the game is less popular than in the rest of the world, represents just a small fraction...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 7:23 PM
Since it became apparent last week that Satya Nadella was in line to become only the third chief executive of Microsoft, the Indian community in Silicon Valley has been bubbling over with pride.
That his ascension would generate such excitement might...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Google Glass headgear is expensive and hard to obtain -- not to mention odd looking -- but such wearable computing devices could one day evolve into a natural way to interact with content on a big-screen TV.
In a new project, Dutch telecommunications...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 3:06 PM
Brian Acton got his start in the high-tech world more than two decades ago as a computer whiz kid in Central Florida.
Now he is poised to become a billionaire. Acton is co-founder of WhatsApp, a Silicon Valley startup being sold to Facebook in a...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 12:24 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- A federal judge has granted class-action status to a lawsuit that alleges Apple, Google and two other major Silicon Valley companies kept a lid on wages by agreeing not to poach one another's employees.
Five software engineers filed the...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 8:23 AM
Bankrupt Eastman Kodak Co. said it will sell about 1,100 digital-imaging patents to a group that includes Apple Inc., Google Inc. and Facebook Inc., for about $525 million.
The consortium of 12 companies, led by Intellectual Ventures and RPX Corp., also...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 12:36 PM
Think Wall Street interns are the best paid? Think again.
A recent survey by Glassdoor.com found that the highest-paid interns work for technology and oil companies.
Taking the top spot is VMWare, a Palo Alto company that specializes in cloud...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 3:47 PM
Utah Gov. Gary Herbert and Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell were in California this week on a whirlwind tour to woo Golden State businesses to expand or relocate to their states.
At the Westin South Coast Plaza hotel in Costa Mesa on Thursday, both state...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 1:53 PM
Domingo Catalan powered through the Thanksgiving night crowds to get his children toys. He methodically checked all the boxes on his relatives' wish lists on Black Friday. And before he goes to work as a data analyst for a government contractor on Cyber...