| Oct 17, 2013
| 9:07 AM
The former chief financial officer of an Orange County technology company was sentenced to more than four years in federal prison for stealing about $15 million from the company.
Jean Joseph Ibrahim pleaded guilty in 2012 to a charge related to the...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 10:38 AM
Broadcom Corp., an Irvine company that makes chips used in popular tech gadgets including Apple Inc.’s iPhone and iPad, says sales this quarter will be higher than it initially forecast.
The company said in a statement Tuesday that it expected...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 12:37 PM
Foxconn Technology Group, the Taiwanese manufacturer for tech firms such as Apple Inc., is looking to build a factory in the United States.
The major maker of iPhones and iPads is in talks with several states including Arizona and Colorado to set up a...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:54 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Apple Inc.'s fourth-quarter earnings and revenue exceeded Wall Street's expectations as sales of iPhones soared. But there were some signs of struggle for iPad sales, which remained flat.
The diverging fortunes of its two marquee...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 7:15 PM
Steve Jobs' childhood home — where the first Apple computers were created — has been added to the list of historic properties in Los Altos.
The Los Altos Historical Commission voted unanimously Monday night to designate the home at 2066...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 5:00 AM
SAN FRANCISCO — Dick Costolo doesn't fit the profile of a typical tech start-up chief executive.
He's not a twentysomething college dropout. He didn't start Twitter Inc. in his dorm room. And he doesn't wear a hoodie.
At 50, with a balding...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:48 PM
Bestselling author Scott Turow is back with a new legal thriller, "Identical" -- look for our review in the Sunday Los Angeles Times -- and making the talk show rounds. On "CBS This Morning," he talked about the book and its origins, then turned to...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 2:40 PM
A federal jury Thursday ordered Samsung Electronics Co. to pay $290 million in damages to Apple Inc. in the latest round of the two adversaries' ongoing litigation over mobile patents.
In U.S. District Court in San Jose, an eight-person jury handed...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 2:54 PM
Internet radio company Pandora Media Inc. reported third-quarter sales that exceeded analysts' expectations as mobile advertising grew by more than half. But the company swung to a net loss as it spent more on marketing, sales and product development. ...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 5:44 PM
Consumers looking for a way to measure how much excitement there is with the new iPhones that go on sale Friday may want to check out the TaskRabbit index.
In recent Apple launches, busy consumers have turned to the San Francisco micro-job site to...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 8:01 AM
Apple Inc.'s latest smartphones, the iPhone 5C and iPhone 5S hit stores Friday, and shoppers across South Florida got up bright and early to get them.
AT&T stores, which carry the latest models, opened earlier than usual Friday to lines of customers...