| Jan 28, 2015
| 10:16 AM
Apple CEO Tim Cook says consumer demand for new iPhones has been "staggering" and "hard to comprehend." That helped the company report record-smashing earnings for its latest quarter and sent the stock climbing more than 7 percent on Wednesday.
| Jan 27, 2015
| 5:57 PM
After a tumultuous development period marked by bugs, glitches, crashes and hard resets, the "Steve Jobs" biopic is finally up and running.
Principal photography has begun in San Francisco on the Aaron Sorkin-scripted, Danny Boyle-directed film starring...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 5:05 AM
SAN JOSE, Calif. When it comes to riding Silicon Valley's soaring tech boom, the sky's not the limit it's simply the next rung in the ladder.
In another byproduct of the digital Gilded Age that has turned the Bay Area into one big startup-tropolis, the...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 11:57 AM
The frenzy for Apple products was apparent when I was traveling in China two months ago.
While taking a break from wandering around Shanghai's bustling, neon-lighted East Nanjing Road, a twenty-something guy spotted me using my iPhone 6 and, with a look...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 5:50 PM
CUPERTINO, Calif. As organized labor steps up its efforts in Silicon Valley, shuttle bus drivers who transport the employees of Apple, Yahoo and other tech giants will vote on whether to unionize later this month.
Drivers employed by Compass...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 3:49 AM
Bag a refurbished Apple iPad 4 16 GB tablet for $249.95 from daily-deal site A4C.com.
Surf, shop and read on the Wi-Fi ready 9.7-inch REFURBISHED, tablet running iOS6 in black or while. The tablet comes with a 90 day warranty so you can be...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 5:31 PM
It wasn't long ago that everybody wondered whether Apple Inc. could effectively compete against a tough bunch of homegrown smartphone makers in China.
Then came the company's blowout earnings report this week, which included a stunning 70% year-over-...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 5:36 AM
Outlook fans rejoice!
You can now download the free "Microsoft Outloook" for iOS, according to the Microsoft Blog.
Microsoft released the long-coming email smartphone app for iPhone and iPad on Thursday.
The new app lets Apple users get "one...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 11:47 AM
Samsung lost the battle of the big phones last quarter as Apple's copycat large iPhone lured buyers in the crucial Chinese market.
The South Korean company said Thursday its October-December profit sank, with an improvement in its semiconductor business...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 10:17 AM
Apple has purchased the start-up Semetric, gaining music analytics and other valuable data gathered by the British company.
The deal means Apple will get access to Semetric's Musicmetric Pro dashboard, which tracks billions of online interactions,...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 9:32 AM
The following items were taken from police reports:
An Oak Park resident's purple purse was stolen between 8 and 9 a.m. Jan. 14 from under a table where she was seated in a business on the 100 block of Madison Street but later was found in the men's...