| Jun 11, 2014
| 12:55 PM
On the heels of reports that Apple Inc. has become dissatisfied with its advertising, two of the company's top executives are going public with how much they love a new ad by Beats.
Apple has announced plans to buy Beats Electronics and Beats Music...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 7:19 AM
European Union officials said Wednesday they had launched an investigation into whether Ireland and two other member nations were providing improper tax breaks to Apple Inc., Starbucks Corp. and Fiat Group.
The announcement came as the U.S. and other...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 3:59 PM
Tuesday's ruling by Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Rolf Treu declaring all sorts of job protections for teachers "unconstitutional" is being hailed by a certain category of education activists.
What's curious about this is that they seem to...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 8:17 PM
Every fall, economics teacher Louis Stewart puts aside the textbooks and gives his students at Centennial High School in Compton a lesson in Dr. Dre 101.
He pulls out the Forbes magazine list of America's richest celebrities and points to Dr. Dre, who...
| May 28, 2014
| 2:12 PM
Apple Inc. has confirmed that it has reached a deal to buy headphone maker Beats Electronics and digital music service Beats Music.
The Cupertino tech giant said Wednesday that it will acquire the two companies for a total of $3 billion.
| May 30, 2014
| 1:11 PM
Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference starts Monday in San Francisco, and as always Apple will kick it off with a keynote that is expected to be packed with announcements.
The company has typically used the keynote address to unveil the latest...
| May 13, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Multitaskers, rejoice: Apple is reportedly planning on adding a split-screen feature to the iPad that will allow the tablet to run two apps at the same time.
The Cupertino-based tech company will introduce the feature in iOS 8, the next version of...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 2:14 PM
After weeks of anxiety among investors over Apple Inc.'s fiscal second-quarter results, the company delivered a one-two punch of good news Wednesday that sent its stock soaring.
First, Apple posted revenue for the three months ending in March that...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 4:35 PM
Apple Inc. has begun pressuring the major record companies to offer new releases exclusively through its iTunes store — a move that would initially block availability on streaming services such as Spotify or Beats Music, according to several...
| May 8, 2014
| 12:50 PM
The architectural renaiassance in Silicon Valley seems to be still gathering steam. In a region not known for its notable buildings, tech companies and developers now seem intent on changing the region's drab image.
The latest entry in the valley's...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 8:22 AM
Apple rolled out slightly upgraded versions of its MacBook Air laptops Tuesday while cutting the price of each version by $100. At the same time, more rumors of its upcoming iPhone surfaced saying the device may be even thinner than the current model. ...