| Jul 22, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Dan Borislow, a West Palm Beach businessman whose "MagicJack" helped pioneer free Internet phone calls, has died at age 52.
His death was confirmed by Brad Shewmake, a spokesman for MagicJack Vocaltec Ltd., the maker of the device. Borislow was the...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 8:45 PM
With minimal discussion, Los Angeles school officials this week authorized contracts for the purchase of six different laptop computers to determine which device and curriculum works best for high school students.
The approach is a marked contrast to...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 10:45 AM
HTC showed signs of life Thursday, reporting a net profit of $75.5 million for the quarter ending June 30.
Despite the positive results, analysts remain skeptical of the company's long-term fortunes.
The Taiwanese company's second-quarter net...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 11:16 AM
It's an idea that started on the golf course.
Rob Tomko of Whitehall Township was at the seventh hole at the Allentown Municipal Golf Course when he thought to himself that he should be able to order food and have it delivered to him right there on the...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 1:57 PM
More than 30 Maryland cab companies filed a lawsuit Thursday against the popular ride-sharing company Uber, alleging antitrust violations and demanding an unspecified amount of damages for upending the state's cab industry.
The lawsuit, filed late...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Usually the point of a dating app is to meet someone online. A Baltimore startup wants to help people who already met — or at least saw each other — for a too-brief moment.
It's the smartphone version of the "missed connection" ad.
| Jul 9, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Americans’ relationship with small cars has historically rated between hate and tolerance, but that’s changing. For reasons that range from economics to changing demographics and notable sophistication, subcompacts are finding love in America....
| Jul 10, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Apple launched a new version of the iTunes Extras feature that will let Apple TV users access bonus content for movies they buy through the service on their HDTVs - and also let studios dynamically update related material for their titles.
The goal for...
| Jul 11, 2014
Chicago-based Boeing Co. on Thursday announced a new type of overhead luggage bin that it says stores more carry-on bags and is easier to hoist a suitcase into.
Dubbed Space Bins, the new luggage compartments are available as an option on Boeing's new...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Does digital data offer indicators that can be used to monitor marketing effectiveness and predict box office success even before awareness turns into intent? We analyzed this weekend's new movies across Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Google (the...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 6:06 PM
Google wants to be everywhere in your life, all the time.
In a marathon keynote address Wednesday at Google I/O 2014, its annual developers conference, the Mountain View, Calif., company rolled out a mix of new products and updates to older ones....