| Oct 29, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Billionaire investors in a small, Seattle-area company that aims to one day mine resources on asteroids have not been deterred by an unmanned rocket explosion that destroyed their test satellite, the company said on Wednesday.
Privately held Planetary...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 4:26 PM
Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg help run Google, one of the world's best-known, most successful — and most controversial — companies. They've just published a new book, "How Google Works," a guide to managing what they call "smart...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Employees suing Apple, Google and two other tech companies over hiring practices said an appeals court should not approve a $324.5 million settlement in the case, according to a court filing on Tuesday.
Plaintiff workers accused Apple, Google, Intel...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 5:53 PM
Government spying on electronic communications has outraged Internet users and now threatens to harm technology firms' ability to do business internationally, tech leaders said during a roundtable discussion.
Executives from Facebook, Google,...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Google is being accused by a Hollywood lawyer representing several women whose photos were stolen from their Apple iCloud accounts of failing to remove images from its services -- with an explicit threat of a lawsuit demanding more than $100 million....
| Sep 22, 2014
| 4:33 PM
Google is breaking ties with the American Legislative Exchange Council, a prominent network of conservative state legislators that, among other projects, works to roll back laws that promote solar and wind power, the company's chairman said Monday....
| Sep 23, 2014
| 8:41 AM
Google's effort to build strong alliances with Republican politicians and conservative advocacy groups is paying dividends on Capitol Hill but has created a growing marketing and public-relations headache for the company.
Climate-change activists have...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 4:30 PM
YOUR MAMA'S NOTES: After a years long search with one of the Platinum Triangle's most successful brokers, Sean Combs -- aka P. Diddy or Puff Daddy or Diddle Fiddle or whatever self-applied moniker the entrepreneurial music, fashion and liquor mogul goes...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Some folks in the know in Platinum Triangle real estate -- people like real estate yenta Yolanda Yakettyyak -- might argue there is not currently a more coveted address in all of Los Angeles than one along South Mapleton Drive in the perennially hoity-...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Not so fast.
A federal judge on Friday rejected a proposed settlement in a case involving Apple Inc. and Google Inc. in which they were accused of secretly agreeing not to hire each others' employees. The $324.5 million deal was part of a case that...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 10:20 AM
Google's controversial practice of scanning emails and analyzing users' emails for targeted ads reportedly led to the arrest of a 41-year-old Houston man who has been charged with possessing and promoting child pornography.
According to a local TV...