| Sep 13, 2012
| 11:51 AM
Sir Mix-A-Lot once rhapsodized about a woman’s backside and its appeal, but bridal designers didn’t pay much heed.
Given the focus on a bride’s back during a wedding ceremony, which can transpire over a long period of time depending...
| May 23, 2012
| 7:52 AM
GM Unfriending Facebook
Facebook’s IPO may have set records last week, but General Motors isn’t impressed, as they’ve decided to discontinue advertising on the social network. Mark Zuckerberg shouldn’t take the decision...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 1:14 PM
This week kids in more than 150 countries will try their hand at computer programming as part of the Hour of Code initiative, designed to introduce children as young as 4 to the fun of creating technology, not just using it.
Whether your kids'...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Arthur Schlesinger Jr., in a 1965 book called, "Fifty Years of The New Republic," recounts how Walter Lippmann, on his way to being one of the truly great names in American journalism, wrote an excited letter in 1914 to Van Wyck Brooks, on his own way...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 2:35 PM
For years, American firms far and wide have bemoaned Chinese copycats.
But these days, the water-cooler chatter in Silicon Valley has turned to the meteoric rise of Alibaba, which in September sparked the world's largest IPO. With millions of users and...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 10:14 AM
I was the first Los Angeles Times reporter to interview Sam Zell after he bought the newspaper's parent company, Tribune, in 2007. During our interview at the executive jet terminal at LAX, he was blunt, crude and profane. He started the meeting with an...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 11:41 AM
Considering how devoted everyone involved in the meltdown of The New Republic is to the principles of trenchant journalism and lucid policy analysis, the most remarkable thing about the event is how obtuse they all are about the magazine's past, present...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 10:35 AM
Mark Zuckerberg's latest effort to get Facebook unblocked in China could be reading the big new anthology by the country's president.
A government-run website in China posted a photo Monday that showed Zuckerberg, Facebook's chief executive, giving a...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 9:02 AM
SAN FRANCISCO - La mayor red social del mundo en número de usuarios, Facebook, ha apostado de lleno por la construcción de "drones" que le permitan "llevar internet" a todas partes y está ampliando su equipo de ingenieros aeronáuticos, según informó hoy...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 12:09 PM
Facebook wants to help you organize your social circles and keep up with technology news – but not necessarily at the same time. The social media giant on Tuesday announced the launch of two separate products: Groups, a feature it has broken off...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 4:35 PM
The Imitation Game * * * 1/2
El director noruego Morten Tyldum debuta en el cine de habla inglesa para recrear la tormentosa vida de Alan Turing, genio de las matemáticas perseguido por su condición homosexual durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial.