| 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...
| 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.
| Oct 23, 2014
| 2:11 AM
Facebook has been blocked by Chinese authorities for over five years, but company founder Mark Zuckerberg appears to be on a new charm offensive to crack the massive market. In a move that has sent tongues wagging across China and around the globe,...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 5:39 PM
The Los Angeles start-up economy seems destined to live in the shadow of Silicon Valley, but PayPal co-founder and venture capitalist Peter Thiel offered some fresh optimism to Los Angeles entrepreneurs and investors. The region's technology industry is...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Facebook, the world's largest social-media service, hit 1.35 billion monthly active users as of the end of the third quarter, up 14% year-over-year, and exceeded Wall Street financial estimates.
The company's Q3 2014 revenue was $3.20 billion, an...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 5:32 AM
Facebook Inc warned on Tuesday of a dramatic increase in spending in 2015 and projected a slowdown in revenue growth this quarter, slicing a tenth off its market value.
The hefty spending plans exposed the first signs of stress in the rock-solid...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 5:29 PM
Former Panamanian strongman Manuel Noriega and actress Lindsay Lohan have at least one thing in common: Both recently filed high-profile lawsuits against video game makers, charging that their likenesses were used in games without their permission.
| Oct 30, 2014
| 4:11 PM
Tim Cook was already one of the most high-profile business leaders in the world, and now he is its most prominent openly gay CEO.
Apple's chief executive addressed his sexual orientation publicly for the first time Thursday, coming out in a first-person...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 8:08 AM
Facebook said users would now have option to donate directly to various Ebola relief charities through a button at the top of their News Feeds.
Facebook users can donate to three charities — International Medical Corps, the International Federation...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 6:18 PM
Popular for its matchmaking ability, the rapidly growing dating app Tinder on Thursday launched its first effort at moneymaking.
After seeing Tinder’s monthly user numbers explode seven times over during the last year, the West Hollywood start-up&...