| May 21, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Steel Wool Games comes from the Hollywood CGI industry, which is used to having the necessary horsepower to bring 3D computer animation to life. As mobile game technology has evolved, these creatives have been able to bring worlds alive...
| May 13, 2014
| 8:22 AM
Motorola is trying to lower the cost of entry for smartphone buyers around the world with its latest device: the $129 Moto E.
The company announced the device Tuesday morning, saying the gadget will be available at its low price without requiring a...
| May 31, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Not to brag or anything, but I probably have more Twitter followers than you.
I wish I could say I earned them all with my erudite tweets. The truth is, I purchased many of them.
A couple of months ago I ran an experiment to see how easy it would be...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 8:42 AM
Today, let's switch on airplane mode and tune out our wireless carriers, their out-there monthly charges and long-term contractual obligations.
The next call you make is free, with a Wi-Fi connection, maybe even to the other side of the globe.
| Apr 25, 2014
| 4:17 PM
I receive numerous emails every day from people seeking nautical information, and not everyone is a boater. They want to know what a boat is worth, get navigational tips for a voyage and learn the long-range weather forecast because they will be...
| May 1, 2014
| 5:00 AM
SAN FRANCISCO — Venture capital rising to levels not seen since 2001. Companies with no profits going public. Billions of dollars being paid for start-ups.
These and other signs that the tech boom may be taking an irrational turn are leading...
| May 1, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Powerhouse Café in Winter Park is only two blocks from the new SunRail station, but the commuter train's debut early Thursday did not give it a bump in business.
Nearby, a few customers trickled into Barnie's Coffee Kitchen, which is visible from the...
| May 2, 2014
| 10:40 AM
Doodle 4 Google is underway. This is the annual contest that lands a student's artwork on the Google homepage to be seen by multiple millions of users.
Works by 50 state winners are now up for a public vote, and Southern California has a representative....
| May 4, 2014
| 8:30 PM
HONG KONG - iQiyi, the Chinese online video service, will seek a stock market listing within the next three years, according to reports.
The company is currently a unit of Baidu, the NASDAQ-listed Chinese search engine giant, having been founded in...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 2:00 PM
A Naperville man was arrested Thursday on charges of possession of child pornography following a three-month investigation, according to police.
Technology crime experts from the Naperville Police Department and Will County State's Attorney's Office...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Computer programming has long been a hobby of Iraq War veteran Eric Kelly, but it wasn’t until this past weekend at a hacking competition that he realized how good he was.
“It was more of a confirmation: ‘You can do this, buddy,’...