| Jun 14, 2013
| 11:15 AM
Apple Inc., which has taken flak from some users for the design of its new iOS 7 mobile platform, may have already begun making changes to the system's look.
The company on Monday unveiled the new operating system with the biggest redesign to the...
| Jun 17, 2013
— Thirty-five years ago in United States v. Choate, the courts ruled that the U.S. Postal Service may record "mail cover," i.e., what's written on the outside of an envelope — the addresses of sender and receiver.
The National Security...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 7:21 PM
Chief Executive Tim Cook likes to say Apple Inc. has an advantage over competitors because it does three things well: hardware, software and services.
For much of the year, speculation about new hardware gets the lion's share of attention from obsessive...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 6:05 AM
Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference kicks off Monday morning with a keynote event that's expected to feature a slew of new products and services by the Cupertino tech giant.
WWDC 2013: Follow our live coverage of Apple's keynote
| Jun 10, 2013
| 11:17 AM
Apple got its annual Worldwide Developers Conference underway Monday in San Francisco with the announcement of a new version of its desktop operating system called Mac OS X Mavericks.
Apple Senior Vice President of Software Engineering Craig Federighi...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 3:36 PM
LONDON -- British Foreign Secretary William Hague on Monday sought to reassure Parliament that the government is not using U.S. surveillance programs to get around British law and spy on its citizens.
Hague’s comments followed reports in the...
| Jun 1, 2013
As the brain fitness craze grows, so do the number of software programs that promise to boost mental skills. Here, we take a look at three of the largest companies in the digital brain health industry. Each offers trial games that users can play free:...
| May 20, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Would it surprise you to learn that Fast Company magazine just ranked Maryland the third-most innovative state in the nation? Or that Maryland took the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's No. 1 spot for both innovation and entrepreneurship? It's a fact: In our...
| May 15, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Microsoft Corp. is partnering with Paramount Pictures on a promotional effort for the studio's "Star Trek Into Darkness." It represents the biggest such undertaking ever for the software giant.
The Redmond, Wash., company's campaign isn't short on...
| May 7, 2013
| 6:43 PM
UC Berkeley is making its vast library collections and course textbooks more readily available to students with visual and other impairments under an agreement reached Tuesday that could set a precedent for universities nationwide.
The settlement with...
| May 11, 2013
For at least two years, says Debra Gebhardt of Tolland, she has received assessment notices, bills and statements for a property she doesn't own and knows nothing about other than its street address in Hartford.
"I have called the [city] of Hartford...