| Feb 28, 2013
| 4:13 PM
LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists from a British cancer charity are teaming up with technology gurus from the likes of Amazon, Facebook and Google to design and develop a mobile game aimed at speeding the search for new cancer drugs.
The project, led by...
| Nov 18, 2012
Call it the democratization of the right to look fabulous. It used to be that only models and celebrities had the wherewithal, through the wizardry of professional airbrushing or digital alteration, to look younger, thinner, fitter and more beautiful in...
| 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...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 8:25 PM
Illinois is outsourcing part of its Medicaid program to a company that is under a federal grand jury investigation in Louisiana, was disqualified from bidding in Arkansas, was ushered out of Maine and has been the subject of complaints in Utah.
| Sep 18, 2013
| 1:28 PM
After a few months of waiting, Apple's iOS 7 has arrived.
The colorful new iPhone and iPad operating system represents the first time Apple has done a major overhaul of iOS, which was originally called iPhone OS when it launched with the first iPhone in...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 12:11 PM
Google fans have long called for devices running unaltered versions of its Android operating system, and Google delivered just that this summer.
The HTC One and the Samsung Galaxy S 4, the two top Android smartphones, went on sale recently on Google...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 12:31 PM
Microsoft's tumultuous fall on the stock market during the last 13 years has largely been fueled by missteps in the consumer products market.
Though Bill Gates had significant control until 2006, soon-departing Chief Executive Steve Ballmer ultimately...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 12:57 PM
If there's one clear message Microsoft has sent out with its purchase of Nokia's device business, it's this: We can do anything Apple and Google can.
By purchasing Nokia, Microsoft is stepping squarely into the hardware side of the smartphone market,...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 11:32 AM
This post has been updated. See the note below for details. California's court-run prison healthcare program is missing out on tens of millions of dollars a year in federal funds because of disagreement with counties and software problems, a new......
| Sep 10, 2013
| 7:39 PM
CUPERTINO, Calif. — Whether the "c" in iPhone 5c stands for color or China, the launch of a plastic cellphone marks one of the biggest strategic shifts for Apple since the company began the smartphone revolution six years ago.
| Sep 11, 2013
| 5:38 PM
Going back to school isn't just for kids anymore. For adults seeking opportunities to learn and grow, the Newport Beach Public Library has many resources to help you continue your educational journey.
We have several databases that can be accessed from...