| Oct 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
SAN FRANCISCO — Speaking before a gathering of women in technology, Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg recalled an uncomfortable exchange with two men on a different stage discussing the scarcity of women in the industry.
| Oct 24, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Even though Apple's new Mavericks OS X -- the latest version of its operating system for Macbook laptops and Mac desktop computes -- is seen as an evolutionary upgrade, there are a few cool new features you'll want to try.
In total, Apple packed...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 9:44 AM
More than three times as many users were reportedly surfing the Web with Mavericks OS X on the first day of its release than those who did so with its predecessor, Mountain Lion OS X.
In just 24 hours, users who downloaded and installed Apple's new...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 12:50 PM
After countless leaks, Google has finally formally unveiled its new Nexus 5 smartphone, and it arrives just in time for the holiday shopping season.
The LG-built device comes a month after Google sold out of its predecessor, the Nexus 4. Around the same...
| 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:...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Samsung announced it will hold its own developers conference this fall, perhaps signaling that the South Korean giant is seeking to reduce its reliance on Google.
The conference was announced with a teaser website that says it will take place Oct. 27...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 10:31 AM
Hewlett-Packard has begun heavily promoting its Windows 7 PCs over those that run Windows 8, the newer but far less popular version of Microsoft's operating system.
The Palo Alto tech company recently updated its website to showcase computers running...
| Jan 26, 2014
The value of contracts at Aberdeen Proving Ground plummeted 13 percent last year, but businesses with Maryland locations ended up with roughly as much as the year before.
Even with the overall drop, the numbers are eye-popping. The Army base in...
| Nov 13, 2013
While other companies may lean on employees to get to the office as early as possible and to be the last to leave their desks at night, Geneca takes a different approach.
The custom software development and consulting firm doesn't base it's bonuses on...