| Sep 16, 2013
| 9:32 PM
When Miley Cyrus is naked & licks a hammer, it’s “art” and “music.” But when I do it, I’m “wasted” and “have to leave Home Depot"... Ray Lopez As a matter of fact I DO own the road! Hahahaha! But......
| Sep 4, 2013
Microsoft's deal for Nokia's wireless phone business is about mobility.
But it's also about buoyancy.
Because Microsoft has been sinking in the growing mobile sector.
The just-announced $7.2 billion pickup may do little but enable the lumbering...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 2:40 PM
To replace Chief Executive Steve Ballmer, a Microsoft search committee plans to sort through a thicket of internal and external candidates. Options include technology visionaries with engineering backgrounds, longtime executives at Microsoft and folks...
| Aug 21, 2013
Was anyone really surprised the star of "Dude, Where's My Car?" failed to pack the nation's multiplexes with his portrayal of the late Apple boss Steve Jobs?
The real summer blockbuster involving Jobs came six years ago with the debut of the iPhone....
| Aug 1, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Motorola Mobility unveiled Thursday its much-anticipated Moto X smartphone, marking the Libertyville-based company’s first flagship product launch since its acquisition by Google last year.
The new device, introduced at a press event in New York,...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:29 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Google Inc. is back on top of the tech world. Can it stay there?
For years, the technology giant grumbled while playing second fiddle to Apple Inc. and Facebook Inc. But with both rivals now on the outs with investors, Google is...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 9:46 AM
If the Samsung Galaxy S4 and the HTC One were the top smartphones of the first half of the year, then the Motorola Moto X is expected to be the star of the second half.
Motorola, a division of Google, offered new details about the device in a full-...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 2:07 PM
A report from a Canadian research organization has again raised the uncomfortable question of whether Silicon Valley's technology is being used by so-called terrorist states to repress their citizens.
On Tuesday, the University of Toronto’s...
| Feb 17, 2013
When lawmakers raised taxes on Illinois residents and businesses, they also increased corporate income tax breaks for a select group of companies.
In 2011, businesses were eligible to claim about $161 million in tax credits — double from the...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 2:26 PM
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Shares of TiVo Inc. jumped more than 8% on Thursday because of a report that the set-top box maker had reached a settlement with Google's Motorola Mobility unit.
TiVo sued Motorola last year for...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 4:30 PM
TiVo and Google have settled the patent-infringement lawsuit the DVR company filed against Motorola Mobility, which had been set to go to trial next week.
Terms of the settlement, first reported by Bloomberg, were not immediately disclosed.