| Sep 23, 2013
| 12:38 PM
The world's first OLED television, Sony's XEL-1, was a low-resolution model with an 11-inch screen that cost $2,500 when it arrived several years ago.
At that size and price, it didn't make the wish list of many Black Friday shoppers that year. Yet...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 4:30 PM
As Disney readies to release its animated "Cars"-spinoff "Planes" next month, the studio has a high-flying promotional partner in American Airlines.
Disney and the airline are collaborating on a campaign that includes traditional media buys, promotions...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 6:30 AM
While it's not unusual for networks to stream the pilots of their new series online before they launch in the fall, ABC has also taken to the skies to promote its new comedy "Trophy Wife."
The network is currently airing the first episode of the comedy...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 10:30 AM
In a deal that could herald a wave of consolidation in the online video biz, YouTube multichannel network company Maker Studios on Friday officially announced the acquisition of digital media firm Blip.
Word of the deal leaked two weeks ago after Maker...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 12:46 PM
British billionaire Richard Branson's commercial space venture Virgin Galactic took one step closer to carrying tourists into space with its latest supersonic test flight.
On Thursday, the company's rocket plane went Mach 1.43 in the skies above the...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 11:12 AM
The Transportation and Security Administration plans to roll out its PreCheck faster screening program to 60 more airports, including those in Burbank, Ontario and Long Beach, by the end of 2013, according to a TSA statement. Other California airports...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Travelers at Midway Airport will have the option to participate in a speedier and less hassling security screening process by the end of the year, the Transportation Security Administration announced Wednesday.
The PreCheck expedited-screening program...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 11:36 AM
Daniel Porter, the former chief executive of the mobile game studio OMGPOP, has been named head of talent agency WME's digital department, the company said Tuesday.
Porter began working out of the Beverly Hills-based agency's New York office on Tuesday....
| Aug 31, 2013
Three years ago I bought a $200,000 ticket to fly into space aboard Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic.
I chose the "poor man's" option, which requires only a 10 percent deposit. Three months before I fly, I will raid my 401(k) for the remaining $180,000...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Saints Row IV
Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PC
3.5 stars out of 4
Video games often work as virtual power fantasies that give players jobs and abilities they don’t have in real life, but nearly every other game now pales to “Saints Row IV”...
| Aug 18, 2013
We share a deep and abiding passion for and fascination with the ocean that has led us since childhood to wander the world under the waves. We also share an increasing concern that the health of the ocean is rapidly deteriorating under the strain of human...