| May 5, 2014
| 11:23 AM
Matthew Weiner owes the estate of Stanley Kubrick a few royalties.
“The Monolith,” an episode about technological anxiety that draws both its name and its central metaphor from the enigmatic 1968 sci-fi classic (which was, in turn, based...
| May 8, 2014
| 10:48 AM
As is inevitable in an election debate, the Democratic candidates for Maryland governor stated as facts some things that, to put it kindly, could use a bit more context. We'll parse three of them for you.
Brown on the health exchange
| Jul 15, 2014
| 4:46 PM
Thirty years after Apple took thinly veiled potshots at IBM in the now-famous 1984 Super Bowl commercial, the two companies are making nice.
Tech giants Apple and IBM announced a partnership Tuesday to work together to provide business-centered apps...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 4:29 PM
International Business Machines Corp anunció que se asociará con Apple Inc para vender iPhones e iPads equipados con aplicaciones para clientes empresariales, a sólo dos días de la presentación de sus resultados.
Las aplicaciones estarán orientadas a...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 5:22 PM
Microsoft Corp.'s new chief executive has signaled a new era for the company with a heavy finger on the delete key, erasing 18,000 jobs — 14% of the workforce.
Six months into the job, CEO Satya Nadella is targeting a red-tape culture that has...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Writer, producer and director John Fasano died in his sleep Saturday night. He was 52.
In a career that career spanned more than 25 years, Fasano had more than 40 credits on feature films and primetime television as a writer, director or producer.
| Jul 10, 2014
| 10:29 AM
The Hong Kong-based parent company of the luxury Langham hotel in Chicago is looking to build a second hotel here after losing a bid to buy Oprah's studios in the West Loop and construct one there, Langham Hospitality Group CEO Bob Warman said in an...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 9:51 PM
It's strange to walk the streets of Seattle and San Jose, two of the world's great software capitals, and see people behaving like machines. I'm referring to jaywalking or, more precisely, the lack of it. You see packs of knowledge workers huddled on...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 5:30 AM
"It's difficult to believe in something when your knowledge is so limited," Joe says to John as he gives him an update on the Cardiff PC design.
John has been doing his best to educate himself to the new world that Joe has thrust him into, but he...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Veteran studio executive John Calkins has joined AMC Theatres as its president of programming, the exhibitor said Monday.
Calkins has deep ties to the major studios, having served as executive vice president of digital distribution and commercial...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 2:37 PM
Bar codes turn 40 this week, but they aren’t over the hill yet.
It was a Thursday morning when the first unique sticker of white and black lines facilitated the purchase of a 10-pack of Juicy Fruit gum, from Chicago-based Wm. Wrigley Jr. Co. The...