| May 31, 2013
| 10:54 AM
One of the new Samsung tablets expected to be unveiled in late June will feature a processor built by Intel, according to Reuters.
Most Android tablets and phones have come with computer chips made by ARM Holdings. That's weakened Intel's industry...
| May 31, 2013
| 3:53 PM
Looking to make desktops more competitive in price with tablets and mobile devices, more PC makers are turning to Android.
In the latest blow to the new Microsoft Windows 8 operating system, Acer is expected to launch a second Android-based desktop next...
| Jun 5, 2013
The increase in patents in recent years shows their importance to the nation's economy but also has spawned a seamy underside that is attracting attention from regulators and policymakers.
The controversy involves the growth of patent-holding...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Apple typically introduces new products at its annual Worldwide Developers Conference, and this year, a report says that the tech giant will unveil new versions of its MacBook Air computers.
Apple news blog 9to5Mac, which has an excellent track record...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Some of the nation's biggest pay-TV distributors are seeking to secure so-called over-the-top, or OTT, rights from programmers, according to several industry executives.
The efforts, if successful, could ultimately clear the way for the demise of the...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 7:22 AM
At a recent Anne Arundel County school board meeting, members bemoaned losing one of the district's most prominent and influential leaders to a neighboring county.
They weren't talking about Superintendent Kevin Maxwell's departure to take a similar...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 6:38 AM
The bloggers at dealnews.com, a bargain shopping website, have put together a list of the best and worst things to buy in July.
Among the best deals are seasonal summer items, which are starting to hit rock-bottom prices to make way for back-to-school...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 3:37 PM
San Francisco-based Wells Fargo & Co. topped the ranks of corporate giving in 2012, climbing ahead of Wal-Mart Stores Inc., according to a new survey of 100 companies released Sunday by the Chronicle of Philanthropy.
Wells Fargo gave away $315.8 million...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 7:38 PM
Emulex Corp. in Costa Mesa designs and makes chips that help data move faster through computer servers and storage networks.
The company's Ethernet and Fibre Channel products have been built into the server and storage products of such well-known...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 3:31 PM
Unable to come to terms on a new distribution agreement, CBS-owned channels have gone dark on Time Warner Cable systems around the country, including Los Angeles and New York City.
In Los Angeles, the signals of KCBS-TV Channel 2 and KCAL-TV Channel 9...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 12:25 PM
CBS and Time Warner Cable remained locked in a bitter battle over a new distribution contract that left subscribers without access to CBS-owned properties in Los Angeles, New York City and elsewhere.
The signals for many CBS-owned media properties...