| Jun 4, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Luminari Capital, a small Silicon Valley venture-capital firm focused on digital video that counts Rupert Murdoch's BSkyB among its backers, has revealed its initial six investments -- and founder and managing partner Daniel Leff said he's planning to...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 12:04 PM
When it comes to pay, internships can be a struggle -- that is, of course, unless you work at one of the world's top tech companies.
Nineteen out of the top 25 highest-paying companies for internships come from the tech industry, according to a Friday...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 10:49 AM
Apple released its annual supplier responsibility report Thursday, drawing praise from Greenpeace for steps the company has taken to reduce use of conflict minerals in its products.
"Apple's increased transparency about its suppliers is becoming a...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Few companies have benefited more from the explosion of the wireless market and the increasing sophistication of cellphones than Qualcomm Inc.
The San Diego semiconductor and telecommunications company is the world's leading designer and seller of chips...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Susan Wojcicki, one of the earliest Google employees who's currently senior VP of ads and commerce, will become the next head of YouTube, according to reports.
Wojcicki, 45, will replace Salar Kamangar, senior VP of YouTube and video, who is expected...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Ultra HD, the next big thing in television, should be priced affordably by this Christmas. But gaming on these new Smart TVs, which offer four times (hence the other name, 4K) the fidelity of HD TVs, won't just be the realm of Sony's...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 4:02 PM
Alex. Brown Realty, Inc. a private real estate investment manager, has bought a five-acre site in Oregon with plans for a 140-room Marriott Residence Inn.
ABR and its partners, Portland-based Hillsboro Hotel Development and Texas-based Huntington...
| May 29, 2014
| 2:34 PM
South River High School sophomores Allison Marie Raines and Sally Albright recently discovered what happens when you combine an interest in chemistry with a passion for protecting Chesapeake Bay oysters.
The result was a first prize for environmental...
| May 30, 2014
| 6:25 PM
Four white guys and an Indian. A male Indian. That's the central cast of the new HBO hit sitcom “Silicon Valley.” The race and gender breakdown only slightly exaggerates the makeup of Silicon Valley's actual workforce.
Google Inc. recently...
| May 15, 2014
| 10:30 AM
DigiTour Media, a startup that produces concerts and events featuring YouTube stars, has received funding from strategic investors Ryan Seacrest and Advance Publications, parent company of CondÃ© Nast.
Terms of the transactions were not disclosed. L.A.-...
| May 15, 2014
| 10:10 PM
Hollywood, meet Hadaia Ezzuldin. She's 14 and is in booth PH070 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
A ninth-grader from Erbil, Iraq, Hadaia was watching an Arabic-language romantic comedy called "Omar & Salma 2" when it dawned on her that she was...