| May 23, 2014
| 5:16 AM
The dollar amount is now on the record. Apple, Google and other tech giants accused of artificially suppressing wages by conspiring not to poach each other's talent have agreed to settle a lawsuit filed by their employees for $324.5 million.
| May 25, 2014
| 4:00 PM
By charging five Chinese military officers with hacking into U.S. corporations on behalf of Chinese industry, the Obama administration claims it is taking a tough step to protect the intellectual property of American companies. In fact, the move isn't...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 9:34 AM
Google, Microsoft, Facebook and several other tech giants have teamed to create an initiative that will be used to fund important open-source projects that are in need of financial assistance such as OpenSSL, which was recently plagued by the discovery of...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Mick Ebeling arrived in Sudan with little more than a toolbox, rolls of plastic and two microwave-size 3-D printers.
He had endured a weeklong journey from Los Angeles, with stops in London, Johannesburg and Nairobi before reaching Juba, the capital...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Google gave developers an early look at Android TV at its I/O conference Wednesday, its newest attempt to let Android-based devices work better with HDTVs, set-tops and other entertainment systems.
For Google, the Android TV platform -- which includes...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 10:33 AM
The price for a new iMac has fallen by $200 but the new model will have a slower processor and less storage space, Apple announced Wednesday.
The new entry-level 21.5-inch iMac desktop starts at $1,099 and will come with a 1.4GHz dual-core Intel...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 10:02 AM
The curled metal fixtures set to go up on a handful of Michigan Avenue light poles later this summer may look like delicate pieces of sculpture, but researchers say they'll provide a big step forward in the way Chicago understands itself by observing...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Netflix's profit jumped dramatically in the fourth quarter as it added more than 4 million subscribers around the globe, bringing its total to more than 44 million members.
The streaming giant posted profit of $48 million, or 79 cents per share, an...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Now that we've stowed
all the holiday bags,the boxes, the toys,the gift-giving tags,your Practical Investorgot a Grinchy-Grinch thoughtthat has something to do withthe stocks that she's bought.You see, in the processof...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:30 AM
The Muppets have hitched a ride to the Super Bowl in a Toyota.
In a partnership that shows that studios don't always have to spend $4 million on a 30-second ad during the Big Game to promote a movie, Disney has offered Kermit the Frog and his felt...
| Dec 5, 2013
Name: Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11S
What it is: a laptop computer with a flip-and-fold hinge that allows the 11.6-inch HD touch-screen display to flex 360 degrees away from its keyboard for use as a tablet or video monitor. Yoga 11S features a speedy Intel...