| Aug 18, 2013
— There's really no better way to see a place than by foot.
Even if the path is 26.2 miles and goes over a 13,800-foot mountain pass.
And it's a race.
Running a marathon in June along the Inca Trail, high in the Peruvian Andes, seemed like a...
| 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...
| 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...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 9:10 AM
DUBAI (Reuters) - Syria's civil war and political strife in Egypt have thrown up new battlegrounds on the Web and driven a surge in cyber attacks in the Middle East, according to a leading Internet security company.
More than half of incidents in the...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 5:15 AM
"Tomorrow's Harvest," the fourth album by Scottish ambient electronic duo Boards of Canada, begins with the sound of an audio logo, a quick "Intel inside"-suggestive mnemonic that vanishes as quickly as it arrives. The tones are followed by a moment of...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 7:22 AM
After the coffee. Before waiting for the Great Pumpkin.
The Skinny: My Miley Cyrus costume didn't arrive in time so I guess I'll just have to stay home this Halloween and watch "It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown" unless one of my loyal readers...
| 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...