| Aug 6, 2014
| 4:21 PM
One of two bills that would legalize Internet gambling in California was shelved for the year Wednesday by Democratic state Sen. Lou Correa of Santa Ana, who said there was not enough time left in the legislative session to refine it for a vote....
| Jul 29, 2014
| 3:30 PM
Baltimore's Virtual Supermarket is up and running for the first time in about nine months under a retooled program that makes free the delivery of groceries in one of the city's food deserts.
The city relaunched the program this month with two sites in...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 1:24 PM
BitTorrent Inc., the San Francisco company behind the most popular technology for sharing files online, is branching out into a new arena: snoop-proof calling and texting.
The company announced the availability Wednesday of a preliminary, test version...
| Jun 9, 2014
The world's largest annual video game trade show, the Electronic Entertainment Expo, kicks off in downtown Los Angeles this week, […]...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 2:30 AM
February generally means two things to me: Valentine's Day and all of those President's Day mattress sales.
Other than those two oddly complementary events, February is a month best forgotten. The snow that made for a romantic white Christmas is a slushy...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 11:31 AM
Updated to correct the name of Netflix's Open Connect initiative.
Netflix Inc. has agreed to pay Comcast Corp. to ensure the online service's subscribers get seamless access to movies and TV shows delivered over the Internet, according to people...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 10:30 AM
I have been fielding a number of questions lately that go something like this: "I have just retired/I am just starting out and need help with managing my money, but it doesn't seem like most brokers or advisors want to work with smaller clients. What...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 5:00 AM
FlexJobs has released its list of Top Companies for Remote Jobs, and many companies with local operations are on the list.
But then, that doesn't matter if you're working from home.
The top 10 companies offering work-at-home or telecommuting jobs are:...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 11:21 AM
Whether you stay or go, it's smart to back up important files, photos and other information from your computer and other electronic devices.
MICROSOFT allows users to store data in the cloud with OneDrive. Once you create a free account, you...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 10:45 AM
The National Football League is launching a new digital network that will allow fans to customize content based on their favorite teams and players.
Called NFL Now, the online service will debut this summer in advance of the 2014 football season. It...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 4:30 PM
LONDON -- Rupert Murdoch's BSkyB, for more than two decades the U.K.'s dominant provider of pay TV, celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2014 but is only now facing serious competitive threats.
After seeing off such formidable rivals as Disney-owned sports...