| Jul 2, 2014
| 3:07 PM
Supermarket giant Kroger Co. wants to beef up its Internet operations.
The operator of Ralphs and Food 4 Less said Wednesday that it is buying Vitacost.com, an online seller of vitamins and other health-oriented products, for $280 million. Kroger...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 5:39 PM
One week after Google started implementing a high court's order providing a "right to be forgotten," Europeans are starting to discover what mischief the court has invited.
The Guardian reported Wednesday on several of its stories that had gone...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 12:30 AM
HONG KONG - Multiple services operated by Google are being disrupted in China ahead of this week's 25th anniversary of the bloody 1989 incident in Tiananmen Square.
Access from within mainland China appears to be blocked not only to Google's search...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 7:54 PM
Brandon Mamone works on his science-fiction-themed paintings in a studio with a coveted feature: a window that lets in a lot of natural light. The Art Center College of Design student said he was lucky to get the space in the college's new building in...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 10:52 AM
The world's largest annual video game trade show, the Electronic Entertainment Expo, kicks off in downtown Los Angeles this week, […]...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 2:36 PM
The National Security Agency denied a report that it has exploited the "Heartbleed" bug to spy on consumers for the past two years.
"NSA was not aware of the recently identified vulnerability in OpenSSL, the so-called Heartbleed vulnerability, until...
| May 27, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Apparently unfazed by the current congressional proposal to undo its earlier airline passenger protection rules, the Department of Transportation proposed a set of new, additional consumer protections. The most important deals with fees: DoT proposes that...
| Apr 1, 2014
If you're headed for Europe this summer, CheapAir.com says, "Buy as soon as you can." That's based on actual ticket prices in CheapAir's database for this year and last, and it contradicts some earlier findings about buying long-haul international trips...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 12:57 PM
Following the discovery of a major bug known as "Heartbleed," Tumblr has sent out a note encouraging users to change the passwords for all of their online accounts immediately.
The Heartbleed bug makes it possible for hackers to retrieve code from...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Twitter users are reporting that numerous tweets have begun to disappear, including the most retweeted picture of all time: Ellen DeGeneres' Oscars selfie.
Users of the popular microblogging service began tweeting the disappearance of various tweets...
| May 15, 2014
| 7:55 AM
Orlando-based digital marketing firm .Com Marketing has been acquired by Cedar Falls, Iowa-based direct marketing agency EdgeCore.
Despite the new ownership, .Com Marketing will be staying in Orlando and won’t change its name, a spokeswoman for...