| Mar 27, 2014
| 1:51 PM
The HTC One (M8) is now on sale, and soon, it will be joined by the Samsung Galaxy S5. Along with the iPhone 5s, consumers will soon have quite a few top devices to choose from.
Here's how the three devices stack up.
Users who simply want the...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 10:00 PM
NEXT month Britons will have yet more smartphones to choose from, when devices from Wiko, a two-year-old French company, go on sale. Wiko will be hoping that its phones, which in France start at around €70 ($96), prove as popular across the Channel...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 2:08 PM
The Samsung Galaxy S5 and the Gear Fit will make their U.S. debuts on Friday.
The GS5 is the latest version of Samsung's flagship phone, while the Gear Fit is a brand new product aimed at consumers who are interested in tracking their fitness.
| Oct 28, 2013
| 9:55 AM
LG has finally unveiled its long-rumored curved-screen smartphone, and it's got a few interesting arguments for why you should consider purchasing the unusually shaped device.
The South Korean company announced the device, the LG G Flex, Monday after...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, led a big rise in philanthropy among the wealthy in 2013 as the number of gifts of at least $1 million climbed 57%, according to a report by the Chronicle of Philanthropy.
| Dec 10, 2013
| 10:38 AM
Broadcom Corp., an Irvine company that makes chips used in popular tech gadgets including Apple Inc.’s iPhone and iPad, says sales this quarter will be higher than it initially forecast.
The company said in a statement Tuesday that it expected...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 11:55 AM
A new stock index was launched Wednesday to help investors keep track of the investing strategies of some of the smartest minds on Wall Street.
The iBillionaire index lists 30 large-cap stocks owned by billionaire investors, including Warren Buffett,...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Kathy Thomson, the president and chief operating officer of the Los Angeles Times, announced that she is leaving the newspaper at the end of this month.
In an email to the staff, Thomson said she is departing for “another challenging opportunity&...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 10:36 AM
If you’re thinking of buying an Android smartphone, look no further than the Nexus 5.
Google’s new flagship smartphone, with its all-around features, is a powerful alternate to Apple's iPhone 5s and Samsung's Galaxy S4.
The Nexus 5 went on...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 4:13 PM
The company: Qualcomm Inc.
Headquarters: San Diego
Leadership: Paul E. Jacobs, chief executive since 2005
Fiscal 2013 revenue: $24.9 billion
Fiscal 2013 net income: $6.9 billion
Stock price: $76.28 at Friday'...
| 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...