| 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...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Kathy Thomson, the former president and chief operating officer of the Los Angeles Times, has become chief marketing officer and executive vice president at the satellite radio company Sirius XM Holdings Inc.
Thomson will report directly to SiriusXM's...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 5:11 PM
Qualcomm Inc., a San Diego maker of chips for mobile phones, promoted Chief Operating Officer Steve Mollenkopf to chief executive after he was reported to be a candidate for the top job at Microsoft Corp.
Mollenkopf, 44, will become CEO on March 4,...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 10:27 AM
There appears to be no better way to get your current company to show just how much it loves you than by becoming the source of rumors that you're in the running to be the next CEO of Microsoft.
On Thursday came word via Bloomberg that Qualcomm Chief...
| May 1, 2013
| 8:52 AM
LG, the latest phone manufacturer to launch a flagship smartphone in the last month, said its Optimus G Pro will go on sale May 10 in stores exclusively through AT&T.
The LG Optimus G Pro, already available in other parts of the world, is a mammoth...
| May 9, 2013
| 8:57 AM
The U.S. and South Korean versions of the Samsung Galaxy S 4 may look the same, but inside they have different parts, and the cost to build them is different too, according to a report.
IHS, an analytics company, released its price breakdown on the...
| May 13, 2013
| 12:19 PM
Knowing there's a lot of interest in waterproof smartphones, Sony has been coming out with devices that not only can survive an accidental drop in the toilet but actually be used underwater. It's latest, the Xperia ZR, can even record HD video while...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 9:10 AM
Smartphone users who like the fingerprint scanning feature on the iPhone 5s but want a bigger screen might want to check out the newly unveiled HTC One Max.
The device, introduced Monday, features a humongous 5.9-inch screen. The phone comes in a...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Hoping to get a jump on its rivals, Nokia announced early Tuesday that it will be rolling out a tablet running the Windows operating system and two smartphones with whopping 6-inch screens.
The Finnish phone maker also said that popular apps Instagram...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 9:00 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...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 12:50 PM
After countless leaks, Google has finally formally unveiled its new Nexus 5 smartphone, and it arrives just in time for the holiday shopping season.
The LG-built device comes a month after Google sold out of its predecessor, the Nexus 4. Around the same...