| May 26, 2013
From digitally printed textiles to stylish tech gadgets and even wearable computing, the ever-growing partnership of fashion and technology is catapulting the design world into a whole new dimension.
Evidence was everywhere at the New York fall-winter...
| May 30, 2013
| 1:47 PM
Sony President and Chief Executive Kazuo Hirai said his company is taking "a serious look" at a proposal from an activist investor to take part of the company's entertainment business public.
"It's something that's been discussed at the board level, and...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 5:16 PM
With BlackBerry's latest upheaval, the troubled company is again facing pressure to ditch its smartphones.
In a stunning turn of events, BlackBerry announced Monday that a tentative deal to sell itself to a Canadian financial services holding company...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 9:00 AM
The Kickstarter-born Pebble smartwatch will go on sale in Best Buy stores Sunday, marking the device's retail debut.
Pebble said the smartwatch will sell for $150. The device can be purchased now from Best Buy's website.
The smartwatch can connect...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 4:13 PM
A Samsung vice president used Twitter to update the world after surviving the Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 crash at San Francisco International Airport.
David Eun was a passenger on the flight from Seoul that crashed while landing Saturday.
| Jul 16, 2013
| 2:25 PM
She was sitting quietly on a Connecticut Transit bus in Hamden last year, talking on her cell.
A man got up as the bus pulled up to a stop. As he passed, he snatched the phone from the woman's hand and jumped off just before the bus pulled away from the...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 12:07 PM
Consumers who purchased laptops, flat-screen televisions or computer monitors with LCD screens from 1999 to 2006 could get money back, thanks to a $1.1 billion settlement.
But consumers and businesses have less than a month to file claims at LCDclass.com...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 8:23 AM
Bankrupt Eastman Kodak Co. said it will sell about 1,100 digital-imaging patents to a group that includes Apple Inc., Google Inc. and Facebook Inc., for about $525 million.
The consortium of 12 companies, led by Intellectual Ventures and RPX Corp., also...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 11:04 AM
Samsung Electronics, the Korean giant known for making TVs and cellphones, has launched a digital music streaming service in the U.S. that would compete with the likes of well established rivals Spotify and Rhapsody.
While the service, dubbed Music Hub,...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 1:30 PM
SAN JOSE -- After Steve Jobs introduced the iPhone in January 2007, Samsung had two choices: It could beat Apple fairly in the marketplace, or it could make a copycat smartphone.
That's what lawyer Harold J. McElhinny asserted during Apple's opening...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 4:48 PM
Shares of Apple Inc. rose in after-hours trading Friday following a California jury’s verdict that Samsung Electronics Co. violated several Apple patents. The jury awarded Apple more than $1 billion in damages.
The stock rose nearly $12 a share...