| Sep 8, 2014
| 12:30 PM
This should be Apple's time to bask in the media limelight. The tech giant this week unveils a pair of new iPhone models -- with bigger screen sizes, along with a wearable device, dubbed the iWatch -- the first debut product under company topper Tim Cook....
| Jan 6, 2014
| 4:21 PM
LAS VEGAS -- As expected, talk of the smart home has been a big topic on the second day of the International Consumer Electronics Show. The Times previewed this trend a couple of weeks ago.
In a show so far lacking any startling product breakthroughs,...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 6:55 PM
LAS VEGAS — Local resident Tony Holdip stood admiring the latest technological lust object on display at the world's largest consumer electronics show as a friend joined a crowd of amateur photographers snapping pictures of the immense 110-inch...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 2:51 PM
LAS VEGAS -- Samsung is betting big on ultra-high-definition televisions.
So big, in fact, that HS Kim, executive vice president of Samsung's visual display business, is predicting that ultra-HD sets will soon dominate the consumer market, eclipsing...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 5:55 PM
Apple Inc. agreed to refund customers $32.5 million to settle a complaint over mobile phone apps bought by children, prompting consumer advocates to call for a broader crackdown against deceptive practices by big wireless companies.
"This is a warning...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 3:30 AM
Reports: No reports scheduled
Local earnings: Amcol International, W.W. Grainger
Other earnings: Bristol Myers Squibb, Kimberly-Clark, Honeywell International, Proctor& Gamble, Samsung Electronics, Xerox
| May 2, 2014
| 12:38 PM
Samsung and Sony are going head to head with new in-store entertainment shops at hundreds of Best Buy locations nationwide.
Samsung will launch 500 Samsung Entertainment Experience areas at Best Buy stores, while Sony will open 350 Sony Experience at...
| May 2, 2014
| 8:31 PM
SAN JOSE — A federal jury has handed a symbolic victory to Samsung by ordering the South Korean smartphone maker to pay only a fraction of the damages that Apple had requested in the rivals' high-profile patent trial.
After several days of...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Aereo markets itself with the simple motto, "Watch Live TV Online."
The technology is new; the concept, not so much.
The mantra for the digital age has been to give consumers what they want, anywhere and anytime they want it.
But when it comes to...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Nick Stepka knew what gift would make his daughter's third birthday a hit, and it wasn't a toy or doll.
He gave her a tablet — not a sleek new iPad or a hand-me-down Samsung, but one specifically designed and marketed for little ones. It even came...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 3:18 PM
SAN JOSE -- Setting aside all the technicalities of patent law and intricate technologies in smartphones, the second trial involving Apple and Samsung comes down to each side trying to stick the other with an unflattering label.