| 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...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 6:18 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Google's deal to sell its Motorola Mobility unit to Lenovo for $2.9 billion delivered a double-barreled shocker to the tech industry as the sale promised to scramble the playing field for mobile devices.
The transaction marks an...
| 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.
| Mar 20, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Twentieth Century Fox and Samsung Electronics announced a partnership Thursday in which both companies will work together to create a secure way to deliver Ultra HD movies and TV shows through smart TVs.
The electronics industry is putting considerable...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 8:30 PM
The Intl. 3D & Advanced Imaging Society has announced its 2014-15 officers and board of governors.
Mike DeValue, director of advanced technology at the Walt Disney Studios, and Tom Cosgrove, CEO of 3net Studios, will serve as co-chairs.
| Jul 23, 2014
| 6:04 AM
Despite its ecosystem of products, Apple's business relies heavily on the sales of iPhones. In the third quarter results reported on Tuesday, iPhone sales were 52.7% of revenue.
But what's the second most important business? That's harder to answer, and...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 3:58 PM
Under Armour might start collaborating with smartphone maker Samsung Electronics Co. on wearable fitness devices, according to a South Korean news report.
Yonhap News Agency cited market sources in a Wednesday report that said the de facto heir of the...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:00 AM
It would be unfair to say that Apple has got its mojo back this summer, since I'm sure the company and many of its fans would say it never lost it. But as the tech giant prepares to release third quarter earnings Tuesday, it's certainly riding some...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 1:51 PM
As if it didn't have its hands in enough product categories already, Samsung will reportedly unveil a virtual-reality headset in September.
The South Korean giant will announce the Gear VR at the IFA electronics trade show in Germany, where it is also...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 7:19 AM
Bookseller Barnes & Noble Inc said it would spin off its Nook tablets and college books business, sending its shares up about 8 percent in early trading.
The Nook business has cost the company hundreds of millions of dollars as it tried to keep pace...