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  • Nickel in early iPad likely triggered allergy in boy: study

    Nickel in early iPad likely triggered allergy in boy: study
    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Nickel in a first-generation iPad likely triggered an allergic skin reaction in an 11-year-old boy, a case that highlights an increasingly common condition linked to the rapid adoption of consumer electronics, according to a...
  • Opera Software to buy Brentwood start-up AdColony

    Opera Software to buy Brentwood start-up AdColony
    Tap to watch a TV show clip on Lifetime's iPad app, and a high-definition video ad for the Home Depot begins playing, it seems, even before your finger has left the screen. Shaving milliseconds to get that and thousands of other video ads loaded...
  • Facebook to track users' TV habits

    Beginning this fall, when Facebook users watch a TV show on a cellphone or tablet, Facebook will probably know about it. The social network will scan its databases and send the age and gender of the viewer to Nielsen, the TV ratings measurement company,...
  • AT&T executive Paul Roth keeps retail relevant

    AT&T executive Paul Roth keeps retail relevant
    Of all the innovative displays meant to make AT&T's Michigan Avenue flagship store a paragon of experiential retail, Paul Roth's favorite is a simple round table with a few bar stools. "This is the place where our associate sits down with you, powers up...
  • Apple, IBM team up to develop apps for businesses

    Apple, IBM team up to develop apps for businesses
    Thirty years after Apple took thinly veiled potshots at IBM in the now-famous 1984 Super Bowl commercial, the two companies are making nice. Tech giants Apple and IBM announced a partnership Tuesday to work together to provide business-centered apps...
  • Tollway test zone may pave way for smartphones to pay tolls

    Tollway test zone may pave way for smartphones to pay tolls
    Illinois Tollway motorists won’t exactly be guinea pigs, but they will be used to help test new technologies, including smartphones to pay for tolls, officials said today. Tollway officials approved construction of a test zone along the southbound...
  • Review: 'Sex Tape' ★ 1/2

    Review: 'Sex Tape' &#9733 1/2
    Like "2001: A Space Odyssey," Jake Kasdan's "Sex Tape" is a grim cautionary fable about the evils of technology, in this case pitting its desperate protagonists against an unseen force people refer to as "the cloud." Unlike "2001," it's also a stupid,...
  • 18,000 job cuts mark new era at Microsoft

    18,000 job cuts mark new era at Microsoft
    Microsoft Corp.'s new chief executive has signaled a new era for the company with a heavy finger on the delete key, erasing 18,000 jobs — 14% of the workforce. Six months into the job, CEO Satya Nadella is targeting a red-tape culture that has...
  • Apple's swagger returns as fever around new products builds

    Apple's swagger returns as fever around new products builds
    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...
  • Microsoft's profit takes a hit as new strategy takes shape

    The purchase of Nokia’s mobile-phone unit cut into Microsoft’s profit, but a surging cloud business and a new effort to launch its applications on a greater number of gadgets kept analysts optimistic about the company’s prospects....
  • Apple fiscal third-quarter revenue growth driven by iPhone, Mac sales

    Apple fiscal third-quarter revenue growth driven by iPhone, Mac sales
    Apple posted strong fiscal third-quarter results driven by iPhone and Mac sales. The company on Tuesday reported quarterly revenue of $37.4 billion and net profit of $7.7 billion, or $1.28 per diluted share. Analysts had expected profit of $1.23 a...