| Jun 5, 2013
| 9:48 AM
All eyes have been on Apple in anticipation of its 'iRadio' music streaming service this week.
But while Pandora's potential rival secures licensing deals with record companies, Pandora itself is increasing its own offerings.
The Oakland company...
| May 17, 2013
| 8:00 AM
For decades we've been watching TV. Now a new generation of televisions is beginning to watch us.
Technological advances are giving the old clunky "boob tube" an I.Q. injection. Some of the new breed of smart TVs comes equipped with facial recognition...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 6:58 PM
In anticipation of our move to a new house, my husband blurted out something quite shocking.
"I think we should just drop cable."
Well, since I assumed cable television was necessary for his sports-watching hobby, and he assumed that I was beholden to...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 12:45 PM
Connecticut is experiencing a Japanese renaissance. That's easy to see in greater Hartford, where a Hibachi restaurant just moved into Prospect Plaza, Umi in Blue Back Square has brought conveyor belt sushi to the region, and the line at Ichiban was...
| May 31, 2011
| 2:32 AM
U.S. Representative Anthony Weiner has some explaining to do.
Weiner says he is a victim of Twitter hacking, but biggovernment.com doesn't agree. The website reported early Saturday that a vulgar picture was sent from Weiner's personal twitter account...
| May 1, 2012
| 6:41 AM
Last May, Da'Vine Joy Randolph graduated from the Yale School of Drama, unclear what her future as an actor would hold.
On Tuesday morning, she was nominated as best featured actor in a musical for her performance in "Ghost: The Musical," in a role of...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 10:00 PM
After doing constant press for her new movie, “The Art of Getting By,” Emma Roberts is “over” questions about her aunt, Julia Roberts. That’s a bummer, since I was so looking forward to asking what tooth-brushing secrets Aunt...
| Oct 4, 2010
| 4:35 PM
Google's TV service, which will roll out this month on devices made by Sony and Logitech, will include content from Amazon, Netflix and Twitter as the Internet search giant attempts to merge Internet content with television programming. "One of our......
| Oct 12, 2010
| 9:33 PM
The battle for the set-top box is an ancient one, meaning in consumer technology terms it dates back two decades or so. First, decoder boxes became necessary to unscramble your cable signal, then to provide you with premium services such......
| Oct 13, 2010
| 4:34 PM
It's on. We've got temptations, gameplay, strategies, trash talking, a red line, a shifting yellow line, bull's-eyes: The honeymoon is over. The one payoff that we didn't get -- so disappointing -- was a Bob-and-Jillian freakout when they learned how........
| Oct 15, 2010
| 4:34 AM
On Thursday night, "30 Rock" took over 30 Rock. "Does it seem weird in here?" That's the question Jack asks Liz in the opening scene of Thursday night's much-hyped live episode. "Everything looks like Mexican soap opera," he says. And......