| May 20, 2011
Q: I will be in the market for a new home PC, as well as will my significant other. I need to have some consulting assistance in choosing a PC and external hard drives, not only for backup but for maintaining my vast file of photos, which I have been busy...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 4:57 PM
That download of an Angry Birds app, Katy Perry song, or "Captain America" movie could end up costing consumers more, thanks to a "digital products" tax proposal that's being pushed in Annapolis this year by Gov. Martin O'Malley.
The bill is part of a...
| Jan 9, 2008
I was deeply disturbed by The Times editorial on malls as free-speech zones, both for its content and for the clear conflict of interest.
Years ago, almost every locality had its own independent newspaper and often several newspapers. The small...
| Nov 23, 2008
Belgian pop artist Guy Peellaert, whose surreal pictures for the 1972 cult book "Rock Dreams" brought him worldwide attention and led him to design album covers for the Rolling Stones and David Bowie, has died. He was 74.
| May 1, 2009
Ex-college football player, coach
Nate DeFrancisco, 89, a UCLA football player from 1939 to 1941 who became a football coach and an administrator at Riverside City College, died in his sleep Tuesday in Fairview, Texas, said his wife,...
| Oct 14, 2009
Anne Friedberg, a USC professor who broadened the study of cinema by emphasizing its relationship to other visually oriented fields, including architecture, art history and digital media, died Friday at her home in the Hollywood Hills. She was 57.
| Jul 2, 2007
WHO SPEAKS for the rich? Who will stand up for the right of a Rodeo Drive shopper to purchase accessories that are safely beyond the price range of some bargain-hunting slob in the heartland? This pressing issue was settled by the Supreme Court at the end...
| Feb 11, 2010
| 11:23 AM
Many homeowners including a good handful of builders and developers are still under the impression that green building is expensive. But research shows just the opposite. Then there's 'green washing,' a term that describes misleading environmental...
| Nov 27, 2009
| 7:16 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Black Friday is here and the rush is on to grab some holiday deals.
There are several websites site devoted to Black Friday deals.
| Aug 4, 2007
WHEN Los Angeles Times sportswriter Mike Penner revealed in a recent column that he'd soon be changing his name to Christine Daniels, the piece quickly became the No. 1 draw on the newspaper's website.
From across cyberspace the readers came....
| Jun 29, 2008
NEXT month, shoppers will be able to walk into H&M and buy a nautical-inspired minidress designed by 21-year-old Beau Fornillos, who created the sporty frock using a computer video game.
Fornillos isn't a professional fashion designer. He built the dress...