posted: 08/21/2014 2:35 a.m.
Apple's stock touched a new high Wednesday, reflecting investors' renewed faith in CEO Tim Cook's ability to outwit the competition and expand the technological hit factory built by the late Steve Jobs.
posted: 08/20/2014 2:23 a.m.
Verizon Communications Inc. recaptured the wireless speed crown it lost to AT&T a year earlier, after adding capacity to relieve network congestion that lowered service quality in major cities such as New York.
posted: 08/18/2014 2:15 a.m.
NEW YORK -- Amazon.com is taking direct aim at mobile payment systems with the introduction of the Amazon Local Register, a credit card processing device and mobile app designed to let small-business owners accept payments through their smartphones and tablets.
posted: 08/18/2014 2:14 a.m.
Keeping track of billions of dollars of equipment that's constantly on the move is one of the oil and gas industry's toughest challenges.
posted: 08/18/2014 2:12 a.m.
A huge group of self-organizing robots has emerged from Harvard. But don't worry, they're pretty tiny and quite harmless (for now).
posted: 08/18/2014 2:09 a.m.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Lat Ware pauses to straighten his jacket and organize the chaos in his mind. For Ware, who has attention deficit disorder, standing in the halls of a gaming conference as people rush by can feel like being in a hurricane of humanity.
posted: 08/18/2014 2:08 a.m.
This is one of the tastiest reviews I've ever done.
posted: 08/18/2014 2:07 a.m.
When a reader wanted to divide long audio tracks into segments for public talks, we suggested he try Audacity, a free program.
posted: 08/18/2014 2:04 a.m.
Facebook Inc. will let advertisers know where a promotion was first viewed and when it led to a purchase by tracking users between their electronic devices, a tool that may reignite privacy concerns.
posted: 08/18/2014 2:02 a.m.
Think of Sony and games, and it's likely PlayStation that comes to mind. But the company has also had big success making online games for 18 years through its Sony Online Entertainment division.
posted: 08/18/2014 2:01 a.m.
IBM announces brainlike computer chip
posted: 08/14/2014 2:33 a.m.
Cisco Systems Inc. is cutting 6,000 jobs, or 8 percent of its workforce, as it faces weak sales in emerging markets and a slump in demand from telecommunications-service providers.
posted: 08/11/2014 2:08 a.m.
MINNEAPOLIS -- Forget the weather and politics. As thousands of Minnesota farmers gathered recently for the big Farmfest trade show, the real buzz was overhead.
posted: 08/11/2014 2:07 a.m.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Along with their replica jerseys, homemade signs and foam "We're No. 1" fingers, football fans will want to take one other essential piece of gear when they attend games at the new Levi's Stadium: a smartphone.
posted: 08/11/2014 2:06 a.m.
Samsung Electronics Co., the global leader in mobile-phone sales, is being outflanked in the two biggest markets by newcomers catering to domestic tastes.