posted: 03/12/2014 3:05 a.m.
QUOTE OF THE DAY “We have no problems with this. These 10 factories will implement the recommended corrective measures without hampering their production.” Shahidullah Azim, Vice president, Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association
posted: 03/11/2014 2:37 a.m.
To hear Ohio car dealers tell it, the sleek Tesla Motors Inc. showroom that opened last year in a Columbus mall is a threat to a bedrock U.S. institution.
posted: 03/10/2014 3:32 a.m.
NEW YORK — With hackers putting top technology executives under severe pressure, the sudden departure of Target’s chief information officer in the wake of the company’s pre-Christmas data breach has only ratcheted up the stress.
posted: 03/10/2014 3:30 a.m.
WASHINGTON — Signals emitted by smartphones leave a digital trail that retailers can follow to find out how long shoppers linger in front of a sales rack or languish in a checkout line.
posted: 03/10/2014 3:29 a.m.
Long before the dawn of the pacifier, parents of newborns and toddlers found ways to use surrounding resources to help soothe and distract tots into precious moments of peace.
posted: 03/10/2014 3:28 a.m.
WASHINGTON — Aerial photographers, surveyors and filmmakers who want to fly small drones in U.S. airspace are able to rejoice after a judge dealt a setback to efforts by federal regulators to rein in use of the unmanned aircraft.
posted: 03/10/2014 3:25 a.m.
Time to trash the trackpad. I’ve never been a fan of the trackpad on my computer. It’s small and not terribly easy to use in navigating a computer screen, though I do like the touch sensitivity. But my computer desk is crowded, so adding a huge mouse is more trouble than it’s worth.
posted: 03/10/2014 3:24 a.m.
Facebook will pay $19 billion to buy WhatsApp. What’s up with that?
posted: 03/10/2014 3:22 a.m.
Google barge docks in Stockton, Calif.
posted: 03/10/2014 3:21 a.m.
CUPERTINO, Calif. — Apple announced last week that select car manufacturers will soon begin offering Car-Play, the tech giant’s attempt to fully integrate the iPhone and its Siri voice-activation system into the dashboard of users’ automobiles.
posted: 03/10/2014 3:20 a.m.
LOS ANGELES — Google Chairman Eric Schmidt said his company is experimenting with automation in ways that will “replace a lot of the repetitive behavior in our lives.”
posted: 03/08/2014 1:56 a.m.
QUOTE OF THE DAY “Import growth will increase as the economy expands. Any widening in the trade deficit is going to be largely transitional. The trade deficit is likely to remain relatively contained this year.” Scott Brown, Raymond James & Associates Inc. chief economist
posted: 03/07/2014 2:06 a.m.
QUOTE OF THE DAY “The overall trend here is positive and consistent with a gradually improving job market. We have stemmed the bleeding in layoffs, what remains is to add jobs.” Gennadiy Goldberg, TD Securities USA LLC U.S. strategist
posted: 03/04/2014 1:14 a.m.
TOKYO — The Tokyo bitcoin exchange that filed for bankruptcy protection blamed theft through hacking for its losses, and said it had an expert investigating the possible theft Monday.
posted: 03/03/2014 2:33 a.m.
Lawmakers in at least six states are considering legislation that would bar motorists from using Google Glass, the eyewear device that can access the Internet and take photos with a blink.