| Jun 23, 2014
| 1:14 PM
In a city short on parking and flush with tech millionaires, an app that enabled motorists to auction off their public parking spaces to nearby drivers may have been inevitable.
According to San Francisco’s city attorney, it's also illegal.
| Jun 24, 2014
| 10:20 AM
New iPhones with screen sizes of 4.7 inches and 5.5 inches, far larger than the iPhone 5s and its 4-inch display, are set for production in July and for sale as early as September, Bloomberg reported.
Citing anonymous sources familiar with Apple Inc.&...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 2:31 PM
WASHINGTON — As President Obama pushes ahead on a strategy for confronting climate change that relies heavily on energy efficiency, some Americans may see flashbacks of Jimmy Carter trying to persuade them to wear an extra sweater and turn down...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 10:43 AM
Dr. Dre has popped his Hollywood Hills West home on the market at $35 million.
The contemporary estate he just listed has 9,696 square feet of living space including a library/media room, a den, a wine cellar, six bedrooms and nine bathrooms.
| Jun 27, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Apple has ceased development of Aperture, its photo-editing program for professional users and amateur enthusiasts.
The Cupertino, Calif., tech giant said it would instead focus on the upcoming Photos for OS X announced earlier this month that will...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 5:44 PM
European Union officials, taking a tough stance on tax evasion, launched an investigation into whether Ireland and two other member nations were providing improper tax breaks to Apple Inc., Starbucks Corp. and a unit of Fiat Group.
| Jun 11, 2014
| 3:59 PM
Tuesday's ruling by Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Rolf Treu declaring all sorts of job protections for teachers "unconstitutional" is being hailed by a certain category of education activists.
What's curious about this is that they seem to...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 7:40 AM
Apple Inc. is expected to announce updated operating systems for its desktop computers and mobile devices -- Mac OSX 10.10 and IOS 8 -- at its annual developers conference starting Monday in San Francisco.
The company is expected to also introduce...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 6:39 AM
Broadcom Corp. said it will explore strategic options for its cellular baseband business, including a possible sale.
The company has hired JPMorgan Chase & Co. to assist. A sale or wind-down of the business is expected to reduce expenses by about $700...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 8:17 PM
Every fall, economics teacher Louis Stewart puts aside the textbooks and gives his students at Centennial High School in Compton a lesson in Dr. Dre 101.
He pulls out the Forbes magazine list of America's richest celebrities and points to Dr. Dre, who...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:06 PM
Amazon.com Inc. has joined the hotly contested online music streaming business by launching its own service that is free of ads but light on songs.
Prime Music is available free for subscribers of Amazon Prime, the company's $99-a-year membership...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 11:50 AM
When it comes to cloud services, Apple has been lagging behind its rivals for quite a while, but on Monday, the tech titan took some steps to play catch-up.
Most notably, Apple announced that it plans to drop the price of cloud storage plans later...