| Jun 19, 2013
| 10:56 AM
The five Los Angeles-area "pre-emerging designers" competing in Saturday's first-ever Open Runway event at Hollywood's Couture Los Angeles nightclub have been announced. According to the Los Angeles Fashion Council's Kelsi Smith, the inaugural crop of...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 3:42 PM
You no longer need to resort to Adobe Photoshop to figure out what habitual hoodie wearer Mark Zuckerberg might look in a suit and tie -- since the wardrobe-etiquette-flouting Facebook CEO actually ditched the hoodie for a meeting with South Korean...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 7:57 AM
Susan Lucci played scheming Erica Kane for decades on the soap "All My Children." Now she's hitting the small screen to play a wealthy employer on Lifetime's new series "Devious Maids," which is scheduled to premiere at 10 p.m. Sunday. And she showed that...
| Apr 11, 2013
What is Facebook Home and why do I need it? Depends on whom you ask.
At the unveiling last Thursday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg explained Facebook Home as a "family of apps" designed to push Facebook content front and center on an Android phone. The...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is the latest technology exec to deny some level participation in the National Security Agency's reported PRISM program. But is Zuck really being straight with us?...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Facebook honcho Mark Zuckerberg is no friend of the service industry, or so says an insider at a fancy hotel in Maui....
| Feb 1, 2013
| 4:27 PM
I’m getting chirping crickets so far in response to the announcement that my Looove Connection topic is online dating, with a particular emphasis on cases where someone tricked you with misleading information/photos/etc. I referenced Manti Te’...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 5:02 PM
It's hard not to detect a whiff of desperation in Facebook's new please-don't-go interface, which is determined to keep people within the social network as long as it can.
Facebook Home is intended to dominate Android smartphones, making Facebook your...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 1:56 PM
A new book suggests that ambitious women should "lean in" to achieve success.
What do we mean by "an ambitious woman"? What defines "achieving success"? Most important, what is "a new book"?
OK, I know the answer to that one: A new book is where we...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 7:53 PM
January 1993: Bill Clinton was inaugurated as the 42nd president of the United States.
April 1993: Dave Golonski is elected to the Burbank City Council during the city’s general election. At 34 years old, he receives 5,833 votes out of 9,961 cast....
| Feb 27, 2013
| 2:14 PM
I'm living an austere lifestyle as I write these words. At least, as austere as possible under the circumstances.
My Twitter and Facebook accounts are logged off. My iPhone, which harbors my Hotmail account and text messages, is in my pocket untouched....
| Feb 20, 2013
| 1:24 PM
To celebrate National Engineers Week -- of course you knew Feb. 17-23 is National Engineers Week, right? -- MIT Press interviews Matthew Wisnioski, author of their book "Engineers for Change: Competing Visions of Technology in 1960s America."