| Sep 12, 2013
| 9:19 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- The running joke at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference was that the arctic temperature in the room was to keep Mark Zuckerberg from sweating up a storm on stage.
The event organizers could have turned up the heat.
| Sep 11, 2013
| 6:43 PM
The FTC is exploring whether Facebook's proposed privacy changes violate the settlement,...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 10:08 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg met with the government agency that oversees control of the Internet in China, but analysts say don't expect a detente in the longstanding blockade of the giant social network.
| Sep 11, 2013
| 11:10 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Now this is the kind of status update Facebook executives will cheer: Shares hit an all-time high on Wednesday as investors continue to bet the giant social network can wring big money from advertising on mobile devices.
Shares rose 3....
| Sep 9, 2013
| 1:34 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Blazing hot messaging start-up Snapchat has soared to 350 million messages a day, up from 200 million in June.
The Los Angeles company, which has raised about $73 million in funding, has only grown in popularity since Facebook...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 12:07 PM
The most popular ice cream flavors are named after foods you can actually eat. Strawberry, chocolate, mint chip (even though it tastes like tooth paste) and chocolate chip are favorites. But what about an ice cream flavor meant to taste like Facebook?...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Save for the slight intensity of their conversation, Jonathan Nelson and Peter Chernin could have easily passed for two dads relaxing on vacation. Both men were among the media and technology moguls attending a week of presentations, BBQs and hiking as...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 2:25 PM
Sen. Marco Rubio is in the midst of a multiday money run through California, raising cash for his reelection campaign and meeting with the wealthy donors the Floridian must cultivate if he hopes to run for president in 2016 or beyond.
| Aug 21, 2013
| 7:16 AM
Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg has announced a partnership called Internet.org designed to deliver Internet access to the billions of people around the globe.
Whether it's born out of noble intentions to create a more equitable world or simply...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 9:16 AM
Facebook Inc. fixed a programming error last week that allowed users to post on any other user’s timeline regardless of privacy settings, a flaw that a hacker was able to exploit to post on Mark Zuckerberg’s profile even though the two weren&...
| Aug 15, 2013
**1/2 (out of four)
No, “Jobs” doesn’t reach the heights of “The Social Network.” Few movies do.
Yet this biopic delivers a powerful lesson via an OK movie: That people can change the world if they don’t let others...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 9:35 AM
There's a hushed mysticism in the voice of Bob Muldoon (Casey Affleck) as he describes his escape from jail to the bartender of a Texas juke joint. "I used to be the devil," he says, until a "higher calling" possessed him. And one day, he called out his...