| Jul 25, 2013
| 8:42 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Google Inc. has been searching for the right way to cuddle up in your living room.
After a string of high-profile flops, the technology giant may have finally hit on the answer: a tiny, inexpensive device that plugs directly into high-...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 3:25 AM
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| Oct 15, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Adding to a growing body of competing data on who bears the blame for rampant online infringement, two George Mason U scholars unveiled a website that claims that few of the most pirated movies are even available online legally.
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| Oct 16, 2013
| 2:31 PM
Is the NFL next on Netflix's conquest roster?
Now that the digital service has shaken up the TV world with original series such as "House of Cards," a report Wednesday suggests that it might make a deal with the NFL for broadcast rights for at least...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Continuing to staff up ahead of its expected IPO next month, Twitter hired J.J. Hirschle, director of media and entertainment advertising at Google, to head sales to retailers.
Hirschle, currently based in Chicago, updated his Twitter profile late...
| Oct 17, 2013
It might be the most talked about checkmark ever.
Google has this thing called shared endorsements, which has to do with how you get recommendations from your friends on Google products. So for example, a friend singing the praises of a new album on the...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 10:30 AM
It took Hulu just two months to bring its subscription video-on-demand service to the $35 Chromecast streaming device for HDTVs -- showing how quickly and easily content partners can get on to Google's low-cost Internet TV platform.
| Jul 10, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Want a new smartphone every few months for a fairly low price?
T-Mobile’s making it possible. Although Verizon and AT&T recently lengthened the amount of time that subscribers have to wait before upgrading their phones at discounted prices, T-...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 11:25 AM
Sprint announced two new Windows Phone 8 devices for its lineup that will be capable of connecting to its LTE network: the HTC 8XT and the Samsung Ativ S Neo.
The HTC 8XT is the first Windows Phone 8 device the Taiwanese smartphone maker has outfited...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 11:33 AM
Following a major company restructuring last week, Microsoft has cut the price of its Surface RT tablets by $150.
The Surface RT is the light version of the company's flagship tablet, running a limited version of Windows 8 operating system.
| Jul 31, 2013
| 12:29 PM
How can one more restaurant review app make your smartphone any smarter? While “To Yelp” has become a popular verb in some circles, Zagat is making a comeback bid with a slightly different approach.
Monday the well-known guidebook company,...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 2:30 PM
As Hollywood takes advantage of new digital platforms to distribute -- and monetize -- its content, Starbucks is about to play a more important role for studios as a revenue source.
The coffee chain said Wednesday it has brewed up a new deal with...