| Feb 10, 2014
| 7:29 AM
In a letter to Apple shareholders published on Monday, activist investor Carl Icahn announced he was dropping his shareholder proposal that would have asked Apple Inc. to buy back $50 billion of stock this year.
The move came after an influential...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 12:32 PM
The creator of Flappy Bird has removed the popular game from both the Apple App Store and Google Play.
Users who have already installed the game will be able to keep playing it, but it is not possible for new users to download the game, which was at the...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 4:30 AM
ROME - Italy's association of young independent producers (AGPCI) has inked an innovative digital distribution deal with pubcaster RAI's RAI Cinema which will provide an outlet for their pics on its RAI Cinema Channel web portal and other digital...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Time Warner Cable subscribers will be able to watch a range of A+E Networks programming online and on mobile devices -- including full episodes Lifetime's "Project Runway," A&E's "Duck Dynasty" and History's "Swamp People" -- starting Thursday under a...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 8:53 PM
Polar vortex be darned, cabin fever has to be setting in for a variety of outdoor enthusiasts, who are ready to leave the comfort of their coal stoves and take a break from tying flies to get out and about.
This weekend, they have their opportunity....
| Dec 18, 2013
| 9:55 AM
I've never liked doing year-end best-of lists for a number of reasons. I don't feel qualified, for one. As a part-time critic I don't see or even sample every show. I also find that I enjoy shows that definitely aren't "the best" technically, but are so...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 4:36 AM
We're down to the last few shopping days before Christmas and I have a sleigh full of coupon savings, dining deals and freebies as well as fun things to do. Kohl's and Toys R Us are open around the clock until Tuesday and most other stores have extended...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 11:41 AM
Google on Tuesday began sending out invitations to purchase its $1,500 Glass wearable device to users of its All Access music subscription service.
The invitations are Google's latest effort to expand its program of early users of Glass, its high-tech...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Amongst the many new tablets on display at the Consumer Electronics Show this week in Las Vegas, one stood out -- not for its size or its overall design -- but because it was developed by a car company.
Audi will produce the Smart Display, an Android-...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 7:59 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- You can add all the apps in the world to that phone in the palm of your hand.
But the device manufacturer still has more say over how your phone looks and works than you do.
Some people in the tech community don't think it should be...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 8:30 AM
MADRID - Sold by Studiocanal, Ben Stassen's adventure comedy "The House of Magic 3D," the latest movie from one of continental Europe's biggest animation players, Stassen's Brussels-based nWave Pictures, has its own special Christmas present: A near day-...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 8:47 AM
In the world of tech, failure is almost a badge of honor. It shows others in the industry that you've been through tough times but have learned from mistakes and are now primed for success.
Perhaps that's true, but it doesn't make failure any more...