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Digital Afterlife: Should Online Accounts Die When You Die?

Digital Afterlife: Should Online Accounts Die When You Die?

Should your emails, web albums and other online accounts die when you do? Or should you be able to pass them down to... Read »

Jul 17, 2014
Microsoft to Slash Up to 18,000 Jobs

Microsoft to Slash Up to 18,000 Jobs

Microsoft will cut up to 18,000 over the next year, one of the company's largest layoffs in its nearly four... Read »

Jul 17, 2014
The Truth Behind Hidden Contracts

The Truth Behind Hidden Contracts

It’s a contract few people read but nearly everyone has agreed to: the contract that often accompanies... Watch »

Jul 16, 2014
Apple Agrees to $450M Settlement in E-Book Price Case

Apple Agrees to $450M Settlement in E-Book Price Case

Apple Inc. has agreed to pay $450 million in compensation in a settlement over state and consumer claims that... Read »

Jul 16, 2014
Tech Companies Announce Plan to Defeat Patent Trolls

Tech Companies Announce Plan to Defeat Patent Trolls

The government has been deemed too slow in dealing with patent trolls -- those who buy obscure patents and then use... Read »

Jul 16, 2014
Ex-Twitter Employee Sues For Age Discrimination

Ex-Twitter Employee Sues For Age Discrimination

Peter Taylor, 57, is a former Twitter employee who sued the company last week alleging that the firm let him go... Read »

Jul 15, 2014
Apple, IBM Partner in Mobile Devices, Applications

Apple, IBM Partner in Mobile Devices, Applications

Apple is teaming up with former nemesis IBM in an attempt to sell more iPhones and iPads to corporate customers. The Watch »

Jul 15, 2014
New Bed Designed to Help Premature Babies

New Bed Designed to Help Premature Babies

A premature baby was resuscitated in San Diego last week using a new, specialized bed designed just for preemies. Watch »

Jul 17, 2014
iPads, Other Devices May Cause Rashes

iPads, Other Devices May Cause Rashes

It turns out that iPads may contain nickel, one of the most common allergy-inducing metals, causing some to develop... Read »

Jul 14, 2014
Female Yahoo Executive Sued for Sexual Harassment

Female Yahoo Executive Sued for Sexual Harassment

Maria Zhang, a senior director of engineering at Yahoo Mobile, has been sued by former employee Nan Shi, who accuses... Read »

Jul 13, 2014
Phone Chargers and Adapters Recalled

Phone Chargers and Adapters Recalled

Two recalls have been issued for chargers that can overheat phones, causing a burn hazard, according to the Consumer... Read »

Jul 12, 2014
Kim Kardashian Game Propels App Company

Kim Kardashian Game Propels App Company

The app-maker, Glu Mobile is the publisher of "Kim Kardashian: Hollywood," a free-to-play game from Apple's... Read »

Jul 12, 2014
Amazon Asks FAA for Permission to Test Drone Delivery

Amazon Asks FAA for Permission to Test Drone Delivery

Amazon has officially asked the FAA to allow it to test drone-based package delivery in the U.S., according to... Read »

Jul 10, 2014
Uber: What to Know About Car Service App

Uber: What to Know About Car Service App

Summoning a driver at a push of a smartphone button is a lot easier than trying to hail a cab during rush... Read »

Jul 10, 2014
Google CEO Larry Page Advocates for Shorter Work Weeks

Google CEO Larry Page Advocates for Shorter Work Weeks

Google CEO has an easy and simple solution to unemployment: working less. Read »

Jul 9, 2014
Uber Slashes NYC Prices to Beat Yellow Cabs

Uber Slashes NYC Prices to Beat Yellow Cabs

Uber Technologies says it is temporarily cutting its prices in New York City with the aim of making its... Read »

Jul 8, 2014
DropCam Offers Inexpensive Home Security System

DropCam Offers Inexpensive Home Security System

The high quality, plug and play web-based cloud camera can be controlled and monitored from anywhere in the world. Watch »

Jul 8, 2014
More Than 30 Maryland Cab Companies Suing Uber

More Than 30 Maryland Cab Companies Suing Uber

More than 30 Maryland cab companies are suing Uber, saying the company is hampering their ability to... Watch »

Jul 21, 2014
Intel Stops Buying Chip Supplies From War-Torn Africa

Intel Stops Buying Chip Supplies From War-Torn Africa

Intel says it will stop buying "conflict minerals" -- gold, tin, tantalum, and tungsten -- to use in... Read »

Jul 4, 2014
App Lets You Tour Apartments In 3D

App Lets You Tour Apartments In 3D

Apartment List now lets you tour apartments from your smartphone. Watch »

Jul 4, 2014
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