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A federal judge has rejected Apple's attempt to block the sale of several older Samsung smartphones that copied features in the iPhone.
The Street: Telecommuting has its advantages for employees and employers, and companies are starting slowly to see them.
At a humble Tokyo laboratory, Godzilla, including the 1954 black-and-white original, is stomping back with a digital makeover that delivers four times the image quality of high definition.
The Street: From any meaningful standpoint, the story at Best Buy has not changed one bit since CEO Hubert Joly took over in 2012. I know I sound like I'm repeating myself, having written this same criticism throughout 2013 and 2014. But the reason is the company remains as screwed up as it was.
The Street: — The telecommunication industry is an oligopoly of four major providers all trying to compete for market share. These cell phone companies are: AT&T (T), Verizon (VZ), Sprint (S) and T-mobile (TMUS). Fifteen years ago, investing in a service provider would have been an insane position due to the scarcity in the marketplace. Now, these phone services are some of the biggest companies on the exchange. With a continuing uptrend in the sector, it's important to determine which company is the best investment for your money?
Others resist. 'Technology is fast; the law is slow,' wrote EFF’s Adi Kamdar.
A new law signed this week by Gov. Jerry Brown makes California the second state to mandate a remote “kill switch” for all smartphones—but...
At HeatSync Labs, the tables are littered with computer chips, pens, pads and tools while the room is abuzz with the chatter of would-be inventors hoping to change the world - or just make cool things. They are part of a growing global movement of so-called hackerspaces.
Netflix Inc., Dish Network, and the Los Angeles County government are among organizations opposing Comcast Corp.'s proposed $45 billion acquisition of Time Warner Cable Inc., based on documents filed right up to the midnight Monday deadline with the Federal Communications Commission.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Hillary Rodham Clinton broke nearly three weeks of silence Thursday on the fatal police shooting of an unarmed 18-year-old in Missouri, saying his death and the violent protests that followed resulted from frayed bonds of trust in a racially divided community.
Apple will show off its newest products Sept. 9. The iPhone and iPad maker set the date in invitations mailed Thursday to reporters and others who typically come to see the unveiling of Apple's latest twists on technology.
Samsung has unveiled a computerized wristwatch that can do more without a smartphone to go with it, while LG has one with a round design.
Imagine using your phone to snap a photo of the cool pair of sunglasses your friend is wearing and instantly receiving a slew of information about the shades along with a link to order them. It's a great idea - but it doesn't quite work.
MADRID (AP) - French media conglomerate Vivendi said Thursday it would begin exclusive talks with Spanish telecoms company Telefonica for the sale of its Brazilian operator Global Village Telecom, or GVT, after the Spanish company raised its offer to 7.45 billion euros ($9.82 billion) from 6.7 billion euros.
NEW YORK (AP) - The FBI said Wednesday it's working with the Secret Service to determine the scope of recently reported cyberattacks against several U.S. financial institutions.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Alibaba's quarterly revenue growth is surging again, a development that should help the Chinese e-commerce company sell its shares in what could be one of the world's largest IPOs.
LAKE CITY, Pa. (AP) - It's no secret technology is changing our television-viewing habits.