Latest Technology News
Some say Steve Ballmer is crazy to pass up $60 million a year from Fox to broadcast Clippers' games - maybe crazy like a fox.
Amazon's Fire Phone has been almost a complete waste of money for the company, as it expands more and more into hardware. Where'd it go wrong?
Amazon is reportedly cutting back on its consumer devices efforts, but that doesn’t mean hardware isn't still very important for the company.
Apple has just sent out invites for its upcoming Sept. 9 event, with the tagline 'Hey Siri, give us a hint.'
Despite swings in the likes of Apple, tech stocks are expected to come back off of the mat.
Nearly half of Amazon's customers are Prime members, according to a new study, pointing to a scary future for Amazon's competitors.
Stock markets may be rocky, but Cantor Fitzgerald thinks Google, Amazon and others will successfully ride the waves.
New Smartphones and Gadgets
The Galaxy Note5 is a terrific Android smartphone, except for its new stylus pen design.
The new "Plus" version of Samsung's dual curved-screen design has a larger display and a plus-sized price tag.
The best Internet video streaming devices come from Roku, Google, Amazon and more.
These are a combination of high definition (or better) flat-screen TVs with built-in Internet access for added programming choices.
Great-sounding earphones, headphones and digital portables that are easy on the wallet too.
The Digital Skeptic
'New media' has fallen into the same slide toward oblivion begun by old information media companies.
You can pay all you want for high-value online video production, but here's some advice from the professionals: Simple sells.
Even as iTunes, Spotify, Pandora and other music services rely on algorithms to serve up set lists, consumer spending says humans still have a role to play.
Investors are worried about the numbers at Pandora, but meanwhile the entire music industry is sliding off a cliff.
This set-top device holds the promise of redrawing the ancient battle lines between cable, broadcast and Web TV.
The Politics of Technology
Cognizant beat predictions on earnings, but now faces the challenge of becoming a major player in health care IT.
WellPoint is letting health care consolidate itself, taking advantage of the market changes by signing narrow network contracts that let it share profits from wellness.
Amazon is still leading in the cloud and doubling down on profitable content as it puts the Fire Phone mistake behind it.
IBM's earnings miss shows big technology vendors still haven't gotten their arms around the threat posed by the cloud technologies used by Amazon and Google.
Recent breaches mean you'll have to learn a new way to use credit and debit cards soon. The good news is they're safer.