Apple, HP, Intel may be hit by slowdown in smartphone sales' growth
The smartphone business has generated staggering wealth for companies such as Apple Inc. and triggered a recent scramble by Hewlett-Packard Co. and Intel Corp. to try for a piece of the action.
Apple upgrades low-cost iPad option, offers cheaper iPhone 5C
As Google's Android operating system chips away at Apple's market share in tabloids and smartphones, the world's most valuable company announced Tuesday that a newer iPad model will be offered at a reduced price and a cheaper ...
Jesse Jackson targets tech's lack of diversity
The Rev. Jesse Jackson is bringing a strategy borrowed from the traditional civil rights era playbook to the age of social media and a booming tech industry known for its disruptive innovation.
Fire-blight resistant apples
Researchers from ETH Zurich and the Julius Kühn Institute in Germany have created the first fire-blight-resistant apple. With the aid of so-called cis-genetic engineering, they transfered a resistance gene ...
Groups protest chemicals used in iPhone
An environmental protection group and labor rights group are trying to pressure Apple into abandoning two hazardous chemicals used to make iPhones.
Review: Asus Chromebox great as streaming device
Devices that let you watch Netflix and other streaming video services on a big TV screen are popular, but there are limits to what you can watch.
Your smartphone is looking at you – but can it read your emotions?
Smartphones can already understand your voice commands but imagine if they tried to read your emotions as well.
Apple asks record labels for exclusive iTunes releases
Apple Inc. has begun pressuring the major record companies to offer new releases exclusively through its iTunes store - a move that would initially block availability on streaming services such as Spotify or Beats Music, ...
Samsung introduces free streaming radio service
Samsung on Friday unveiled a new free music service for its phones that it touts as a significant improvement from the apps already on the market.
Judge rejects Apple bid to ban Samsung devices (Update)
A federal judge Thursday rejected Apple's request to ban an array of Samsung smartphones and tablets found to have infringed on patents held by the US tech giant.
Apple sent billions offshore to avoid Australia tax, report says
Apple shifted billions in untaxed profits from its Australian operations to Ireland over the past decade, a report said Thursday, as the government vowed to stop global companies from dodging their fair share of tax.
Review: Apple's iWork brings simplicity to docs
Microsoft's Office is the go-to software package for creating and sharing documents, spreadsheets and presentations. Google's Docs has emerged as a good, free alternative for lightweight tasks. But what's often overlooked ...
Taiwan's TSMC making chips for new iPhone: report
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co has started producing chips for Apple's next iPhone, a report said Wednesday, as speculation swirls that the US firm could be offloading rival Samsung as a supplier.
Apple apparently turns to Tumblr to advertise iPhone 5c
In what may be the first social media marketing campaign by Apple, the Cupertino, Calif., tech company appears to have turned to Tumblr to advertise the iPhone 5c.