$50 mn raised by digital lifestyle site Refinery29
Refinery29, a digital lifestyle news site aimed at women, said Tuesday it raised $50 million in one of the largest capital rounds in the burgeoning sector.
Google's 4Q earnings disappoint, but CFO eases the letdown (Update)
Google has gotten into the habit of missing analysts' earnings targets, frustrating investors who believe the online search leader would be more profitable it wasn't pouring so much money into far-flung projects ...
New technology could make digital text, images on computer screens easier to see
CPrecisely, a Purdue Research Park-based company, is developing technology to allow people to see digital content with increased sharpness on displays like tablets, smartphones and laptops without the need ...
The New York Times to cut 100 newsroom jobs
The New York Times Co. says it is cutting about 100 newsroom jobs through buyouts and layoffs in an effort to trim costs and focus more on its digital efforts.
Amazon is about to jump into smartphones
Amazon, a company of seemingly boundless ambition, appears to be venturing into yet another market: smartphones.
Samsung to make co-branded tablet with Barnes & Noble
Samsung unveiled plans Thursday to produce a co-branded tablet computer with US bookseller Barnes & Noble, which has struggled with its Nook line of devices.
Mysterious Amazon launch event planned June 18
Amazon on Wednesday put out word of a June 18 mystery event at which founder Jeff Bezos will launch something new.
Comcast to buy ad tech firm FreeWheel for $320M
Comcast is buying online ad technology firm FreeWheel Media for about $320 million in a move that supports both its media content and cable businesses.
How Candy Crush, Angry Birds get your money
They are free to download, fun to play, and fiendishly addictive: mobile games like Candy Crush Saga, Angry Birds and Clash of Clans want to get you hooked, then get your money.
Apple mulling move into mobile payments
Apple is considering launching a mobile-payments service for its iPhone and iPad, which would compete with major players such as PayPal, The Wall Street Journal said Friday.
US kids read little on e-readers, tablets: study
Two-thirds of young children in the United States now have access to an e-reader or tablet, but only half of them actually use the device to read, a research institute said in a study published Friday.
Review: Options for watching TV on the road
If you are on the road and want to watch live TV and recorded shows on your phone or tablet, there aren't many easy options.
US judge weighs Google book copyright case
A federal judge Monday pointedly questioned attorneys for the Authors Guild in a long-running case on whether Google's book-scanning project violates copyright law.
You can linger longer with a digital death
Digital life now begins before birth, with excited expectant parents sharing ultrasound images of their unborn babies online. But your digital life also continues after you die, and can come in handy in the ...