With more than 30 years on the front line of daily American journalism, I'm currently a staff writer with the San Jose Mercury News, covering Apple and writing people-centric business stories from Silicon Valley.
Virtual reality is getting more unreal all the time. Take the latest offering from Looksery, a company who took to Kickstarter recently to raise funds for a mobile video app that helps all of us look even more Read More →
After repeatedly suspending the Twitter accounts of groups associated with ISIS, CEO Dick Costolo revealed that he and his employees had been threatened by the brutal jihadist faction that has carried out and publicized beheadings of journalists and Read More →
We realize that Detroit residents have been a bit stressed out in recent years, what with the fact that their entire city is bankrupt.
But this latest dispatch from The Motor City suggests things there are even more insane than the Read More →
With voice-activated systems increasingly being built into the cars we buy, and tools like Siri helping the rest of us out with everything from getting directions to dictating emails and texts, we are seldom really ''alone'' in our vehicles Read More →