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Ford grows Silicon Valley research office

PALO ALTO -- Ford is expanding its presence in Silicon Valley. The car-making giant announced Thursday that it is opening a new research center in Palo Alto. The center will focus on autonomous vehicles, using big data techniques to glean information Read More →

CES 2015: US tech sales predicted to grow faster than global market

LAS VEGAS — The technology market is expected to grow faster this year in the United States than in the world as a whole, but that doesn’t mean it will be anything to write home about. U.S. sales of consumer electronics Read More →

CES 2015: This year’s big new TV feature — more colors

LAS VEGAS -- When it comes to TVs, color is the new black -- or maybe the new HD. To boost TV sales over the last 10 years, manufacturers have made sets ever larger and thinner, repeatedly boosted their resolution, connected Read More →

CES 2015: Nvidia targets cars for new “super-chip”

LAS VEGAS -- Many companies think the next big computing platform after smartphones and tablets will be wearable devices like smartwatches. But Nvidia is betting it will be automobiles. At a press event here Sunday night in advance of the annual Read More →

CES 2015: Connected “things” dominate pre-show event

If the official pre-show showcase was any indication, the Consumer Electronics Show really is going to be dominated by the Internet of Things. At the CES Unveiled event on Sunday afternoon, companies exhibited a wide range of Read More →

Wolverton: Triple Play deal not as good as it seemed

Surprise, surprise: The triple-play deal that I cobbled together recently didn't turn out to be as good as I'd been led to believe, nor was the transition to my new services as easy as I'd hoped. Long story short: I ended Read More →
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