Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Head to Cupertino for the SAP World Record Electric Vehicle Parade.
That’s right. EV enthusiasts will attempt the largest number of electric vehicles in a parade Saturday at De Anza College in Cupertino, in hopes of making it into the Guinness Book of World Records. At least ...
Alibaba shares are up, Yahoo shares are down. How is Yahoo — which owns nearly a quarter of Alibaba — being affected by Alibaba’s IPO today?
In the run-up to the Alibaba IPO and Yahoo’s expected windfall, the Silicon Valley company’s shares had risen 20 percent in the past three months. But as Mike Murphy wrot ...
As I mentioned in today’s column, one of the best things about iOS 8, Apple’s newly updated operating system for iPhones and iPads, is the degree to which Apple has opened the software up to users and app makers.
But Apple’s newfound openness is nowhere near complete.
There are two big areas in iOS where Apple ...
Apple is getting kudos galore after loudly and proudly touting the privacy it provides to its mobile customers with a new site. And it gets in a dig at its top competitor in the process.
As the company launches new products and services, and in the wake of the embarrassing leaks of nude celebrity photos, we’ve been hearin ...
Get ready to see more self-driving cars on California roadways: The state Department of Motor Vehicles said this week that it’s issued autonomous-vehicle testing permits to three companies. And more may be in the wings.
The first permits went to Mercedes-Benz and Volkswagen’s Audi division, which will field two cars each, ...
Now comes word from the cutting-edge and ever-so-quirky world of virtual reality that a Toronto-based startup called Metatecture has come up with a way to have that quality VR experience you’ve been looking for but at a fraction of the cost of a $350 Occulus Rift development kit.
And you can look like a weirdo in the proc ...
U.S. officials are saying there's been a lot of "misinformation" about the recent NSA surveillance revelations. But the Washington Post says that some of that has come from government officials themselves, including the whopper from Director of National Intelligence Director Read More →
Zynga may be getting a new CEO -- Don Mattrick, the president of Microsoft's interactive entertainment business, where he oversees the company's video game efforts, including its Xbox game consoles. But All Things D reported Monday that he is leaving Read More →
With BART workers on strike and a sweltering Monday made worse by a disrupted commute, there's been a lot of grumbling about the Bay Area's fragile public transportation system.
But the BART strike has been a boon to local start-ups Read More →
That long-running legal tussle over Google’s massive effort to digitize the world’s books took another turn on Monday, as a federal appeals court sided with Google and dealt a setback to the Authors Guild in its effort to block the Read More →
"Being late you have to create a different set of propositions. There are still things that can be done. It’s not late. When HP has a smartphone, it will give a differentiated experience."
— Yam Su Yin, executive with Read More →