- APNewsBreak: Oregon to review another IT project Updated: Mar-07-14 7:41 pm
- Federal court approves $311 million settlement Updated: Mar-05-14 3:10 pm
- Review: Apple's iWork brings simplicity to docs Updated: Mar-05-14 2:25 pm
- Baton Rouge-based Antares expanding into Texas Updated: Mar-05-14 9:47 am
- Senate OKs bills so cities don't lose revenue Updated: Mar-04-14 7:25 pm
- Former NAACP head joins tech venture capital firm Updated: Mar-04-14 2:31 pm
- Hip-hop venture capitalist raps in management book Updated: Mar-04-14 1:51 pm
- Apple dials up effort to meld iPhone with cars Updated: Mar-03-14 4:22 pm
- Telecoms push back on proposed NSA plan Updated: Mar-03-14 1:56 pm
- Smartphone cameras step closer to high-end power Updated: Feb-27-14 5:01 am
- Lessons on salt for dietitians ... by a chip maker Updated: Feb-26-14 11:05 am
- Clarification: IBM Jobs-NY story Updated: Feb-25-14 7:56 pm
- ND seeks to link to federal health care computers Updated: Feb-25-14 6:18 pm
- RF Micro, TriQuint Semi combining in $1.56B deal Updated: Feb-24-14 11:50 am
- Sony showcases phone with ultra-HD video recording Updated: Feb-24-14 8:16 am
- Australian TV star Charlotte Dawson found dead Updated: Feb-22-14 10:31 pm
- G Asset offers $672M for Barnes & Noble stake Updated: Feb-21-14 2:46 pm
- Hewlett-Packard 1Q earnings, revenue top views Updated: Feb-20-14 6:25 pm
- Does WhatsApp deal show Facebook knows what's up? Updated: Feb-20-14 5:27 pm
- WhatsApp deal highlights suite of similar apps Updated: Feb-20-14 5:19 am
- NC computer system upgrade director leaving job Updated: Feb-19-14 6:33 pm
- Ex-Toyota contractor found guilty of hacking Updated: Feb-15-14 3:46 pm
- Cisco's 2Q profit dips on charges, revenue decline Updated: Feb-12-14 5:27 pm
- Carnegie Mellon, Yahoo reach $10M research deal Updated: Feb-12-14 1:38 pm
- Microchip Technology buying Supertex for $246M Updated: Feb-10-14 10:00 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - More than five months after Oregon's botched health-insurance exchange failed to go live, concern is mounting for another, less visible state IT project that was built in conjunction with the exchange, using the same technology.
BOISE, Idaho - Attorney General Lawrence Wasden says Idaho and other states have obtained court approval of a $311 million settlement involving Boise-based Micron Technology and other computer chip makers.
BARCELONA, Spain - 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 is Apple's iWork.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Antares Technology Solutions, a Baton Rouge software development and information technology consulting company, is expanding into the south-central Texas software services market.
LANSING, Michigan - Bipartisan legislation designed to ensure that local governments' budgets would not be harmed when manufacturers and small businesses get a tax cut won easy approval Tuesday in the state Senate, five months before a statewide vote on the tax overhaul.
SAN JOSE, California - Just months after stepping down as head of the nation's largest civil rights organization, former NAACP President Benjamin Jealous is changing his career from an East Coast political activist to a West Coast venture capitalist, a switch he hopes will help further his goal of growing opportunities for blacks and Latinos in the booming tech economy.
SAN FRANCISCO - Venture capitalist Ben Horowitz is hailed as a Silicon Valley sage today, but he wanted to be a hip-hop hero when he was in college.
SAN FRANCISCO - Apple is accelerating the race to make smartphone applications easier and safer to use in cars.
WASHINGTON - When Apple, Google, Microsoft and other tech giants united in outrage last summer over the National Security Agency's unfettered spying, telecommunications giants such as AT&T, Verizon and Sprint -whose customers are also the targets of secret government spying- remained noticeably mum.
SEOUL, South Korea - Expect sharper, clearer selfies this year.
HOUSTON - Snack and soda makers that often are blamed for fueling the nation's obesity rates also play a role in educating the dietitians who advise Americans on healthy eating.
ALBANY, New York - In a story Feb. 24, The Associated Press description of Alliance@IBM as the national union of IBM employees should have made clear that it is Communications Workers of America Local 1701, which is seeking collective bargaining rights for IBM workers in the U.S. and has 300 members.
BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota has yet to gain approval on its security preparations needed to link the state's system to federal computers that enroll people for coverage under the new health care law, documents show.
GREENSBORO, North Carolina - Chip maker RF Micro Devices Inc. and TriQuint Semiconductor Inc. are combining in an all-stock deal valued at about $1.56 billion.
BARCELONA, Spain - Sony is borrowing innovations from its audio and camcorder businesses and incorporating its new Xperia Z2 smartphone with noise-cancelling technology and ultra-high-definition video recording.
SYDNEY - Australian TV star and former model Charlotte Dawson, who became an anti-bullying activist after she was targeted online, has been found dead at age 47.
NEW YORK - Investment firm G Asset has offered to buy 51 percent of the Barnes & Noble bookstore chain for about $672 million.
PALO ALTO, California - Hewlett-Packard Co. on Thursday reported first-quarter earnings and revenue that topped Wall Street's forecasts, mainly on the surprising strength of personal computer sales to businesses.
SAN FRANCISCO - If Facebook hopes to remain the social networking leader, CEO Mark Zuckerberg knows the company must follow the people. That realization compelled Zuckerberg to pay $19 billion for WhatsApp, a mobile messaging application that is redefining the concept of texting while its audience of 450 million users expands at an even faster clip than Facebook itself.
SEOUL, South Korea - Facebook's announcement it is paying $19 billion in cash and stock to acquire WhatsApp is a milestone in the short history of mobile messaging apps. Hundreds of millions of people have downloaded such apps to their smartphones and tablets to chat and share photos and videos for free, making them potent rivals to Facebook. WhatsApp alone has 450 million active monthly users.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - The director in charge of a statewide computer system designed to streamline North Carolina government assistance applications is leaving his job early next month for the private sector.
LEXINGTON, Kentucky - A computer programmer from central Kentucky who once did contract work for Toyota remains in federal custody after being convicted of hacking into and damaging computers used by the automobile maker.
SAN JOSE, California - Cisco Systems Inc. reported Wednesday that weaker revenue and special charges weighed down its second-quarter profitability.
PITTSBURGH - Carnegie Mellon University and web browsing firm Yahoo Inc. have announced a five-year, $10 million research partnership in which the Pittsburgh school will help develop more user friendly smartphone apps that can learn and be personalized from users' habits.
CHANDLER, Arizona - Microchip Technology is buying mixed signal semiconductor maker Supertex for approximately $246 million, helping to expand the chipmaker's presence in the medical, lighting and industrial markets.