| Oct 23, 2013
| 10:40 AM
Nokia announced a new tablet and two new smartphones this week, but perhaps the most significant move the company made was adding the Instagram and Vine apps to its devices running Windows Phone operating system.
Since being caught off guard by the...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 9:32 PM
A weekly listing of intriguing, wacky, useful, provocative and otherwise interesting links that readers and I have come across and think you might want to see. 21 Really Annoying Facebook Friends We All Have -- including The Internet Meme Friend......
| Oct 15, 2013
| 8:00 AM
To promote its new song from platinum-selling country music artist Hunter Hayes and Grammy winner Jason Mraz on Tuesday, Warner Music Group didn't book its stars on "Good Morning America" or "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon."
It made a video for YouTube....
| Sep 30, 2013
| 9:00 PM
Pop phenomenon Lady Gaga, rapper Eminem and indie rock darling Arcade Fire are among the mainstream acts to headline the inaugural YouTube Music Awards.
YouTube will host its first live-streamed music awards show Nov. 3 to honor top performers and...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Looking ahead: For many Jews, Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur signify new beginnings — time for reflection, apologies and forgiveness. The tradition of blowing the shofar (loud horn) serves as a wake-up call to examine our deeds, responsibilities,...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 2:00 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Coming soon to Facebook: A new feature to upload and watch video clips.
Facebook is testing a new tool that will automatically play video clips without sound in the News Feed. A user will have to tap or click on the video to make it...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 8:49 AM
Chromecast's lack of content may not be a problem for too long as Hulu, HBO and others have expressed their interest in working on an app for Google's new digital TV receiver.
The $35 Google TV dongle has been off to a quick start thanks to its low...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 9:00 AM
In a corner office at the Museum of Contemporary Art, a big white board is a tangle of names, dates and ideas scrawled in brightly colored markers. At the center is a chart for the video network MOCAtv, plotting new programs on the artist Urs Fischer...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 1:44 PM
Google Inc. is making a splash in the world of digital TV receivers with its tiny, $35 Chromecast device.
The new Google gadget rivals the Apple TV and all Roku devices. However, each digital receiver has its benefits and downsides. Here's how the three...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:29 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Google Inc. is back on top of the tech world. Can it stay there?
For years, the technology giant grumbled while playing second fiddle to Apple Inc. and Facebook Inc. But with both rivals now on the outs with investors, Google is...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 8:44 AM
YouTube founders are back with a new video app, and they're challenging Vine and Instagram.
Chad Hurley and Steve Chen, who created YouTube before selling it to Google, released a new video mobile app called MixBit on Thursday that lets users shoot...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 1:19 PM
My dad always said that having the right tools made the job easier.
I wonder what Dad would’ve thought of Miley Cyrus?
Now, if you’re one of the 100 or so people left in America who hasn’t seen the video for her new song, “...