HP’s big deal: Tech giant buys Aruba Networks for $2.7B

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Hewlett-Packard is buying wireless networking company Aruba Networks for about $2.7 billion, the biggest acquisition by HP in recent years. Palo Alto, Calif.-based HP said the deal will boost its commercial technology business as it prepares to split into two companies, one focused on selling commercial computer systems and the other...

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Next Google Maps adventure: Soaring through Amazon jungle

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — For its next technological trick, Google will show you what it's like to zip through trees in the Amazon jungle. The images released Monday are the latest addition to the diverse collection of photos supplementing Google's widely used digital maps. The maps' "Street View" option mostly provides panoramic views of cities...

Dot-com deja vu: Nasdaq closes in on its record high

NEW YORK (AP) — The last time the Nasdaq was this high, Bill Clinton was president, Microsoft dominated the tech world and the iPod, iPhone and iPad didn't exist. Fifteen years later the Nasdaq is again near 5,000 and close to topping its record from the dot-com boom. The index has clawed back, riding a...

Amgen says study finds its cancer drug tops rival’s

The study found that patients treated with Kyprolis after a second onset of multiple myeloma lived twice as long as those treated with Velcade, a drug marketed by Johnson & Johnson and Takeda Pharmaceutical, Amgen said.

Vintage machines come alive at computer museum in Sodo

Sketched Feb. 14, 2015 My tech-loving son has set an ambitious goal for his sixth-grade “passion project” at school: to build his own PC. While he tries to get creative with sourcing parts on an 11-year-old’s budget, we decided to visit the Living Computer Museum in Sodo for an educational tour of the history of...