Rock star Bono’s ties with Silicon Valley run deep, underscored by his view that technology was key to delivering music.
A former Microsoft researcher has written a book about the importance of humans in bringing about social change — an element he feels techies tend to forget. He’s visiting the area next month.
Over its 40 years of doing business, some of the best views of Microsoft came from its workers’ ground-level perspective of the company.
Two fraternity brothers are riding a growth wave with this social-media site, directing a business reportedly worth $400 million after less than two years.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate struggled unsuccessfully to prevent an interruption in critical government surveillance programs early Saturday, blocking a House-passed bill and several short-term extensions of the USA Patriot Act. The main stumbling block was a House-passed provision to end the National Security Agency's bulk collection of domestic phone records. Instead, the records would...
No guarantees, but someone who skips risky websites and doesn’t open email attachments from unknown senders is probably safe with Windows Defender, Patrick Marshall writes. He also advises another reader having trouble with Adobe Acrobat and Creative Suite 6.
Playing the role of family tech support reinforces the difference between how computers are put together and how the nontech-inclined public uses them.
According to the Wall Street Journal, Amazon has approached Etsy sellers to join its new market for “handcrafted goods.”
PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — The operator of a popular adult dating website said Friday it's investigating a data security breach following reports that hackers stole names, email addresses and information about the sexual orientation or habits of up to 4 million members. Britain's Channel 4 news outlet reported that hackers posted some of the...