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American Airlines planes are seen on a tarmac. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

American Airlines Flights Resume After Reservation System Outage

American Airlines says it has fixed an outage in its main reservations system that is disrupting travel for thousands of passengers whose flights have been delayed or canceled.

04/16/2013

An Apple iPhone 5. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Launch Of Cheaper iPhone Expected This Summer

The Wall Street Journal reports that Apple is set for a possible summer launch of the next iPhone, rather than a fall launch like the last two models.

04/02/2013

Apple Unveils Updated iPad In San Francisco

Apple Unveils iPad With More Memory

Apple Inc. said Tuesday that the new, full-size model comes with 128 gigabytes of memory, up from 64 gigabytes. Nothing else has changed, so it will remain a fourth-generation iPad, which went on sale in November. The memory increase does not apply to the iPad Mini, which also went on sale in November.

01/29/2013

San Francisco 49ers v Baltimore Ravens

Computer Simulates 50k Super Bowls, Gives 49ers Edge

Super Bowl XLVII will only be played once, and it will be on the field in New Orleans. But with two weeks to fill in between the championship games and the Super Bowl, there’s some time to run some numbers.

01/28/2013

Giselle Esteban (Hayward PD)

Woman Accused In East Bay Nursing Student’s Murder May Have Stalked Online

An expert testified Monday that a computer belonging to Giselle Esteban, the Union City woman accused of murdering nursing student Michelle Le last year, showed hundreds of searches for Le’s name shortly before she disappeared, as well as searches for ways to harm someone.

10/15/2012

The Toys-R-Us Tabeo (Toys-R-Us)

Toys-R-Us Tabeo: Does The World Need Another Kid’s Tablet?

Toys-R-Us’ new Tabeo seems like a long shot to me. In a world where kids already have an appetite for iPads, Android tablets and the Kindle Fire, I’m not sure where something “kid” fits beyond a certain and very young age.

09/11/2012

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg rings the opening bell on the Nasdaq remotely from Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, May 18, 2012. (CBS)

First Facebook Insiders Can Sell Stock As ‘Lock-Up’ Ends

Facebook’s early investors and a handful of top executives become eligible on Thursday to sell stock they own in the social networking company. It marks the beginning of a time-honored process for public companies, which will culminate in the fall, when many Facebook employees receive the same right to sell their shares.

08/14/2012

(CBS)

FBI: Computers Infected With Malware To Lose Internet Service In July

For computer users, a few mouse clicks could mean the difference between staying online and losing Internet connections this summer.

04/20/2012

(CBS)

California Court Leaders Pull Plug On $2 Billion Computer System

California court leaders are stopping development of an ambitious computer project that was supposed to electronically connect courthouses in all 58 counties.

03/27/2012

A view of the back of an Apple ipad tablet.  (Photo Illustration by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

HealthWatch: Tips To Combat ‘iPad Shoulder’

Much as we love modern technology, it seems in advancements sometimes come with a cost to our general health. Many users of the iPad have reported pain in the neck or shoulder – labeled by some as “iPad shoulder.”

02/15/2012

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