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.
For computer users, a few mouse clicks could mean the difference between staying online and losing Internet connections this summer.
California court leaders are stopping development of an ambitious computer project that was supposed to electronically connect courthouses in all 58 counties.
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.”
Apple Inc. said Steve Jobs resigned as CEO, effective immediately. The company said Wednesday that Jobs would be replaced by Tim Cook, who was the company’s chief operating officer.
IBM announced Thursday that it has built two prototype chips that it said processes data more like how humans digest information than the chips that now power PCs and supercomputers.
BART is in the process of restoring service across its entire train system after it stopped running trains for several hours Monday night.
The world’s largest earthquake monitoring network is being established in the Bay Area.
United Airlines was working Saturday to rebook hundreds of passengers whose flights were cancelled Friday due to a downed computer system, an airport duty manager said.
Driven by the success of the iPhone and iPad, Cupertino-based Apple has become the world’s largest buyer of chips for computers and phones.