Radio Shack

A RadioShack store. (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

Hedge Fund Fighting To Keep RadioShack Brand Alive

Standard General, which is partnering with Sprint, has upped its bid for the bankrupt chain by $20-million dollars to $165-million, in a bid to keep more than 1,700 stores open, co-branding them between Radio Shack and Sprint, and saving around 7,500 jobs.

03/25/2015

Police arrest a man suspected of stealing a drone and helicopter from a Radio Shack in San Francisco on January 15, 2015. (CBS)

2 San Francisco Tech Execs Help Nab Suspected Drone Thief

Two San Francisco tech executives, a CEO and a COO of different companies, helped nab a suspected drone thief.

01/15/2015

LarryMagid01-228

KCBS’ Larry Magid Celebrates 30 Years Of Covering Tech Industry

To say technology has changed in the last three decades is a gross understatement, but that is exactly how long I’ve been covering this topic.

09/30/2013

(Indranil Mukherjee/Getty Images)

Tech Report: 40th Anniversary of First Cellphone Call

Believe it or not, it’s been 40 years since an engineer with Motorola made the world’s first cellphone call.

04/03/2013

Customers rush through the door at Best Buy. (CBS)

ConsumerWatch: Which Retailers Are Naughty This Holiday Season?

In a fashion similar to that of the Occupy camps, mall security guards in Roseville tried to kick out campers waiting out in tents for Best Buy’s Black Friday deals.

11/23/2011