Intel Makes $16.7 Billion Bet On Mobile With Acquisition Of San Jose's AlteraSan Jose-based Altera specializes in programmable chips for all sorts of things like cars, industrial uses and communications applications, and its been making solid inroads into data centers, an area of strength for Intel as the world's biggest chipmaker looks to expand beyond the weakening PC business and also make inroads into mobile, where it lost $4-billion last year, and is forecasting another $3-billion dollar loss this year.
San Francisco Jail Inmates Getting iPads As Part Of $275K Education Pilot ProgramThe San Francisco Sheriff's Department has announced more details of a partnership that will bring some jail inmates 100 iPads as part of a $250,000 educational program.
Apple Reports Record 39.3M iPhone Sales In 3rd Quarter, iPad Sales Down 13 PercentExcitement for Apple's new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus models drove sales of a record 39.3 million iPhones in the last quarter, boosting the company's earnings and revenue well above expectations.
Images Of New Apple iPads Leaked Onto iTunes Store Ahead Of Thursday's AnnouncementOne day before Apple is expected to unveil their latest iPads, screenshots of the devices have already appeared early on iTunes.
Larry Magid: Laptops Here To Stay For Some L.A. Students The Los Angeles Unified School District is making a change to its program to provide every student with an iPad. The district will now let some high school students get laptops instead.
Phil Matier: San Francisco Supervisor Proposes Legislation Requiring Kill Switch On Mobile DevicesThis comes as according to state Senator Mark Leno, Apple has switched from being opposed to a kill switch measure, to being neutral on the issue.
Apple, Samsung Renew Patent Dispute With Latest Court BattleThe world's two leading smartphone makers were back in federal court on Monday, accusing each other of stealing ideas and features.
Tips On Packing Lightly For VacationFor the first-time traveler hoping to avoid baggage fees to the experienced globetrotter, the following 10 tips will help teach you how to pack more efficiently and maybe even more safely.
Apple Reportedly Cuts Cost To Make iPad Air By 13%Apple seems to have trimmed the bill for making its latest iPad along with the tablet computer's width and weight.
Larry Magid: First Impressions Of Apple's iPad Air Apple officially began selling its new iPad Air to customers on Friday. I was at the Apple Store in Palo Alto and while the store was somewhat crowded, there were no lines out front.
MTV To Premiere Series Via An App"Wait 'Til Next Year," about a luckless high school football team, was released on MTV's mobile app a week before it airs on television…
Apple Unveils Latest iPads, Macs Ahead Of HolidaysApple Inc. is refreshing its iPad lineup and slashing the price of its Mac computers ahead of the holiday shopping season, as it faces an eroding tablet market share and growing competition from rival gadget makers.