High-Tech

Activist investor Carl Icahn is taking another swing at getting Apple to buy back more of its stock and improve the relative value of the shares. Icahn is asking the iPhone maker's CEO, Tim Cook, to give its board a plan to meaningfully increase share repurchases. In return, the...
NEW YORK (AP) — E-commerce site eBay is kicking off a global branding campaign that aims to draw attention to the wide array of goods it has available ahead of the holiday shopping season. It's the first time eBay has created a campaign with the same message across four of its...
NEW YORK (AP) — E-commerce site eBay is kicking off a global branding campaign that aims to draw attention to the wide array of goods it has available ahead of the holiday shopping season. It's the first time eBay has created a campaign with the same message across four of its...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A federal judge on Wednesday sentenced a former campaign manager for Gov. Susana Martinez to nine months in prison followed by three years of supervised release for charges related to the theft of the governor's email. Martinez was among those gathered...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A federal judge has sentenced a former campaign manager for Gov. Susana Martinez to nine months in prison followed by three years of supervised release for stealing the governor's email and lying about it. U.S. District Judge William P. Johnson sentenced...
NEW YORK (AP) — You may want to sit down for this. Then get up. Then sit down again. That's because there's a desk out there that tells you to do exactly that. The Stir Kinetic is probably the world's first "smart" desk. It has a built-in touch screen, so you can see this either...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco lawmakers have tentatively approved a measure that would allow city residents to rent out their homes to travelers on sites such as Airbnb. The Board of Supervisors voted 7-4 on Tuesday in favor of short-term rentals with some restrictions,...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration unveiled a new version of HealthCare.gov on Wednesday, with some improvements as well as at least one early mistake and a new challenge. Officials also said that HealthCare.gov won't display premiums for 2015 until the second week of...
NEW YORK (AP) — Everywhere you look people are using smartphones and tablets to snap pictures and film concerts, speeches — their kids' ballet recitals — and instantly share the experiences with friends and family. At many events people aren't even looking at the stage, they are...