High-Tech

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Software security company Symantec Corp. said Monday it is acquiring internet security firm Blue Coat Inc. for $4.65 billion, bolstering its mobile and cloud security portfolio. Blue Coat CEO Greg Clark will take over as CEO of Symantec after the...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bethesda Softworks will surround gamers with 360-degree visions of an intergalactic hell and a nuclear wasteland. The video game publisher announced plans at the Electronic Entertainment Expo on Sunday night to bring the demon-battling shooter "Doom" and post-...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Xbox One is shrinking. Microsoft unveiled a new, slimmer version of the video game console Monday morning at its Electronic Entertainment Expo media briefing. The company says the white Xbox One S is 40 percent smaller than the original black Xbox One and will...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple's wisecracking digital assistant Siri could have a big role as the company's annual software conference opens in San Francisco. As voice technology has improved, people are getting more comfortable with services like Siri and the service Google calls "...
Microsoft's plan to buy professional-networking service LinkedIn for about $26.2 billion ranks as one of the biggest acquisitions ever in the tech industry. Here's a look back at some of the others and how they panned out. ___ Dell to buy EMC for $67 billion Dell's deal for the...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The flags outside the Electronic Entertainment Expo are flying at half-staff in tribute to the victims of the shooting attack at an Orlando gay club that left 50 dead. However, it will seemingly be business as usual inside the video game industry's annual...
NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft said Monday that it is buying professional networking service site LinkedIn for about $26.2 billion. LinkedIn, based in Mountain View, California, has more than 430 million members. Users can connect with professionals, upload their resumes and search...
NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft says it is buying professional networking service site LinkedIn for about $26.2 billion. LinkedIn, based in Mountain View, California, has more than 430 million members. Users can network with professionals, upload their resumes and search for jobs on...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — With sales of Apple's flagship iPhone slowing , the spotlight is on the company's hunt for its next big thing. Apple's annual software developers conference, which kicks off Monday, will be its next big opportunity to show the world what's coming next...