NEW YORK (AP) - Google's Android software for mobile devices was running on 75 percent of smartphones shipped in the third quarter, as the search company extended its lead over Apple, according to research firm IDC.
Apple's iOS system, used in iPhones, was second with a market share of 15
By LYNN ELBERAP Television Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Director Betty Thomas neatly sums up the benefits of making a low-budget online series: a lack of high-level meddling.
"There's no network saying, 'Oh, Betty, I'm not sure viewers will like that character if she picks that banana
By The Associated Press
There are two models of the Surface, one with a low-energy processor featuring Windows RT, and another with an Intel processor featuring Windows 8 Pro.
Microsoft has released prices on only the RT version, which is already available for sale. The Intel version will come
By RYAN NAKASHIMAAP Business Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - I've been conditioned just like any other consumer to expect certain things from certain companies. When it comes to tablets, I expect Apple's to look and feel amazing, Google's to seamlessly blend online services such as Gmail
WOBURN, Mass. (AP) - Shares of Skyworks Solutions Inc. slid Friday after the chip-maker's outlook for the current quarter, its fiscal first, fell slightly short of Wall Street expectations.
THE SPARK: Skyworks late on Thursday predicted earnings, excluding one-time items, of 54 cents per share
NEW YORK (AP) - A day after announcing plans to downsize its magazine division, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. said the declining value of its publishing business and a drop in ad revenues widened its third-quarter loss.
Shares of the New York lifestyle, media and merchandising company
By Associated Press
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The popular 3-D ride based on the "Transformers" movie franchise is coming to Universal's theme park in Orlando in the summer of 2013, Universal announced Thursday.
The announcement about the ride coming to Universal Studios Florida was made Thursday
NEW YORK (AP) - Verizon says the effects of Superstorm Sandy on its fourth-quarter earnings could be "significant."
Verizon Communications Inc., whose downtown Manhattan facilities were flooded and are still without power, said Friday it is working to restore communications services to customers
NEW YORK (AP) - The McGraw-Hill Cos., an education and financial information company that owns the Standard & Poor's corporate credit rating firm, said Friday its third-quarter net income fell 14 percent, pulled down by costs related to the planned spinoff of its education division and cost
By YOUKYUNG LEEAP Technology Writer
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Samsung Electronics Co. said Friday it has sold more than 3 million Galaxy Note II smartphones in a little over a month after its launch, as the company vies to keep its lead over rivals during the crucial holiday quarter.