NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. retail sales of video games and gaming systems fell 22 percent in December, capping a year of declining sales for the industry.
Research firm NPD Group said Thursday that overall sales fell to $3.21 billion from $4.1 billion in December 2011. NPD estimates that sales of new
By RYAN NAKASHIMAAssociated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Googling the nearest gas station, sending email from your smartphone, or booking a table at a restaurant: Those are all things you shouldn't do while driving. But so many drivers have grown accustomed to their on-the-go tasks that automakers
BERLIN (AP) - The German music industry has broken off talks with Google Inc.'s YouTube service after failing to agree on licensing fees for its members' work.
The GEMA group that represents 65,000 German composers, songwriters and music publishers said Thursday it will now take its case to
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) - A hacker has posted what appears to be private information of former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on the Internet to protest a major corruption scandal which he says "will end in nothing."
The addresses of properties said to be owned by Silva, phone numbers, companies
HELSINKI (AP) - Nokia Corp. says fourth-quarter mobile phone sales exceeded its own expectations, sparking a sharp rise in the company's share price.
The struggling Finnish phone manufacturer says it sold a total 86.3 million devices in the last three months of 2012, including 4.4 million Lumia
By PETER SVENSSONAP Technology Writer
LAS VEGAS (AP) - By showing off a phone with a flexible screen, Samsung is hinting at a day when we might fold up our large phone or tablet screens as if they were maps.
The Korean electronics company provided a glimpse of such a device at a keynote speech
By YOUKYUNG LEEAP Technology Writer
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Google chairman Eric Schmidt's glimpse of the Web being used at a top university in Pyongyang makes him part of a tiny elite that has seen the Internet in North Korea.
His four day visit to the North was a golden propaganda
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - Hon Hai Precision, a leading maker of iPhones and other high-tech gadgets, has said it is working with Chinese police probing allegations that employees of its Foxconn unit solicited kickbacks from suppliers.
Hon Hai said in a statement late Wednesday that it will "thoroughly
By RYAN NAKASHIMA and BARBARA ORTUTAYThe Associated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Some of the weirdest gadgets at the International CES show are designed to solve problems you never knew you had. Are you eating too fast? A digital fork will let you know. Is your toddler having trouble sitting still on the
By The Associated Press
Android and Apple devices dominate in smartphones, according to research firm IDC. 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. Apple's iOS