Monday, May 14, 2012 12:18:00 PM
In the wake of the biggest malware presence in Mac history, Apple has invited Kaspersky Lab to consult on potential OS X security issues.
Kaspersky has begun analyzing the OS X platform at Apple's request, the company's chief technology... Read More
Monday, May 14, 2012 8:56:00 AM
A report in Reuters has indicated that LinkedIn is among a handful of potential companies expressing interest in purchasing all or some of Monster Worldwide. According to sources close to the situation, LinkedIn and Silver Lake Partners are ... Read More
Monday, May 14, 2012 8:54:00 AM
As Scott Thompson heads out the door at Yahoo, the new ex-CEO could stand to gain some serious cash in severance. That is, of course, unless Yahoo decides to say his ouster was with "cause."
Unfortunately for Thompson, claiming cause is ... Read More
Monday, May 14, 2012 8:53:00 AM
When most recruiters learn about a potential new media channel like Pinterest or Instagram, their initial reaction is often to discount them as a low-volume source. Many recruiters shortsightedly fail to see their value, no matter how many... Read More
Friday, May 11, 2012 7:33:00 AM
The USPS has announced that it'll refuse to ship any gear containing lithium ion batteries overseas. Thepostal service believes combusting power packs have caused two fatal cargo plane crashes since 2006 -- hence the ban, which takes effect from... Read More
Friday, May 11, 2012 7:32:00 AM
Mike McCue, founder and CEO of Flipboard, credited Apple on Friday with creating a "revolution" with its iPad tablet and said the impact of that revolution is still being understood more than two years after the device reached the... Read More
Thursday, May 10, 2012 10:27:00 AM
Apple and Foxconn will share the costs associated with improving labor conditions at factories in China where devices like the iPhone and iPad are built.
Foxconn Chief Executive Terry Gou revealed that Apple will be contributing to the... Read More
Thursday, May 10, 2012 10:24:00 AM
Sony's troubles during the fiscal year ended March 31 were major -- and its latest financials bear that out.
The company today announced its fiscal-year earnings (PDF), revealing that its revenue slipped by 9.6 percent compared to last... Read More
Wednesday, May 09, 2012 7:55:00 AM
Today’s (barely recognizable) Google Doodle is filled with motifs from ancient Egypt in honor of archaeologist and Egyptologist Howard Carter, best known for discovering the tomb of 14th-century BC pharaoh Tutankhamun.
Carter was born... Read More
Wednesday, May 09, 2012 7:48:00 AM
According to the U.S. Labor Department, 2.1 million people resigned their jobs in February, the most in any month since the start of the Great Recession.
This is startling given that the economy is not strong and that millions are out... Read More