SAN FRANCISCO — A clerical error landed Kathleen Casey on the streets. Out of work two years, her unemployment benefits exhausted, in danger of losing her apartment, Casey applied for a job in the pharmacy of a Boston drugstore. She was offered $11 an hour. All she had to do was pass a background ...

December 17, 2011 - 12:36am

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Patricia Dunn, the former Hewlett-Packard Co.

December 6, 2011 - 1:06am

SAN JOSE, Calif. - When a computer attack hobbled Iran's unfinished nuclear power plant last year, it was assumed to be a military-grade strike, the handiwork of elite hacking professionals with nation-state backing.

October 30, 2011 - 12:15am

SAN FRANCISCO — IBM Corp. has passed a milestone, naming the first female CEO in the company's 100-year history. The selection of Virginia "Ginni" Rometty, announced Tuesday, is also a statement about the growing influence of women in the top tiers of the technology world. Two of the biggest tec...

October 26, 2011 - 12:41am

SAN FRANCISCO - The personal computer industry, already reeling from depressed demand, has been dealt another setback: Massive flooding in Thailand has curtailed production of a critical component - computer storage drives.

October 23, 2011 - 12:09am

SAN FRANCISCO - In the end, Steve Jobs left the world to his own devices. As macabre as it might seem, Jobs' death Wednesday will only add to the Apple mystique - and profit.

October 9, 2011 - 12:17am

Steve Jobs was mourned around the world Thursday through the devices he conceived: People held up pictures of candles on their iPads, reviewed his life on Macintosh computers and tapped out tributes on iPhones.

October 7, 2011 - 12:12am

CUPERTINO, Calif. - Steve Jobs, the Apple founder and former CEO who invented and masterfully marketed ever-sleeker gadgets that transformed everyday technology, from the personal computer to the iPod and iPhone, has died. He was 56.

October 6, 2011 - 12:16am

SAN FRANCISCO - Meg Whitman's primary job as Hewlett-Packard Co.'s new CEO will be to restore a sense of direction at a company that has lost its way after a decade of leadership lapses and disjointed deal-making.

September 25, 2011 - 12:11am

SAN FRANCISCO — When Jay Radcliffe revealed three weeks ago that he’d found serious security holes in a popular type of insulin pump that diabetics wear, he kept two important details secret: the pump maker’s name, and the specific technique he used to hack the device....

August 28, 2011 - 12:11am