• How Israeli tech will help California's drought Thursday, 6 Mar 2014 | 1:43 PM ET
    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) and California Gov. Jerry Brown (L) shake hands after signing a pact to strengthen economic and research ties between California and Israel at the Computer History Museum on March 5, 2014 in Mountain View, Calif.

    A deal made with Israel could help alleviate California's serious drought problem.

  • Tech Yeah! Overpaying for Whatsapp     Thursday, 6 Mar 2014 | 12:00 PM ET

    Google's Nikesh Arora's comments on FB overpaying for Whatsapp and thoughts on Google's future growth strategies.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, March 6- A U.S. judge on Thursday rejected Apple Inc's request for a permanent sales ban in the United States against some older Samsung smartphones, a key setback for the iPhone maker in its global patent battle.

  • LinkedIn co-founder defends eBay against Icahn Thursday, 6 Mar 2014 | 6:26 AM ET
    Reid Hoffman, chairman and co-founder of LinkedIn Corp.

    Reid Hoffman criticized Icahn’s campaign against eBay, arguing it is rooted in short-term thinking that runs counter to the focus on long-term growth.

  • Tech Yeah! Yahoo's new strategy     Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 12:00 PM ET

    Jon Fortt discusses Yahoo¿s new sign in strategy with Dana Wollman of Engadget.

  • Tech Yeah! PlayStation 4 vs. Xbox One     Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 12:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt and CNET Senior Editor Dan Ackerman talk about why the PlayStation 4 has gained ground over the Xbox One.

  • CNBC's Josh Lipton and Mashable Technology Editor Pete Pachal discuss CarPlay, Apple's latest move into auto technology.

  • S&P’s rise underpinned by borrowed money Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 2:17 AM ET
    A trader signals an offer in the Standard & Poor's 500 stock index options pit at the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE).

    US stocks are being propelled to fresh highs by investors borrowing a record amount of money in a high stakes gamble that is raising concerns.

  • Travel apps for the perfect va-cay     Friday, 28 Feb 2014 | 12:00 PM ET

    Valley Girl CEO Jesse Draper discusses some her favorite travel apps for planning that perfect vacation.

  • Apple could be the latest casualty in patent war Friday, 28 Feb 2014 | 6:58 AM ET

    Apple is facing $2 billion in damages if found guilty of allegations by a German patent-holding company that it infringed on a cellphone technology.

  • National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, revealed that the surveillance programme, codenamed Optic Nerve, saved one image every five minutes from randomly selected Yahoo Inc webcam chats and stored them on agency databases. It was not clear, however, whether the NSA had access to the actual database of Yahoo webcam images, the Guardian reported.

  • Tech Yeah! Build your own phone     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 12:00 PM ET

    Google is looking at the idea of allowing smartphone users to build their own smartphones with different modules, depending on their particular needs. Laptop Magazine's Mark Spoonauer explains.

  • IBM wants its Jeopardy-winning computer on phones Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 5:57 PM ET
    Watson researchers work inside IBM's Thomas J. Watson Research Center, in Yorktown Heights, New York, Feb. 11, 2014.

    Big Blue is holding a competition for software developers to build smartphone apps using the artificial intelligence platform.

  • Smartphone wars shift from gadgetry to price Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    BARCELONA, Feb 26- The mobile phone industry is now looking to the fast-growing demand for smartphones priced at $100 or below as the market for fancier high-end devices has become saturated, but not all handset makers are able or willing to trade down.

  • Tech Yeah! More secure smartphone     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 12:00 PM ET

    Josh Lipton talks with a former NSA hacking trainer about the Blackphone, a highly encrypted smartphone.

  • Feb 25- Chipmaker Avago Technologies Limited said it expects current-quarter sales to decline 3-6 percent from the first quarter as it lost revenue from a smartphone maker, which analysts said could be Apple Inc.

  • Tech Yeah! BlackBerry back to basics     Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014 | 12:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton and CNET Senior Editor Dan Ackerman discuss BlackBerry's Q20 smartphone, unveiled at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

  • Tech Yeah! Nokia's cheap smartphone     Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 12:00 PM ET

    Nokia, soon to be acquired by MSFT, is turning to software created by arch-rival Google for a new line of cheap smartphones it hopes will make it a late contender in the dynamic low-cost smartphone market.

  • BARCELONA, Feb 24- Nokia, soon to be acquired by Microsoft Corp, is turning to software created by arch-rival Google for a new line of phones it hopes will make it a late contender in the dynamic low-cost smartphone market.

  • TOKYO, Feb 24- Japanese electronics supplier Panasonic Corp said it will make a partial return to the smartphone market with two high-cost models, marketed at business customers as counterparts to its hard-wearing Toughbook laptops and Toughpad tablets.

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  • Working from Los Angeles, Boorstin is CNBC's media and entertainment reporter and editor of CNBC.com's Media Money section.

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  • Lipton is CNBC's technology correspondent, working from CNBC's Silicon Valley bureau.

  • Mark is CNBC's Silicon Valley/San Francisco Bureau Chief covering technology and digital media.


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