Feb 18, 2013 Multibillion-dollar deals involving Dell, American Airlines and Heinz may portend another boom in giant mergers and buyouts. But historians warn most mergers go bust.
Feb 15, 2013 While the Dow has been inching toward a record high, Apple's stock has taken a significant dive.
Feb 14, 2013 Authorities in Spain have busted a ring of computer criminals. Their speciality: Ransomware, an infuriating kind of computer attack where a virus gets introduced that locks up the computer system and demands a cash ransom.
Janell Burley Hofmann
Feb 22, 2013 Janell Burley Hofmann, one of our resident tech etiquette gurus, is a Cape Cod Mother of five with strong opinions about how to behave with technology. Today's topic: Group text messages.
Feb 14, 2013 To celebrate this day of wine and roses, Marketplace Tech wants to know the most romantic -- or least romantic -- text, tweet or social media message you've ever received.
Feb 14, 2013 President Obama's executive order for increased sharing between government agencies and large infrastructure companies endeavors to help bypass Congress in a fast-moving Internet attack.
Feb 13, 2013 How does today's news compare to the information technology that was around when the last Pope resigned in 1415?
Feb 13, 2013 Apple is to respond to a lawsuit claiming it should distribute more cash to shareholders. CEO Tim Cook calls the suit a “silly sideshow.”
Feb 12, 2013 While wearable electronics seem to be the next must-have gadget, it's not clear whether consumers are ready to compromise style for function.