It sounds backwards, but the more smartphones carriers sell, the worse their profit margins get. The new phone you buy for $199 costs your carrier two or three times as much when they buy it from the manufacturer.
A federal prosecutor is pushing back against the claim by the grieving family of Internet activist Aaron Swartz that "prosecutorial overreach" was a factor in his suicide, saying her office acted "fairly and responsibly."
Despite users threatening to leave Instagram after the image-sharing service proposed changes to its terms of service, it appears overall user numbers haven't suffered much. In fact, that number may be growing ... slowly.
Intel's attempt to reinvent the PC hasn't worked yet.
The world's largest chipmaker reported a quarterly profit on Thursday that fell 27 percent from year-ago results, dragged down by slumping PC chip sales.
Baton Rouge Magnet High School senior Jasmin Chriss is the state recipient of National Center for Women & Information Technology (Louisiana Awards Committee) 2012-2013 Award for Aspirations in Computing Louisiana Affiliate.