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Thursday, Sep 8, 2016 at 11:05 AM PDT

Airbnb Addresses Claims of Racism, Revamps Website

Airbnb Addresses Claims of Racism, Revamps Website

Before the end of the year, Airbnb plans to display user photos less prominently, promote instant bookings and introduce technological changes to address widespread reports of racial discrimination against...

Tuesday, Sep 6, 2016 at 02:30 PM PDT

Can Apple Make Listening Easy Without a Headphone Jack?

Can Apple Make Listening Easy Without a Headphone Jack?

When Apple shows off its latest iPhone on Wednesday, it will answer a question it hasn't had to address in years: "What's it putting in the box?" (Besides the iPhone itself, that is.)

Tuesday, Sep 6, 2016 at 07:33 AM PDT

ITT Technical Institute to Close All Campuses

ITT Technical Institute to Close All Campuses

The company that runs ITT Technical Institute announced Tuesday it was shutting down academic operations at all of its campuses and thousands of its employees will lose their jobs. The move comes a more than a...

Friday, Sep 2, 2016 at 09:08 PM PDT

Bay Area Smartphone Owners Stung by Samsung Recall

Bay Area Smartphone Owners Stung by Samsung Recall

Samsung is recalling 2.5 million Galaxy Note 7 smartphones.

Friday, Sep 2, 2016 at 01:57 PM PDT

Facebook Satellites Part of Plan for Internet in Space

Facebook Satellites Part of Plan for Internet in Space

On Thursday, a SpaceX rocket, along with a satellite leased in part by Facebook, were destroyed in a launch pad explosion at Cape Canaveral. The explosion, in which no people were harmed, occurred during...

Friday, Sep 2, 2016 at 12:29 AM PDT

Los Gatos Town Council Votes Down North 40 Project

Los Gatos Town Council Votes Down North 40 Project

A divided Los Gatos Town Council on Thursday night voted to deny the controversial North 40 development as proposed.

Thursday, Sep 1, 2016 at 09:04 PM PDT

Judge OKs $86M Settlement in Volkswagen Lawsuit

Judge OKs $86M Settlement in Volkswagen Lawsuit

A federal judge in San Francisco signed off today on an $86 million settlement of a false advertising and unfair business practices lawsuit filed by the state of California against automaker Volkswagen for...

Thursday, Sep 1, 2016 at 06:51 PM PDT

SpaceX Rocket Explodes, Takes Down Facebook Satellite

SpaceX Rocket Explodes, Takes Down Facebook Satellite

When the SpaceX rocket exploded Thursday morning during a practice test on Cape Canaveral, it badly damaged the reputation of SpaceX and Elon Musk.

But it took Facebook down a peg as well.

Wednesday, Aug 31, 2016 at 11:48 AM PDT

Tesla Needs More Money to Keep Model 3 On Track

Tesla Needs More Money to Keep Model 3 On Track

Automaker Tesla will need to raise additional capital in order to continue as planned with development of its new Model 3 sedan and its giant battery “gigafactory” in Reno, the company said Wednesday. The...

Wednesday, Aug 31, 2016 at 06:32 AM PDT

Chipotle's Latest Freebie: Kids Eat Free on Sundays

Chipotle's Latest Freebie: Kids Eat Free on Sundays

Chipotle's latest burrito giveaway is for children. The company is offering free kid's meals on Sundays during the month of September, another attempt to lure back customers spooked by a series of food scares....

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