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Friday, Feb 19, 2016 at 02:15 AM PST

McAfee: FBI Doesn't Have Personnel to Crack Shooter's iPhone

McAfee: FBI Doesn't Have Personnel to Crack Shooter's iPhone

John McAfee, who insists that he supports Tim Cook and Apple's stance on the San Bernardino case, says he can help both sides: Get the FBI the information it wants, while letting Apple off the hook.

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 06:57 PM PST

Cupertino Student Finalist in Google Doodle

Cupertino Student Finalist in Google Doodle

Google announced finalists for its annual “Google Doodle” contest, and we caught up with one of the finalists, Christina Wu of Cupertino.

Wednesday, Jan 27, 2016 at 06:22 PM PST

Apple's Plan to Build New Campus in SJ Approved

Apple's Plan to Build New Campus in SJ Approved

Tech giant Apple has been given the green light to expand into San Jose. The San Jose City Council on Tuesday approved Apple's bold plan to build its 86-acre campus in North San Jose, at 2325 Orchard Way...

Thursday, Jan 7, 2016 at 06:53 PM PST

Super-Thin Technology Featured in CES

Super-Thin Technology Featured in CES

Super-thin technology is changing the way we look at our TVs, computers and even refrigerators. NBC Bay Area's Business and Tech reporter Scott Budman is at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas where...

Thursday, Jan 7, 2016 at 11:44 PM PST

CES: Intel Unveils the 'Smart Dress'

CES: Intel Unveils the 'Smart Dress'

What happens when you mix technology and fashion? You get something like the Smart Dress being shown off here at CES by Intel.

Wednesday, Jan 6, 2016 at 06:06 PM PST

CES 2016: Big Buzz Is About Virtual Reality

CES 2016: Big Buzz Is About Virtual Reality

This is the week that Silicon Valley's population dips a little as tens of thousands of techies travel to Las Vegas for the Consumer Electronics Show.
The big buzz this year is about virtual reality.

Tuesday, Dec 29, 2015 at 05:44 PM PST

Voter Records Exposed on Internet: Report

Voter Records Exposed on Internet: Report

It’s something we take for granted: When we vote, our vote will stay private. But the voting records of just about every American who has voted since 2000 were reportedly exposed in a publicly available Internet...

Tuesday, Dec 29, 2015 at 08:03 PM PST

New Hoverboard Law Coming to CA on Jan. 1

New Hoverboard Law Coming to CA on Jan. 1

Anyone under the age of 16 will not be allowed to ride a hoverboard on public roadways in California, according to a new state law set to go into effect on Jan. 1.

Monday, Dec 28, 2015 at 06:39 PM PST

FAA Reminds Drone Owners to Get Registered

FAA Reminds Drone Owners to Get Registered

Call it "Game of Drones." Will new drone owners – and there are about a million of them who found unmanned flying devices under the Christmas tree this year – register them in time? The Federal Aviation...

Monday, Dec 21, 2015 at 10:07 PM PST

Offenders to Entrepreneurs: Inmates Attempt to Defy Odds

Offenders to Entrepreneurs: Inmates Attempt to Defy Odds

During a time when racist texts and excessive force are sparking investigations into our prison systems, a semblance of hope is coming from the inside. An innovative program is trying to turn offenders...

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Boy, 6, Killed by Car at San Jose's Oakridge Mall

Boy, 6, Killed by Car at San Jose's Oakridge Mall

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Funds Set Up to Help Oldest Park Ranger

Funds Set Up to Help Oldest Park Ranger

At least two groups are raising funds for Betty Reid Soskin, the nation’s oldest full-time park ranger, who was beaten and robbed while she slept at her Richmond, California apartment this week.

Golden Gate Bridge, Ferry and Transit Fares Increase

Golden Gate Bridge, Ferry and Transit Fares Increase

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Busy Travel Expected During July 4 Weekend

Busy Travel Expected During July 4 Weekend

Economic conditions are behind what's expected to be the second busiest July 4th holiday weekend for California residents who plan to travel, according to a AAA survey.

Attackers Take Hostages at Bangladesh Restaurant

Attackers Take Hostages at Bangladesh Restaurant

A group of as many as nine gunmen attacked a restaurant popular with foreigners in a diplomatic zone of the Bangladeshi capital on Friday night, taking hostages and exchanging gunfire with security forces...

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