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Monday, Mar 24, 2014 at 02:15 PM PDT
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

White House May Be Ditching BlackBerry for Android

White House May Be Ditching BlackBerry for Android

The White House is now testing Samsung and LG Android phones.

Monday, Mar 24, 2014 at 03:07 PM PDT

Want a Job? It Might be Time to Start Gaming

Want a Job? It Might be Time to Start Gaming

It’s one of the Bay Area’s biggest industries and also one of the fastest-growing – and it’s all about playing games.

Thursday, Mar 20, 2014 at 06:35 AM PDT

Messaging Mania: Inside Tango's Huge Funding

Messaging Mania: Inside Tango's Huge Funding

$280 million for a Bay Area-based messaging app?

Monday, Mar 17, 2014 at 05:07 PM PDT

NASA Talks Future Flight

NASA Talks Future Flight

Airplanes have long relied on air traffic controllers to help guide them and find them. Now, thanks to Bay Area technology, airports may soon get a boost from space.

Thursday, Mar 6, 2014 at 12:05 PM PST

Jawbone App Tracks Caffeine Intake

Jawbone App Tracks Caffeine Intake

A new app from Jawbone tracks your caffeine.

Monday, Mar 3, 2014 at 07:35 PM PST

Cars Driving Toward Too Much Tech?

Cars Driving Toward Too Much Tech?

NBC Bay Area's Scott Budman takes a first look, and listn, at how technology is moving into your vehicle's front seat.

Monday, Mar 3, 2014 at 03:03 PM PST

Uber Rolls Out "Surge Drop"

Uber Rolls Out "Surge Drop"

Uber, the San Francisco-based car service that will find you thanks to an app on your smartphone, got a lot of ink and took a lot of heat around New Year's Eve for its "surge pricing." That is, the price of...

Thursday, Feb 27, 2014 at 07:00 PM PST

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Talks Future at CPUC

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Talks Future at CPUC

Tesla CEO Elon Musk spoke to a packed house at the California Public Utilities Commision, telling regulators that he'll work with them on future projects, because they share a common goal.

Friday, Feb 28, 2014 at 07:34 AM PST

Apple Tops "Most Admired" List

Apple Tops "Most Admired" List

Apple, Amazon, Google, top "Most Admired" list

Wednesday, Feb 26, 2014 at 07:49 PM PST

NASA Finds 715 New Planets

NASA Finds 715 New Planets

More than 700 new planets, discovered by NASA's Kepler Telescope

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49er McDonald Arrested for Domestic Violence: SJPD

49er McDonald Arrested for Domestic Violence: SJPD

The San Francisco 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald was arrested for domestic violence overnight, San Jose police confirmed.

Shooting at Livermore Party Injures Five People

Shooting at Livermore Party Injures Five People

Police are investigating a shooting Sunday morning in Livermore that sent five people to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Near-Miss Between Pedestrian, Driver Sparks Shooting: SFPD

Near-Miss Between Pedestrian, Driver Sparks Shooting: SFPD

A man is in critical condition Sunday night after a shooting in San Francisco involving a pedestrian getting into an argument with a driver, San Francisco police said.

Napa Wineries Hope to Draw Labor Day Weekend Crowds

Napa Wineries Hope to Draw Labor Day Weekend Crowds

Napa city leaders are hoping swarms of tourists will flock to wine country for the holiday Labor Day weekend – and spend money that was lost this week after Sunday’s earthquake.

Aftershocks Strike Near Napa 1 Week After 6.0 Quake

Aftershocks Strike Near Napa 1 Week After 6.0 Quake

A week after California's Napa Valley was struck by a magnitude-6.0 earthquake, the area was rattled by two aftershocks early on Sunday. A magnitude-3.2 earthquake struck four miles from Napa at 1:56

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