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Tuesday, Aug 9, 2016 at 07:15 PM PDT

From 'The Face' to 'Finger Wag': How The Olympics Get Social

From 'The Face' to 'Finger Wag': How The Olympics Get Social

From "Phelps Face" to "Hijabi Zorro" to a single finger wave launching an international discussion, it’s clear that the 2016 Olympics are happening not just on the athletic fields, and certainly not just on your...

Friday, Aug 5, 2016 at 06:31 PM PDT

Job Gains Led By Tech, But Silicon Valley Mixed

Job Gains Led By Tech, But Silicon Valley Mixed

The latest job report was reason for a lot of optimism, and most investors jumped in with both hands.

Thursday, Aug 4, 2016 at 10:23 AM PDT

Silicon Valley Tech on its Way to Olympic Opening Ceremony

Silicon Valley Tech on its Way to Olympic Opening Ceremony

When Michael Phelps leads Team USA into the Olympic opening ceremony, a Silicon Valley company will have his back.

Well, they’ll be on his back.

Tuesday, Aug 2, 2016 at 07:19 PM PDT

NY-Based WeWork Opens Up Office Space in Silicon Valley

NY-Based WeWork Opens Up Office Space in Silicon Valley

A New York company is expanding into the Silicon Valley to fill a demand for more office space in the area.

Friday, Jul 29, 2016 at 06:48 PM PDT

Silicon Valley Software Company Hits it Big in IPO

Silicon Valley Software Company Hits it Big in IPO

The NASDAQ confetti dropped Friday morning on what has become an unusual target: A Silicon Valley tech company.

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 07:04 PM PDT

Bay Area Tech to Help Track Zika Virus During Olympics

Bay Area Tech to Help Track Zika Virus During Olympics

Olympic athletes are arriving in Rio, full of confidence, hope — and concerns about Zika. Will they get it? How will they know if they’re at risk? Enter Silicon Valley, and the smart thermometer, as it is...

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 12:11 AM PDT

Silicon Valley Helps Decathlete Run in Rio Olympics

Silicon Valley Helps Decathlete Run in Rio Olympics

When American decathlete Jeremy Taiwo competes in Rio, he’ll have Silicon Valley technology along for the ride.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 04:26 PM PDT

Apple Touts Apps and Services Amid Sagging iPhone Sales

Apple Touts Apps and Services Amid Sagging iPhone Sales

You can expect to hear a lot more from Apple about the virtues of mobile apps and online services in coming months. And for good reason: They're just about the only part of Apple's business that's growing right...

Wednesday, Jul 13, 2016 at 03:18 PM PDT

Google, LinkedIn Complete Massive Silicon Valley Land Swap

Google, LinkedIn Complete Massive Silicon Valley Land Swap

Tech giants Google and LinkedIn may be rivals online, but they're collaborating in the real world on a Silicon Valley land swap.

Thursday, Jul 7, 2016 at 06:58 PM PDT

Video Streaming Apps to Combat Police Violence

Video Streaming Apps to Combat Police Violence

In the wake of a flood of news about police beatings, especially dealing with the African-American community, tech companies find themselves on the front line of the battle.

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