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Apple CEO Tim Cook: "I'm Proud to Be Gay"

Apple CEO Tim Cook spoke out publicly about his sexuality in an op-ed for Bloomberg Businessweek, saying, "I'm proud to be gay" and that he hoped to inspire others. "While I have never denied my sexuality, I haven’t publicly acknowledged it either, until now," Cook said in... Watch »

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Students Operate Space Satellites Through NASA

Students Operate Space Satellites Through NASA

Santa Clara University students are learning how to run space satellites thanks to a program with NASA's... Watch »

Oct 29, 2014
Google to Pay Woman $2,250 for Showing Breasts on Street View

Google to Pay Woman $2,250 for Showing Breasts on Street View

Google was ordered to pay a Canadian woman $2,250 for photographing her sitting on her porch with her... Read »

Oct 30, 2014
Kittens Delivered Via Uber on

Kittens Delivered Via Uber on "National Cat Day"

Wednesday in San Francisco, open up your Uber app and request some cuteness. The company will deliver kittens... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
User Growth, Outlook Hit Twitter Stock After-hours

User Growth, Outlook Hit Twitter Stock After-hours

Twitter's third-quarter revenue outpaced expectations, but investors concerned about user growth and holiday-quarter... Read »

Oct 27, 2014
SF Mayor Signs Bill Regulating Airbnb

SF Mayor Signs Bill Regulating Airbnb

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee signed off on legislation Monday that creates strict guidelines when it comes... Watch »

Oct 27, 2014
Caltrain Upgrades Could Replace Google Bus

Caltrain Upgrades Could Replace Google Bus

Google, Oracle, LinkedIn and other big-time Silicon Valley firms are joining a group that will work on... Read »

Oct 28, 2014
Rocket Launch Aborted Over Boat Just Before Blast-Off

Rocket Launch Aborted Over Boat Just Before Blast-Off

The planned launch of a rocket from a NASA launchpad in Virginia was aborted at the last minute Monday night, over a... Read »

Oct 27, 2014
Stock Sale Could Make Airbnb Worth $13B

Stock Sale Could Make Airbnb Worth $13B

Airbnb is mulling a stock sale that would raise another $3 billion worth of value in the company, anonymous sources... Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Google Exec Sets Records With Leap From Near-Space

Google Exec Sets Records With Leap From Near-Space

Google executive Alan Eustace broke the sound barrier and set several skydiving records over the southern New Mexico... Read »

Oct 25, 2014
Twitter to Open

Twitter to Open "Learning Center" For Homeless

Beginning next summer, Twitter employees will teach tech skills to San Francisco's homeless at a $1 million... Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Vintage Apple Computer Sells for $905,000 at Auction

Vintage Apple Computer Sells for $905,000 at Auction

A vintage Apple computer that was one of only 50 made in Steve Jobs' garage in 1976 sold for $905,000 at auction on... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
Special Report: Investing with the Stars

Special Report: Investing with the Stars

Famous people are the new tech investors. Read »

Oct 23, 2014
Fremont Tech Company Paid Workers $1.21 An Hour

Fremont Tech Company Paid Workers $1.21 An Hour

Fremont-based Electronics For Imaging has been slapped with a fine and ordered to pay thousands of dollars in... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014

"Silicon Beach" Brings Tech Boom to Los Angeles

So long Silicon Valley. These days entrepreneurs and engineers are flocking to a place better known for wave surfing... Read »

Oct 22, 2014
San Francisco Jail Inmates Get Computer Tablets

San Francisco Jail Inmates Get Computer Tablets

Some San Francisco jail inmates are now in possession of computer tablets they can use to do homework, read... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014

"Tech Couple" to Build Noe Valley "Bunker"

An unknown "young tech couple" with a penchant for entertaining are also security-minded: they... Read »

Oct 22, 2014
Nextdoor Wants to Make Trick-or-Treating More Efficient

Nextdoor Wants to Make Trick-or-Treating More Efficient

Nextdoor, the Bay Area company that lets neighbors communicate with each other about everything from local... Watch »

Oct 22, 2014
Target Offers Free Shipping on All Online Orders

Target Offers Free Shipping on All Online Orders

Target is offering for the first time free holiday shipping on all items as the discounter throws itself in the ring... Read »

Oct 22, 2014
Silicon Valley Company Develops Hoverboard

Silicon Valley Company Develops Hoverboard

NBC Bay Area's Scott Budman got to to for a ride on a real hoverboard. Watch »

Oct 22, 2014

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