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Looking for Love on a Dating App? You May Find Music Instead
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Looking for Love on a Dating App? You May Find Music Instead

In your quest to find a date, a spouse or a hook-up, you might discover something else when using dating apps: new music. From Madonna to Mariah Carey, an increasing number of acts are looking to platforms like Tinder and Match to promote their music and reach their fans... Read »

6 hours ago
Google to Alert Drivers to Railroad Crossings

Google to Alert Drivers to Railroad Crossings

The federal agency that oversees railroads is asking digital mapping companies to alert users as they approach track... Read »

Jun 29, 2015
Solar Impulse Plane Passes 'Point of No Return'

Solar Impulse Plane Passes 'Point of No Return'

Even under the cover of darkness, a solar-powered plane lifted off from Japan early Monday for the trans-Pacific leg... Read »

Jun 29, 2015
Facebook Lets Users Show Their Pride with Rainbow Filter

Facebook Lets Users Show Their Pride with Rainbow Filter

Facebook is now offering a rainbow filter that anyone can overlay on his or her profile picture in the wake of... Read »

Jun 26, 2015
What Your Smartphone Says About What You Like to Eat

What Your Smartphone Says About What You Like to Eat

It turns out your choice in a smart phone says a lot more than you might think about what kind of foods you like to... Read »

Jun 25, 2015
The Future Has Arrived: Hoverbike in the Works

The Future Has Arrived: Hoverbike in the Works

A UK aeronautics company that once used Kickstarter to raise funds has a real hoverbike in the works. Read »

Jun 24, 2015
Grateful Dead Farewell Concerts to Stream on YouTube

Grateful Dead Farewell Concerts to Stream on YouTube

Grateful Dead's final shows in Santa Clara will be streamed on YouTube for a fee. Read »

Jun 26, 2015

"Sweepstakes" Games Illegal, California Court Rules

Computerized "sweepstakes'' games offered at special Internet cafes are the equivalent of slot machines and... Read »

Jun 25, 2015
Facebook Worth More Than Walmart in Stock Market

Facebook Worth More Than Walmart in Stock Market

Facebook is now bigger than Walmart, at least when it comes to its value on the stock market. Read »

Jun 23, 2015
Uber's Tracking Policy Draws Complaint from Watchdog Group

Uber's Tracking Policy Draws Complaint from Watchdog Group

The Electronic Privacy Information Center has filed a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission over Uber's plan... Watch »

Jun 22, 2015
Google Launches News Lab to Help Journalists

Google Launches News Lab to Help Journalists

Google on Monday introduced its newest site, News Lab, aimed at helping journalists craft and share their stories... Read »

Jun 22, 2015
Silicon Valley Startups Need More Office Space

Silicon Valley Startups Need More Office Space

Silicon Valley startups will need 8.6 million more square feet of new office space this year. Read »

Jun 22, 2015
Apple Responds to Taylor Swift's Open Letter

Apple Responds to Taylor Swift's Open Letter

Apple says it now plans to pay royalties to artists and record labels during a free, three-month trial of its new... Read »

Jun 22, 2015
Apple Watch Now Available in Apple Stores

Apple Watch Now Available in Apple Stores

Apple Watch has arrived at Apple retail stores. Read »

Jun 19, 2015
Newt Gingrich Takes on New Job: Tech Reviewer

Newt Gingrich Takes on New Job: Tech Reviewer

After jokes about reviewing technology for Mashable arose on Twitter, it soon became a reality for Newt Gingrich who... Read »

Jun 19, 2015
Federal Agent to Plead Guilty to Bitcoin Thefts, Prosecutors Say

Federal Agent to Plead Guilty to Bitcoin Thefts, Prosecutors Say

A former Secret Service agent will plead guilty to charges connected with the theft of electronic currency during a... Read »

Jun 18, 2015
Pixar Co-Director Discusses New Movie

Pixar Co-Director Discusses New Movie "Inside Out"

“Inside Out” co-director Ronnie Del Carmen sat down with NBC Bay Area inside Pixar’s Emeryville headquarters to talk... Watch »

Jun 19, 2015
Fitbit Shows Off Its Pipes in NYSE Debut as Shares Soar

Fitbit Shows Off Its Pipes in NYSE Debut as Shares Soar

Fitbit flexed some muscle Thursday and its shares rocketed almost 50 percent higher in the first day of trading for... Watch »

Jun 18, 2015
State Reveals Details of 6 Self-Driving Car Accidents

State Reveals Details of 6 Self-Driving Car Accidents

California state officials released reports Thursday detailing six accidents that involved self-driving car... Read »

Jun 18, 2015
Judge: Ellen Pao Liable For $276K in Silicon Valley Gender Lawsuit

Judge: Ellen Pao Liable For $276K in Silicon Valley Gender Lawsuit

A woman who lost a high-profile gender discrimination lawsuit against a Silicon Valley venture capital firm is... Read »

Jun 18, 2015

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