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Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 06:02 PM PDT

New BART Cars Expected in Service By September

New BART Cars Expected in Service By September

New BART cars are expected to start carrying passengers in late September following final testing this summer, BART officials said Monday.

Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 07:55 AM PDT

Twins Born Conjoined at the Heart

Twins Born Conjoined at the Heart

Twin baby girls Paisleigh and Paislyn Martinez were born conjoined at the chest, with their hearts fused together. Doctors from University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital used groundbreaking technology...

Sunday, Jul 23, 2017 at 09:19 AM PDT

Pokémon Go Fest Attendees Refunded as Glitches Plague Event

Pokémon Go Fest Attendees Refunded as Glitches Plague Event

Thousands of people descended on Chicago Saturday for Pokémon Go Fest – an event that was billed as a celebration of the smartphone game’s first year but instead became a debacle plagued by massive lines and...

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 08:16 PM PDT

SF Attorney Working to Address Concerns About Uber, Lyft

SF Attorney Working to Address Concerns About Uber, Lyft

A city attorney has serious questions about how Uber and Lyft operate, In fact, he wants to know if they constitute a public nuisance. And now, he says he's ready to use the courts to help him find out. Christie...

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 03:06 PM PDT

Lyft Launches Own Autonomous Vehicle Unit in Palo Alto

Lyft Launches Own Autonomous Vehicle Unit in Palo Alto

Lyft said Friday that it is setting up its own unit to develop autonomous vehicle technology, but its approach will be different from other companies and partnerships working on self-driving cars.

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 12:05 PM PDT

How Would the East Coast Hyperloop Compare to World’s Largest Tunnels?

How Would the East Coast Hyperloop Compare to World’s Largest Tunnels?

Elon Musk’s proposed Hyperloop from New York to Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington, D.C., would stretch over 250 miles. If built, how would that compare to the world’s largest tunnels?

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 08:51 AM PDT

What Drug-Dealing Darknet Sites Have in Common With eBay

What Drug-Dealing Darknet Sites Have in Common With eBay

AlphaBay, the now-shuttered online marketplace that authorities say traded in illegal drugs, firearms and counterfeit goods, wasn't all that different from any other e-commerce site, court documents show. Not...

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 02:17 PM PDT

Mom Bitten by Shark Gets High-Tech Prosthetic Arm

Mom Bitten by Shark Gets High-Tech Prosthetic Arm

Tiffany Johnson lost her arm to a shark while on vacation in the Bahamas back in June. Only a month later and the mother of three keeps a positive attitude about the incident and continues to make progress with...

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 07:25 PM PDT

Google Street View Takes You Out of This World, Into the ISS

Google Street View Takes You Out of This World, Into the ISS

We see it in the sky, but can’t climb aboard. The International Space Station is home to a small number of elite astronauts, working on cool experiments in a gravity-free environment. But now, thanks to...

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 07:39 PM PDT
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By Rebecca Greenway

Nine Years of Zuckerberg's Annual Challenges

From ditching his signature hoodie for a "more serious" look to killing his own...View gallery

  • Wear a Tie Everyday: 2009
  • Learn Mandarin: 2010
  • Vegan or Kill: 2011

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