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Friday, Aug 12, 2016 at 03:57 PM PDT

Judge Sentences SF Tech Mogul to 12 Months in Jail

Judge Sentences SF Tech Mogul to 12 Months in Jail

A Silicon Valley internet mogul who made $300 million at the age of 25 and appeared on "The Oprah Winfrey Show" as a highly eligible bachelor was sentenced Friday to a year in jail for violating his probation in...

Friday, Aug 12, 2016 at 01:22 PM PDT

California May Beef Up Electric Vehicle Mandate

California May Beef Up Electric Vehicle Mandate

A California lawmaker told The Associated Press on Friday that she's introducing legislation to require that 15 percent of new vehicles be emission-free in less than a decade, a significant escalation in...

Thursday, Aug 11, 2016 at 06:51 PM PDT

Could Drone Racing Be an Olympic Sport?

Could Drone Racing Be an Olympic Sport?

It’s one of the fastest moving, fastest growing sports in the world.

Could drone racing be flying into the Olympic Games?

Thursday, Aug 11, 2016 at 11:28 AM PDT

US Judge Dismisses Suit Against Twitter Over ISIS Rhetoric

US Judge Dismisses Suit Against Twitter Over ISIS Rhetoric

A federal judge ruled Wednesday to dismiss a lawsuit brought by the widow of an American killed in Jordan, which accused Twitter Inc. of giving voice to ISIS, NBC News reported. Tamara Fields, a Florida...

Thursday, Aug 11, 2016 at 01:18 PM PDT

Tale of the Tape: The Bay Area Olympic Edge

Tale of the Tape: The Bay Area Olympic Edge

A Silicon Valley company is responsible for the wide array of colorful tape that Olympians in Rio are sporting this summer.

Wednesday, Aug 10, 2016 at 06:25 PM PDT

Tesla's Auto-Drive Saves Man's Life

Tesla's Auto-Drive Saves Man's Life

Joshua Neally of Missouri bought a high-tech Tesla Model X a few weeks ago, and now he says it saved his life.

Wednesday, Aug 10, 2016 at 12:37 PM PDT

Delta Struggles Through Third Day of Computer Problems

Delta Struggles Through Third Day of Computer Problems

Delta fliers faced delays, cancellations and more headaches Wednesday as the Atlanta-based airline struggled with its computer systems for the third straight day. More than 150 flights were canceled by...

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...

Tuesday, Aug 9, 2016 at 01:18 PM PDT

Back-to-School Safety Tech That Helps Keep Kids Safe

Back-to-School Safety Tech That Helps Keep Kids Safe

Millions of parents in the U.S. will allow their children to walk to and from school this fall. No matter how mature and responsible a child is, those few blocks without adult supervision are enough to...

Tuesday, Aug 9, 2016 at 02:35 PM PDT

Bay Area Artificial Intelligence Protects Olympic Athletes

Bay Area Artificial Intelligence Protects Olympic Athletes

When it comes to security in Rio, it is man and machine.

Security technology is playing a crucial role at Olympic village – in particular, a Palo Alto-produced machine called Qylatron.

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