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Google Express Shutters Bay Area Delivery Hubs

Google Express Shutters Bay Area Delivery Hubs

Bay Area customers of Google's Express delivery service will soon need to find a new alternative. Read »

Aug 21, 2015
Stephen Hawking's Voice Now Available As Open Source Software

Stephen Hawking's Voice Now Available As Open Source Software

Stephen Hawking is known for his brilliant theories involving black holes, quantum mechanics ... Read »

Aug 20, 2015
Netflix Faces Backlash Over Baby Benefit Policy

Netflix Faces Backlash Over Baby Benefit Policy

Netflix is getting jeered for excluding the employees in its DVD-by-mail service from a recently introduced benefit... Read »

Aug 21, 2015
Hyperloop Company Sets Groundbreaking for May 2016

Hyperloop Company Sets Groundbreaking for May 2016

The company working on building a 5-mile stretch of Hyperloop test track in California’s Central Valley has... Read »

Aug 20, 2015
'RoboKiller' App Nets $25K Prize for NJ Hackers

'RoboKiller' App Nets $25K Prize for NJ Hackers

Tired of receiving phone calls about nonexistent grand prizes and luxury cruises at odd hours? Well, the FTC has... Read »

Aug 20, 2015
Golden Gate Park Risky Spot for Mobile Security

Golden Gate Park Risky Spot for Mobile Security

A new report cites Golden Gate Park as one of the worst tourist spots for mobile security in the country. Read »

Aug 20, 2015
DA: Uber Driver Background Checks Failed to Uncover Records

DA: Uber Driver Background Checks Failed to Uncover Records

The San Francisco District Attorney announced Wednesday the expansion of a consumer-protection lawsuit aimed at... Watch »

Aug 19, 2015
Robot Butler Starts Work at Silicon Valley Hotel

Robot Butler Starts Work at Silicon Valley Hotel

Aloft Silicon Valley now has a robot butler called Botlr on duty. Read »

Aug 19, 2015
Dropbox Scouts for Diversity Leader

Dropbox Scouts for Diversity Leader

Dropbox is the latest local tech company to seek to hire a Head of Diversity. Read »

Aug 19, 2015
New Google Tool Shows How Much Sunlight Your Home Receives

New Google Tool Shows How Much Sunlight Your Home Receives

A new Google website allows you to see how much sunlight your roof gets each year and how solar panels could cut... Watch »

Aug 18, 2015
You Can Now Review the TSA on Yelp

You Can Now Review the TSA on Yelp

In a blog post Tuesday, Yelp said it had reached an agreement with the federal government that will allow... Read »

Aug 19, 2015
Uber Starts Food Delivery Service in Bay Area

Uber Starts Food Delivery Service in Bay Area

Uber has turned its business model to the food delivery world. Watch »

Aug 17, 2015
Amazon's Data-Driven Approach Becoming More Common

Amazon's Data-Driven Approach Becoming More Common

Amazon isn't the only company that is using data on employees to improve productivity. Read »

Aug 17, 2015
SF Shower Head Start-Up Receives Funding from Tim Cook

SF Shower Head Start-Up Receives Funding from Tim Cook

San Francisco company Nebia has created a new drought-friendly shower system that uses 70 percent less water than... Read »

Aug 13, 2015
Tesla's Fremont Factory Closed After Crane Knocks Down Power Line

Tesla's Fremont Factory Closed After Crane Knocks Down Power Line

Tesla Motors closed its Fremont factory early Friday morning after a crane accidentally brought down a power line... Read »

Aug 14, 2015
Steve Jobs' Old BMW for Sale on Craigslist?

Steve Jobs' Old BMW for Sale on Craigslist?

A BMW that may have once been owned by Steve Jobs is for sale or trade on Craigslist. Read »

Aug 13, 2015
Tinder CEO Leaves After Five Months

Tinder CEO Leaves After Five Months

Tinder's latest CEO Christopher Payne just didn't match with the company. Payne is leaving the position after just... Read »

Aug 13, 2015
Harvard Student Loses Facebook Gig for App That Shows Flaws

Harvard Student Loses Facebook Gig for App That Shows Flaws

A Harvard University student says he lost his internship at Facebook after he launched a browser application from... Read »

Aug 13, 2015
Hong Kong Uber Drivers Arrested By Undercover Police

Hong Kong Uber Drivers Arrested By Undercover Police

Hong Kong police searched Uber's office in the Asian financial center on Tuesday, in the latest legal headache for... Read »

Aug 12, 2015
'Startup U' Premieres on Reality TV

'Startup U' Premieres on Reality TV

San Mateo's Draper University is the setting for new reality show "Startup U." Read »

Aug 12, 2015

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