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Tuesday, Jun 21, 2016 at 01:10 PM PDT

Bay Area Tech Companies Most Desirable Places to Work: Study

Bay Area Tech Companies Most Desirable Places to Work: Study

A recent LinkedIn study has identified the top 40 companies in the United States deemed the most desirable places to work.

Monday, Jun 20, 2016 at 07:24 PM PDT

Video Shows Tesla Model S Acting as a Boat

Video Shows Tesla Model S Acting as a Boat

Tesla is known for its electronic vehicles, but a new video shows one man's Model S acting as a boat.

Monday, Jun 20, 2016 at 03:20 AM PDT

Solar Plane Begins Trans-Atlantic Stretch of Global Journey

Solar Plane Begins Trans-Atlantic Stretch of Global Journey

A solar-powered airplane has begun its trans-Atlantic flight on the latest leg of its globe-circling voyage. The Swiss-made Solar Impulse 2 took off from New York City early Monday morning. Bertrand Piccard,

Sunday, Jun 19, 2016 at 09:11 AM PDT

Will Facebook Move to SF? Employees Hope So

Will Facebook Move to SF? Employees Hope So

With San Francisco traffic becoming significantly worse over the past five years, the 35 mile-long commute to Menlo Park is becoming a constant complaint for Facebook employees, according to reports.

Friday, Jun 17, 2016 at 10:56 PM PDT

Uber Offering Free Rides in Honor of Orlando Victims

Uber Offering Free Rides in Honor of Orlando Victims

To honor the victims of the Orlando nightclub shooting, Uber is offering free rides this weekend to and from local LGBT communities, bars and restaurants.

Friday, Jun 17, 2016 at 03:53 PM PDT

Uber, Lyft Threaten to Leave Chicago Over License Rule

Uber, Lyft Threaten to Leave Chicago Over License Rule

Uber and Lyft are threatening to leave Chicago if a rideshare ordinance that was unanimously approved Friday by a joint City Council committee passes the full council next week. "It would make true ridesharing...

Friday, Jun 17, 2016 at 02:44 PM PDT

Hacker Floods ISIS Twitter Accounts With LGBT Messages

Hacker Floods ISIS Twitter Accounts With LGBT Messages

A hacker associated with Anonymous has gained control of what had been pro-ISIS Twitter accounts, according to NBC News. The hacker, who goes by the name WauchulaGhost, took control of the accounts and flooded...

Friday, Jun 17, 2016 at 04:11 AM PDT

NASA Spacecraft Set for July 4 Meetup With Jupiter

NASA Spacecraft Set for July 4 Meetup With Jupiter

A NASA spacecraft is on track to rendezvous with Jupiter after a nearly five-year journey. The space agency said Thursday the encounter between Juno and Jupiter will occur on July 4.

Wednesday, Jun 15, 2016 at 04:37 PM PDT

Father of Paris Attacks Victim Sues Social Media Companies

Father of Paris Attacks Victim Sues Social Media Companies

The father of a young woman killed in the Paris massacre last November is suing Google, Facebook and Twitter, saying the companies provided "material support'' to extremists in violation of the law.

Friday, Jun 17, 2016 at 09:01 PM PDT

Google Reacts to Grandma's Super Polite Searches

Google Reacts to Grandma's Super Polite Searches

An 86-year-old grandmother from the U.K caught the eye of employees at Google's Mountain View headquarters on Thursday when her grandson's tweets about her went viral.

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