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Silicon Valley Wealth Driving Santa Cruz Real Estate Boom

Silicon Valley Wealth Driving Santa Cruz Real Estate Boom

Expensive homes are in demand in Santa Cruz, and the reason why is a short drive over Highway 17 away -- big... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Social Media Pushes Back at Militant Propaganda

Social Media Pushes Back at Militant Propaganda

The extremists of the Islamic State group have turned their social media into a theater of horror, broadcasting... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
UPS: Hack May Have Exposed Customer Data at 51 Stores

UPS: Hack May Have Exposed Customer Data at 51 Stores

Customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information stolen, the company said Wednesday... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
High-Speed Gigafiber Internet Coming to Cupertino

High-Speed Gigafiber Internet Coming to Cupertino

Download a full-length movie in 30 seconds or download 25 songs in one second. That's some of what you'll be able to... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Apple's Stock Bounces Back to Hit a New High

Apple's Stock Bounces Back to Hit a New High

Apple's stock touched a new high Wednesday, reflecting investors' renewed faith in CEO Tim Cook's ability to outwit... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Clippers Owner Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft Board

Clippers Owner Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft Board

Steve Ballmer on Tuesday left Microsoft's Board of Directors, citing new commitments as owner of the Los... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Google's IPO 10 Years Later

Google's IPO 10 Years Later

Silicon Valley marks a decade since Google's IPO Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
Silicon Valley Startups Must Pass

Silicon Valley Startups Must Pass "The Toothbrush Test"

Google CEO Larry Page has popularized a new aphorism in Silicon Valley: the toothbrush test. Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Twitter Co-Founder in Ferguson #HandsUpDontShoot

Twitter Co-Founder in Ferguson #HandsUpDontShoot

San Francisco's Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey went down to Missouri over the weekend - with phone and... Read »

Aug 18, 2014
Highest-Paid Googlers? Still Engineers

Highest-Paid Googlers? Still Engineers

A list of the highest paid positions at Google range from around $50,000 a year for an online sales and... Read »

Aug 17, 2014
Twitter Goes On Offensive Against Bullies Following Zelda Williams Debacle

Twitter Goes On Offensive Against Bullies Following Zelda...

Zelda Williams posted a poignant tribute to her late father, comedian Robin Williams, after his death on Monday. She Read »

Aug 15, 2014
Report: Airbnb Legalization Has Safety Concerns

Report: Airbnb Legalization Has Safety Concerns

San Francisco's plan to legalize Airbnb and other short-term vacation rentals has serious flaws including... Read »

Aug 14, 2014
Mark Zuckerberg is Taking the Ice Bucket Challenge

Mark Zuckerberg is Taking the Ice Bucket Challenge

Quick to respond to a challenge from Chris Christie, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg dumped a bucket of ice water... Read »

Aug 14, 2014
Uber Battling California Legislature, Lyft

Uber Battling California Legislature, Lyft

Uber says a bill to regulate its nascent industry is written by trial lawyers and the insurance industry and must be... Read »

Aug 13, 2014
Huntbnb Lets Landlords See If Their Properties Are On Airbnb

Huntbnb Lets Landlords See If Their Properties Are On Airbnb

With the rental market in San Francisco tight and short-term rentals possible grounds for eviction, a service called... Read »

Aug 13, 2014
Cisco to Lay Off Up to 6,000 Workers

Cisco to Lay Off Up to 6,000 Workers

Cisco says it will lay off up to 6,000 workers, or 8 percent of its workforce, as part of a restructuring. Read »

Aug 13, 2014
Apple Honors Robin Williams on its Website

Apple Honors Robin Williams on its Website

Apple is honoring Robin Williams on its web page. Williams died Monday at his home in Tiburon, California, at... Read »

Aug 14, 2014
Wanderu Caters to Bus Travelers

Wanderu Caters to Bus Travelers

With its emphasis on curbside bus stops, modernized double-decker buses and on-board Wi-Fi, Wanderu is geared toward... Watch »

Aug 13, 2014
California Sweetens Deal for Tesla Factory: Report

California Sweetens Deal for Tesla Factory: Report

California is rolling out the green carpet for Elon Musk's Tesla battery factory: $500 million dollars and an easier... Read »

Aug 12, 2014
Google Backs $300M Trans-Pacific Cable System for Faster Internet

Google Backs $300M Trans-Pacific Cable System for Faster Internet

Google is part of a $300 million project creating a high-speed Trans-Pacific cable system that connects the... Read »

Aug 11, 2014
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