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Facebook Worth More Than Walmart in Stock Market

Facebook Worth More Than Walmart in Stock Market

Facebook is now bigger than Walmart, at least when it comes to its value on the stock market. Read »

Jun 23, 2015
Uber's Tracking Policy Draws Complaint from Watchdog Group

Uber's Tracking Policy Draws Complaint from Watchdog Group

The Electronic Privacy Information Center has filed a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission over Uber's plan... Watch »

Jun 22, 2015
Google Launches News Lab to Help Journalists

Google Launches News Lab to Help Journalists

Google on Monday introduced its newest site, News Lab, aimed at helping journalists craft and share their stories... Read »

Jun 22, 2015
Silicon Valley Startups Need More Office Space

Silicon Valley Startups Need More Office Space

Silicon Valley startups will need 8.6 million more square feet of new office space this year. Read »

Jun 22, 2015
Apple Responds to Taylor Swift's Open Letter

Apple Responds to Taylor Swift's Open Letter

Apple says it now plans to pay royalties to artists and record labels during a free, three-month trial of its new... Read »

Jun 22, 2015
Apple Watch Now Available in Apple Stores

Apple Watch Now Available in Apple Stores

Apple Watch has arrived at Apple retail stores. Read »

Jun 19, 2015
Newt Gingrich Takes on New Job: Tech Reviewer

Newt Gingrich Takes on New Job: Tech Reviewer

After jokes about reviewing technology for Mashable arose on Twitter, it soon became a reality for Newt Gingrich who... Read »

Jun 19, 2015
Federal Agent to Plead Guilty to Bitcoin Thefts, Prosecutors Say

Federal Agent to Plead Guilty to Bitcoin Thefts, Prosecutors Say

A former Secret Service agent will plead guilty to charges connected with the theft of electronic currency during a... Read »

Jun 18, 2015
Pixar Co-Director Discusses New Movie

Pixar Co-Director Discusses New Movie "Inside Out"

“Inside Out” co-director Ronnie Del Carmen sat down with NBC Bay Area inside Pixar’s Emeryville headquarters to talk... Watch »

Jun 19, 2015
Fitbit Shows Off Its Pipes in NYSE Debut as Shares Soar

Fitbit Shows Off Its Pipes in NYSE Debut as Shares Soar

Fitbit flexed some muscle Thursday and its shares rocketed almost 50 percent higher in the first day of trading for... Watch »

Jun 18, 2015
State Reveals Details of 6 Self-Driving Car Accidents

State Reveals Details of 6 Self-Driving Car Accidents

California state officials released reports Thursday detailing six accidents that involved self-driving car... Read »

Jun 18, 2015
Judge: Ellen Pao Liable For $276K in Silicon Valley Gender Lawsuit

Judge: Ellen Pao Liable For $276K in Silicon Valley Gender Lawsuit

A woman who lost a high-profile gender discrimination lawsuit against a Silicon Valley venture capital firm is... Read »

Jun 18, 2015
California Commission Says Uber Driver is Employee

California Commission Says Uber Driver is Employee

The California Labor Commission has ruled that a driver for popular ride-hailing service Uber should be considered a... Watch »

Jun 17, 2015
Zuckerberg Gives $5M to Undocumented Kids' Scholarship Fund

Zuckerberg Gives $5M to Undocumented Kids' Scholarship Fund

Mark Zuckerberg and his wife are giving $5 million to a scholarship fund for undocumented immigrant students. Read »

Jun 17, 2015
Starbucks Mobile Order Service Expands to Bay Area

Starbucks Mobile Order Service Expands to Bay Area

Want to order Starbucks with the touch of a smartphone? There’s an app feature for that. Read »

Jun 16, 2015
Startup Using Hoverboard Tech for Earthquake Safety

Startup Using Hoverboard Tech for Earthquake Safety

A South Bay startup aims to improve earthquake safety. Watch »

Jun 16, 2015
Apple Seeks Journalists for News App

Apple Seeks Journalists for News App

Apple is hiring journalists to work a 40-hour week on a app called News. Watch »

Jun 16, 2015
HealthCare.gov Stores User Info

HealthCare.gov Stores User Info "Indefinitely"

A government data warehouse that stores personal information on millions of HealthCare.gov customers is raising... Read »

Jun 15, 2015
Tesla Rents Former Solyndra Factory in Fremont: Report

Tesla Rents Former Solyndra Factory in Fremont: Report

Tesla has rented the 500,000-square-foot factory in Fremont that was the former home of Solyndra, according to the... Read »

Jun 12, 2015
Twitter CEO Dick Costolo to Step Down

Twitter CEO Dick Costolo to Step Down

Dick Costolo will step down as CEO of Twitter after almost five years. It did not disclose a reason for his... Read »

Jun 12, 2015

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