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Sunday, Feb 5, 2017 at 10:44 PM PST

Dozens of Tech Companies Team Up to Oppose Travel Ban

Dozens of Tech Companies Team Up to Oppose Travel Ban

Twitter, Uber, Netflix and dozens of other tech companies said Sunday they are forming a collaborative opposition to the Trump administration's travel ban on immigrants, according to the Washington Post,...

Saturday, Feb 4, 2017 at 03:59 PM PST

NFL Awards 3 Startups to Develop Safety Technology

NFL Awards 3 Startups to Develop Safety Technology

With player safety under the microscope, the NFL and the Texas Medical Center held a competition Saturday for startups making innovative products geared toward improving the game. Nine companies competed in...

Saturday, Feb 4, 2017 at 12:40 PM PST

What Will H-1B Visa Restrictions Mean for Silicon Valley?

What Will H-1B Visa Restrictions Mean for Silicon Valley?

The Bay Area is watching Washington D.C. closely. Why? For the government’s take on H-1B visas.

Friday, Feb 3, 2017 at 02:03 PM PST

Online Privacy Virtually Nonexistent For Users

Online Privacy Virtually Nonexistent For Users

Should internet users expect to see personal information online? With something as simple as a name and the click of a mouse, dozens of websites will fork over your personal information for a small fee...or even sometimes for free.

Thursday, Feb 2, 2017 at 06:08 PM PST

Snap Inc., Owner of Snapchat, Files for IPO

Snap Inc., Owner of Snapchat, Files for IPO

Snap Inc., owner of the popular disappearing-messages service Snapchat, seeks to raise up to $3 billion in an initial public offering. That number may change based on investor demand. Facebook raised $16 billion...

Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017 at 03:31 PM PST

Google Donates $4M to Immigrant Support Groups

Google Donates $4M to Immigrant Support Groups

Tech giant Google has donated four million dollars to legal aid and support organizations in response to President Donald Trump’s immigration orders.

Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017 at 01:34 PM PST

Facebook Quarterly Earnings Top Expectations

Facebook Quarterly Earnings Top Expectations

Facebook reported quarterly earnings that beat analysts' estimates on Wednesday, and revenue that topped expectations, as grew ad revenue 53 percent in a quarter. Shares rose 3 percent after hours.Facebook's ad...

Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017 at 03:20 PM PST

Drone Footage Captures Final Touches to Apple Campus 2

Drone Footage Captures Final Touches to Apple Campus 2

Apple is once again making headlines, but not because of a new iPhone or computer.

Friday, Feb 3, 2017 at 11:17 AM PST

Texas Boy Invents Device to Prevent Hot Car Deaths

Texas Boy Invents Device to Prevent Hot Car Deaths

The number of children who overheated and died inside cars increased across the country last year, and Texas had the highest number of cases. Now a boy from McKinney has invented what he hopes is a life-saving...

Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017 at 05:20 AM PST

Tesla, BMW Electrics Fall Short of Highest Crash-Test Rating

Tesla, BMW Electrics Fall Short of Highest Crash-Test Rating

Two luxury electric vehicles — the Tesla Model S and the BMW i3 — fell short of getting the highest safety ratings in new crash tests by the insurance industry. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety tested...

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