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Social Media Cop Live Tweets Elderly Car Crash 800 Miles Away

Social Media Cop Live Tweets Elderly Car Crash 800 Miles Away

The information came in a steady stream, with Palo Alto police quickly letting the public know that a... Read »

Aug 1, 2014
Senior and Disability Advocates Block Tech Buses in San Francisco

Senior and Disability Advocates Block Tech Buses in San Francisco

Senior and disability advocates blocked two tech buses for half an hour in the Mission District Friday morning... Read »

Aug 1, 2014
Tesla, Panasonic to Build Big US Battery

Tesla, Panasonic to Build Big US Battery "Gigafactory"

Electric car maker Tesla Motors says it is preparing a site near Reno, Nevada, as a possible location for its... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Facebook Interns Mentor Peninsula Youth

Facebook Interns Mentor Peninsula Youth

Facebook sent out 100 interns to participate in an event Wednesday aimed at mentoring 300 grade-school students from... Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
Report: Snapchat Could Be Worth $10 Billion

Report: Snapchat Could Be Worth $10 Billion

Chinese Internet giant Alibaba is reportedly considering a takeover bid of Snapchat that would value the... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Twitter 2Q Results Soar, Stock Flies High

Twitter 2Q Results Soar, Stock Flies High

Stronger-than-expected financial results pushed Twitter's stock sharply higher on Tuesday after the short messaging... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Mars Rover Opportunity Sets Distance Record

Mars Rover Opportunity Sets Distance Record

When it comes to out-of-this-world mileage figures, no vehicle can compete with Mars rover Opportunity. Read »

Jul 29, 2014
OKCupid Dating Web Site Says it Lied to Users

OKCupid Dating Web Site Says it Lied to Users

When you sign up for a dating website, you are supposed to be set up based on your interests, and maybe even... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Zillow Buying Trulia in $3.5B Deal

Zillow Buying Trulia in $3.5B Deal

Zillow and Trulia, two companies that changed the way people shop for homes, are Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Uber Driver Arrested After Sexual Assault

Uber Driver Arrested After Sexual Assault

Police have made an arrest after a woman claimed an Uber cab driver sexually assaulted her earlier this Watch »

Jul 28, 2014
Congress Passes Bill Legalizing Cellphone Unlocking

Congress Passes Bill Legalizing Cellphone Unlocking

The Senate and House have passed a bill that makes it legal to "unlock" a cellphone, NBC News reported. Read »

Jul 25, 2014
New Starbucks App Lets You Pay in Advance

New Starbucks App Lets You Pay in Advance

The uber-popular Seattle-based coffee chain has created a mobile app that will allow their customers to order... Read »

Jul 25, 2014
Man Asked to Leave Southwest Flight Over Tweet

Man Asked to Leave Southwest Flight Over Tweet

A Minnesota man and his two children were asked to leave a Southwest Airlines flight in Denver after he... Watch »

Jul 24, 2014
@HiddenCash Heads to Germany

@HiddenCash Heads to Germany

This week, "Hidden Cash" is going on a European vacation, dropping bills in Berlin. Read »

Jul 24, 2014
App Aims to Help Couples Conceive

App Aims to Help Couples Conceive

What does a PayPal co-founder have in common with a sperm donor? Both have helped women get pregnant, though... Watch »

Aug 7, 2014
Nigerian Email Scammers Shift to Malware and Hacking

Nigerian Email Scammers Shift to Malware and Hacking

Nigerian scammers known worldwide for sending out grammatically challenged emails promising huge sums of money... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
1,000 StubHub Accounts Hacked in $10M Scam: Officials

1,000 StubHub Accounts Hacked in $10M Scam: Officials

Cyber thieves got into more than 1,000 StubHub customers' accounts and fraudulently bought tickets for... Watch »

Jul 23, 2014
Elizabeth Holmes Is Youngest Female Self-Made Billionaire

Elizabeth Holmes Is Youngest Female Self-Made Billionaire

Elizabeth Holmes has been working for 11 years on her startup. Now the Stanford dropout, 30, is a... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
Rules for Adding Names to Terror Watch List Revealed

Rules for Adding Names to Terror Watch List Revealed

Investigative journalist Glenn Greenwald has published a U.S. government document that details the rules for adding... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
Airbnb Renter Turns

Airbnb Renter Turns "Squatter"

California renter law looks favorably on people who stay in a unit for 30 days or more, even if the people... Watch »

Jul 23, 2014
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