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LinkedIn Lets You Endorse Ninja Skills, Time Travel

LinkedIn Lets You Endorse Ninja Skills, Time Travel

LinkedIn, the social network for professional networking, lets users endorse each other's skills which apparently... Read »

Dec 23, 2014
Xmas Drones: FAA Gives

Xmas Drones: FAA Gives "Stay Off the Naughty List" Rules

With so many tiny, unmanned aircraft -- or drones -- about to be given as Christmas gifts, the Federal Aviation... Read »

Dec 23, 2014
Wall Street Wants Twitter CEO Costolo Gone

Wall Street Wants Twitter CEO Costolo Gone

Twitter shares jumped after reports that the chief executive Dick Costolo might be leaving the company. Read »

Dec 23, 2014
Google Fiber Extension to San Jose On Hold

Google Fiber Extension to San Jose On Hold

Google Fiber is going to bring 1 gigabit Internet access to some cities. San Jose will have to wait to hear if it... Read »

Dec 22, 2014
Minecraft Creator Outbids Jay-Z For $70M Home

Minecraft Creator Outbids Jay-Z For $70M Home

Creator of the world's best-selling computer game wins competition with Jay-Z and Beyonce for title for massive... Read »

Dec 22, 2014

"Waze" App Crowdsources Traffic Reports

Drivers determined to find the fastest route from here to there have embraced Waze, an app that crowdsources traffic... Read »

Dec 22, 2014
Man's iPads Stolen By Prospective Craigslist Buyer

Man's iPads Stolen By Prospective Craigslist Buyer

A Ventura business owner was dragged by a car for several feet after trying to reclaim two iPads stolen by a... Read »

Dec 22, 2014
Sidecar to Let Customers Choose Gender of Drivers

Sidecar to Let Customers Choose Gender of Drivers

A Bay Area ride-sharing service plans to step up to help female passengers feel safe. Read »

Dec 21, 2014
UCSC Offering $80,000 to Winners of Hackathon

UCSC Offering $80,000 to Winners of Hackathon

Prize pool for UCSC Hackathon increases eight times from last year. Read »

Dec 22, 2014
Security Flaws Allow Global Cellular Eavesdropping

Security Flaws Allow Global Cellular Eavesdropping

Security flaws in a system used by cellphone carriers around the world could open the door to wide-ranging... Read »

Dec 20, 2014

"Hyperloop" Gets Crowd-Sourced Push

The "Hyperloop," a conceptual mass-transit system unveiled last year by billionaire industrialist Elon... Read »

Dec 20, 2014
Twitter Up, Facebook Down For U.S. Teens

Twitter Up, Facebook Down For U.S. Teens

For the third year in a row, fewer American teens are Facebook users. Read »

Dec 19, 2014
LA Taxis May Get Apps as Ride-Shares Get LAX Nod

LA Taxis May Get Apps as Ride-Shares Get LAX Nod

Riders will notice changes as a result of initiatives by the city of LA to "level the playing field" in the... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
Suspected Thief Identified on Tinder

Suspected Thief Identified on Tinder

The office of startup Buildzoom, has seen some ugly days. In July, co-founder David Petersen received an unusual... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
Security Experts on Sony Hack:

Security Experts on Sony Hack: "WWIII Looks Like This"

As the billboards advertising Sony Pictures "The Interview" were pulled down in Hollywood on Thursday... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
UN General Assembly OKs Digital Privacy Resolution

UN General Assembly OKs Digital Privacy Resolution

The U.N. General Assembly has approved a resolution demanding better digital privacy protections for people around... Read »

Dec 19, 2014
Amazon Launches 1-Hour Shipping in Manhattan

Amazon Launches 1-Hour Shipping in Manhattan

Amazon says it is offering one-hour delivery of thousands of basic products to its Prime customers in Manhattan, The... Watch »

Dec 18, 2014
Amid Scrutiny, Uber Says It Will Focus More on Safety

Amid Scrutiny, Uber Says It Will Focus More on Safety

Uber promises to focus on rider safety amid increasing concerns that its drivers are not adequately screened for... Read »

Dec 17, 2014
Citing Unstable Ruble, Apple Halts Sales in Russia

Citing Unstable Ruble, Apple Halts Sales in Russia

Apple is halting sales of its iPhones, iPads and other products in Russia because of the nation's rapidly weakening... Read »

Dec 16, 2014
Odd Google Searches That Trended in 2014

Odd Google Searches That Trended in 2014

Google has released its 2014 list of its most common search requests. Many popular searches weren't surprising, like... Read »

Dec 31, 2014

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