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Oakland "Hot" New Destination for Tech Startups

Tech companies are now branching out into the East Bay, favoring Oakland over San Francisco and Silicon Valley. Watch »

Jun 27, 2014
Want a Free Wedding? Uber Has the App for That

Want a Free Wedding? Uber Has the App for That

Not content to ride-share only, Uber is launching an "on-demand wedding" service on Read »

Jun 27, 2014
Robotic Suit That Helps Paralyzed Walk Gets FDA Approval

Robotic Suit That Helps Paralyzed Walk Gets FDA Approval

The FDA has approved a robotic exoskeleton that helps paralyzed people walk again, which means anyone can buy... Read »

Jun 26, 2014
Bay Area Gets Social with Soccer

Bay Area Gets Social with Soccer

Who knew? We love to tweet about soccer. Watch »

Jun 26, 2014
Fire Shuts Down Stanford Linear Accelerator

Fire Shuts Down Stanford Linear Accelerator

The linear accelerator at Stanford University's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory in California is shut down and... Read »

Jun 26, 2014
Google and Apple Aim to Unify Large and Small Screens

Google and Apple Aim to Unify Large and Small Screens

Google and Apple share one common goal — to eliminate the barrier between phones, PCs, TVs and... Read »

Jun 26, 2014
GoPro Goes Public: Camera Maker up 30 Percent

GoPro Goes Public: Camera Maker up 30 Percent

Investors sent shares of GoPro Inc. up more than 30 percent in their stock market debut Thursday, following... Read »

Jun 26, 2014
What Bubble? Tech at Twice Dot-Com Level,

What Bubble? Tech at Twice Dot-Com Level, "Still Growing"

The red-hot tech sector shows no sign of cooling, according to experts, who note that tech jobs increased 17 percent... Read »

Jun 25, 2014
HotelTonight Adds Keyless Entry and Mobile Check-In to App

HotelTonight Adds Keyless Entry and Mobile Check-In to App

A last-minute, mobile-only booking app has added keyless entry and mobile check-in, features that will likely become... Read »

Jun 25, 2014
San Francisco Escort Site Myredbook.com Seized by Feds

San Francisco Escort Site Myredbook.com Seized by Feds

The San Francisco-based escort site Myredbook.com was seized by federal agents Wednesday as a result of a... Watch »

Jun 26, 2014
Google Shows off Wearables at Developer Conference

Google Shows off Wearables at Developer Conference

Some 1 billion people are now using Android devices, Google said as the company kicked off its two-day... Read »

Jun 25, 2014
Watching Too Much TV Can Kill You: Study

Watching Too Much TV Can Kill You: Study

A new study shows that people who watch television for three or more hours a day are twice as likely to die in... Watch »

Jun 25, 2014
Joke in FAFSA Tweet Sparks Online Backlash

Joke in FAFSA Tweet Sparks Online Backlash

A tweet by the Education Department's federal student aid agency, which poked fun at student poverty,... Read »

Jun 25, 2014

"Occupy" Protesters Arrested Outside Google HQ

Ten protesters were arrested outside of Google's Mountain View headquarters Tuesday night as part of an "Occupy... Read »

Jun 25, 2014
Occupy Google: Activists Camp Out on Google Campus

Occupy Google: Activists Camp Out on Google Campus

A group of activists are camped out at Google's Mountain View campus. Occupy Google is demanding that the... Read »

Jun 24, 2014
Inside the Company Targeted in IRS Scandal

Inside the Company Targeted in IRS Scandal

Sonasoft is the company you may have read about online over the last couple of days, linked to the IRS... Watch »

Jun 24, 2014
Silicon Valley Accelerators in Spotlight

Silicon Valley Accelerators in Spotlight

The battle for tech talent is now so hot in Silicon Valley, big companies aren't just buying up small... Watch »

Jun 23, 2014
SF Parking App Makers Threatened With Fines, Lawsuit

SF Parking App Makers Threatened With Fines, Lawsuit

Silicon Valley entrepreneurs who think they can solve San Francisco’s parking woes – and make some cash at the same... Watch »

Jun 24, 2014
Google Doodle Takes on Office Workers Sneaking Peeks at World Cup

Google Doodle Takes on Office Workers Sneaking Peeks at World Cup

Google outted office workers around the world with a doodle that features the iconic "Google"... Read »

Jun 23, 2014
Google Glass Offers von Furstenberg Frames

Google Glass Offers von Furstenberg Frames

Google Glass: now available with style. The tech set's wearable face-computer can now come with DVF frames --... Read »

Jun 23, 2014
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