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Friday, Jul 7, 2017 at 05:57 PM PDT

Tech Company Helps Pentagon Track N. Korea's Missile Program

Tech Company Helps Pentagon Track N. Korea's Missile Program

The Pentagon is turning to a small satellite company in Silicon Valley to help keep a crucial watchful eye on North Korea's missile program. Robert Handa reports.

Friday, Jul 7, 2017 at 05:40 PM PDT

Morning Recovery: New Drink Aims to Cure Hangovers

Morning Recovery: New Drink Aims to Cure Hangovers

Throbbing headaches, stomach pain, light and sound sensitivity usually don’t make for good business – except when it comes to Sisun Lee. The former Tesla and Facebook employee has spent months throwing back...

Friday, Jul 7, 2017 at 05:59 PM PDT

Facebook Expands Campus with Housing, Offices and Stores

Facebook Expands Campus with Housing, Offices and Stores

A tech giant along the Peninsula is taking steps to turn its campus into a virtual town. Facebook unveiled details of a plan on Friday to redevelop a 50-acre plot of land in Menlo Park’s Belle Haven neighborho...

Friday, Jul 7, 2017 at 04:26 PM PDT

Startup Lingerie Party in San Francisco: Harmless or Sexist?

Startup Lingerie Party in San Francisco: Harmless or Sexist?

It almost seems like a parody from the TV show, “Silicon Valley.” Only it’s not. Some lucky guests on Saturday will attend "Startup Mingle Party and 'Summer Seduction' Lingerie Fashion Show" at the W hotel...

Friday, Jul 7, 2017 at 03:15 AM PDT

French Prosecutors Investigate Macron Las Vegas Trip

French Prosecutors Investigate Macron Las Vegas Trip

The Paris prosecutor's office is investigating suspected irregularities in the organization of a high-profile trip to Las Vegas by President Emmanuel Macron when he was a French government minister. The...

Friday, Jul 7, 2017 at 04:06 PM PDT

STEM-Focused Summer Programs Create Generation of Techies

STEM-Focused Summer Programs Create Generation of Techies

In the minds of many children, "summer" and "school" simply should not mix. But that's not the case for students at several Bay Area schools, where a STEM-centered approach to education is luring them to the...

Thursday, Jul 6, 2017 at 05:26 PM PDT

An Instagram Bug Is Making Users Think Their Accounts Are Deleted

An Instagram Bug Is Making Users Think Their Accounts Are Deleted

Instagram said it is working on a glitch that is causing some users to think their accounts have been deleted. Users on Twitter and Facebook expressed concern that their Instagram accounts had been deleted on...

Thursday, Jul 6, 2017 at 02:31 PM PDT

Bay Area Tech Giants on Indeed's 'Best Places to Work' List

Bay Area Tech Giants on Indeed's 'Best Places to Work' List

Tech titans in the Bay Area are doing right by their employees. Or so says Indeed's list of best places to work in 2017.

Thursday, Jul 6, 2017 at 02:10 PM PDT

Qualcomm Seeks to Ban iPhone Imports, Sales

Qualcomm Seeks to Ban iPhone Imports, Sales

Chipmaker Qualcomm is asking U.S. trade regulators to ban iPhone imports, according to a new lawsuit. Apple has allegedly infringed on six of Qualcomm's patents that improve iPhone battery life, according to...

Thursday, Jul 6, 2017 at 02:04 PM PDT

Renewable Energy Surges Past Nuclear for 1st Time in Decades

Renewable Energy Surges Past Nuclear for 1st Time in Decades

For the first time in decades, the United States got more electricity from renewable sources than nuclear power in March and April. The U.S. Energy Information Administration said Thursday that electricity...

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