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Stanford Profs Test 'Quake Tech That Could Save Homes

Stanford Profs Test 'Quake Tech That Could Save Homes

A Stanford engineering professor has developed a new technology that he thinks may earthquake-proof single-family... Watch »

Nov 9, 2014
Hold the Mayo: SF Startup Sued Over Product Name

Hold the Mayo: SF Startup Sued Over Product Name

A spread without eggs is no mayonnaise. That's the crux of the lawsuit filed against Hampton Creek Foods, the... Watch »

Nov 10, 2014
Google Has Room For 30,000 New Hires

Google Has Room For 30,000 New Hires

Google now has room to take on as many as 30,000 additional workers, based upon the office space the Silicon Valley... Read »

Nov 10, 2014
Google Signs 60-Year, $1B Lease For Moffett Airfield

Google Signs 60-Year, $1B Lease For Moffett Airfield

Google is renting 1,000 acres of Moffett Federal Airfield for space exploration, aviation and robotics projects. Read »

Nov 10, 2014

"Masque Attack" Could Leave Apple Devices Vulnerable

Security researchers say they've discovered a vulnerability in Apple's software, called "Masque Attack,'' that... Read »

Nov 11, 2014
Google Launches Campaign to Fight Ebola

Google Launches Campaign to Fight Ebola

Google is launching a campaign to help fight Ebola by contributing $2 for every dollar people donate to a slew of... Read »

Nov 10, 2014
Obama Asks FCC for Strong Net Neutrality Laws

Obama Asks FCC for Strong Net Neutrality Laws

U.S. President Barack Obama asked the Federal Communications Commission on Monday to set the 'strongest possible... Read »

Nov 10, 2014
Uber Wants to Raise $1 Billion to Expand Service

Uber Wants to Raise $1 Billion to Expand Service

Uber wants to raise $1 billion to further expand their service worldwide. Read »

Nov 9, 2014
Fire Safety Sunk Plans For Google Barge

Fire Safety Sunk Plans For Google Barge

The Google barges were to have aboard 5,000 gallons of fuel as well as more "combustible material" on... Read »

Nov 7, 2014
17 Arrests in Major

17 Arrests in Major "Darknet" Crackdown: Europol

Law enforcement officials launched a global crackdown on so-called Darknet sites that sell illegal drugs, arresting... Read »

Nov 7, 2014
San Jose Residents Complain of Peeping Drone

San Jose Residents Complain of Peeping Drone

Residents of a San Jose high rise say a peeping Tom is using a drone with a GoPro camera attached to spy on them. Watch »

Nov 8, 2014
Facebook Launches Ebola Charity Donation Button

Facebook Launches Ebola Charity Donation Button

Facebook is stepping up its efforts to fight Ebola by adding a button designed to make it easier for its users to... Read »

Nov 6, 2014
Bringing Mom & Dad to Work Bridges Generation Gap

Bringing Mom & Dad to Work Bridges Generation Gap

Seta Whitford-Stark was dumbfounded last year when she found out her daughter Amy quit her job at an... Read »

Nov 6, 2014
Cybersecurity Firm IDs New Apple-Targeting Malware

Cybersecurity Firm IDs New Apple-Targeting Malware

Palo Alto Networks has discovered a new form of malware that may have affected hundreds of thousands of Apple mobile... Read »

Nov 6, 2014
FBI: Silk Road 2.0 Leads to SF Man's Arrest

FBI: Silk Road 2.0 Leads to SF Man's Arrest

A San Francisco man is under arrest for starting a spinoff version of the shuttered Silk Road website, enabling more... Watch »

Nov 6, 2014
Kitchit App Provides Personal Chefs on Demand

Kitchit App Provides Personal Chefs on Demand

How would you like a personal chef to cook your dinner tomorrow? Now, it’s possible through a new app launched this... Watch »

Nov 5, 2014
Lyft Sues Former COO for Taking Secrets to Uber

Lyft Sues Former COO for Taking Secrets to Uber

The rides startup Lyft is suing its former chief operating officer for taking confidential documents with him to its... Read »

Nov 6, 2014
Tesla Sets Delivery Record, But Losses Mount

Tesla Sets Delivery Record, But Losses Mount

Electric car maker Tesla Motors set a record for deliveries of its Model S sedan in the third quarter, delighting... Read »

Nov 5, 2014
New NSA Director Tries to Make Nice With Silicon Valley

New NSA Director Tries to Make Nice With Silicon Valley

Admiral Michael Rogers, the new director of the National Security Agency, paid a visit to Stanford on Monday to try... Read »

Nov 6, 2014
Vacation Rental Firm HomeAway Sues SF Over

Vacation Rental Firm HomeAway Sues SF Over "Airbnb Law"

The nation's largest vacation-home rental website is suing San Francisco, claiming a new law to regulate short-term... Read »

Nov 5, 2014

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