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Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 04:57 PM PDT

Bay Area Companies Lead 'Best Places to Work' Ranking

Bay Area Companies Lead 'Best Places to Work' Ranking

The Bay Area is well represented on a recent LinkedIn list of the United States' best places to work.

Friday, May 19, 2017 at 06:39 PM PDT

Silicon Valley Security Companies Say More Ransomware Likely on Way

Silicon Valley Security Companies Say More Ransomware Likely on Way

Brace yourselves and watch your data. Computers around the world are recovering from a giant cyber attack and another one could be on the way. Scott Budman reports.

Friday, May 19, 2017 at 10:54 AM PDT

Ford to Invest $350 Million in Michigan Plant

Ford to Invest $350 Million in Michigan Plant

Ford is pumping $350 million into a plant outside of Detroit where a new transmission for fuel-efficient vehicles will be built. The Dearborn, Michigan, automaker said Friday that the investment in the Livonia...

Friday, May 19, 2017 at 11:02 AM PDT

Twitter Users Report Glitches Amid Service Disruption

Twitter Users Report Glitches Amid Service Disruption

Some Twitter users were having trouble with the social media service Friday morning, as the company noted. "Some users are currently experiencing problems accessing Twitter & Tweeting. We are aware of the issue...

Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 08:30 PM PDT

Six Injured in Fire During Google I/O Conference

Six Injured in Fire During Google I/O Conference

A fire during the Google I/O Conference in Mountain View on Thursday sent three people to the hospital, one with critical injuries, according to fire officials.

Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 06:48 PM PDT

Tesla Workers Suffer Fainting Spells, Dizziness: Report

Tesla Workers Suffer Fainting Spells, Dizziness: Report

Workers at Tesla's car factory in California have been fainting, experiencing dizziness and even having seizures, often requiring medical attention. The symptoms have led to more than 100 calls for ambulances...

Friday, May 19, 2017 at 04:23 AM PDT

What Twitter's Privacy Changes Mean for You

What Twitter's Privacy Changes Mean for You

Twitter's new privacy policy suggests ambitions of becoming more like Facebook — more tracking of users and more targeting of ads to rake in more money. Twitter recently reported its first quarterly revenue...

Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 12:50 PM PDT

FCC Vote Kicks Off a Battle Over Regulation of the Internet

FCC Vote Kicks Off a Battle Over Regulation of the Internet

A federal agency voted to kick off the repeal of "net neutrality" rules designed to keep broadband providers like AT&T, Verizon and Comcast from interfering with the internet. It's the latest change that the...

Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 09:09 AM PDT

Facebook fined $122 million by EU Over Whatsapp Information

Facebook fined $122 million by EU Over Whatsapp Information

Facebook has been fined 110 million euros ($122 million) by European regulators for providing "misleading information" about its acquisition of instant messaging service WhatsApp. The social media giant bought...

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 06:59 PM PDT

DMV Reports Computer Problems at Several Field Offices

DMV Reports Computer Problems at Several Field Offices

Computer glitches sparked long waits Wednesday for people wanting to pay registrations and other transactions at several DMV field offices throughout the state.

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