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Wednesday, Jun 17, 2015

Is ROBLOX the Next Minecraft?

Is ROBLOX the Next Minecraft?

ROBLOX, a video-gaming platform, gives tools to users to create and design their own video games.

Friday, Feb 19, 2016

The Secret Sauce of Silicon Valley

The Secret Sauce of Silicon Valley

Stanford professor Tina Seelig teaches creativity in business and says it's needed in all industries, especially in technology.

Wednesday, Jun 17, 2015

Attracting Millennials Back to the Ballpark With Mobile Ticketing

Attracting Millennials Back to the Ballpark With Mobile Ticketing

Many professional sports teams, including the Oakland Raiders, don't take electronic tickets. Gametime, a mobile app for last-minute game tickets, hopes to change that.

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Apple Chief Tim Cook Gives $6.5M to Charity

Apple Chief Tim Cook Gives $6.5M to Charity

Apple chief Tim Cook made a reported $6.56 donation to charity and continues to make his political views public.

Saturday, May 30, 2015

TV Improved by "Cinematic" Cable, Streaming Programming

TV Improved by "Cinematic" Cable, Streaming Programming

More digital offerings will mean better quality television, at least according to Moviepilot's Tobias Bauckhage.

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Hampton Creek: Tech Food Startup

Hampton Creek: Tech Food Startup

Hampton Creek, a food technology company, has launched an egg-free mayonnaise and a cookie dough that are better for the environment.

Friday, May 29, 2015

Nuzzel Ranks Friends' News Above Mainstream Media

Nuzzel Ranks Friends' News Above Mainstream Media

A new app called Nuzzel places news from friends above traditional media and news outlets.

Friday, May 29, 2015

Declara Using Algorithms to Change Learning

Declara Using Algorithms to Change Learning

Ramona Pierson, founder and chief of startup Declara, creates new ways of learning with math.

Friday, May 29, 2015

Caterina Fake's New Geotagging App Findery

Caterina Fake's New Geotagging App Findery

Flickr and Hunch founder, Caterina Fake, has a new geo-tagging app called Findery that helps users find "a sense of place."

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Mark Papermaster's View of Apple

Mark Papermaster's View of Apple

Mark Papermaster, chief technical officer at AMD, headed up hardware at Apple during the iPhone 4 rollout and its antenna problem.

Top Stories
Vigils Honor Oakland Fire Victims Even as Questions Swirl

Vigils Honor Oakland Fire Victims Even as Questions Swirl

A week has passed since 36 people, ranging from 17 to 61 years old, perished in a devastating fire during an East Oakland warehouse party.

But questions remain.

Oakland Warehouse Blaze: Faces of the Victims

Oakland Warehouse Blaze: Faces of the Victims

They were artists, musicians, students and teachers, as young as 17 and most with long lives ahead of them. But those lives, at least 36, were cut short when an Oakland warehouse-turned-residence went up...

Fridge Ruled Out in Oakland Warehouse Fire Probe: ATF

Fridge Ruled Out in Oakland Warehouse Fire Probe: ATF

Federal officials continue to investigate a fire that ripped through an Oakland warehouse during a dance party on the night of Dec. 2, killing 36 people.

'He's Not Manson': Music Producer Defends Derick Ion

'He's Not Manson': Music Producer Defends Derick Ion

He’s been called a lot of things: Narcissist, predator, cult guru. And now, someone who worked closely with Derick Ion on what might be the only documented music video filmed inside the "Ghost Ship" warehouse...

US to Send Up to 200 More Troops to Syria to Battle IS

US to Send Up to 200 More Troops to Syria to Battle IS

U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Saturday that as many as 200 more American troops are being sent to Syria to help Kurdish and Arab fighters capture the Islamic State group's key stronghold of Raqqa. The...

Kin, Strangers Alike Reeling From Loss of Lives in Fire

Kin, Strangers Alike Reeling From Loss of Lives in Fire

Nearly a week has passed since a tragic Oakland warehouse fire killed 36 people, but many in the community – families and strangers alike – continue to struggle with the aftershocks.