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Tuesday, Apr 4, 2017

Verizon Will Put Yahoo, AOL Into New Company Called Oath

Verizon Will Put Yahoo, AOL Into New Company Called Oath

Verizon Communications will create a new company called Oath after it completes its $4.5 billion acquisition of Yahoo and melds the troubled internet company with its AOL operations.

Tuesday, Mar 14, 2017

Tech Workers Walk Out on 'Pi Day' for Anti-Trump Protest

Tech Workers Walk Out on 'Pi Day' for Anti-Trump Protest

Bay Area tech workers walked out Tuesday in protest of President Donald Trump.

Monday, Mar 13, 2017

Math Teacher Solves Adobe's San Jose Semaphore

Math Teacher Solves Adobe's San Jose Semaphore

The giant swirling symbols sitting atop Adobe's headquarters near downtown San Jose has finally been solved.

Thursday, Mar 2, 2017
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By Jennifer Gonzalez

Cinequest Gears Up for Virtual Reality in San Jose

Cinequest Film Festival has returned for its 27th year and with a new experience:...View gallery

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Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017

Tech Entrepreneurs From Cuba Visit Silicon Valley

Tech Entrepreneurs From Cuba Visit Silicon Valley

They say necessity is the mother of invention and nowhere is that more true than in Cuba, where tech startups are popping up across the island nation despite very low internet connectivity.

Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017

Apple Unveils New 'Planet of the Apps' Show

Apple Unveils New 'Planet of the Apps' Show

The next big app may come from Apple's upcoming show featuring an "escalator pitch," a celebrity panel and some of Silicon Valley's heavy hitters.

Friday, Jan 6, 2017

Rise of the Machines (and Apps) at CES 2017

Rise of the Machines (and Apps) at CES 2017

Apps at CES aim to help us perform daily tasks a little bit better.

Friday, Jan 6, 2017

Goal of Many Tech Companies: Make Our Lives More Relaxing

Goal of Many Tech Companies: Make Our Lives More Relaxing

For all the focus on smart cars and virtual reality here, you may be happy to learn that a lot of the technology coming our way in the next few years is focused on your entertainment. Scott Budman has the latest

Friday, Jan 6, 2017

360 Photos: Inside CES 2017

360 Photos: Inside CES 2017

NBC Bay Area reporter Scott Budman and photographer Michael Horn arrived in Las Vegas on Wednesday night, just in time to cover the hottest new tech trends at at CES 2017.

Thursday, Jan 5, 2017

Barf Bags and Smart Cars: CES 2017 Kicks Off With Wild Ride

Barf Bags and Smart Cars: CES 2017 Kicks Off With Wild Ride

Intel, arguably one of the more sedate companies in Silicon Valley, was apparently so concerned about its Virtual Reality demo Thursday night at the annual CES convention in Las Vegas, company reps handed...

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