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Thursday, Jan 4, 2018 at 01:01 PM PST

Facebook CEO's 2018 Challenge: Fix Facebook

Facebook CEO's 2018 Challenge: Fix Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg says his "personal challenge" for 2018 is to fix Facebook. The Facebook CEO has declared a goal each year since 2009. Past challenges have included wearing a tie every day, learning to speak...

Wednesday, Jan 3, 2018 at 06:35 PM PST

Massive Security Flaw Could Affect Almost Every Computer

Massive Security Flaw Could Affect Almost Every Computer

The computer industry was scrambling Wednesday to patch recently discovered security vulnerabilities found in processors used on almost every computer in the world, CNBC reported. The vulnerabilties — one...

Wednesday, Jan 3, 2018 at 01:18 PM PST

Revised Suit Faults Google For Asking Hires About Prior Pay

Revised Suit Faults Google For Asking Hires About Prior Pay

A revised gender-pay lawsuit seeking class-action status against Google faults the search giant for asking new hires about their prior salary, a practice now banned in California. The suit, filed Wednesday,...

Friday, Dec 29, 2017 at 01:24 PM PST

Trump Trains Crosshairs on Favorite Target, Again - Amazon

Trump Trains Crosshairs on Favorite Target, Again - Amazon

President Donald Trump returned to a favorite target Friday, saying that Amazon.com should be charged more by the U.S. Postal Service for the packages it sends around the world. Amazon has been a consistent...

Friday, Dec 29, 2017 at 07:47 AM PST

Will We Get a Sad Poop Emoji? Well, There's a Process

Will We Get a Sad Poop Emoji? Well, There's a Process

We have a smiling pile of poop. What about one that's sad? There's loaf of bread and a croissant. But where's the sliced bagel? How can our emotional vocabulary be complete without a teddy bear, a lobster, a...

Thursday, Dec 28, 2017 at 06:33 PM PST

Silicon Valley Company Gets Go-Ahead for Wireless Charging

Silicon Valley Company Gets Go-Ahead for Wireless Charging

A San Jose company just got FCC approval for its "power at a distance" transmitter -- a way to charge your device through the air from about 15 feet away.

Thursday, Dec 28, 2017 at 11:56 PM PST

Apple Apologizes for Battery Slowdown

Apple Apologizes for Battery Slowdown

Apple released a statement Thursday addressing the company's controversial decision to slow down older phones as a means of protecting battery stability. While the company said there has been "a lot of...

Wednesday, Dec 27, 2017 at 06:14 PM PST

Noisebridge 'Hackerspace' in SF Raising Funds for New Home

Noisebridge 'Hackerspace' in SF Raising Funds for New Home

A unique San Francisco space is now fighting for its survival.

Saturday, Dec 23, 2017 at 03:22 AM PST
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By Jonathan Lloyd

Stunning SpaceX Rocket Launch Seen Around California

SpaceX launched a rocket and a streak could be seen across Southern California...View gallery

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Friday, Dec 22, 2017 at 05:45 PM PST

Small Businesses Forced to Keep Up Online

Small Businesses Forced to Keep Up Online

Are you still Christmas shopping? There are still some online sites that will deliver, but we found a surprising number of people closing the screens and hitting local stores. Business and tech reporter Scott...

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