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Tuesday, Aug 29, 2017

Social Media Plays Life-Saving Role During Harvey Rescues

Social Media Plays Life-Saving Role During Harvey Rescues

Social media is playing a huge role during Harvey, the heaviest tropical downpour in United States history. Scott Budman reports.

Monday, Jul 10, 2017

Trump Administration Delays 'Startup Visas'

Trump Administration Delays 'Startup Visas'

Will Silicon Valley's job growth be put on hold? That's the fear some high-tech leaders have now that the Trump Administration has officially delayed a rule that would allow some foreign entrepreneurs to...

Friday, Jul 7, 2017

Tech Company Helps Pentagon Track N. Korea's Missile Program

Tech Company Helps Pentagon Track N. Korea's Missile Program

The Pentagon is turning to a small satellite company in Silicon Valley to help keep a crucial watchful eye on North Korea's missile program. Robert Handa reports.

Monday, Jul 3, 2017

'I'm a Creep. I'm Sorry': 500 Startups Co-Founder Resigns

'I'm a Creep. I'm Sorry': 500 Startups Co-Founder Resigns

The co-founder of Silicon Valley's 500 Startups is stepping down from the company after admitting he made inappropriate advances toward women in the workplace.

Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017

You Can Now Watch SF Giants Games in Virtual Reality

You Can Now Watch SF Giants Games in Virtual Reality

Major League Baseball is working with Intel's virtual reality team to broadcast games in the virtual world.

Monday, May 29, 2017

Zillow's 'Zestimate' Sparks Class Action Lawsuit

Zillow's 'Zestimate' Sparks Class Action Lawsuit

A class action lawsuit filed against Zillow claims the real estate site’s estimate on the value of homes violates consumer protection laws.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Are Robots Coming to Take Our Jobs?

Are Robots Coming to Take Our Jobs?

A Deloitte survey says close to half of millennials fear losing their jobs to a robot.

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017

Pepsi, United and Spicer Deal with Social Media Backlash

Pepsi, United and Spicer Deal with Social Media Backlash

This week has been a clinic in how social voices can move billion-dollar corporations to change what they are doing.

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.

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GLIDE to Hand Out Thousands of Thanksgiving Meals in SF
GLIDE to Hand Out Thousands of Thanksgiving Meals in SF

Thousands of people will share a Thanksgiving meal in San Francisco thanks to a long-standing tradition designed to help those in need.

Rash of Car Break-Ins Reported at Valley Fair Mall in SJ
Rash of Car Break-Ins Reported at Valley Fair Mall in SJ

Police are reminding holiday shoppers to put away shopping bags and other valuables in a locked trunk after a rash of cars were broken into at Valley Fair Mall in San Jose.

Thousands to Flock to Silicon Valley Turkey Trot in San Jose
Thousands to Flock to Silicon Valley Turkey Trot in San Jose

Thousands of runners on Thursday will flock to downtown San Jose for the annual "Turkey Trot" race.

Free Tipsy Tow Service From AAA Available on Thanksgiving
Free Tipsy Tow Service From AAA Available on Thanksgiving

A free towing service is available Thursday evening through early Friday morning in the Bay Area to get people home safely if they have been drinking, AAA officials said.

Thanksgiving Travelers Take to the Skies, Roads in Masses
Thanksgiving Travelers Take to the Skies, Roads in Masses

On one of the busiest travel days of the year, lots of people were flying in and out of the Bay Area on Wednesday, and lots were hitting the road, accompanied by law enforcement to make sure they do it by...