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Union Plan Gets a "Like" From Facebook Shuttle Drivers

Shuttle bus drivers who take Facebook employees to and from Silicon Valley overwhelmingly gave the "thumbs up" to forming a union on Wednesday, after they had complained publicly for months about their low pay, split shifts and health insurance benefits. Rome Aloise, secretary for Read »

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Pala Indians Launch Test of Online Gaming Site

Pala Indians Launch Test of Online Gaming Site

California's Pala Indians became the first tribe to offer Internet gambling in New Jersey on Wednesday. Watch »

Nov 19, 2014
Get Ready to Send Messages to Other Cars

Get Ready to Send Messages to Other Cars

Google wants developers to create apps for its new Android Auto, according to reports. Read »

Nov 19, 2014
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Google "Trekkers" Maps Street View for Hiking Trail

Google "trekkers" are helping you map out your next hiking trip and get a feel for being on the trail. The Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
Press: Here

Press: Here

Our "Press:Here" blog looks at Silicon Valley culture and business through the prism of three tech giants:... Read »

Jan 16, 2014
Uber Butts Heads With Journalists

Uber Butts Heads With Journalists

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick apologized Tuesday for one of his executive's suggestions that critics in the media should... Watch »

Nov 18, 2014
CDC Shelves Controversial Workplace Obesity Website

CDC Shelves Controversial Workplace Obesity Website

The CDC has taken down a much-criticized website that offered an "obesity cost calculator" to help... Read »

Nov 18, 2014
$19 Million in Silk Road Bitcoins Head to Auction

$19 Million in Silk Road Bitcoins Head to Auction

The U.S. Marshals Service will auction off 50,000 bitcoins valued around $19 million that were seized in October... Read »

Nov 17, 2014
WATCH: Tony Hawk Rides Hoverboard

WATCH: Tony Hawk Rides Hoverboard

The pro skateboarder tested the $10,000 prototype Hendo Hoverboard after husband and wife Greg and Jill Henderson... Read »

Nov 18, 2014
Uber To Let Passengers Stream Spotify Playlists

Uber To Let Passengers Stream Spotify Playlists

Starting Friday, customers of the ride-sharing service Uber in some cities will be able to stream their own Spotify... Read »

Nov 17, 2014
Website Exploits Passwords to Get Peek Inside Private Lives

Website Exploits Passwords to Get Peek Inside Private Lives

A new website has taken advantage of a weakness in many home security systems to take a peek inside people's private... Watch »

Nov 14, 2014
A Slower Internet? Net Neutrality Debate Heats Up

A Slower Internet? Net Neutrality Debate Heats Up

Pete Williams explains why a Federal Communications Commission regulation could have wide-ranging effects for how... Watch »

Nov 14, 2014
Comcast CEO: Full Steam Ahead on Time Warner Deal

Comcast CEO: Full Steam Ahead on Time Warner Deal

Comcast CEO Brian Roberts is moving "full steam ahead" with the company's proposed $45 billion acquisition of Time... Read »

Nov 13, 2014
Pilot Apps Vulnerable to Hacking: Study

Pilot Apps Vulnerable to Hacking: Study

Researchers: Common devices used by casual pilots could give hackers access to information pilot sees like location... Read »

Nov 12, 2014
Google Engineer Creates Algorithm for Happiness

Google Engineer Creates Algorithm for Happiness

Google engineer Chade-Meng Tan says he's created a three-point plan to happiness. Read »

Nov 12, 2014
Analysts Predict Video Game Sales for 2014 Holidays

Analysts Predict Video Game Sales for 2014 Holidays

Releases of popular video games let analysts to predict gaming sales for the upcoming holiday season. Read »

Nov 11, 2014

"Masque Attack" Could Leave Apple Devices Vulnerable

Security researchers say they've discovered a vulnerability in Apple's software, called "Masque Attack,'' that... Read »

Nov 11, 2014
TED Talks in San Diego

TED Talks in San Diego

You may have seen Ted Talks videos go viral but now the conference has popped up in San Diego. Watch »

Nov 10, 2014
Local Companies Showcase New Technology at TEDxSanDiego

Local Companies Showcase New Technology at TEDxSanDiego

You may have seen TED Talk videos online, but on Saturday, an independent version of the conference arrived in San... Watch »

Nov 9, 2014
Stanford Profs Test 'Quake Tech That Could Save Homes

Stanford Profs Test 'Quake Tech That Could Save Homes

A Stanford engineering professor has developed a new technology that he thinks may earthquake-proof single-family... Watch »

Nov 9, 2014

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