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7 Tech Trends for 2015
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7 Tech Trends for 2015

Will 2015 be the year of wearable tech? The long-awaited Apple Watch will be making its debut in early 2015 and consumers will be able to get their hands on newly available 3D printers to make food and collectibles. Smart home devices are also among the hot tech trends in the new... Read »

Nov 23, 2014
Big Businesses Guard Against Cyberattacks

Big Businesses Guard Against Cyberattacks

Businesses are expected to spend $71.1 billion this year on cybersecurity — a 7.9 percent increase over last year —... Read »

Nov 23, 2014
Company Unveils Electronically-Powered Skates

Company Unveils Electronically-Powered Skates

Acton, a Southern California company, has developed electronically-powered skates, with no pushing required. Watch »

Nov 22, 2014
Drivers Try to Trick Popular Traffic App Waze

Drivers Try to Trick Popular Traffic App Waze

Westside Los Angeles residents are working to fool Waze — a popular traffic app — into believing the side streets... Watch »

Nov 21, 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
Canceling Apps Like Uber Not Easy

Canceling Apps Like Uber Not Easy

Online apps make it very easy to cancel while they store your credit card and other personal information. Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
Union Plan Gets a

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... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
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
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

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