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Google Buys Music Streaming Service Songza

Google Buys Music Streaming Service Songza

In an effort to play a role in the online music business, Google has acquired streaming music service... Read »

Jul 1, 2014
California Legalizes Bitcoin

California Legalizes Bitcoin

Gov. Jerry Brown over the weekend signed legislation to legalize Bitcoin, ensuring that any barriers to... Read »

Jul 1, 2014
Users Angered at Facebook Emotion-Manipulation Study

Users Angered at Facebook Emotion-Manipulation Study

Facebook is dealing with a lot of unhappy users Monday morning after the Menlo Park company tweaked the feeds... Read »

Jun 30, 2014
Aereo Suspends Service After Supreme Court Ruling

Aereo Suspends Service After Supreme Court Ruling

Online-streaming service Aereo Inc. is temporarily closing down its operation, three days after it was dealt... Read »

Jun 28, 2014
NASA Launches

NASA Launches "Flying Saucer" Device

NASA launched a “flying saucer” into Earth’s atmosphere Saturday in a test of new technology that could help explore... Read »

Jun 28, 2014
Feds Auction 30,000 Bitcoins Seized in Silk Road Raid

Feds Auction 30,000 Bitcoins Seized in Silk Road Raid

The U.S. Marshals Service on Friday auctioned off thousands of bitcoins that were seized when notorious... Read »

Jun 27, 2014
Record Turnout Expected for Tech Companies at Gay Pride Parade

Record Turnout Expected for Tech Companies at Gay Pride Parade

A record number of tech firms are expected to show support for the LGBT community at San Francisco's annual... Watch »

Jun 27, 2014
Airship Over NSA Data Center:

Airship Over NSA Data Center: "Illegal Spying Below"

A bright green airship, emblazoned with "Illegal Spying Below," flew over the National Security... Read »

Jun 27, 2014
Want a Free Wedding? Uber Has the App for That

Want a Free Wedding? Uber Has the App for That

Not content to ride-share only, Uber is launching an "on-demand wedding" service on Read »

Jun 27, 2014
The New Silicon Valley? Priced-Out Tech Startups Head to Oakland

The New Silicon Valley? Priced-Out Tech Startups Head to Oakland

Tech companies are now branching out into the East Bay, favoring Oakland after being priced out of San Francisco and... Watch »

Jun 27, 2014
Robotic Suit That Helps Paralyzed Walk Gets FDA Approval

Robotic Suit That Helps Paralyzed Walk Gets FDA Approval

The FDA has approved a robotic exoskeleton that helps paralyzed people walk again, which means anyone can buy... Read »

Jun 26, 2014
Google and Apple Aim to Unify Large and Small Screens

Google and Apple Aim to Unify Large and Small Screens

Google and Apple share one common goal — to eliminate the barrier between phones, PCs, TVs and... Read »

Jun 26, 2014
HotelTonight Adds Keyless Entry and Mobile Check-In to App

HotelTonight Adds Keyless Entry and Mobile Check-In to App

A last-minute, mobile-only booking app has added keyless entry and mobile check-in, features that will likely become... Read »

Jun 25, 2014
Google Shows off Wearables at Developer Conference

Google Shows off Wearables at Developer Conference

Some 1 billion people are now using Android devices, Google said as the company kicked off its two-day... Read »

Jun 25, 2014
Occupy Protesters Arrested Outside Google Headquarters

Occupy Protesters Arrested Outside Google Headquarters

Ten protesters were arrested outside of Google's Mountain View headquarters Tuesday night as part of an... Read »

Jun 25, 2014
Watching Too Much TV Can Kill You: Study

Watching Too Much TV Can Kill You: Study

A new study shows that people who watch television for three or more hours a day are twice as likely to die in... Watch »

Jun 25, 2014
Joke in FAFSA Tweet Sparks Online Backlash

Joke in FAFSA Tweet Sparks Online Backlash

A tweet by the Education Department's federal student aid agency, which poked fun at student poverty,... Read »

Jun 25, 2014
SF Parking App Makers Threatened With Fines, Lawsuit

SF Parking App Makers Threatened With Fines, Lawsuit

Silicon Valley entrepreneurs who think they can solve San Francisco’s parking woes – and make some cash at the same... Watch »

Jun 24, 2014
Daughter's Letter Gets Dad Week Off of Work at Google

Daughter's Letter Gets Dad Week Off of Work at Google

A little girl's summer wish came true thanks to a letter she wrote to Google. Katie wanted her dad, who works... Read »

Jun 24, 2014
Google Doodle Takes on Office Workers Sneaking Peeks at World Cup

Google Doodle Takes on Office Workers Sneaking Peeks at World Cup

Google outted office workers around the world with a doodle that features the iconic "Google"... Read »

Jun 23, 2014
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