Almost 2 billion people around the world use smartphones -- typically worth hundreds of dollars a pop on the black market. A former smartphone thief explains their allure to street criminals.
Mounted on the backs of hikers, Google's 360-degree camera tech goes hiking in 14 California state parks and beaches.
Against the scenic backdrop of Northern California's Mount Tam, the search giant unveils its latest effort to stitch together a comprehensive view of the world.
This "off the rails" train ride is the perfect way to spend a night zapping the undead for some pre-Halloween fun.
Gov. Jerry Brown vetoes a bill that would have required law enforcement to obtain a warrant before using surveillance drones.
Uber, Lyft and Sidecar are told to halt any carpool features. The California Public Utilities Commission confirms it sent two copies of a warning letter to all three peer-to-peer car services.
The bill, which is now on the governor's desk, pits privacy advocates against law enforcement interests in managing the emerging technology.
Law prohibits online retailers from imposing contracts that require customers waive their right to express a negative opinion about their service experience.
A bill requiring smartphone makers to include antitheft software on devices sold in California is one step away from becoming law.
The architect of the plan to break California into six separate states faces a hilarious line of questioning from the Comedy Central talk show host.