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Women venture capitalists say to hell with the status quo

Powerful women are making their own rules of VC conduct.

By May 7, 2015

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George Lucas to build affordable housing in one of the richest parts of America

After residents living near George Lucas' Grady Ranch protested his planned studio into nonexistence, the film magnate made different plans for the land.

By April 19, 2015

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Do private high-tech commuter buses jibe with public transportation?

Jitney-like shuttle startups, such as Leap and Chariot, have been criticized as being elite services that compete with mass transit, but urban planners don't quite see it that way.

By April 12, 2015

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For cash-flush tech workers, San Francisco housing still a challenge

In techland, too many people fighting over too few houses makes home buying harder than finding the killer app.

By March 8, 2015

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Apple Watch to nab over half the smartwatch market, researcher predicts

Apple's upcoming wearable is expected to ship more than 15 million units worldwide this year, according to Strategy Analytics.

By March 5, 2015

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Pebble smartwatch officially adds Android Wear support for all

The feature was previously available in a beta release, but is now open to the public as a free update.

By February 17, 2015

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Apple Watch to be 'most successful smartwatch ever' -- research firm

Apple could sell 20M smartwatches this year, nabbing a quarter of the wearables market, market researcher says. But a flop would hurt everyone.

By February 17, 2015

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Diamond Ecstasy iPhone 6 could top $3.5 million in bling

A limited-edition bedazzled iPhone 6 from Goldgenie can be customized with an insane level of gold and gemstones.

By February 9, 2015

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T-Mobile wants to offer you a deal despite your credit score

The carrier's "Smartphone Equality" initiative is meant to reward customers who pay their bills on time with deals ordinarily available only to those with solid credit.

By January 22, 2015

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FCC chairman on schools: Basic connectivity is now inadequate

Chairman Tom Wheeler makes his case for higher-speed Internet access in schools, proposing a plan to increase the monthly fee in phone bills by 16 cents to cover new investment.

By November 17, 2014