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Small-city mayors: Build your tech hardware in the US

Leaders of cities outside the typical tech metropolises -- specifically cities touched by Tesla's sprawling electric-car operation in California and Nevada -- want a bigger hand in tech manufacturing.

By October 2, 2014

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Quake early warning offers headstart but lacks funding

The biggest earthquake to rock the San Francisco Bay Area in 25 years hit early Sunday, and technology -- including a project in part backed by Google -- could put us into a better position than ever to react.

By August 25, 2014

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Vexed in the city: Silicon Valley's invasion of San Francisco

A major migration is under way, with technology companies large and small setting up shop in San Francisco and bypassing the historic heart of the tech industry.

By August 22, 2014

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Vexed in the city: Benioff says it's time to listen to the dissenters (Q&A)

As tech reshapes San Francisco, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff argues for a broader civic dialogue and says philanthropy offers a way to unite a city riven by increasing social discord.

By August 21, 2014

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Watch teaser for 'Family Guy'-'The Simpsons' crossover episode

Check out this nearly-five-minute preview of the upcoming episode where Peter Griffin and Homer Simpson finally meet.

By July 30, 2014

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Crave giveaway: Grado SR80e headphones

Prick up your ears and win a pair of comfy on-ear headphones that cost less than $100 but boast impressive sound.

By July 25, 2014

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BART tackles its 'Big Brother' moment

At hearing to discuss why transit authorities cut cell phone access during a protest rally, Orwell metaphors and hand-wringing rule the day.

By August 24, 2011

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FCC commissioner: BART critics may be right

Commissioner Robert McDowell says critics have raised "very valid points" about the transit agency's decision to cut cell service to prevent a planned protest, but the FCC's probe is ongoing.

By August 24, 2011

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Hackers break into BART police union Web site

Database of San Francisco-area transit police accounts, with e-mail addresses and passwords, appears online as a protest to cell phone service disruptions.

By August 17, 2011

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This Day in Tech: Data leaked from BART police union Web site; Turning toys into medical devices

Too busy to keep up with the tech news? Here are some of the more interesting stories from CNET for Wednesday, August 17.

By August 17, 2011