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Bosch self-driving car spotted in California

CNET catches a car equipped with a sensor array and sporting a Bosch sign on its door roving the streets of Palo Alto, Calif., near a Bosch research office.

By July 19, 2013

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Bitcoin Foundation ordered to cease operations in California

Nonprofit organization devoted to promoting the virtual currency is accused of transmitting money without a license.

By June 23, 2013

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California man uses iPhone GPS to track down thieves

A GPS tracking system saves the day, again. One man uses it to find his stolen bag full of valuables, including his laptop, iPad, and iPhone.

By June 14, 2013

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3D-printed guns could be outlawed in California

Senator Leland Yee plans to introduce legislation to ban 3D-printed gun technology in order to "ensure that it is not used for the wrong purpose with potentially deadly consequences."

By May 8, 2013

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California gets first commercial white-space high-speed Internet

Years after the FCC agreed to open up white-space spectrum for unlicensed use in the U.S., California's rural Gold Country tries out the first commercial version of the service.

By April 22, 2013

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Report: Apple's 30-year ban at California resort lifted

Apple historians tell us that Steve Jobs and his charges were thrown out of the La Playa Carmel in 1983 for their bad behavior. "All is forgiven," the new owners say.

By April 16, 2013

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California court: Hands on the wheel, not on your maps app

In the Golden State, fiddling with your mapping app while driving is just as bad -- and illegal -- as typing out a text message or holding your phone to your ear, a judge rules.

By April 6, 2013

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Tech firms may balk at California push for citizen data access

A lawmaker wants the state to move toward what the EU gives its citizens in terms of "habeas data" rights -- the power to request one's personal data from companies that hold it. But Silicon Valley may well fight back.

By April 3, 2013

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California bill would expand clout of online college courses

State senator proposes requiring state's public institutions of higher learning to award academic credit for faculty-approved online courses.

By March 12, 2013

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Apple wins California credit card privacy case

Court finds that Apple and online retailers, unlike their brick-and-mortar counterparts, can collect personal information when processing credit card transactions.

By February 4, 2013